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Govt weighs mental health impact of virus

The federal government is expected to appoint Associate Professor Ruth Vine as the country’s first deputy chief medical officer for mental health to help direct the response to the coronavirus crisis. Health Minister Greg Hunt is expected to make a statement on mental health on Wednesday while Prof Vine, the former chief psychiatrist for Victoria,… Read More »

Coronavirus live updates: US State Department embarks on reopening; magician dies from virus

This is CNBC’s live blog covering all the latest news on the coronavirus outbreak. This blog will be updated throughout the day as the news breaks. Global cases: More than 3.93 million Global deaths: At least 274,900 Most cases reported: United States (1,283,929), Spain (222,857), Italy (217,185), United Kingdom (212,629), and Russia (187,859).  The data above was… Read More »