In 2020, due to the impact of the epidemic, people's life and work will inevitably be changed. Even during the previous hot Spring Festival, people will have to hide at home. But as a result of this epidemic, the whole country has united as one. How many doctors and nurses have not stopped for a moment, and how many soldiers have remained on duty! This year, we relied on everyone's efforts to survive, but we couldn't easily take off our masks.
Zhong Nanshan: China is still facing the challenge of the second wave of COVID-19!
Novel Coronavirus Immunology has not been set up in China, and the risk of the second epidemic is still high and should not be complacent, Dr. Nanshan Zhong said in a video interview with CNN on May 16."I don't think the situation in China is any more optimistic than in some places abroad at this stage," Zhong said."Most Chinese are still novel Coronavirus susceptible because they haven't got enough immunity."Mr Zhong said he was "surprised" by the number of infections and deaths in the US, and said some Western governments did not take the outbreak seriously at the beginning."I think that some European countries, and possibly The United States, are wrong to think that viruses are something like influenza."
Academician Zhang Boli: Mask still need to wear one year!
On May 16, the hashtag "Zhang Baili still can't take off his mask in a year" became a popular search on Weibo.Speaking on CCTV's Open Lecture, Zhang Boli, member of the expert group of the Central Guidance Group for epidemic prevention and control, academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, and President of Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, warned that masks will not be removed in a year.Zhang Said: "From the present point of view, the relationship between the new crown and temperature is not so clear.So countries like Indonesia and India are very hot, but now it's infecting a lot.Even if the epidemic is under control, I think I will still wear a mask. It is really a habit to form.I don't think we'll be able to take it off in a year, at least until this time next year. We must be prepared for that."
Zhang Wenhong: The global epidemic may continue for one or two years.
Zhang Wenhong, director of the department of infectious Diseases at Huashan Hospital affiliated to Fudan University, told the People's Daily on May 23 that the epidemic is not over yet, and the outbreak around the world may continue for one to two years."It may take one to two years for the world to recover," Zhang said. "It may take three months or even three months for the whole world to restart. A sign that the world is recovering is that we will have more and more imported cases."Sporadic cases will be a feature of our lives for the next year or two.What these experts are reminding us is that although the epidemic situation in China has stabilized, the outbreak and closure of The city in Shulan, Jilin province also shows that once the outbreak occurs again, it will easily lead to a second outbreak of coVID-19.So for now, wear a mask for daily protection.But would you be the first to take off your mask if one day the epidemic is declared over?Or should we wait and wear it for a while?