I’m trying to improve health habits to avoid touching my face in an effort to decrease infections. I made a prototype called Postponavirus. I’m using Machine Learning and operant conditioning to notice and correct my unwanted face-touching. How could I improve this for others to use? : Coronavirus

In December 2019, a novel coronavirus strain (SARS-CoV-2) emerged in the city of Wuhan, China. This subreddit seeks to monitor the spread of the disease COVID-19, declared a PHEIC by the WHO. Please be civil and empathetic. This subreddit is for high quality posts and…

Vatican Tries to Tamp Down Questions on Pope’s Health

ROME—The Vatican on Tuesday sought to end speculation that Pope Francis might have contracted the coronavirus, following nearly a week of concern about the pope’s health amid the epidemic’s spread in Italy. “The Holy Father’s cold diagnosed in recent days is running its course, without…

Coronavirus: Health worker among new UK cases

Image copyright PA Media Image caption After the number of UK cases rose on Sunday, the PM visited a Public Health England laboratory One of the new coronavirus cases in the UK is a health worker, the local NHS trust has said. They are a…

Coronavirus: Government launches public health campaign

A new public health campaign advises people to use tissues to catch a cough or sneeze and to wash their hands regularly to slow the spread of the new coronavirus. The NHS-branded adverts will appear on social media, radio and in newspapers. The health secretary…