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Mainland China reports 12 new COVID-19 cases vs eight a day earlier – Reuters Africa

Mainland China reported 12 new COVID-19 cases on Sept 15, up from 8 a day earlier, the country’s national health authority said on Wednesday.

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FILE PHOTO: People use mobile phones on a boat sailing on Yangtze River following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Wuhan, Hubei province, China, September 3, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song
SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Mainland China reported 12 new COVID-19 cases on Sept 15, up from 8 a day earlier, the countrys national health authority said on Wednesday.
The National Health Commission said in a statement that all of the new cases were imported infections involving travellers…

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Infection through cold-chain industry prompts speculation over sources of Wuhan outbreak – Global Times

China has detected novel coronavirus on the packaging of frozen food, indicating that live coronavirus can be imported through long-distance transportation and…

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China has detected novel coronavirus on the packaging of frozen food, indicating that live coronavirus can be imported through long-distance transportation and infect cold-chain food industry workers, following recent outbreaks in Beijing’s Xinfadi market and Qingdao, East China’s Shandong Province. 
The new transmission route of the virus sparked discussions on the unexplained Wuhan outbreak. Some experts said it is possible that the source of the virus in Wuhan’s Huanan seafood market…

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Dr Hilary urges public to be ‘realistic’ and not make Christmas exception to Covid rules – Mirror Online

Good Morning Britain’s Dr Hilary Jones addressed reports a break from the coronavirus lockdown rules over Christmas was in doubt

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Dr Hilary Jones urged the public that sacrifices needed to be made, amid hopes the coronavirus lockdown rules would reduced for Christmas.
It was claimed on the show on Tuesday that many of the public had admitted they would break Covid-19 measures like the rule of six for the festive period, to see loved ones.
On Wednesday, reports claimed that there had been calls to put the whole of England in Tier 3 lockdown by the middle of December.
This could throw any hopes of a lift of the rules for Christmas…

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‘I needed to fix myself for my kids’: breaking the cycle of domestic abuse – The Guardian

Families with complicated lives are being helped by a project that supports both parents during their child’s first two years

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When Jess* was 11 weeks pregnant, she got into an argument with her boyfriend, Robbie*, who lashed out and hit her. Jess had suffered a previous miscarriage and was terrified of losing another baby.
I couldnt go through it again, says Jess. The idea of losing another baby because of a decision taken by Robbie was really traumatic for me.
She decided to go for a check up at her local hospital and while there, confided in a healthcare professional about the abuse she had suffered. I asked for help…

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