"We are at a critical moment," the World Health Organization, WHO, recently declared, after warning that the most difficult part of the pandemic before the exponential growth of infections that several countries have presented.
According to figures he revealed in recent weeks in which he states that "" too many countries experience an exponential increase in Covid 19 cases where Europe is ranked second by presenting more than 8.8 million infections ".
It is the northern hemisphere, where a greater number of regions would be concentrated than as reported by the WHO They face a "critical moment" in the face of the health crisis that hit the world at the beginning of this 2020 and where now, according to the organization itself, Europe is once again the epicenter of this global health crisis.
We are at a critical moment of the pandemic, particularly in the Northern Hemisphere ”, warns Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, at a press conference.
He also reiterated that the new increase in infections would cause hospitals and intensive care units that are, or have already exceeded their capacity limits, to collapse.
According to reports by Maria Van Kerkhove, in the last 24 hours it has been reported that half of the cases come from Europe, said the person responsible for managing the pandemic at the World Health Organization.
According to the new reports that have been released, they show that the Old Continent already exceeds 213 thousand new confirmed cases, a figure that not even America has reached despite the fact that it was one of the most affected by the coronavirus where around 3 thousand lives lost per day were counted.
It was the last months between March and April when Europe would have registered close to 5 thousand deaths, currently close to 2 thousand victims who have lost their lives.
We are at a critical juncture in the # COVID19 pandemic, particularly in the Northern Hemisphere. The coming months are going to be tough and some countries are on a dangerous path, but it is never too late for leaders to act and reverse the outbreak. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus noted in his message.
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"They avoid confinement at all costs"
Countries like Spain recently added 19,851 new cases, according to recent reports. The president of the Spanish government, Pedro Sánchez, specified:
We want to avoid a new confinement at all costs and we must be disciplined ”.
For its part, the German government who chose to contain the spread of the virus with a series of "regional and local" measures registering more than 13 thousand infections.
Meanwhile, places in Italy, which recorded one of the highest rates of victims, decided to toughen measures in the face of the alarming increase "almost 20 thousand in the last 24 hours." A place where they have currently imposed a curfew and general confinement that has yet to be defined in the face of the government's refusal to complete closure.
The same occurs in Lazio (capital of Rome) and regions such as Piedmont and Lombardy where curfews have been ordered between midnight and 5:00 a.m. while the Italian Prime Minister, Giu-seppe Conte, would try to avoid a total confinement, as it transpired .
After some obstacles were made known between the efficacy of some tests that were launched by certain pharmaceutical industries, it was announced that they have resumed clinical trials.
Companies such as AstraZeneca and the British University of Oxford resumed the tests that lead them to obtain a vaccine that helps to eradicate the virus, this after a recent statement released by AstraZeneca
The Food and Drug Administration [FDA] authorized (...) the restart in the United States, after the resumption of trials in other countries in recent weeks.
The results are expected to occur during this year but as indicated, it also depends on the rate of the outbreak where the vaccine is tested.
Several countries have started a race to launch the most effective drug that helps to destroy this powerful infection, however, most of them are in their early stages and have reflected various reactions that have prevented the most effective and safe for all people.
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Unfortunately, millions of patients around the world have succumbed to the effects of the terrible disease and its consequences, with nothing to prevent it.