ffp2 mask, A DEAN KOONTZ BOOK FROM 1981 PREDICTED CORONAVIRUS IN BIZARRE COINCIDENCE No vaccine has been developed for coronavirus as of yet, which makes it dangerous in that respect. How did it start? It's not entirely clear how it started, but Chinese scientists believe the virus may have originated in bats. The pangolin, a type of scaly anteater was reported to be a possible host, according to a Chinese University. A study by the Wuhan Institute of Virology said that genome sequences from seven patients tested were identical to the bat coronavirus.
ffp2 mask - How does it transmit? It's believed the normal coronavirus can be transmitted most commonly through respiratory droplets in the air, as well as close contact with an infected person or touching areas contaminated with the virus before washing. The digestive tract may also transmit the disease, according to scientists from the Renmin Hospital of Wuhan University and the Wuhan Institute of Virology of the Chinese Academy of Science. HOW IS CORONAVIRUS TRANSMITTED? They recently discovered virus genetic material in feces samples and rectal swabs from some patients, Chinese state media reported.
ffp2 mask, What are the current travel restrictions? The U.S. declared the coronavirus a public health emergency with Trump signing an order barring entry to foreign nationals who recently were in China, other than the immediate family of American citizens and permanent residents. Officials at the CDC have advised travelers to avoid all nonessential travel to the country. The U.S. State Department raised its China travel advisory to Level 4: Do Not Travel. Those currently in China should consider departing using commercial means. The Department of State has requested that all non-essential U.S. government personnel defer travel to China in light of the novel coronavirus, The advisory said.
ffp2 mask - Vietnam stopped all flights to and from China. CORONAVIRUS TRAVEL BAN, STRICT INFECTION CONTROL WILL KEEP VIRUS AT BAY IN US, FORMER NY OFFICIAL SAYS Japan, Singapore, Indonesia, New Zealand, and Australia all have similar policies to the U.S. on restricting non-citizens. Mongolia and Singapore have shut their borders. Singapore said it would ban travelers from China's Hubei province. Pakistan says they're halting all flights to and from China The United Kingdom and New Zealand advised their people against nonessential travel to China.
ffp2 mask - A security guard wearing a protective face mask checks the temperature of a cleaning woman in Hong Kong, Friday, Feb. 14, 2020. COVID-19 viral illness has sickened tens of thousands of people in China since December. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu) Russia has signed an order to close the border between them and China. They also blocked tour groups from China. RUSSIAN WOMAN WHO ESCAPED HOSPITAL CORONAVIRUS QUARANTINE LOCKS HERSELF IN HOME, REPORT SAYS China has cut off access to Wuhan, the epicenter of the outbreak, trapping more than 50 million people