Media briefing on COVID-19 Technology Pool Access (C-TAP) Anniversary

World Health Organization (WHO) published this video item, entitled “Media briefing on COVID-19 Technology Pool Access (C-TAP) Anniversary” – below is their description.

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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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