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Mexican Border State Hospital Manager Dies from Coronavirus

The administrative manager of a hospital in the border state of Coahuila died from complications with the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), relatives say. State health officials remain quiet, however, the death marks the third of such from the same clinic.

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19 Doctors from Mexican Hospital Test Positive for Coronavirus

Mexican officials confirmed that 19 doctors from one hospital tested positive to the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). Health leaders claim all were infected outside the hospital and therefore should not considered an outbreak scenario.

In this March 25, 2020 file photo, medical staff tend to patients at the intensive care unit of the Casalpalocco COVID-19 Clinic on the outskirts of Rome. The pressures on intensive care units in Italy and Spain may have eased in recent days as new coronavirus cases decline, but the …

Mexican Coronavirus Cases Spike 21% over Weekend

Mexican health officials saw a 21 percent jump in new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in a span of two days, leading to a total of 2,143 since the pandemic first arrived in the country. Officials are warning the public “the toughest” part is yet to come.

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Coronavirus Rises to 1,890 Confirmed Cases in Mexico

Mexican health officials revealed that the worst is yet to come as the number of cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to grow. The number climbed again on Saturday, reaching a total of 1,890 cases.

A nurse checks a patient inside an isolated room set for posible Coronavirus cases in Tijuana's General Hospital, in Tijuana, Mexico, on March 2, 2020. - Mexico confirmed its fourth case of the new coronavirus on Saturday, February 29, 2020, after a young woman tested positive for infection. (Photo by …

Mexico Says No Benefit to Wearing Face Masks as Coronavirus Cases Reach 1,688

Mexico’s top health officials said there is no scientifically proven benefit for the general public wearing face covers or masks in curbing the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The statement contradicts new recommendations from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that encourage the use of cloth overs. The dismissing of covers by Mexican officials also comes at a time when cases of the virus have climbed to 1,688 — up 178 new confirmed patients from the day before.

Jose Villanueva, 77, originally from Durango, Mexico, adjusts his face mask after eating in the Boyle Heights area of Los Angeles on Wednesday, April 1, 2020. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has recommended that the city's 4 million people wear masks when going outside amid the spreading coronavirus. Garcetti on …

‘Non-Essential’ Mexican Brewery Closures Trigger Massive Beer Runs

Thousands of residents in the border state of Nuevo Leon rushed supermarkets and convenience stores to purchase massive quantities of beer after the shutdown of breweries. The panic buying comes as health officials ask the public to stay indoors and keep a safe distance.

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Mexican Governor Mocks News Outlets After Deadly Attack on Journalist

A Mexican governor used social media to slam news outlets which reported on the violent attack of a journalist who eventually died. The politician claimed media prematurely reported the journalist’s death to criticize his administration. The victim was the previous target of threats from at least one other politician.

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Coronavirus Cases in Mexico Nearing 1000 Total

Mexican health officials revealed that over the weekend, they saw a spike of 276 new cases of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) for a total of 993 infected since the start of the pandemic. Two governors and a congresswoman are also patients.

MEXICO CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 13: A passenger wearing a protective mask checks a phone after arriving at Mexico City airport on March 13, 2020 in Mexico City, Mexico. Mexican peso, crude oil price and Mexican stock market have been plunging considerably after WHO declared COVID-19 a pandemic on Wednesday …

Second Mexican Governor in Two Days Tests Positive for Coronavirus

A second Mexican governor announced that he tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The announcement comes just one day after another governor who had recent meetings with Mexico’s president also announced his infection with the virus.

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Mexico Reports 132 New Coronavirus Cases as Totals Reach 717

Mexican health officials announced 132 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) on Friday as the new totals reach 717 confirmed cases and 12 fatalities. Five medical care providers also became infected while treating patients of the pandemic.

GUADALAJARA CITY, MEXICO - MARCH 27:  The traditional Calandrias remain active for tourists despite the measures taken in the city to avoid the spread of coronavirus COVID-19 on March 27, 2020 in Guadalajara, Mexico. While most countries and major cities have ordered a lockdown to halt COVID-19 spread, Mexican president …

Mexican Governors Ask AMLO to Stop Americans from Crossing Border

Three Mexican border governors called on the president of Mexico to halt border crossings from Texas as cases of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) continue to rise. The call to action comes as Mexico prepares for the Holy Week vacation period that tends to drive up the number of visitors to the northern states.

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