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South Korea     Cases : 25,424Deaths : 450
New virus cases under 100 for 6th day; untraceable, cluster infections still worrisome
New virus cases under 100 for 6th day; untraceable, cluster infections still worrisome
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South Korea's new coronavirus cases rose by double digits for the sixth day on Wednesday, marking nearly a week of low numbers, but untraceable and sporadic cluster infections continued to put strain on the country's virus fight. Imported cases also reached an almost three-month high. The country added 91 more COVID-19 cases, including 57 domestic infections, raising the total caseload to 25,424, according to the Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency (KDCA). The figure marked a sharp in
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 S. Korea investigating teen death’s link to heat-exposed flu vaccine
S. Korea investigating teen death’s link to heat-exposed flu vaccine
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Public health authorities in South Korea are investigating possible links between the death of a teenager and a flu vaccine that experienced heat fluctuations. The Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency said in Monday’s press briefing that a 17-year-old boy without preexisting medical conditions died at his Incheon home on Oct. 16, two days after getting a flu shot. The vaccine he received was a product distributed by Shinsung pharmaceutical company, which was earlier accused of han
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