Doctors from China, who served on the front lines in the fight against coronavirus pandemic, share their experience using traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) with experts from France, Italy, Brazil, Germany, and Hungary.
TCM has been used on more than 90 percent of China’s COVID-19 patients as experts say it is effective in reducing fever and boosting the body’s immunity. In Wuhan, the hardest-hit city, nearly all patients at temporary hospitals have used TCM to increase recovery rates and lower mortality rates. #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.