Diamond Princess real-time news

This Is How Common Asymptomatic Coronavirus Is (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 28/05/2020 01:30:03

We’re here to guide you through the coronavirus lockdown. Sign up to the Life newsletter for daily tips, advice, how-tos and escapism.Many of us have no way of knowing if we’ve had symptom...

From near disaster to success story: how Japan has tackled coronavirus (source — www.theguardian.com) 22/05/2020 15:46:17

Criticism of government reaction has given way to plaudits for public’s virus-challenging habitsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageA little over a month ago, health experts we...

Coronavirus: Diamond Princess finally leaves Japan to get last of crew home (source — www.stuff.co.nz) 20/05/2020 06:21:54

Cruise ship that was part of an early Covid-19 outbreak on the move to repatriate crew.

Diamond Princess cruise ship finally leaves Japan to repatriate remaining crew after coronavirus outbreak (source — www.foxnews.com) 19/05/2020 16:34:04

The ship first set sail in January.

From the Diamond Princess to Newmarch House: Australia's COVID-19 death toll reaches 100 (source — www.smh.com.au) 19/05/2020 12:03:59

The country's first and 100th coronavirus deaths show the destruction this virus has wrought across Australia over 80 days.

Coronavirus is FIVE TIMES deadlier than the seasonal flu, report finds (source — ) 14/05/2020 18:29:02

A new study from Harvard University found that the death rate on the Diamond Princess ship was 0.5% compared to 0.1% for the seasonal flu, which makes coronavirus five times deadlier.

Has Japan dodged the coronavirus bullet? (source — www.thesundaily.my) 14/05/2020 05:28:55

TOKYO: With the world’s oldest population and one of the most crowded megacities on the planet as its capital, Japan should have provided a fertile breeding ground for the deadly coronavirus.Images of...

The startling fact about coronavirus cruise ship and what it means for testing (source — www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk) 07/05/2020 10:30:59

Almost three-quarters of people with coronavirus on the Diamond Princess showed NO symptoms

Just 273 people who arrived in UK in run-up to lockdown were quarantined (source — www.theguardian.com) 05/05/2020 09:14:52

Exclusive: Home Office figures cover period when 18.1m people entered countryCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageFewer than 300 people out of the 18.1 million who entered the U...

Just 273 people arriving in UK in run-up to lockdown quarantined (source — www.theguardian.com) 05/05/2020 08:00:28

Exclusive: Home Office figures cover period when 18.1m people entered countryCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageFewer than 300 people out of the 18.1 million who entered the U...

Helpful information

How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue immediately in the trash.
  • Avoid touching your face - nose, mouth and eyes.
  • Clean and desinfect frequently touched surfaces and objects. You can use sanitizer gel for this. Buy here one.
  • Stay home when you are sick except to get medical care
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Use sanitizer gel if you haven’t got access to water.
Coronavirus symptoms
Common symptoms:
  • Respiratory symptoms
  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Breathing difficulties
In more severe cases:
  • Pneumonia
  • Severe acute respiratory syndrome
  • Kidney failure
  • Death