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Los Angeles County reports first death "due to monkeypox," the first such case in the US. Another death in Texas is being investigated
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Legionella was mentioned multiple times by local officials. See screenshot below from health ministry statement. Note that they said multiple strains were negative, not necessarily all of them
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Here's how the mayor's office describes the difference
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Replying to @Girofox1
Here's how the mayor's office describes the difference
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Biden's COVID symptoms have improved, his doctor says. He had a temperature of 99.4°F (37.4°C) last night
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Statement from the New York State Health Department on the first U.S. case of polio since 2008 health.ny.gov/press/releases…
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White House statement: President Biden tests positive for COVID-19, experiencing mild symptoms
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BREAKING: New York City raises COVID-19 Alert Level to high
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New York City issues mask advisory for all indoor public places, says COVID-19 Alert Level approaching “high”
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North Korea confirms COVID-19 is a nationwide epidemic with up to 350,000 cases. It emerged as a fever which spread "explosively"
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Biden orders U.S. flags to be flown at half-staff until sunset on May 16 in memory of the 1 million Americans who died of COVID-19
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Kim Jong Un seen wearing mask for the first time as he announces North Korea’s first coronavirus case and orders a nationwide lockdown
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Omicron wave in China could cause 1.5 million deaths if COVID Zero policy is dropped, researchers say, citing low vaccine rates among the elderly and China's less effective vaccine
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Replying to @adrienAK @DCDoc33
DC's public updates ended on February 28 but they were still providing updates through the CDC data tracker. That has stopped now as well. We don't know if it's temporarily or not. You can find the CDC data here: covid.cdc.gov/covid-data-tra…
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And for good measure, here's the response from the national spokeswoman for Veteran Affairs
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One more example, from the New Mexico Health Department about Navajo Nation
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