Coronavirus panic: 'More and more younger people' being struck down - WHO warning

AS THE number of coronavirus deaths surpass 50,000 globally, the World Health Organization (WHO) have said more and more younger people are falling severely ill.

Experts said the majority of people who experience severe illness still tend to be older, but more individuals in their 30s, 40s and 50s have started being admitted to intensive care with the disease and dying, despite having no underlying health conditions. Dr Mike Ryan, executive director of WHO's emergencies programme, said at a press conference in Geneva on Friday one in six COVID-19 deaths in Korea had been people under the age of 60.

In the past six weeks, at least 15 per cent of...
source: Express

2020-04-04 10:20
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