On February 11, 2020 the World Health Organization announced an official name for the disease that is causing the 2019 novel coronavirus outbreak, first identified in Wuhan China. The new name of this disease is coronavirus disease 2019, abbreviated as COVID-19. In COVID-19, ‘CO’ stands for ‘corona,’ ‘VI’ for ‘virus,’ and ‘D’ for disease. Formerly, this disease was referred to as “2019 novel coronavirus” or “2019-nCoV”. There are many types of human coronaviruses including some that commonly cause mild upper-respiratory tract illnesses. COVID-19 is a new disease, caused be a novel (or new) coronavirus that has not previously been seen in humans. The name of this disease was selected following the World Health Organization (WHO) best practice for naming of new human infectious diseases.
Coronavirus in Connecticut
New Reports Ranks Connecticut Safest State During the Pandemic
If you live in Connecticut then apparently your living in the safest state during the COVID-19 pandemic.
CT Diner Owner Reaches Out to High School Students to Help With Staff Shortages
How to avoid staff shortages when you own a restaurant.
Connecticut Doctor Accused of Providing Fake Vaccination Records + Mask Exemption to Patie…
Or you could just get a vaccination...
CT National Guard Ready to Step In If Needed for State Agency Staffing Shortages
The CT National is ready when needed.
Connecticut’s Latest Data on COVID Booster Shots and Children’s Vaccine
All you need to know about COVID-19 booster shots and children's vaccine...
Yale Study: Breakthrough COVID-19 Cases Growing In Connecticut
So your all vaccinated, and according to the science your at a much lower risk of having anything to do with the coronavirus, well new data is starting to show you may not be as safe as you think.
Connecticut’s Latest Coronavirus Numbers and What They Mean
The latest news about the battle between COVID-19 and Connecticut.
Connecticut Protestors Interrupt Gov. Lamont’s Back-to-School Event
The Cheshire protesters holding "Unmask Our Kids" signs yelled profanities and made Nazi Germany comparisons as they screamed and knocked on Lamont's SUV.
These Counties and Towns in Connecticut Have Highest COVID-19 Rates
The only way we're going to beat this thing is to get vaccinated and mask up.
New York, Connecticut Could Reissue Travel Restrictions
At the peak of the pandemic New York residents faced fines of up to $10,000 if they traveled about 85 percent of the country.