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Turkey says coronavirus pandemic ‘under control’

The coronavirus pandemic is “under control” in Turkey, the country’s health minister said on Wednesday, but warned citizens they still need to take the necessary precautions. The number of deaths per day in Turkey has fallen in the past week, remaining under 100 within a 24-hour period since April 26. And new infections are sharply […]

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Expert says UK likely has Europe’s highest virus death rate

A leading public health expert said Friday that Britain likely has the highest coronavirus death rate in Europe due to what he described as “system errors,” while the government defended its record in responding to the pandemic. Anthony Costello, director of the Institute for Global Health at University College London, said the U.K. “could see […]

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Doctor Says Exercise Remains Vital To Weight Loss

One sentiment about weight loss that has gotten so popular is that exercise is not so important to a weight loss journey. A lot of people even believe that weight loss is solely about diet and so people who want to shed weight should not bother about exercise. There have been different articles to this effect, supported with data from different studies to back up the theories. A doctor has, however, stated that the notion is an erroneous one. The doctor, […]