• Experts Worry Quarantine Procedures May Actually Increase Infection Risk on Cruise Ship Docked in Japan with COVID-19

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    As the number of confirmed COVID-19 coronavirus cases continues to increase on a quarantined cruise ship in Japan , public health experts are worried about the more than 3,400 passengers and crew members still on board the ship in what they say is an unprecedented situation. Some experts believe that the current quarantine procedures may be increasing the risk of infection among healthy passengers who have not been infected with the new coronavirus.
    Some passengers will be allowed to leave the ship but the majority will remain on board. Japanese authorities said that people aged 80 and...
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