The number of cases of COVID-19, the disease caused by the newly identified , has hit 1 million worldwide, according to tracking numbers from Johns Hopkins University. The , at around 236,000. Italy, Spain and Germany follow.
First detected in China in December, the coronavirus has changed the way we live -- how we work, how we have been called off or postponed, and many employees are being told to work from home, while others have been .and how we . Many cities and countries have to slow the spread of the disease. The US federal government has . Major events
President Donald Trump on Thursday secure the supplies they need to build ventilators needed to defeat the virus." Meanwhile, companies like Apple have donated millions of face masks to medical workers to help curb a shortage, while Boeing has said it'll make thousands of plastic face shields each week and provide planes to carry supplies, according to Trump.to ensure that manufacturers such as General Electric, Hill-Rom, ResMed and Royal Philips can "
To protect against the spread of COVID-19, people are encouraged to practice thoroughly wash their hands.and to