Coronavirus Outbreak (COVID – 19): WHO Update (2 November 2020)

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  • United Nations published this video item, entitled “Coronavirus Outbreak (COVID – 19): WHO Update (2 November 2020)” – below is their description.

    WHO – Press Conference: COVID-19 Update (Geneva, 02 November 2020)

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    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.

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    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)

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