Hubei Province holds its 52nd press conference to update the media on the latest treatment measures in one of Wuhan’s designated COVID-19 treatment hospitals, Tongji Medical College of HUST. Meanwhile, medical teams from other provinces that came to help Wuhan talk about their experiences.
As of March 20, some 12,000 medical workers who headed to support Wuhan from other parts of China have finished their work and left Hubei in batches, according to an official from the National Health Commission. #coronavirus #COVID19
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.