Why did some Americans decide to wait out the pandemic in Ukraine

News of a coronavirus outbreak in the United States made some Americans think twice before returning home from Ukraine, Voice of America reports. James Brook, his wife Pem Soy and son George go out every day to breathe fresh air into the small cozy courtyard of the house ...

Waste food: why farmers all over the world throw tons of crops

Farmers all over the world admit defeat before the virus, because this year they are forced to utilize whole crops. There is no possibility to take them out and sell them: markets and many logistics companies do not work, there are problems with the export of products from fields and warehouses, writes Liga. Business. ...

Scientists: because of the pandemic, the number of hungry people in the world may double

In 2020, 265 million people may find themselves in a situation of acute food shortages, writes the Voice of America. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the number of hungry people in the world could double, warns the World Food Crisis Network. As reported in published 000 ...

Why the coronavirus pandemic has different consequences for men and women

The Covid-19 pandemic has very different consequences for men and women - and not only in terms of health. It would seem that the virus should not care who it infects. Why is gender so important? BBC reports. This coronavirus spares no one - no ...

Study: 44% of patients caught coronavirus from healthy-looking people

According to a new study, a person who has taken a coronavirus becomes contagious before it develops symptoms, Meduza writes. Therefore, the risk of getting COVID-19 is great for those who come in contact with completely healthy-looking people. We used to think that infectious ...

Coronavirus brought down China's economy - other countries in line

The Chinese economy sagged sharply in the first quarter of 2020 - for the first time in three decades of calculating quarterly indicators, because the COVID-19 pandemic paralyzed production and investment, according to the Russian BBC service. China's GDP in January-March fell by 6,8% in annual terms after ...

Fox News: 'null patient' with COVID-19 gets infected in Wuhan virology laboratory

Fox News sources claim that the first infected person caught the 2019-nCoV virus not at all in the meat market in Wuhan, according to Chinese authorities. Journalists at Fox News reported that the spread of the deadly 2019-nCoV virus came from a viral laboratory in Wuhan. ...

'Many will not survive the spring': how big cities try to help the homeless during a pandemic

Hundreds of thousands of homeless people around the world are most vulnerable to coronavirus. They live, get food and money in crowded places. They have no funds for treatment, they are potentially dangerous spreading the virus. The Air Force tells how this problem is solved in different ...

Coronavirus leads the world to the worst crisis in 100 years: forecast of IMF chief economist

Coronavirus plunges the world into the deepest economic crisis since the Great Depression between the two world wars, writes the BBC. It will easily and quickly eclipse the financial crisis of a decade ago, and at best, the planet will recover from it only next year, missing ...

There are both advantages and disadvantages: how online medicine works in the USA

The coronavirus pandemic has become a real test for the American health care system. Thousands of hospitals are in dire need of equipment and protective gear. This is stated in the video "Voice of America". Non-urgent surgeries are canceled, Americans are urged to call their doctor first before going to the hospital. IN…

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