This illustration, created by Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), reveals ultrastructural morphology exhibited by coronaviruses. Note the spikes that adorn the outer surface of the virus, which impart the look of a corona surrounding the virion, when viewed electron microscopically. A novel coronavirus, named Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), was identified as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness first detected in Wuhan, China in 2019. The illness caused by this virus has been named coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)
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FDA & CDC: Pause Johnson & Johnson Vaccines During Investigation of Rare Blood Clotting Disorder in Brain in 6 Recipients

203 The FDA and CDC on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 recommended a pause in use of Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose coronavirus vaccine after six United States recipients of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine developed a […]

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CDC Reports on COVID-19 Outbreak Among Attendees of a Chicago Exercise Facility: 55 COVID-19 Infections of 81 in Attendance at High-Intensity Classes; People Attended with Symptoms, Used Masks Infrequently

429 The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) published a study Wednesday, February 24, 2021 September 8, 2020 that detailed factors in a study that found that 55 out of 81 exercisers at a gym in […]

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How the NFL Discovered that the COVID-19 Protection Protocol of 6-Foot Social Distancing with 15-Minutes Max Was Wrong

798 What business probably had one of the most sophisticated contact tracing and contact warning systems of any business in the world — and definitely better than the White House in 2020? The National Football […]

Illustration, created by Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
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Advisory Committee for CDC Recommends First Population Groups to Get COVID-19 Vaccinations As One Person Dies Per Minute of Coronavirus COVID-19 Illness

118 First Phase Priority Includes 21 Million Health Care Workers and 3 Million Residents of Long-Term Care Facilities, But Not Paramedics and Other First Responders Health care personnel and residents of long-term care facilities will […]

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Prospect High School Girls Volleyball Players in 14-Day Quarantine as Precaution for Possible Close Contact with Person with Positive Test for COVID-19

436 Families of Prospect High School girls volleyball players were notified Monday, October 26, 2020 that a person who had contact with the team tested positive recently for COVID-19. As a precaution, a 14-day quarantine […]

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CDC Updates COVID-19 Guidance Regarding Transmission in Uncommon Circumstances; Acknowledges Spread by Airborne Transmission

107 The CDC revised the Coronavirus COVID-19 Guidance “How COVID-19 Spreads“ on Monday, October 5, 2020, describing limited, uncommon circumstances where people with COVID-19 infected others who were more than 6 feet away or who […]

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Girl, Age 13, with COVID-19 Connected As Source of an Outbreak at a 3-Week Duration Family Gathering that Infected 11 People from Four States, June–July 2020

386 The Centers for Disease Control reported Monday, October 5, 2020 that there is increasing evidence that children and adolescents can efficiently transmit SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). During July–August 2020, […]

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Monday Stocks Start with Circuit Breaker, Trading Halted Immediately After the Bell, S&P Falls 9.3%, DJI 20,935.16 (-2250.46)

74 CARDINAL NEWS Headlines, News Highlights and Current Events for Monday, March 16 2020 NBC Nightly News Sunday, March 15 2020. Trading was halted for 15 minutes immediately after the open triggered by an 8.14% […]

Arlington Heights Mariano's Pharmacy Barrier set up during operating hours on Tuesday, March 10, 2020
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Coronavirus Case Each in Kane and McHenry Counties Mark First Illinois Cases Outside Cook County; 6 New Cases in Cook County

913 The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH), Kane County Health Department (KCHD), and the McHenry County Department of Health (MCDH) today announced the first Illinois residents outside of Chicago and Cook County to test […]

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World Health Organization Provides Details on Personal Protective Equipment: Masks, Respirators, Gloves, Goggles, Face Shields and Gowns

555 According to the World Health Organization (WHO), Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), caused by the COVID-19 virus, was first detected in Wuhan, China, in December 2019. On Thursday, January 30, 2020, the WHO Director-General declared […]

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MPD Police Chief: 5 Shot and Killed, Shooter Died of Self Inflicted Gunshot Wound at Molson Coors Beverage Company in Milwaukee

271 CARDINAL NEWS Headlines, News Highlights and Current Events for Wednesday, February 26 2020 NBC Nightly News live coverage of Molson Coors mass shooting Tuesday, February 26 2020. 5 employees killed, shooter dead at Molson […]