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Coronavirus - A Resource

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Coronavirus - A Resource

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Postby redsturgeon » March 16th, 2020, 11:04 am

CORONAVIRUS - A RESOURCE
This is a resource for Lemon Fools providing links to useful advice and facts on the state of the coronavirus situation both in the UK and globally.
We will keep this updated and endeavour to only link to official and scientifically accredited information.

ADDED 30/3/2020
The Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) Regulations 2020
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2020/350/made
Came into force at 1.00 p.m. on 26th March 2020

ADDED 25/3/2020
UK Department of Health and Social Care - online Google Docs spreadsheet data, which is updated earlier than the main UK online dashboard and also contains interesting charts etc -
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/ ... Y/htmlview

ADDED 23/3/2020
A very comprehensive overview of all aspects of Covid 19 from a website aimed at American health professionals but now made open source.
https://www.uptodate.com/home/covid-19-access

ADDED 21/3/2020 A MUST READ FOR EVERYONE
A detailed look at implications of plans going forward for US and UK
https://medium.com/@tomaspueyo/coronavi ... 9337092b56

ADDED 20/3/2020
Comprehensive up to date stats on the progress of the virus in different countries
http://nrg.cs.ucl.ac.uk/mjh/covid19/

ADDED 19/3/2020
This a a very comprehensive look at the numbers from a global perspective.
https://ourworldindata.org/coronavirus

ADDED 18/3/2020
All schools across the UK to close to most students from Friday, children of key workers excepted.

ADDED 17/3/2020
Details of latest social distancing advice from the government
https://www.gov.uk/government/publicati ... ble-adults

IMPORTANT OFFICIAL SITES AND GLOBAL STATS
The first important link for the UK is the NHS site, this gives advice on what to do if you think you have the virus and is updated regularly.
https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/

Here is the NHS site for Scotland:
https://www.nhsinform.scot/coronavirus

This is the official World Health Organisation link for information and updates on the global situation.
https://www.who.int/emergencies/disease ... virus-2019

Public Health England (Dashboard) for up to date UK numbers
https://www.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashboar ... 484dd4bb14

Global Dashboard for up to date global numbers
https://www.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashboar ... 7b48e9ecf6

This is the CDC website (Centres for Disease Control and Prevention for the USA
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nc ... index.html

Here is some useful advice regarding medication for a fever
Advice from the French Minister of Health
If you have symptoms, do not use anti-inflammatory drugs (eg Ibuprofen) as your pain killer as it can inflame to symptoms. Use Paracetamol. If you are already using anti-inflammatories, then talk to your doctor.

https://www.lemonde.fr/societe/article/ ... _3224.html

Here is a useful guidance for Asthmatics
https://www.asthma.org.uk/advice/trigge ... -covid-19/

This Coronavirus post is put together by the Mods. You cannot post directly onto this thread. If you want to suggest an addition to it or a correction, etc please make your suggestion on the coronavirus suggestion thread on the Health & Wellbeing board.

There are some other Coronavirus threads where users can contribute directly. Please keep any posts to the relevant thread:
CV - Chatter : viewtopic.php?f=29&t=22218
CV - Macro investment : viewtopic.php?f=76&t=21665
CV - Health : viewtopic.php?f=86&t=22298
CV - Political: viewtopic.php?f=63&t=21581

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