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In response to the detection of the COVID-19 virus in China in December 2019, countries in the WHO European Region have been activating national plans to ensure that health and other systems are not just prepared for but also ready to respond to importation of this new virus. This means that public health officials can rapidly respond to reports of suspect cases and identify contacts at high risk; hospitals have the necessary equipment and guidance to manage cases while protecting health-care staff and other patients from infection; and the public understands the level of risk posed by the virus and how to minimize it.In response to the detection of the COVID-19 virus in China in December 2019, countries in the WHO European Region have been activating national plans to ensure that health and other systems are not just prepared for but also ready to respond to importation of this new virus. This means that public health officials can rapidly respond to reports of suspect cases and identify contacts at high risk; hospitals have the necessary equipment and guidance to manage cases while protecting health-care staff and other patients from infection; and the public understands the level of risk posed by the virus and how to minimize it.

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More than 1,300 people, almost all in China, have now died from COVID-19 — the newly minted name for the coronavirus disease first identified in Wuhan,More than 1,300 people, almost all in China, have now died from COVID-19 — the newly minted name for the coronavirus disease first identified in Wuhan,

How COVID-19 Kills: The New Coronavirus Disease Can Take A Deadly Turn | WJSU

The pandemic that is causing panic around the world comes with many names now – coronavirus, novel coronavirus and, lately, COVID-19. The World Health Organization giving it the official name of . . .The pandemic that is causing panic around the world comes with many names now – coronavirus, novel coronavirus and, lately, COVID-19. The World Health Organization giving it the official name of . . .

Opinion: Burnaby parents deserve better than bungled coronavirus messaging | Burnaby Now

Secretary Azar: Coronavirus Help Offered '1,300 Deaths Ago'HHS Secretary Azar: Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said Friday he and Centers for Disease Control Director Robert Redfield first offered to send CDC experts into China for the coronavirus epidemic on Jan. 6 — or "1,300 deaths ago"  — but they are still . . .

Secretary Azar: Coronavirus Help Offered '1,300 Deaths Ago' | Newsmax.com

A bad name for an illness can be dangerous. That’s why it took so long to settle on Covid-19.A bad name for an illness can be dangerous. That’s why it took so long to settle on Covid-19.

Coronavirus: The life-and-death consequences of naming the disease - Vox

Yesterday, the Ministry of Health held a press conference to update the nation on what is happening globally with the outbreak of the new coronavirus strain dubbed COVID-19 by the World Health Organization (WHO), as well as an update on the work being done locally to prepare.Yesterday, the Ministry of Health held a press conference to update the nation on what is happening globally with the outbreak of the new coronavirus strain dubbed COVID-19 by the World Health Organization (WHO), as well as an update on the work being done locally to prepare.

"Coronavirus (COVID-19) infections in Belize not a matter of 'if' but 'when,'" says Ministry of Health

The COVID-19 virus that began in China can infect anyone. Dr. Gabe Mirkin breaks down what you need to know to protect yourself.The COVID-19 virus that began in China can infect anyone. Dr. Gabe Mirkin breaks down what you need to know to protect yourself.

Recommendations for protecting yourself against COVID-19 - Villages-News.com

Calling it an "early warning system," Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar announced Friday that flu patients in San Francisco, Seattle, New York, Los Angeles and Chicago would also undergo testing for the coronavirus.Calling it an "early warning system," Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar announced Friday that flu patients in San Francisco, Seattle, New York, Los Angeles and Chicago would also undergo testing for the coronavirus.

Feds Employ ‘Early Warning System’; San Francisco Flu Patients To Be Tested For Coronavirus – CBS San Francisco

A team of international disease experts led by the World Health Organization (WHO) will arrive in China as early as this weekend to study the coronavirus, the agency said Friday.A team of international disease experts led by the World Health Organization (WHO) will arrive in China as early as this weekend to study the coronavirus, the agency said Friday.

WHO team headed to China as coronavirus cases climb | TheHill

A team of international disease experts led by the World Health Organization (WHO) will arrive in China as early as this weekend to study the coronavirus, the agency said Friday.A team of international disease experts led by the World Health Organization (WHO) will arrive in China as early as this weekend to study the coronavirus, the agency said Friday.

WHO team headed to China as coronavirus cases climb | TheHill

Most cases of the illness are characterized as mild, with symptoms similar to those of a common cold or the flu. But there have been over 1,300 deaths.Most cases of the illness are characterized as mild, with symptoms similar to those of a common cold or the flu. But there have been over 1,300 deaths.

How Patients Die After Contracting COVID-19, The New Coronavirus Disease : Goats and Soda : NPR