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SA active virus cases close to zero

South Australia is edging closer to having no active coronavirus cases as it begins to lift restrictions on daily life. SA Health reported no new infections on Monday with the state’s infection total remaining on 439. Only one of those is still considered active. Another person remains in hospital after recovering from the illness but… Read More »

Answered: Critical virus questions

The deadly coronavirus has now spread to at least 100 countries, infecting more than 109,000 people and killing close to 4000. Governments and health authorities around the world are scrambling to contain the outbreak, closing schools, banning public gatherings, and declaring states of emergency. In Australia, where close to 80 cases of coronavirus have been… Read More »

Putting entire Canadian city under quarantine to contain virus inconceivable, unenforceable: expert

Placing an entire city under quarantine to prevent the spread of a virus is inconceivable, unenforceable and ineffective — and in Canada would be against the law, experts say. Steven Hoffman, a professor of global health, law and political science at York University, said he was shocked when he heard China had shut down Wuhan,… Read More »

What virus can cause acid reflux

Have you had any changes in your weight? If you notice your symptoms are active when you sleep, you can use extra pillows to raise the head of your bed. It helps, but it won’t get rid of what virus can cause acid reflux symptoms completely. However, not all people infected with the condition will… Read More »