Free Trade of Medical Supplies Key to Virus Fight: Johns Hopkins’ Krueger

May.13 — Anne Krueger, senior research professor of international economics at the Johns Hopkins University School for Advanced International Studies, discusses her post-pandemic outlook with Bloomberg’s Vonnie Quinn on “Bloomberg Markets.” The Bloomberg School of Public Health is supported by Michael R. Bloomberg, founder and majority owner of Bloomberg LP, the parent company of Bloomberg … Read more Free Trade of Medical Supplies Key to Virus Fight: Johns Hopkins’ Krueger

CDC Will Recommend Social Distancing at Workplaces Schools, Director Says

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert, is warning Congress that reopening the economy too soon during the coronavirus pandemic will result in “needless suffering and death.” Fauci is among the health experts testifying Tuesday to a Senate panel. His testimony comes as President Donald Trump is praising states that are reopening after … Read more CDC Will Recommend Social Distancing at Workplaces Schools, Director Says

Fauci Says at Least 8 ‘Top’ Covid-19 Vaccines Are in Development

Dr Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert, is warning Congress that reopening the economy too soon during the coronavirus pandemic will result in “needless suffering and death.” Fauci is among the health experts testifying Tuesday to a Senate panel. His testimony comes as President Donald Trump is praising states that are reopening after … Read more Fauci Says at Least 8 ‘Top’ Covid-19 Vaccines Are in Development

Fauci Warns of ‘Inevitable Return’ of Covid-19 Cases If States Reopen Too Soon

Dr Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert, is warning Congress that reopening the economy too soon during the coronavirus pandemic will result in “needless suffering and death.” Fauci is among the health experts testifying Tuesday to a Senate panel. His testimony comes as President Donald Trump is praising states that are reopening after … Read more Fauci Warns of ‘Inevitable Return’ of Covid-19 Cases If States Reopen Too Soon

CNN: Watch Trump’s evolution on his Covid-19 response

CNN have never been the biggest fans of President Trump, and on Covid-19, the best form of attack on the US President has been to point out his wavering at a time of crisis, something they have appeared glad, at all times, to do. President Trump’s comments about the coronavirus have evolved since the first … Read more CNN: Watch Trump’s evolution on his Covid-19 response

Paris Metro Commuters Return But Keep Their Distance

Commuters returned to the Paris metro on Monday as France relaxed its coronavirus lockdown. But carriages remained much emptier than usual and passengers appeared to respect social-distancing rules by sitting only in designated seats. There were signs indicating that certain seats were to be left empty, to enable passengers to keep their distance. People using … Read more Paris Metro Commuters Return But Keep Their Distance

Hundreds Party at Socially Distanced Drive-In Disco in Germany

Despite strict social-distancing guidelines currently in place in Germany people in the town of Schuettdorf managed to party the night away on Friday, May 1, as they attended a disco from the safety of their cars. Hundreds of vehicles packed into a busy venue where they were treated to three hours of live music at … Read more Hundreds Party at Socially Distanced Drive-In Disco in Germany

China Study Finds Up to 15% of Covid-19 Cases Are Reactivated

Among recovered Chinese Covid-19 patients, about 5% to 15% may have tested positive again, a Chinese study found. The rate of reactivation in China varied among different places, with some regions showing less than 1% of such cases among recovered patients, Wang Guiqiang, director of the department of infection at the Peking University First Hospital. … Read more China Study Finds Up to 15% of Covid-19 Cases Are Reactivated

Seeing ‘Glimmers of Hope’ on Coronavirus: Johns Hopkins’ Farley

May.07 — Johns Hopkins University Professor of Nursing Jason Farley discusses what is being learned about how individuals’ immune systems fight Covid-19 in different ways. He speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” The Bloomberg School of Public Health is supported by Michael R. Bloomberg, founder and majority owner of Bloomberg LP, the parent company of Bloomberg News.

Police in Lagos Arrested People Seen Breaking a Government-imposed Curfew

Police in the Nigerian city of Lagos arrested people seen breaking a government-imposed curfew late on Monday, AP reported. Some businesses reopened on Monday in Nigeria as the lockdown was eased in some cities but not all measures were relaxed. Nigeria has had 2,802 registered cases of COVID-19 and 93 deaths according to figures by … Read more Police in Lagos Arrested People Seen Breaking a Government-imposed Curfew

Expect More Deaths as States Reopen, Says Johns Hopkins’ Adalja

May.04 — Dr. Amesh Adalja of the Johns Hopkins University Center for Health Security, says more people will die as states reopen after the coronavirus outbreak. He speaks on “Bloomberg Markets.” The Bloomberg School of Public Health is supported by Michael R. Bloomberg, founder and majority owner of Bloomberg LP, the parent company of Bloomberg … Read more Expect More Deaths as States Reopen, Says Johns Hopkins’ Adalja

Coronavirus Lessons Learned in Patient Care: Johns Hopkins

Apr.30 — Johns Hopkins University Professor of Nursing Jason Farley explains what has been learned about treating Covid-19 patients, the need to increase testing in the United States, and signs of hope in batting the coronavirus pandemic. He speaks on “Bloomberg Surveillance.” The Bloomberg School of Public Health is supported by Michael R. Bloomberg, founder … Read more Coronavirus Lessons Learned in Patient Care: Johns Hopkins

De Blasio Defends Breaking Up Tightly Packed Hasidic Jewish Funeral

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio defended his tweets criticizing a large Jewish funeral on Wednesday at his daily coronavirus briefing. The mayor oversaw the dispersal of a large, tightly packed Hasidic Jewish funeral Tuesday night and lashed out at the mourners who had gathered in defiance of social distancing rules intended to curb … Read more De Blasio Defends Breaking Up Tightly Packed Hasidic Jewish Funeral

Live: Chinese doctors share COVID-19 experience with medics from Palestine and Jordan 全球疫情会诊室

As of April 28, COVID-19 cases have hit three million globally, with the death toll surpassing 210,000, according to the statistics released by Johns Hopkins University. CGTN’s “COVID-19 Frontline” livestream program invites three Chinese veteran experts from Peking Union Medical College Hospital, who served on the front lines fighting against #COVID19, share their first-hand working … Read more Live: Chinese doctors share COVID-19 experience with medics from Palestine and Jordan 全球疫情会诊室