Search results for : World Health News

Showing 91 to 100 of 235 results


News Article

March 16, 2020
Coronavirus: US should ban meetings of more than 50 people for two months, says CDC

America’s top health body – the centres for disease control and prevention (CDC) – has recommended there be no gatherings of more than 50 people for the next two months to try and stop the spread of coronavirus...

read more »


News Article
Coronavirus: EU states record highest one-day death toll
March 16, 2020
Coronavirus: EU states record highest one-day death toll

The three states bearing the brunt of the coronavirus pandemic in Europe have all recorded their highest death tolls for a single day...

read more »


News Article
Coronavirus: States order sweeping restrictions to stem infection
March 16, 2020
Coronavirus: States order sweeping restrictions to stem infection

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has ordered sweeping restrictions on public life to take effect in the state amid the coronavirus pandemic...

read more »


News Article
Cuban drug could save thousands of lives in coronavirus pandemic
March 16, 2020
Cuban drug could save thousands of lives in coronavirus pandemic

CUBAN medicine could treat thousands of coronavirus patients as production of a “flagship” drug known to combat the disease is set to increase significantly, pharmaceutical bosses said at a press conference on Friday...

read more »


News Article
Getting your workplace ready for COVID-19
March 13, 2020
Getting your workplace ready for COVID-19

In January 2020 the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the outbreak of a new coronavirus disease in Hubei Province, China to be a Public Health Emergency of International Concern...

read more »


News Article
Sophie Trudeau, wife of Canadian Prime Minister, tests positive for Coronavirus
March 13, 2020
Sophie Trudeau, wife of Canadian Prime Minister, tests positive for Coronavirus

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will isolate himself for 14 days after his wife, Sophie Grégoire Trudeau, tested positive for coronavirus...

read more »


News Article
Coronavirus: Australian Grand Prix called off
March 13, 2020
Coronavirus: Australian Grand Prix called off

The Australian Grand Prix has been called off after teams and drivers forced the hand of Formula 1's bosses...

read more »


News Article
Coronavirus: NBA, NHL, MLS suspend seasons, MLB delays start of 2020 campaign
March 12, 2020
Coronavirus: NBA, NHL, MLS suspend seasons, MLB delays start of 2020 campaign

All major sport in the United States has been suspended amid the coronavirus outbreak...

read more »


News Article
Coronavirus confirmed as pandemic by World Health Organization
March 11, 2020
Coronavirus confirmed as pandemic by World Health Organization

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

read more »


News Article
Coronavirus: Virgin Atlantic admits flying near-empty planes
March 10, 2020
Coronavirus: Virgin Atlantic admits flying near-empty planes

Virgin Atlantic has confirmed it has been forced to operate some near-empty flights after bookings were dented by the coronavirus outbreak...

read more »