Many options are being explored to treat COVID-19. The transfusion of convalescent plasma, also known as passive immunization, is one of them. The procedure is simple and actually pretty old.
The World Health Organization estimates that the lives of nearly 80 million children under the age of 1 are at risk. Vaccination programs for measles, polio and cholera have been suspended amid the coronavirus pandemic.
A functioning immune system is crucial in the fight against COVID-19. To maintain it, the body needs sufficient vitamins and other nutrients. But that is exactly what many people lack.
Chancellor Angela Merkel said that although Germany is still at the beginning of the pandemic, the country has been able to get a better grip on the outbreak. Follow DW for the latest.
Researchers in Italy have linked SARS-CoV-2 with a "Kawasaki-like" inflammatory disease thought to have killed several children. The researchers warn outbreaks can be expected alongside coronavirus.
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