Health care braces for shortages of supplies due to coronavirus

(CNN) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has contacted dozens of medical device manufacturers whose facilities in China may be at risk of creatingRead More

Ecuador reports 1st new virus case; Mexico confirms 2 more

QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Officials in Ecuador on Saturday confirmed the first case of the new coronavirus in the South American nation, while Mexico reportedRead More

3 Florida health department labs now testing for new virus

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Three Florida Department of Health labs are now able to test for the new coronavirus, cutting wait times significantly forRead More

US ups travel restrictions as Trump says more cases ‘likely’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Seeking to reassure the American public, President Donald Trump said Saturday there was “no reason to panic” as the new coronavirus claimedRead More

Washington state sees 1st virus death in US, declares emergency

(AP) — The governor of Washington declared a state of emergency Saturday after a man died there of COVID-19, the first such reported death inRead More

Trump to discuss coronavirus threat Saturday at White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Saturday he’ll address the nation about the coronavirus threat, as officials in Washington state reported the first U.S.Read More

Virus’ effect on world economy grows after Trump lashes out

TOKYO (AP) — The coronavirus outbreak’s impact on the world economy grew more alarming on Saturday, even after President Donald Trump denounced criticism of hisRead More

States to get test kits as White House amps up virus effort

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health officials scrambled Friday to get coronavirus testing up and running in every state, as the Trump administration signaled it mayRead More

The best prevention against the coronavirus is still washing your hands. Here’s the proper way to do it

(CNN) — When it comes to novel coronavirus protection, face masks are futile. There isn’t a vaccine yet. So the best way to prevent transmission of the novel coronavirusRead More

Officials seeking to prevent price gouging as virus fears grow

As fears of the coronavirus grow amid its woldwide spread, officials in Florida are monitoring price gouging to prevent buyers from getting ripped off. TheRead More