Wuhan Completes Hundreds of Thousands of COVID-19 Tests in Two Days

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Health Editor’s Note:  Why is the U.S. not doing testing of everyone?  Wuhan is experiencing a new outbreak and has jumped on trying to contain it with hundreds of thousands of tests.  Yes, the U.S. needs to look for carriers who are having no symptoms because they spread the virus as well as those who have symptoms..perhaps even more effectively since it is done silently. Wake up Trump and those who are supposed to be in charge of this pandemic!  People are dying by the thousands, some states have left the ‘stay at home’ orders behind and we still have not clue of how to successfully treat COVID-19…..Carol

China’s Wuhan conducts 467,847 COVID-19 tests, says health authority

Reporting by Ryan Woo; Editing by Andrew Heavens/Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) – The city of Wuhan, the original epicentre of the new coronavirus outbreak in China, conducted 467,847 nucleic acid tests on May 18, the local health authority said on Tuesday, up from the 335,887 tests a day earlier.

Wuhan kicked off a campaign on May 14 to look for asymptomatic carriers – infected people who show no outward sign of illness – after confirming on May 9-10 its first cluster of COVID-19 infections since its release from a virtual lockdown in early April.

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Carol graduated from Riverside White Cross School of Nursing in Columbus, Ohio and received her diploma as a registered nurse. She attended Bowling Green State University where she received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History and Literature. She attended the University of Toledo, College of Nursing, and received a Master’s of Nursing Science Degree as an Educator.

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