South Korea sees fight against virus spread at critical point 14.05.20

SEOUL (dpa-AFX) – After an accumulation of corona infections among clubgoers in Seoul, the South Korean health authorities see the fight against a new contagion wave at a critical point. Officials again warned on Thursday of the risk that the situation could get out of control and lead to a similar jump in the number […]

Honeybees infect foreign beehives – spectrum of science

The fact that viruses use perfidious reproductive strategies is actually old hat in the days of Corona. The tactics that researchers are now reporting in the magazine “PNAS” are particularly clever: honeybees infected with the so-called IAP virus are twice as likely to be admitted to other beehives as healthy fellows. This is probably due […]

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 SA updates: cases peak and close two schools for one day

What has been moved or canceled in SA This story about the coronavirus crisis is free for all readers – please support our journalism with a subscription The number of cases of South Australian corona viruses increased on Monday evening, forcing two Adelaide schools to block and one university to close their lectures. At least […]

Which countries are safe from virus outbreak?

While at home, Australians are encouraged to do business as usual, it’s a different matter for travelers. Prime Minister Scott Morrison has again extended the Australian travel ban to Italian people following a similar ban on South Korea, China and Iran. In addition to level 4 warnings for China, Iran, Italy, and parts of South […]

Starbucks bans hold cups to prevent the spread of the virus

Starbucks is banning ceramic cups and reusable personal cups from US stores. UU. As a precaution against the deadly coronavirus. The coffee giant, which had to close 4000 of its stores in China at the beginning of the outbreak, will still give a 10-cent discount to anyone who brings their own cup or requests a […]

A new medical opinion on the feasibility of corona masks

<div id = "firstBodyDiv" data-bind-html-content-type = "article" data-bind-html-compile = "article.body" data-first-article-body = " This question came in the British Guardian newspaper among the most common questions. In response, doctors say there is little evidence that masks protect the wearer from infection. Instead, doctors recommend people to wash their hands regularly, clean surfaces at work or […]

The man shows no symptoms for 27 days.

A man has begun to develop symptoms of coronavirus 27 days after coming into contact with an infected person, which makes authorities fear for the worst. A 70-year-old man in the Chinese province of Hubei was infected with coronavirus but showed no symptoms until almost four weeks later, the Chinese government said yesterday. This could […]