Tag: virus spread

News, Regulatory

WHO warns of tipping point in Covid pandemic, says Europe likely seeing ‘most acute’ phase of virus spread

January 7, 2021


The World Health Organization on Thursday warned of a tipping point in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic, amid growing fears over more infectious variants of the virus that have resulted in a surge of infections. Countries are scrambling to […]

Innovation, Research

Fist Bumps vs. Handshakes: How COVID-19 Does—and Doesn’t—Spread

February 19, 2020

Via: Time Health

With more than 73,000 people confirmed with COVID-19 infection as of Feb. 18, and nearly 2,000 deaths around the world, questions about how the virus spreads are becoming more urgent. Here’s what you should remember: COVID-19 spreads when the virus […]