CDC expert's coronavirus worst-case scenario: "Between 160 million and 214 million people in the U.S. could be infected over the course of the epidemic."
Amazon, with more than 53,000 employees at its Seattle headquarters, is creating a $5 million to assist nearby small businesses that have been affected financially by the coronavirus outbreak.
The novel coronavirus COVID-19 claimed its first victim in California on Wednesday. That prompted Gov. Gavin Newsom to declare a coronavirus state of emergency.
The deadly novel coronavirus known as COVID-19 has reached Europe, the Middle East and has infected more of Asia. So far, five people have died in northern Italy.
A Chinese study has determined that the coronavirus COVID-19 is more contagious than related viruses that cause MERS or SARS, CNN reported Wednesday.
The continuing spread of the coronavirus has pushed the deadly Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo from the top spot in the world’s health news.
While most people around the world were celebrating New Year’s Eve, Chinese officials were alerting WHO of the appearance of coronavirus cases in Wuhan.
Despite the massive use of face masks, the coronavirus continues to spread rapidly in China, with more than 17,000 cases.
The World Health Organization (WHO) today declared the spread of the coronavirus a global health emergency, The New York Times reports.