News about coronavirus in Ukraine on June 24
Over the past day, another 16 patients with COVID died in Ukraine. At the same time, 453 patients have already been discharged from the hospital.
A day earlier Coronavirus News June 23: new rules for rest abroad, weakening in Kiev
Since yesterday, 940 new cases of coronavirus infection have been detected in the country, most of which are in Lviv region (203).
Since the beginning of the pandemic, 39 014 cases of COVID-19 infection have been recorded in Ukraine. Unfortunately, 1,051 patients have died, but 17,409 patients have already recovered.
Coronavirus in the regions of Ukraine on June 24
Vinnytsia region – 1,723 cases; Volyn region – 1 955 cases; Dnipropetrovsk region – 1,060 cases; Donetsk region – 376 cases; Zhytomyr region – 1 304 cases; Transcarpathian region – 2,369 cases; Zaporizhzhya region – 559 cases; Ivano-Frankivsk region – 2 124 cases; Kirovograd region – 634 cases; Kiev – 4,528 cases; Kiev region – 2,332 cases; Lviv region – 4 423 cases; Lugansk region – 75 cases; Nikolaev region – 368 cases; Odessa region – 1,370 cases; Poltava region – 300 cases; Rivne region – 3 164 cases; Sumy region – 272 cases; Ternopil region – 1,786 cases; Kharkov region – 1 891 cases; Kherson region – 188 cases; Khmelnitsky region – 627 cases; Chernivtsi region – 4,478 cases; Cherkasy region – 614 cases; Chernihiv region – 494 cases.
Over the past day, 23 721 tests for coronavirus were carried out in Ukraine: 13 191 by PCR, and another 10 592 by ELISA.
Coronavirus among Ukrainian doctors: over the past day, 105 doctors were diagnosed with coronavirus, as a result of which the total number of infected among medical workers increased to 6,243. 3,786 of them recovered, but at least 43 patients died from complications. COVID-19 in the Armed Forces of Ukraine: since yesterday, the Armed Forces of Ukraine have discovered 8 new cases of the disease COVID-19. Now 145 soldiers are sick, another 407 are on self-isolation due to contact with patients. A total of 284 people recovered during the pandemic. Unfortunately, 5 soldiers died from complications caused by the disease. More than a hundred infected in the State Border Service: among border guards, a coronavirus was found in 101 people, another 230 are on self-isolation due to contact with patients. 52 border guards have already recovered. Fortunately, there were no fatal cases in the State Border Service due to COVID-19.
Top news about coronavirus in Ukraine
Kiev and 13 regions are not ready to weaken quarantine
As of June 24, the following regions are not ready to move to the next stage of quarantine weakening:
Kiev; Volyn region; Dnipropetrovsk region; Donetsk region; Transcarpathian region; Ivano-Frankivsk region; Kiev region; Lugansk region; Lviv region; Nikolaevkskaya area; Odessa region; Rivne region; Ternopil region; Chernivtsi region.
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Restaurants and fitness clubs opened in Lviv
Despite the high incidence of coronavirus in Lviv region, the city emergency commission allowed Lviv catering establishments to again receive visitors inside. In addition, Lviv allowed the work of sports and fitness clubs.
Meanwhile, the chairman of the Lviv Regional State Administration, Maxim Kozitsky, criticized such a decision by local authorities. In particular, he noted that the epidemic situation in Lviv does not allow loosening quarantine in the entire region. Meanwhile, according to him, Lviv decided to relax restrictions, despite the decision of the Cabinet of Ministers and the decision of the regional commission of fuel and energy and emergency situations.
Institutions of Kiev began to receive visitors inside
In the capital, all indicators from the Ministry of Health allow quarantine weakening to be applied. Consequently, catering facilities can receive their visitors inside.
In the Kiev region may increase quarantine
Now in the Kiev region the infection rate is more than double the norm. If within 3 days the dynamics of new cases does not decline, then quarantine in the region may be intensified.
Cinemas will open from July 2
In Kiev and in those regions where the local government has not introduced additional bans, cinemas should open from July 2. According to preliminary data, Multiplex and Planet Kino networks are already preparing to open.
So far, there are no final rules for visitors and cinema workers. But one of the options is to fill the halls by 50%, thoroughly clean and wipe all surfaces with disinfectants.
Recommendations for the cinema have so far been approved only by the Kiev authorities:
Storage distance at the entrance and indoors at least 1.5 meters. When stationary seating the visitor will be placed where there will be empty seats at the back, front and sides. Throughout the screening, viewers should be wearing medical masks that are properly worn. Any fan sectors involving crowds are prohibited. Representatives of cinemas should equip additional points of temperature and ticket control so as not to make clusters at the entrance to the cinemas. Checking tickets must be carried out without contact. Cinema room ventilation should work continuously.
The second wave of hospitals for patients with coronavirus will open in Ukraine, the number of people with pneumonia is growing
In Ukraine, the number of hospitalizations with COVID-19, patients with pneumonia is growing, as a result of which the Ministry of Health is preparing to deploy a second wave of hospitals for patients with coronavirus.
The chief sanitary doctor of Ukraine Viktor Lyashko noted that in hospitals of the second wave more than 11 thousand beds have already been prepared for patients with coronavirus.
Some hospitals do not allow relatives of patients in intensive care because of COVID-19: what the Ministry of Health says
Some hospitals do not allow relatives of patients in intensive care, although this is permitted by law. The head of the Ministry of Health Maxim Stepanov noted that the ministry never prohibited access to intensive care. But at the same time, he noted that it primarily refers to the safety of the person who is in intensive care, because he automatically falls into the risk group for coronavirus infection. Therefore, you must have all the necessary protective equipment with you to minimize the risk of transmission of a potential infection.
In Odessa region the coronavirus broke out in a neuropsychiatric boarding school
In the Odessa region in the Baltic psycho-neurological boarding house COVID-19 was found in 24 employees of a medical institution. As a result, the institution was quarantined. Part of the staff is at home on self-isolation, all the rest are on observation at the boarding school itself.
The director of the institution promised that in the near future all 203 wards of the boarding school will protest on coronavirus.
The employee of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant found COVID-19
At the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, a coronavirus was found in one of the personnel. Since the employee was on vacation and the last time at work was on June 9, only one person from the nuclear power plant was identified as a contact person.
In the Ternopil region, an outbreak of coronavirus due to a feast
In the village of Bavorov, Ternopil region, a man called 55 people for an anniversary, 37 of whom were infected with a coronavirus. The owner of the institution, the organizer and guests of the holiday faces a fine of 1 to 3 thousand tax-free minimum incomes of citizens, arrest up to six months or restriction of liberty up to three years.
Important The number of people with pneumonia in Ukraine is growing sharply, – Stepanov
World Coronavirus News for June 24
According to the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine, since the beginning of the pandemic, 9,404,962 cases of COVID-19 infection have been registered in the world. 4 720 994 patients have already recovered, but 482 117 patients have died.
Top 5 countries by the number of infected
USA – 2,380,452; Brazil – 1,188,631; Russia – 606,043; India – 456,183; Great Britain – 308,336.
Trump accused of racism due to offensive statements for China about COVID-19
Donald Trump during his speeches has repeatedly emphasized the Chinese origin of the coronavirus, calling it "Wuhan virus," "Chinese flu" and "kung flu." The community accuses the US president of racism. However, he says that he can come up with another 19-20 such names and all of them will be associated with China.
The incidence of coronavirus has risen again in the United States
In the USA, 34.7 thousand new cases of coronavirus infection were detected per day. This is almost as much as recorded at the beginning of the peak of the pandemic in the country.
European average mortality during peak of pandemic increased by 140 000 people
During March-April in 2020, 140,000 more people died than in the same months in the previous four years (from 2016 to 2019). Note that these are figures from only 21 countries of the European Union. This does not include: the United Kingdom, which was hit hard by the pandemic, as well as Ireland, Greece, Croatia, Cyprus, Latvia, Malta, the Netherlands, Poland, Romania and Slovenia.
Montenegro opened the borders for Ukrainian
Montenegro recently announced the completion of the coronavirus pandemic. Now the country has allowed to open borders for foreigners, including Ukrainians. You can enter Montenegro from June 22.
True, one can get into the country only with a negative result of the PCR test for coronavirus, which was done by an accredited laboratory. In addition, the test must be done no later than 72 hours before crossing the Montenegrin border. It is said about 72 hours from the moment of blood sampling, rather than obtaining results. Also, the test must be printed and translated into Montenegrin or English.
The Ukrainian Embassy in Montenegro strongly advises to refrain from traveling by car. According to diplomats, it is better to use direct flights, or indirect flights with a minimum short time for transplantation. The fact is that Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Hungary, Romania formally still prohibit transit through its territory. Therefore, even with all the necessary documents, each of these countries may prohibit you from traveling to Montenegro.
Collective immunity to coronavirus: Mathematicians from the University of Nottingham and Stockholm University have determined that collective immunity to coronavirus can be achieved with fewer infected than previously thought. Enough 43% of people with immunity. Early symptoms of COVID-19 in children: Chinese experts have found that the initial symptoms of coronavirus in children and adults are markedly different. They claim that at an early stage, the disease in children is most often accompanied by fever and severe cough. In addition to fever, there are often: severe cough, diarrhea and vomiting. Every third infected with COVID-19 can suffer a lifetime: every third patient who has recovered from coronavirus can suffer from lung damage, chronic fatigue and psychological disorders all his life. Scientists also suggest that COVID-19 can cause brain damage that can lead to Alzheimer's disease. Even a low level of antibodies can protect against COVID-19: US virologists have stated that even a low level of antibodies has a high ability to neutralize. This does not mean that a patient with this level of antibody will be able to avoid reinfection. But this rejects the theory of the possibility of developing collective immunity through mass infection and once again confirms the importance of inventing an effective vaccine.
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