As per a Mayo Clinic expert, wearing masks is not a foolproof way of protecting yourself from the disease. Washing hands thoroughly and frequently, in addition to resisting touching your face will shield you better.
The health authority announced in a statement that it is providing this service through its 'Doctor for Every Citizen' initiative, which was launched by the authority last December to fulfil the goals of Article 5 of the Fifty-Year Charter.
World Health Organisation Director Dr Tedros Adhanom is the focus of attention as the 2019 novel coronavirus advances across the globe. He has been criticised by some health professionals
Coinciding with the deadly coronavirus outbreak, the penultimate chapter of the latest book ends with an infectious disease expert saying that, when it comes to “The Coming Pandemic,” “it’s a question of when, not if.”
Under the direction of our President Sheikh Khalifa, all resources were made available to ensure public safety, says Mohamed Bin Zayed.
Amidst the spread of coronavirus, toilet paper has become a symbol of safety and preparedness for the masses, and stockpiling is a way of easing the fear caused by the rise of the infection.
The Philippines recorded three additional coronavirus deaths and 29 new cases, bringing the domestic tally of infections to 140, as authorities placed the entire capital Manila under "community quarantine" for about a month beginning on Sunday.
More than half of all US novel coronavirus deaths so far have struck in King County, which encompasses the city of Seattle. The region has suffered 43 fatalities.
On March 10, the UN Special Rapporteur on human rights in Iran said he had asked Tehran to free all political prisoners temporarily from its overcrowded and disease-ridden jails to help stem the spread of coronavirus.