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Source of the germ found in the Heider hospital

[12 February 2020] At the end of January, a newborn had died in the premature intensive care unit in the Heider West Coast Clinic (WKK).  Read More 

Cleaning your phone is better at stopping the coronavirus than wearing a mask

[13 February 2020] Regularly cleaning your phone and washing your hands is a better way to fight the coronavirus spread than wearing a mask, Singapore’s health ministry said on Wednesday (Feb 12) after a homemade advisory by four local doctors urging locals to don masks while in public went viral on WhatsApp.  Read More

Coronavirus lingers in rooms and toilets, but disinfectants kill it: Singapore study

[ 5 March 2020] WASHINGTON: New research from Singapore published on Wednesday (Mar 4) showed that patients with the novel coronavirus extensively contaminate their bedrooms and bathrooms, underscoring the need to routinely clean high-touch surfaces, basins and toilet bowls.  Read More 

COVID-19: How to clean your smartphone, tablet and laptop to protect yourself

[20 March 2020] A breeding ground for bacteria at the best of times, smartphones, tablets and laptops need to be cleaned more than ever to help limit the spread of the coronavirus. Here are a few simple and quick tips on how to do it. Read More