Coronavirus is a “once in a century” pathogen, says Bill Gates

Philanthropist Bill Gates on Friday urged wealthy nations to help low- and middle-income countries strengthen their health systems in hopes of slowing down the spread of coronavirus, which according to Gates started acting like a pathogen “once in the century” . “By helping the countries of Africa and South Asia to prepare now” we can […]

Diabetes, CVD linked to the worst prognosis for COVID-19 infection

The indications so far are that people with diabetes and other chronic medical conditions, such as cardiovascular disease (CVD), will have a worse prognosis if they become infected with COVID-19, the new coronavirus that has emerged from China. There is also evidence that diabetes can increase the risk of COVID-19 infection two to three times, […]

Coronavirus could have leaked from China’s highest biosecurity laboratory alongside the market

Coronavirus may have emerged from a Wuhan laboratory leak, which studies deadly pathogens such as the SARS virus, scientists suggest. Health officials believe the severe acute coronavirus 2 respiratory syndrome (SARS-CoV-2), which causes coronavirus disease (COVID-19), originates from wild animals sold in the Huanan seafood wholesale market in Wuhan city. , which is home to […]