The World Well being Group has joined TikTok to combat coronavirus misinformation

In the first WHO video, Benedetta Allegranzi, technical director of infection prevention and control, describes the measures that people can take to protect themselves from the new coronavirus and directs them to the organization's website for addi... More..

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United States coronavirus death toll rises as Chinese cases fall
by | Tuesday, March 03, 2020

United States coronavirus death toll rises as Chinese cases fall

The outbreak has raised fears for the world economy, with the OECD slashing its global growth forecast by half a percentage point to 2.4%, the worst performance since the 2008 financial crisis. The WHO says the...More..

Supreme Court will hear another case threatening ObamaCare
by | Monday, March 02, 2020

Supreme Court will hear another case threatening ObamaCare

In December 2019, the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 2-1 that a provision in Obamacare, referred to as the "individual mandate", which required people to obtain health insurance or pay a tax penalty,...More..

Pete Buttigieg Dropped Out and It’s Reshaping the Race
by | Monday, March 02, 2020

Pete Buttigieg Dropped Out and It’s Reshaping the Race

But ultimately the pressure from the Democratic Party establishment prevailed: Biden won 48 percent of the overall vote, compared to only 11 percent for Steyer, who failed to win a single delegate. And if Blo...More..

Ontario Confirms New Positive Cases of COVID-19
by | Monday, March 02, 2020

Ontario Confirms New Positive Cases of COVID-19

He was in self-isolation before he developed symptoms and has had no community exposure. Of the four new cases, three had recently been in Iran, the province said. Ontario confirmed three new positive cases o...More..

China coronavirus: Two deaths reported outside Hubei
by | Monday, March 02, 2020

China coronavirus: Two deaths reported outside Hubei

Health officials fear the transmission rate could accelerate as hundreds of millions of Chinese travel at home and overseas during week-long holidays for the Lunar New Year, which began on Saturday. Nationwide,...More..

Coronavirus cases in the United Kingdom jump to 35
by | Monday, March 02, 2020

Coronavirus cases in the United Kingdom jump to 35

Following their baby and engagement news, a spokesperson for the couple quoted by The Sun said: "Boris and Carrie are both delighted at this news". 31-year-old Symonds, a former Conservative Party head of...More..

Two new coronavirus cases confirmed in Washington
by | Monday, March 02, 2020

Two new coronavirus cases confirmed in Washington

Democrats, who will challenge Trump for the presidency in November, have criticized his administration for downplaying the crisis and not preparing for the disease to spread in the US. He had recently traveled ...More..

Trump Announces New Plans After the First U.S. Coronavirus Death
by | Monday, March 02, 2020

Trump Announces New Plans After the First U.S. Coronavirus Death

The coronavirus, which emerged in China late a year ago, has decimated global markets as it quickly moves around the world. Public Health is leading the effort to as quickly as possible identify close conta...More..

Florida health department labs now testing for new virus
by | Monday, March 02, 2020

Florida health department labs now testing for new virus

Authorities said the Manatee patient had not been in any of the countries now identified for restricted travel by federal authorities. DeSantis also said in his statement that he will be issuing an execu...More..

by | Monday, March 02, 2020

Australia records first coronavirus death

Australia has reported 29 cases of coronavirus, including the weekend death, but there has been no community transmission. The couple were among 3,711 passengers quarantined on board the Diamond Princess at Y...More..

COVID-19: Churches close, military assists as South Korea surpasses 3000 cases
by | Monday, March 02, 2020

COVID-19: Churches close, military assists as South Korea surpasses 3000 cases

In Japan, many schools began following through on Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's plan to close them for more than a month through the end of the Japanese academic year. It called for "supportive monetary and fisca...More..

by | Monday, March 02, 2020

Australia warns it can't stop the spread of coronavirus from overseas

Professor Brendan Murphy made the comment while explaining why Australia has banned arrivals from virus-hit Iran , but not two other major hotspots, Italy and South Korea. Instead, priests were told to pla...More..

202 new COVID-19 cases reported on Chinese mainland
by | Monday, March 02, 2020

202 new COVID-19 cases reported on Chinese mainland

China's central Hubei province , the epicentre of the country's the SARS-nCOV outbreak, reported less than 200 cases of new infections for the first time since January. The commission said that 715 people were...More..

by | Monday, March 02, 2020

Washington Governor Declares State of Emergency as One Person Dies of Coronavirus

The new coronavirus cases of unknown origin marks an escalation of the worldwide outbreak in the US because it means the virus could spread beyond the reach of preventative measures like quarantines, though sta...More..

by | Monday, March 02, 2020

Public Health England delays FA Cup games to encourage mental health mindfulness

In a YouGov survey of more than 3,000 adults conducted last summer, of those who had experienced early signs of mental health problems in the previous year, 45% of the men said they had never done anything to m...More..

Timeline of COVID-19 cases in Canada
by | Monday, March 02, 2020

Timeline of COVID-19 cases in Canada

The man was sent home the same day to recover and has been in self-isolation since then. The woman's husband also tested positive for the virus, although he had not traveled to Iran. On Feb. 25, the health agen...More..

Local spread of coronavirus marks turning point in U.S.
by | Monday, March 02, 2020

Local spread of coronavirus marks turning point in U.S.

The rapid spread of the coronavirus increased fears of a pandemic on Friday, with eight countries reporting their first cases and the World Health Organization (WHO) raising its global spread and impact risk ...More..

Washington man becomes first US Covid-19 fatality
by | Monday, March 02, 2020

Washington man becomes first US Covid-19 fatality

The announcement followed late-breaking news Friday night of two new cases in King and Snohomish counties. The patients had tested positive for the virus locally, but the results had not been confirmed by t...More..

by | Monday, March 02, 2020

78-Year-Old Evacuee From Japan Ship Is Australia's First Coronavirus Death

His 79-year-old wife was also infected with the disease during the cruise and remains in a Perth hospital. As the coronavirus continues its march across the globe, the number of confirmed cases in Australia i...More..

South Korea virus cases surge as World Health Organization sounds maximum alert
by | Sunday, March 01, 2020

South Korea virus cases surge as World Health Organization sounds maximum alert

China will take steps to bring back citizens from high-risk countries if necessary, foreign ministry official Cui Aimin told reporters on Sunday. The virus has proliferated around the globe over the past week...More..

FDA lets labs move ahead on in-house coronavirus tests
by | Sunday, March 01, 2020

FDA lets labs move ahead on in-house coronavirus tests

The state plans to request that the CDC deploy a team to IL to support these efforts, and Governor JB Pritzker has requested that hospitals across the state implement additional testing to improve surveillance ...More..

by | Sunday, March 01, 2020

USA confirms first death from Coronavirus in Washington state

It is not known how the patient was infected with the virus. Reports said over 87,000 people have been affected and more than 2,973 have died of coronavirus since the start of January this year. Trump this ...More..

Washington state declares state of emergency over COVID-19 outbreak
by | Sunday, March 01, 2020

Washington state declares state of emergency over COVID-19 outbreak

A spokesperson for EvergreenHealth Medical Center, Kayse Dahl, said the person died in the facility in the Seattle suburb of Kirkland. Coronavirus cases emerged up and down the US West Coast late Friday as ...More..

South Korea asks U.S. to avoid 'excessive measures' on virus
by | Sunday, March 01, 2020

South Korea asks U.S. to avoid 'excessive measures' on virus

Three women in the Daegu area died of the illness, taking the national toll to 16, the statement added. The rapid spread of the coronavirus has fuelled fears of a pandemic, with six countries reporting thei...More..

MA biotech firm releases potential coronavirus vaccine for human testing
by | Sunday, March 01, 2020

MA biotech firm releases potential coronavirus vaccine for human testing

As reported by an global media channel, the therapeutics and vaccines company produced the vaccine at their facilities in Massachusettes before sending the vials of the medicine, named mRNA-1273, to begin the...More..

California and OR both confirm new coronavirus cases of unknown origin
by | Sunday, March 01, 2020

California and OR both confirm new coronavirus cases of unknown origin

This is unrelated to the patient who died. On Friday, the Palo Alto Unified School District received a report that two of its students may have been exposed to coronavirus , according to a message from...More..

by | Sunday, March 01, 2020

Seattle Area Patient With Coronavirus Dies

Outside of China, 68 people have died, including the death in Washington state. Officials said several other residents at LifeCare are exhibiting potential COVID-19 symptoms and are being tested for the vir...More..

by | Sunday, March 01, 2020

First coronavirus death reported in US

Three patients in California, Oregon and Washington state were infected by unknown means, the CDC said, while the fourth case in Washington is likely travel related. Jay Inslee , one person in Washington st...More..

U.S. reports fourth Coronavirus infection
by | Saturday, February 29, 2020

U.S. reports fourth Coronavirus infection

Saturday's news comes less than 24 hour after state health officials announced two new cases of COVID-19 in the state, including an Everett High School student who contracted the disease. days later. US Pre...More..

Second COVID-19 case of unknown origin confirmed in US
by | Saturday, February 29, 2020

Second COVID-19 case of unknown origin confirmed in US

NY state's Department of Health filed an emergency application on Friday with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to be allowed to use a testing kit for the new coronavirus it has developed in-state, ac...More..

New coronavirus cases are second and third of unknown origin in US
by | Saturday, February 29, 2020

New coronavirus cases are second and third of unknown origin in US

Meanwhile, the World Health Organization said the risk that COVID-19 will spread and have a global impact is now "very high", raising its assessment for the coronavirus disease that's now been found in more...More..

Second Coronavirus Case Of Unknown Origin Confirmed In Santa Clara County
by | Saturday, February 29, 2020

Second Coronavirus Case Of Unknown Origin Confirmed In Santa Clara County

It's the third instance of the virus spreading without a traceable cause on the West Coast; earlier Friday, health officials reported the second such "community-spread" case in California . The discovery tha...More..

Agency: 2nd USA case of person who got virus from community
by | Saturday, February 29, 2020

Agency: 2nd USA case of person who got virus from community

The number of confirmed cases in the United Kingdom reached 20. It has not reported any cases. The worry is that as the virus appears on the continent, there are countries whose health systems are not well-posi...More..

New US coronavirus cases involve patients infected by unknown means
by | Saturday, February 29, 2020

New US coronavirus cases involve patients infected by unknown means

The Oregon patient is an adult resident of the state who works in a local elementary school, potentially exposing students and staff, the Oregonian reported . "But I want to assure everything that state an...More..