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Updated: 3rd February 2020 23:23Public Health

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“We have launched a people’s war of prevention of the epidemic," President Xi Jinping said.
“We must all act together now to limit further spread,” said the WHO's director-general of the virus that has already spread to 18 countries outside China.
The hand sanitizer company said it has begun updating information on its website in order to avoid legal action.
Experts explain if medical face masks work against illnesses like the Wuhan coronavirus.
The federal disease control agency said it was evaluating 110 people for the new coronavirus in the U.S.
The virus that originated in Wuhan is dimming Lunar New Years celebrations across China.
The number of deaths from the virus has risen to 25 and at least one man from a province bordering Beijing has died after visiting Wuhan.
The decision follows three Chinese cities being placed on lockdown in order to prevent the virus from spreading.
Cases of the infectious respiratory disease have been reported in China, the U.S., Thailand, Japan, Taiwan and South Korea.
Hundreds of millions of people are expected to travel both domestically and abroad for Lunar New Year, prompting fears the coronavirus could spread quickly.
Any romaine lettuce from California's Salinas Valley should be thrown out, the agency warned.
Heatwaves, drought, wildfires and infectious disease threaten to undermine decades of gains in global public health.
Between a changing industry and the pressure to cut costs, Americans are at risk from E. coli and salmonella.
According to the CDC, at least 37 people have died from vaping-related causes this year, as of the end of October.
As the death toll rises, health officials suspect products containing THC are a major factor.
There’s something lurking in the California wetlands that threatens a vital water supply.
There have been seven deaths and 530 confirmed and probable cases of lung injury linked to vaping, the CDC said Thursday.
And here's how we could finally (maybe, one day) get the epidemic under control.
The new law is expected to make it more difficult for parents to opt their children out of immunizations.