Others stood in solidarity with the World Health Organization, with New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern noting that "at a time like this when we need to be sharing information and we need to have advice we can rely on, the World Health Organization has provided that".
What does that mean? "It means you are testing people who by definition are out of the home and not at work", Cuomo said. Still, if 13.9% of the state's population of more than 19 million were infected, the number of cases would be far higher than current estimates suggest.
So, when exposed to direct sunlight, a temperature of 21 to 24 degrees Celsius and humidity of 80% the virus begins to die within two minutes of being on the surface. "So it'd be interesting to check that". Meanwhile, Kashif Mahmood, a doctor in Charleston, West Virginia, tweeted that "As a physician, I can't recommend injecting disinfectant into the lungs or using UV radiation inside the body to treat COVID-19".
Researchers analysed data on 368 U.S. military veterans from Veterans Health Administration (VA) and found that 28pc of 97 patients given hydroxychloroquine along with standard care died, compared with a death rate of 11pc for the 158 patients who did not receive the drug .
An argument from the mayor of Las Vegas about opening the city's casinos has hit a fever pitch. Anderson Cooper appeared on CNN this afternoon to talk with colleague Brianna Keilar about his wild interview with Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman .
In Asia, many health and safety measures were already more common before the Covid-19 outbreak. She said later in the interview regarding the guidelines that casinos and businesses will need to follow to reopen, "That's up to [the casinos] to figure out", adding, "I don't own a casino".