COVID-19: Wuhan ends 76-day lockdown

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  • uhan, the epicenter of the COVID-19 pandemic, lifted its lockdown on April 8. China’s tough decision to isolate the city succeeded in slowing and then stopping the fast-spreading virus in its tracks, which gave the world time to prepare. Sadly by then, COVID-19 had already spread internationally, and what happened in Wuhan is now happening in other parts of the world. So what are the lessons to be learned? What is the experience of lockdown like in other parts of the world?

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    • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
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