DW News published this video item, entitled “Brazil’s intensive care units fill up with young COVID patients | DW News” – below is their description.
The majority of coronavirus patients in ICUs in Brazil are aged 40 or younger. A recent report by the Brazilian Association of Intensive Medicine is based on data from over a third of Brazil’s intensive care wards. It shows significant increase in seriously ill young patients.
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Brazil is the largest country in both South America and Latin America.
Its capital is Brasília, and its most populous city is São Paulo. The federation is composed of the union of the 26 states and the Federal District. It is the largest country to have Portuguese as an official language and the only one in the Americas, as well as the most populous Roman Catholic-majority country.
Its Amazon basin includes a vast tropical forest, home to diverse wildlife, a variety of ecological systems, and extensive natural resources spanning numerous protected habitats. Brazil is classified as an upper-middle income economy by the World Bank and a newly industrialized country.