"He did not have insurance, so he was not treated," Parris said, adding that medical personnel at this emergency center, whose name was not released by authorities, advised the teen to go to the Antelope Valley Hospital emergency department, the public hospital in the area.Full Story
Turkey has seen a rapid increase in the number of COVID-19 cases over the past week, prompting the government to implement new measures to contain the illness.Full Story
Subway passengers in Wuhan in the central province of Hubei were required to wear masks and be checked for fever after service resumed Saturday, the official Xinhua News Agency reported.
Health experts say the virus’ spread, though still at an early stage, resembles the arc seen in Europe, adding to widespread anxiety.
The stress caused by social isolation is exacerbating tensions and increasing "the risk of domestic and sexual violence against women and children."
Governor Cuomo said that a unilateral quarantine for New york would create "chaos and mayhem"
Europe has suffered the brunt of the coronavirus crisis in recent weeks, with millions across the continent on lockdown and the streets of Paris, Rome and Madrid eerily empty.
Health authorities are researching on the people with whom the infected had contact.
Five staff members and one staff contractor at three separate facilities in New York also recently tested positive.