Coronavirus more easily infects COPD patients and smokers – Russian newspaper

People with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), as well as smokers, have a higher risk of contracting coronavirus, a number of reports from China confirm this. This opinion was expressed in an interview with News-Medical by the medical professor of the Canadian University of British Columbia Don Sin. According to him, the reason is that […]

The streets of Sydney are deserted as the closure increases

The streets of Sydney resembled a ghost town overnight, less than two months after images of the abandoned city of Wuhan in China were blasted around the world. With Australian restaurants and cafes now forced to take away and deliver home, and residents follow the advice to stay at home, the normally busy streets of […]

How viruses broke containment and spread all over the world

Stop the flights. Stop the boats. Close the borders. Why didn’t it all stop that COVID-19 infected the world? COVID-19 has two properties that made containment almost impossible. It takes up to two weeks between the infection and the appearance of symptoms. And for part of that time, ignorant sufferers can be ignorant spreaders. Some […]

Coronavirus World Updates: Patients Escape Hospitals

It was a dramatic day around the world when the corona virus continued to spread fatally. According to Clarence House, Prince Charles has been diagnosed with Corona virus, with concerns for the Queen, even though she is “in good health” as the UK has seen the most dramatic increase in confirmed cases to date. In […]

The lock in Wuhan is due to be lifted as the COVID-19 cases are closed

The Chinese authorities have announced the end of a two-month ban on the province that triggered the coronavirus pandemic. The announcement came on Tuesday when officials said COVID-19 cases in Hubei province are waning. However, cases of the virus are rapidly escalating around the world, causing undue social and economic disasters. The virus has now […]

WHO chief warns that the spread of COVID-19 is “accelerating”

The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) said the coronavirus pandemic is “accelerating” with 100,000 new infections worldwide in just four days. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said this was in contrast to the 67 days it has taken to reach 100,000 infected people since the first reported case of COVID-19. Further “aggressive” measures are needed, […]

The Tokyo Olympics were postponed to 2021 due to the outbreak of the corona virus

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he and the head of the International Olympic Committee approved the idea of ​​postponing the Tokyo Olympics by about a year. Abe spoke to reporters on Tuesday after a phone call with IOC President Thomas Bach about the postponement of the games amid growing concerns about the coronavirus pandemic. […]

Australian Olympic champion Genevieve Gregson breaks Tan’s record in Melbourne

She may not travel to Tokyo this year, but that didn’t stop Genevieve Gregson from doing anything remarkable in 2020. Gregson – a medium-distance runner who normally participates in 3000m steeplechase and 1500m races – represented Australia at London 2012 and Rio 2016 and finished fifth at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 2018. After the […]

Coronavirus: Prime Minister Scott Morrison wants to escalate Australia’s shutdown

Australia’s next lockdown phase: what it could look like Additional face masks arrive when the fear of breakouts increases The blockade of Australia is being tightened and includes food courts, auction rooms, real estate auctions, open days, massage parlors, beauty salons and a number of other non-essential services. Prime Minister Scott Morrison has unveiled other […]