Fighting the Corona ….. Extra! Extra!

A  …..  WHO updates are the most reliable

https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/situation-reports/ 

This website contains daily updates on the coranavirus in the form of daily situation reports published by WHO – and for those interested in reliable data, it is a better source than from governments or the media.

B …. Some Heartening News …courtesy of Nihal Rajapakse, 19 March 2020

— China has closed down its last coronavirus hospital. Not enough new cases to support them.

Doctors in India have been successful in treating Coronavirus. Combination of drugs used: Lopinavir, Retonovir, Oseltamivir along with Chlorphenamine. They are going to suggest same medicine, globally.

Researchers of the Erasmus Medical Center claim to have found an antibody against coronavirus.
– A 103-year-old Chinese grandmother has made a full recovery from COVID-19 after being treated for 6 days in Wuhan, China

.- Apple reopens all 42 china stores

Cleveland Clinic developed a COVID-19 test that gives results in hours, not days.
– Good news from South Korea, where the number of new cases is declining.
– Italy is hit hard, experts say, only because they have the oldest population in Europe.
Scientists in Israel likely to announce the development of a coronavirus vaccine.
– 3 Maryland coronavirus patients fully recovered; able to return to everyday life.
– A network of Canadian scientists are making excellent progress in Covid-19 research.
A San Diego biotech company is developing a Covid-19 vaccine in collaboration with Duke University and National University of Singapore.
– Tulsa County’s first positive COVID-19 case has recovered. This individual has had two negative tests, which is the indicator of recovery.
– All 7 patients who were getting treated for at Safdarjung hospital in New Delhi have recovered.
– Plasma from newly recovered patients from Covid -19 can treat others infected by Covid-19.

So it’s not all bad news. Let’s care for each other and stay focused on safety of those most vulnerable.

Rohan de Soysa

9:48 PM (9 minutes ago)

 
I found that

https:/www.worldometers.info and then look under Health where you find Corona virus latest updates (live) was also a good site.

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