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Should We Be Wearing Face Masks? (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 22/04/2020 13:27:22

We’re here to guide you through the coronavirus lockdown. Sign up to the Life newsletter for daily tips, advice, how-tos and escapism.Face covers, or DIY cloth masks, are now mandatory – o...

Should We Be Wearing DIY Face Masks Or Face Covers In The UK? (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 22/04/2020 13:27:22

We’re here to guide you through the coronavirus lockdown. Sign up to the Life newsletter for daily tips, advice, how-tos and escapism.Face covers, or DIY cloth masks, are now mandatory – o...

Should We Be Wearing Homemade Face Masks? (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 22/04/2020 13:27:22

We’re here to guide you through the coronavirus lockdown. Sign up to the Life newsletter for daily tips, advice, how-tos and escapism.Face covers, or DIY cloth masks, are now mandatory – o...

Czech women spared from Easter whipping by coronavirus lockdown (source — www.mirror.co.uk) 14/04/2020 15:17:22

The Easter Whipping traditional that is a key part of the holy weekend in the Czech Republic, Slovakia and parts of Hungary was not practices this year due to the coronavirus lockdown

Coronavirus: Slovakia to test Roma community (source — www.bbc.co.uk) 03/04/2020 17:38:02

The government says around 1,500 members of the Roma community have recently returned from abroad.

Farmers across Europe bank on improvised armies of pickers to save harvest (source — www.theguardian.com) 03/04/2020 07:00:09

Growers from Ireland to Spain says coronavirus lockdown has stopped migrant workers from arrivingCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageAt this time of year John Greene is usually...

Coronavirus is now contaminating Europe's democracy | Jarosław Kuis and Karolina Wigura (source — www.theguardian.com) 01/04/2020 09:00:15

Viktor Orbán is using the pandemic to seize more power. This backsliding could permanently change the face of the EUCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageTo say that Europe is un...

Calls grow for Germany-wide use of face masks (source — www.theguardian.com) 31/03/2020 19:07:34

Regional officials urge federal government to make usage mandatory to counter Covid-19Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageCalls are growing in Germany for the government to imp...

Czechs get to work making masks after government decree (source — www.theguardian.com) 30/03/2020 18:29:12

Republic and Slovakia are only countries in Europe to make coronavirus mask-wearing mandatoryCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageCzech citizens have mobilised in a national eff...

The President Of Slovakia Has, Uh, Nailed Her Coronavirus Look (source — www.huffpost.com) 23/03/2020 21:08:02

Twitter users referred to Zuzana Čaputová's matching outfit, face mask included, as a "corona drip."

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