Boy reunites with Army reservist mother after 6 weeks

Sandra Daoust, a nurse, was deployed to New York City with the 454th Medical Unit out of Portsmouth to help in the COVID-19 battle.

In This Story: COVID-19

Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

Symptoms of coronavirus

The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

  • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
  • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
  • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

Latest News about Covid-19

Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • After Covid-19: The road to economic recovery
  • 45 percent of Nepal’s COVID-19 tests come back positive in second wave
  • Nepal puzzles over Chinese proposal for ‘separation line’ on Mount Everest
  • Coronavirus pandemic: US authorizes Pfizer jab for 12-15 year olds
  • Coronavirus pandemic: France opens up vaccines to all adults over 50 years old
  • In This Story: New York City

    New York City (NYC) is located in the U.S. state of New York. The city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, the largest metropolitan area in the world with approximately 23 million people in its combined statistical area.

    New York City has been described as the cultural, financial, and media capital of the world, hosting the headquarters of the United Nations, as well as the New York Stock Exchange.

    2 Recent Items: New York City

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  • New York to Offer Free Subway Rides, Yankees Tickets for Getting Vaccinated
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