WHO admits AIRBORNE spread of coronavirus ‘cannot be ruled out’

WHO admits AIRBORNE spread of coronavirus ‘cannot be ruled out’ after more than 200 scientists pushed the agency to alter its guidance The WHO had long dismissed the prospect of coronavirus spreading in the air  But more than 200 researchers wrote this week that studies show ‘beyond any reasonable doubt’ that airborne spread is happening … Read more WHO admits AIRBORNE spread of coronavirus ‘cannot be ruled out’

Congress told of US withdrawal from World Health Organization

BREAKING NEWS: White House tells Congress it is formally withdrawing from the World Health Organization – to fury from Democrats who say the move ‘leaves Americans sick’ and alone The White House provided formal notification to Congress  Trump announced the move amid the pandemic He blasted the WHO for failing to contain the virus and … Read more Congress told of US withdrawal from World Health Organization

White House tells Congress it is formally withdrawing from the World Health Organization

BREAKING NEWS: White House tells Congress it is formally withdrawing from the World Health Organization – to fury from Democrats who say the move ‘leaves Americans sick’ and alone The White House provided formal notification to Congress  Trump announced the move amid the pandemic He blasted the WHO for failing to contain the virus and … Read more White House tells Congress it is formally withdrawing from the World Health Organization

Where to buy face masks in the UK: Best re-usable and surgical face coverings online

Wondering where to buy a face mask or face covering in the UK? The UK government and the World Health Organisation (WHO) have advised that we should all wear face coverings in public spaces when social distancing is not possible to help stop the spread of coronavirus. It has also become mandatory to wear face … Read more Where to buy face masks in the UK: Best re-usable and surgical face coverings online

Coronavirus UK: Big outbreaks inevitable if rules aren’t kept to

Britain will inevitably suffer ‘big’ Covid-19 outbreaks if people continue to flout social distancing rules, a leading expert claimed today. Dr David Nabarro, a World Health Organization coronavirus expert, conceded that ‘everybody has got to have fun’ after more than 100 days of lockdown. But he warned clusters of the virus will inevitably break out … Read more Coronavirus UK: Big outbreaks inevitable if rules aren’t kept to

The worst is yet to come: World Health Organization warns

The worst of the Covid-19 pandemic is ‘yet to come’, the World Health Organization (WHO) has warned. WHO director Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus claimed the spread of the virus was actually speeding up, despite lockdowns being loosened around the world. He said countries like South Korea, China, Germany, Singapore and Japan had shown there is a … Read more The worst is yet to come: World Health Organization warns

Sacha Baron Cohen gets conservative festival goers to sing about ‘injecting WHO with the Wuhan flu’

Comedian Sacha Baron Cohen carried out a stunt in which he convinced US conservative festival goers to sing about injecting scientists, journalists and political figures with the ‘Wuhan flu’. The Borat and Ali G star infiltrated the right-wing rally in Olympia, Washington, where he took to the stage disguised as a country singer. Footage shows … Read more Sacha Baron Cohen gets conservative festival goers to sing about ‘injecting WHO with the Wuhan flu’

Fighting off future Covid-19 is ‘touch and go’, top WHO official warns

It is ‘touch and go’ as to whether local Covid-19 outbreaks can be controlled, a top World Health Organization (WHO) official warned today. Yesterday the UN agency revealed Europe has seen a dramatic surge in coronavirus cases since lockdown easing measures began.   Dr David Nabarro, a WHO special envoy, told BBC Radio 4’s Today programme: … Read more Fighting off future Covid-19 is ‘touch and go’, top WHO official warns

Bill Gates rips US for ‘turning inward’ during COVID crisis

Microsoft founder Bill Gates harshly criticized the United States’ response to the coronavirus pandemic saying its refusal to work with other countries has caused a ‘vacuum’ in solving the global problem. Gates said that the U.S. had been more concerned with ‘trying to cast blame’ for the spread of the virus instead of collaborating with … Read more Bill Gates rips US for ‘turning inward’ during COVID crisis

Two-metre rule has NO basis in science, leading scientists say amid calls to drop the measure

Britain’s two-metre social distancing rule is based on no evidence, leading scientists have claimed amid mounting calls to drop the measure. Two University of Oxford experts argue there is little proof to support the restriction, after reviewing a World Health Organisation paper on the contentious topic. Of 38 studies, only one looked specifically at coronavirus … Read more Two-metre rule has NO basis in science, leading scientists say amid calls to drop the measure