Australia activates new COVID-19 pandemic plan

The Australian government activated its emergency response plan for global pandemics as the coronavirus spreads rapidly outside of China. Titled “The COVID-19 plan,” the plan presents a strategy to address the case of a large-scale coronavirus outbreak amid warnings that a pandemic is coming. RELATED: Coronavirus outbreak spreads throughout Europe RELATED: Minister of sweat infected […]

2 New Case of Illness Illuminated by Reporting at Vernon Hills Senior Home – NBC Chicago

Two new cases of Legionnaires’ disease were reported in a senior house in the northern Vernon Suburbs, bringing the total to five, including one fatal case. The cases of serious respiratory disease were first reported to health officers in February Brookdale Senior Living, 145 N. Milwaukee Ave., according to the County Health Department. A spokesman […]

China detects bird flu outbreak near Hubei province

China has detected an outbreak of bird flu near the epicenter of the deadly coronavirus. The bird flu outbreak was reported on Saturday in Hunan, which borders Hubei Province, where the coronavirus exploded in December. “The outbreak occurred on a farm in the Shuangqing District of Shaoyang City,” said officials from the Chinese Ministry of […]