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In May 2023, the World Health Organization declared that the Covid-19 pandemic was no longer an international health emergency.
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Last update 26.06.2023

Facts About COVID-19

COVID-19 is an infectious disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. Coronaviruses are a group of viruses found in both animals and humans. In humans, coronavirus infections are recorded throughout the year, especially in autumn and winter.

  • SARS-CoV-2 virus is spread by aerosols and tiny droplets produced when an infected person talks, sneezes, or coughs.
  • Via direct contact with an infected person.
  • Via indirect contact - touching surfaces and objects contaminated with respiratory secretions.

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