Pandemic: the major stages of six months of global crisis

From the first official Chinese notification at the end of 2019 to the more than 511,000 deaths now recorded, here are the main stages of the COVID-19 pandemic. On December 31, 2019, the Chinese authorities notified the World Health Organization (WHO) of cases of pneumonia of unknown origin in Wuhan (11 million inhabitants), capital of […]

Coronavirus. Death toll rises to 722, contagion rhythm increased again

Today there are 3,399 more cases, while on Friday there were 3,143 new infections, after several days when the number of new cases had been decreasing. Health officials are treating 6,101 critically ill patients and have already released 2,050 people who contracted pneumonia caused by the new coronavirus, first detected in the Chinese city of […]

Li Wenliang: Chinese doctor who warned of coronavirus is dead

“I’m much more afraid of the flu” According to the doctors, the two patients at the Frankfurt University Hospital who were infected with the coronavirus were isolated. They are fine. They could take normal food and get no infusions or other medication, clinic doctors said at a press conference on Sunday. The virus was detected […]

Li Wenliang: Chinese doctor who warned of coronavirus is dead

“I’m much more afraid of the flu” According to the doctors, the two patients at the Frankfurt University Hospital who were infected with the coronavirus were isolated. They are fine. They could take normal food and get no infusions or other medication, clinic doctors said at a press conference on Sunday. The virus was detected […]

Coronavirus. Wuhan Hospital confirms death of doctor Li Wenliang

The eye doctor became known after reporting the onset of the new coronavirus epidemic at Wuhan Central Hospital in late December. He was one of eight doctors who posted alerts on social media about what was going on, which it earned him to be investigated by the police and forced into silence. Li “died after […]