Hong Kong hospitals cut services as thousands of medical workers went on strike for a second day Tuesday to demand the border with mainland China be shut completely.
A doctor who led the World Health Organization’s response to the 2002-03 SARS outbreak said it’s too early to tell when the new coronavirus will peak.
The first patients arrived Monday at a 1,000-bed hospital built in 10 days as part of China's sweeping efforts to fight a new virus that is causing global alarm.
The United States on Friday declared a public health emergency and announced significant entry restrictions because of a new virus that hit China and has spread to other nations.
A World Health Organization official in Africa says the new virus “could overwhelm health systems we have in Africa.”
Nearly 200 Americans were evacuated from the city of Wuhan and flown to March Air Reserve Base in Southern California until authorities confirm they don't have the virus.
The World Health Organization declared the outbreak sparked by a new virus in China that has spread to more than a dozen countries as a global emergency Thursday.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention today confirmed that the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) has spread between two people in the United States.
China counted 170 deaths from a new virus Thursday and more countries reported infections, including some spread locally.
People around the world are buying up protective face masks in hopes of keeping the new virus from China at bay. But do the masks work? It depends.