China on Thursday reported 254 new daily deaths and a spike in daily virus cases of 15,152. Let that sink in for a moment. More than 15,000 new reported cases and 254 new reported deaths … in just one day!
The total reported deaths from the more than 2-month-old outbreak stood at 1,367, with the total reported number of confirmed cases mounting to 59,804.
This is the most informative video I’ve seen on the coronavirus. Even though it’s 27 minutes long, I highly recommend that you watch it. It maintains that the Chinese are vastly, vastly underreporting things that are happening right now, and suggests ways that you might protect yourself.
And even if the reporting were correct, things are already way worse than the SARS epidemic.
This is NOT the flu. He thinks it is at least 10 times more deadly, maybe more. Very, very virulent.
Chengdu, the 6th largest city in China with 14 million people, is now on lockdown. Locking down entire major cities at enormous economic risk and expense.
The Pentagon is preparing quarantine centers in the U.S. Eleven military bases near major airports in the U.S. are preparing quarantine centers for possible coronavirus patients (Each one will hold only 20 patients.)
At 21:28 in he tells you how to disinfect inanimate surfaces, which I think might be very useful to know.
The video speaks of even more cases in Europe and the U.S.
Thanks to Sonya Porter for this video