the thorny issue of contagiousness in children

DECRYPTION – Less sick, therefore less carriers of the coronavirus and therefore less transmitters? It is not so simple. A schoolyard in Paris before confinement. The reopening plan will not be known before 15 days. Jean-Christophe MARMARA / Le Figaro According to the Prime Minister, the reopening of schools on May 11 is “sensitive issue“, […]

Schools in Flanders to teach new subjects remotely this Monday

At the same time, Flemish Minister for Education Ben Weyts (N-VA) is drawing up a plan for the reopening of schools OAs we know, the National Security Council has extended confinement in Belgium. Schools will therefore remain closed beyond the spring break for an additional two weeks (minimum). Faced with this unprecedented situation, the teachers […]

“General public” masks mandatory in transport, rapid tests, schools… This is how France plans its “progressive” deconfinement

In France, where gradual deconfinement is planned for May 11, a total of 12,069 deaths were recorded in hospitals (+227) and 7,648 (+168) in nursing homes (Ehpad) and other medico-social establishments. The Prime Minister, accompanied by Jérôme Salomon, announced that a deconfinement plan was under preparation and would be communicated in detail in two weeks. […]

Fighting Covid-19: When everyone is healthy, the bad awakening comes

BThe Federal Government is only slowly moving towards loosening the corona regulations. Small shops will be allowed to open again next week and the schools for a limited number of students at the beginning of May. But for the majority of the citizens affected by the shutdown, the federal-state agreement leaves open when they can […]

“Government loosens contact bans far too hesitantly”

Berlin In the first statements, well-known economists are largely in agreement with the decisions of the governments of the federal and state governments to loosen the exit restrictions very carefully. Except for one of the experts interviewed by the Handelsblatt: Michael Hüther, director of the employers’ institute for economics (IW), accuses Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU) […]

What role do children play in the spread?

Initial data analysis suggests that children are less from the corona virus Sars-CoV-2 are affected as adults. Researchers led by Kári Stefánsson from the Icelandic company deCODE Genetics in Reykjavik examined around 13,000 people in population-based tests. 0.6 percent of the women and 0.9 percent of the men were infected. There was not a single […]

Cover-up in the White House – Morning Briefing

Good morning dear readers, the art of politics is to simply open up new areas of conflict and find new scapegoats at the moment of danger. US president Donald Trump has now created an opponent whom he regards as far too friendly to China: the World Health Organization WHO. Without further ado he stops all […]

Why the College of Physicians opposes early reopening of schools

INTERVIEW – For the Dr Patrick Bouet, president of the National Council of the Order of Physicians, “there is no medical explanation to be defined in the school environment first.” Through Marie-Cécile Renault lev dolgachov / Syda Productions – stock.adobe.com LE FIGARO. – Why is deconfiguring schools from May 11 a bad idea? Dr Patrick […]