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Turkey coronavirus deaths pass 100: health minister

Credit: CC0 Public Domain More than 100 people have died from the novel coronavirus in Turkey, according to the health minister on Saturday, as 1,704 new cases were recorded. Fahrettin Koca shared the latest figures in an image on Twitter, showing 16 more people had died in the last 24 hours, pushing the total death […]

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Bundeswehr flies at Covid-19 ill Italians to Germany

Coronavirus outbreak in Germany: 306 people have already died, 48.354 are infected with the Coronavirus. Worldwide more than 500,000 cases were registered. Meanwhile, the United States recorded more than 82,000 cases, most of the Corona cases worldwide. All the information about the Corona-crisis you will find in the News Ticker of FOCUS Online. Due to […]

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Getting outside is good for physical and mental health, say experts

In light of recent park closures by conservation authorities and municipalities to prevent the spread of COVID-19, people need to be creative in how they connect with nature, says Kyle Rich, Assistant Professor of Recreation and Leisure Studies at Brock University. Connecting with nature could include activities like gardening, strolling around the block or walking […]

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Vitamin D deficiency: How lacking in the essential vitamin increases risk from Covid-19

Protecting the immune system is vital during these concerning times. The immune system consists of a complex collection of cells, processes and chemicals that constantly defends the body against invading pathogens, including viruses, toxins and bacteria. Keeping the immune system healthy is key to preventing infections and disease. Making healthy lifestyle choices are the most […]