By Timothy Gamble
2-17-2020 - Officially, there are now 71,899 confirmed cases of the Wuhan Coronavirus worldwide, with 1,775 deaths. The vast majority of both cases and deaths are in mainland China. However, there was a death in Taiwan over the weekend, bring the total deaths outside of mainland China to 5.
According to data on Johns Hopkins CSSE, 454 passengers of the Diamond Princess cruise ship have tested positive for the virus. 14 Americans with the coronavirus were evacuated to Texas early Monday morning, where they are being held in quarantine.
Doctors in the Hubei Province of China are now warning that it is possible to become re-infected with this virus. According to the doctors, the second infection is much worse than the first and is often accmpanied by sudden heart attacks.
Speculation continues to mount that this virus is an escaped bioweapon from a known Chinese bioweapons rearch facility in Wuhan. There is no hard evidence for this theory. However, there is also no hard evidence for the tainted bat meat theory. China continues to not cooperate with WHO, CDC, or other non-Chinese experts investigating the origins of this coronavirus.
Worldwide Death Toll: 1,775 (1,770 in mainland China, 1 in Hong Kong, 1 in the Philippines, 1 in Japan, 1 in France, 1 in Taiwan)
Confirmed Cases in US: 15 (+14 confirmed cruise ship cases which are now in the the US)
States with Confirmed Cases: California (8), Illinois (2), Arizona (1), Massachusetts (1), Texas (1)(+14 cruise ship cases), Washington (1), Wisconsin (1)
Countries with Confirmed Cases: China, Hong Kong, United States, Canada, Thailand,
Singapore, Taiwan, Macau, Nepal, Pakistan, Vietnam, Japan,
South Korea, France, Germany, Australia, Malaysia, Cambodia, Sri Lanka, Italy, Finland, United Arab Emirates, India, Russia, Sweden, Spain, Belgium, Egypt, the UK, and the Philippines.
Data sources: Johns Hopkins CSSE, WHO, CDC, ECDC, NHC, and DXY.
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