Covid-19 – Professor Tsiodras warns young people can fall seriously ill
Infectious diseases professor Sotiris Tsiodras expressed the concern of experts about the spike of Covid-19 cases in Greece during an extra-ordinary press briefing held on Tuesday with Deputy Minister for Civil Protection Nikos Hardalias.
He explained that the reasons for the increase in cases are the rise ion the number of people being tested, as well as the lifting of traffic bans, with the opening of tourism and overcrowding phenomena.
Mr. Tsiodras underlined that each case creates one more, thus perpetuating the pandemic, while he noted that the the virus appears to be infecting younger patients more and more. “Young people can fall seriously ill,” he said, ringing the alarm bell.
You may be interested
The award-winning Greek designer of Alfa RomeoPanos - Jan 20, 2021
From the city of Kozani in Macedonia, Greece, to the world-renowned designing building of a global car manufacturer, Alfa Romeo,…
Impressive archaeological treasures found at Kasos (photos)Panos - Jan 20, 2021
Impressive archaeological finds, including amphorae and pottery of various styles and eras, were discovered in shipwrecks found in the sea…
Pandemic Causes Spike in Anxiety & Depression (infographic)Panos - Jan 20, 2021
Aside from killing nearly 400,000 Americans to date and wreaking havoc on the country’s economy, the COVID-19 pandemic is also…