The coronavirus has reached Los Angeles, where the fourth person diagnosed in the US just arrived from China

2020-01-27 12:46

The fourth person the US to be diagnosed with coronavirus just arrived in Los Angeles from Wuhan, China, where the virus originated.

INFOGRAPHIC | China locks down city at centre of virus outbreak

2020-01-23 11:15

China banned trains and planes from leaving a major city at the centre of a virus outbreak on Thursday, seeking to seal off its 11 million people to contain the contagious disease that has claimed 17 lives, infected hundreds and spread to other count

China warned the deadly Wuhan virus is 'mutating' and could spread further, with over 2,000 people tested after being close to those infected

2020-01-22 14:27

The number of people known to be infected with the Wuhan virus has increased ninefold in just one week, and it has spread to other countries.

This map shows where China's mysterious, deadly Wuhan virus has spread across Asia, as a 6th death is confirmed

2020-01-21 16:34

As well as mainland China, the virus has now been reported in Taiwan, Japan, South Korea, and Thailand, with suspected cases in other nations.

China confirmed that the mysterious and deadly virus sweeping the country can spread from human to human, increasing the risk of an epidemic

2020-01-21 07:11

The spread could accelerate as hundreds of millions of people prepare to travel home for the Lunar New Year holiday this week.

A mysterious and deadly virus from China could have infected 35 times more people than official totals, scientists warn

2020-01-18 17:19

Airports in the US and parts of Asia have started screening travellers from Wuhan, central China, in the hope of stopping the disease from spreading.

Second person dies from SARS-linked virus in China: official

2020-01-17 13:13

A second person has died in China from a mysterious SARS-linked virus that has stricken dozens and appeared in two other Asian countries, officials said.

Exactly how can flu damage your heart?

2019-09-18 04:45

There is a reason why you shouldn't exercise when you are suffering (and even recovering) from flu.

How to diagnose and remove any virus from your iPhone

2019-04-10 20:44

It's incredibly rare for an iPhone to catch a virus, but not impossible. Here's how to diagnose and remove any existent virus from your iPhone.

One of Apple’s key chip manufacturers was hit with a virus that targets Windows computers

2018-08-07 13:37

TSMC makes the processors that are currently used in the iPhone X and iPhone 8 to Apple's specifications.


Here's how to protect yourself from the Wuhan coronavirus while travelling

2020-01-23 21:01

Hundreds of millions of people travel to China for the Lunar New Year, which could raise the risk of the disease's spread.

Chinese stocks plunge in worst end to Lunar Year on record

2020-01-23 09:49

Panic coursed through the world's second-largest equity market as investors sold stocks on concern a deadly virus will worsen over China's week-long trading break.

EXPLAINED: What we know so far about the new China virus

2020-01-21 19:22

A new SARS-like virus has killed six people in China and infected nearly 300 others.

China says virus spreading between humans as WHO set to meet

2020-01-21 11:11

China has confirmed cases of human-to-human transmission in the outbreak of a new SARS-like virus as the number of cases soared and the World Health Organisation said it would consider declaring an international public health emergency.

China is fighting to stop the spread of a mysterious, deadly virus as millions prepare to travel for Chinese New Year

2020-01-20 14:43

The 2019-nCoV respiratory virus has caused at least three deaths since it broke out in Wuhan, China, but not much is known about it.

A mysterious virus in China is a reminder that the world isn't ready for a pandemic. Bill Gates says we should prepare for a deadly outbreak as we do for war.

2020-01-17 21:05

The virus, which causes pneumonia-like symptoms and is in the same family as SARS, has killed a second person and spread to Thailand and Japan.

How long a cold should last — and when you should see a doctor

2019-11-21 13:10

The common cold should last 7 to 10 days for a healthy adult, and it isn't serious enough to warrant a doctor's visit.

A gas explosion ripped through a Russian lab storing deadly viruses like smallpox, anthrax, and Ebola

2019-09-17 18:16

A gas cylinder at a major Russian research lab known as "Vector" exploded in a sanitary inspection room and caused a fire on Monday.

A US navy warship has been stuck at sea for months because of a mumps outbreak

2019-03-29 21:07

The American ship the USS Fort McHenry has been stuck at sea for months as the crew and Marines aboard are quarantined amid an outbreak that's likely the mumps.

IPhone chipmaker races to recover after crippling computer virus

2018-08-05 20:04

A company that makes chips for the iPhone and other devices has detailed its progress in recovering from a debilitating computer virus.

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