Infection rates continue to rise in India and Latin America – BBC News

While many countries are focused on preventing a second wave of Covid-19, others are still very much struggling with the first one. The infection rate is surging in India, Armenia, Iraq, Brazil, Mexico and Chile.

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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.

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.

5 Recent Items: COVID-19

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  • The threat of ‘vaccine nationalism’ – BBC News
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