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Novel coronavirus is losing its potency, says a top Italian doctor
The head of a Milan hospital told reporters that recent swab tests have shown a less viral load than previous findings, suggesting that the coronavirus in Italy may be less potent now than it was before. Italy is attempting a return to normal life after losing over 33,000 lives since the outbreak came to light on February 21.