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Trending Medical and health breaking news China says ‘positive’ signs as Xi’an cases ease

Trending Medical and health breaking news China says ‘positive’ signs as Xi’an cases ease

Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain New COVID-19 cases in the locked-down Chinese city of Xi’an fell to their lowest in a week, health officials said Sunday, as residents face their eleventh day under strict home confinement. China has followed a “zero COVID” approach involving tight border restrictions and swift, targeted lockdowns since the virus first surfaced…

Trending Medical and health breaking news China reports highest number of coronavirus cases in four months

Trending Medical and health breaking news China reports highest number of coronavirus cases in four months

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain China Saturday reported its highest number of new coronavirus cases in four months as officials rushed to contain outbreaks in several regions, including Xi’an city where millions are still under lockdown. China, where the coronavirus was first detected in late 2019, is on high alert for new infections as it prepares…