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Stricter COVID-19 restrictions likely saved THOUSANDS of lives in European countries, study finds  (source — www.dailymail.co.uk) 13/01/2021 01:03:54

A new CDC study found based a score from one to 100, based on measures and the date each country hit 0.02 new COVID-19 deaths per 100,000 people, Serbia had the best score of 100.

Luka Milivojevic apologises for breaking coronavirus rules in NYE party with Fulham star Aleksandar Mitrovic (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 07/01/2021 01:16:55

LUKA MILIVOJEVIC has apologised for breaking Covid rules by seeing in the New Year at a gathering with Fulham star Aleksandar Mitrovic. As revealed by SunSport on Friday, footage emerged on social med...

Serbian PM starts country’s Covid-19 vaccination (source — www.thesundaily.my) 24/12/2020 15:20:03

BELGRADE: Serbian Prime Minister Ana Brnabic received a Covid-19 jab on Thursday in a bid to boost public faith in vaccines as the country kicked off its immunisation campaign.Several other top doctor...

‘Catastrophic’: Balkan healthcare overwhelmed by virus surge (source — www.thesundaily.my) 29/11/2020 10:47:22

BELGRADE: Not enough beds and not enough doctors: a skyrocketing coronavirus caseload is pushing hospitals in the Balkans to the cusp of collapse, in chaotic scenes reminding some medics of the region...

Serbia coronavirus: The Church losing its leaders to the pandemic (source — www.bbc.co.uk) 29/11/2020 03:08:50

Few organisations have taken a bigger hit from coronavirus than the Serbian Orthodox Church

Andy Murray calls for mandatory coronavirus vaccinations in tennis after Novak Djokovic was branded anti-vaxxer (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 25/11/2020 01:30:00

ANDY MURRAY wants the coronavirus vaccine to be mandatory in tennis so the sport can return to normality. Serbian Novak Djokovic was labelled an anti-vaxxer for comments he made in lockdown. The ...

Virus deaths of senior Serb religious leaders triggers alarm (source — www.independent.co.uk) 23/11/2020 18:23:25

After the two top Serbian Orthodox Church leaders died within a month after testing positive with the coronavirus, health experts and even hardcore believers are starting to worry

Serbian patriarch buried with few virus measures in place (source — www.independent.co.uk) 22/11/2020 16:18:27

Thousands of people have attended the funeral of Serbian Patriarch Irinej who died after contracting the coronavirus, many ignoring preventive measures against the virus

Serbia: Thousands mourn Patriarch Irinej amid Covid concerns (source — www.bbc.co.uk) 21/11/2020 22:55:38

Worshippers pay their respects to the head of the Serbian Orthodox Church, who died with Covid-19.

COVID-19 deaths of Serbian clerics highlight virus worries (source — www.independent.co.uk) 21/11/2020 22:42:47

The coronavirus-related deaths of two Serbian Orthodox Church clerics in Europe are highlighting concerns about what religious institutions and the faithful are doing and not doing to spread of the de...

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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.
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  • Stay home when you are sick except to get medical care
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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