Coronavirus may never go away, World Health Organization warns

Coronavirus may never go away, World Health Organization warns

NYC Health and Hospital officer walk-in COVID-19 testing in inner city neighborhoods. – New York City, New York/USA May 7, 2020 (Shutterstock) By BBC The coronavirus “may never go away”, the World Health Organization (WHO) has warned. Speaking at a briefing on Wednesday, WHO emergencies director Dr Mike Ryan warned against trying to predict when […]

Coronavirus confirmed as pandemic by World Health Organization

The coronavirus outbreak has been labelled a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO).

Coronavirus confirmed as pandemic by World Health Organization

By BBC WHO chief Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said the number of cases outside China had increased 13-fold over the past two weeks. He said he was “deeply concerned” by “alarming levels of inaction” over the virus. A pandemic is a disease that is spreading in multiple countries around the world at the same time. […]