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As of Sunday, Canada has reported more than 14,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19, with over 200 deaths, according to Johns Hopkins University. In today’s COVID-19 Frontline, CGTN invites two experts of anesthesiology and pediatric surgery from Wuhan, once the epicenter of the outbreak, to share their valuable experience with Canadian counterparts, as fighting the #coronavirus pandemic has become a global issue. #COVID19 #Covid19Frontline
In This Story: Covid-19
Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.
Symptoms of coronavirus
The main symptoms of coronavirus are:
- a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
- a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
- shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)
Latest News about Covid-19
Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.