Coronavirus: How to prepare yourself for a lock-down

People have been asking for it, others have been fearing it. Some countries in the meantime have been living it. So, we'd rather be prepared. We are not promoting bulk buying in any way, we...
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COVID-19 and Animals

Many are rightfully concerned about their pets during this time. While this virus seems to have emerged from an animal source, it is now spreading from person-to-person. There is no reason to think that...
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Preventing the spread of Coronavirus by those who feel sick

This guidance provides information for home isolation and preventative steps for household members, intimate partners, and caregivers in a non-healthcare setting of a person with symptomatic, laboratory-confirmed COVID-19. This interim guidance is based on what...
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VIDEO: How to protect yourself from Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Protect yourself and your community from getting and spreading respiratory illnesses like coronavirus disease 2019. Everyone has a role to play in getting ready and staying healthy. You can practice routine cleaning of frequently touched surfaces...

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Map tracker

Whilst  some of us are (hopefully) in our homes, doing our part to avoid further contamination, it is important to know exactly what we are dealing with. The WHO says that Coronaviruses (CoV) are a large...

Coronavirus, can it last 30 minutes in the air and travel 4.5 meters indoors?

How long can Coronavirus survive in the air and what is the true safety distance to be kept to avoid contagion? The virus, we know, is new and many studies are underway to understand...

Chinese researchers confirmed that patients can transmit the coronavirus without showing symptoms

Chinese researchers have confirmed a case of asymptomatic transmission of the new coronavirus: A 20-year-old woman from Wuhan passed it to five of her family members but never got physically sick herself.

Coronavirus, Tom Hanks found out he was infected when he was in Australia

Tom Hanks, the first famous actor "infected" with coronavirus in the United States, had a simple cold, not very high fever, sore throat - in short, the symptoms of a classic flu at any other...

VIDEO: San Diego Lab Discovers COVID-19 Vaccine!

We would like to be hopeful and keep our fingers crossed, not only that this is true but also that this vaccine will work and be the answer to all our prayers. The DNA-based...

Coronavirus Malta: Schools, childcare centres, university to shut down

All schools and childcare centres will close for a week as from tomorrow Friday 13th. This was announced a few minutes ago by Prime Minister Robert Abela. This includes the University of Malta, and the...