One of Giacomo Puccini’s best-known pieces, the aria from the opera Turandot climaxes with the soaring proclamation: “I will win! I will win! I will win!”, considered by many to be a fitting rallying cry in the battle against coronavirus.
The 103-year-old woman was taken to hospital after testing positive with the killer virus. After her miraculous recovery, doctors joked that she would probably get into the Guinness Book of Records. She replied that she did not want to go to any book but to go home.
Polish President Andrzej Duda declared on Monday that he would never approve the privatisation of public hospitals "as long as he holds the post," and signed a declaration to this effect.
The antibodies present in the blood plasma of people who recovered from coronavirus can directly help patients suffering from COVID-19 and attack the virus.
The contactless testing capsule from Kraków firm Medicovid is divided into two sections – one for medical personnel and the other for the people being examined. Once the person’s temperature is measured by a thermal imaging camera, a red or green light is automatically displayed to indicate whether the person can move on.
Voted Restaurant of the Year in 2019 for their enormously popular Agie and Katie Restaurant in the UK’s Stoke on Trent, Agnieszka Biernat and Katarzyna Sitko are now helping their local community and front-line workers.
The young seals were picked up on the Baltic coast by Blue Patrols staffed by World Wildlife Foundation volunteers.
The University Hospital in the southern Polish city of Krakow has started testing samples for coronavirus using the super-efficient Cobas 6800, a demonstration machine, provided by pharmaceutical company Roche, which can conduct up to 1,400 tests per day.
As countries around the world prepare their health services to deal with the coronavirus pandemic, the report by NimbleFins shows Poland has 60.52 beds for every 1,000 people aged over 70, the highest number in Europe.
The city’s deputy mayor announced this afternoon that the the 57-year-old who was hospitalised earlier this week had now died.