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Coronavirus is weak, can disappear by itself: Italian doctor

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Coronavirus is weak, can disappear by itself: Italian doctor

An Italian contagious doctor believes that coronaviruses become less dangerous – and can disappear by themselves without a vaccine.

Matteo Bassetti, head of the infectious disease clinic at the San Martino hospital, said the virus appeared to be less strong, possibly due to genetic mutations, Sunday Telegraph reports.

“The clinical impression I have is that this virus changes in severity,” Bassetti told the outlet.

“In March and early April the pattern was very different. People come to the emergency room with a disease that is very difficult to manage and they need oxygen and ventilation, some pneumonia develops. “

But he said in the past month, “the picture has really changed in terms of patterns.”

“It’s like an aggressive tiger in March and April, but now it’s like a stray cat,” Bassetti said. “Even elderly patients, aged 80 or 90 years, now sit on the bed and they breathe without assistance. The same patient will die in the previous two or three days. “

He said one of the reasons why the virus became weaker was because the virus mutated in response to social distance measures.

“I think the virus has mutated because our immune system reacts to the virus and we have a lower viral load now because it’s locked, wearing a mask, social distance,” he said. “We still have to show why it’s different now.”

It is possible that the virus will be destroyed before researchers find a vaccine, he said.

“We have fewer and fewer people infected and that could end up with a dying virus,” Bassetti said.

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But other experts were less optimistic about the prospect of the virus disappearing soon, saying it would take years, the outlet reported.

“I didn’t expect it to die so quickly,” Dr. Bharat Pankhania, a professor at Exeter University School of Medicine in England, according to the report.

“That will happen if no one infects. If we have a successful vaccine, we will be able to do what we do with smallpox. But because it is very contagious and spread, it won’t disappear for a very long time. “

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September, Holiday Month for the Deaf – Portuguese (Brazil)

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September is a very important and visible month for deaf people, with three dates that raise awareness and celebrate achievements that are part of the entire community’s trajectory and struggle. These are: – International Sign Language Day, September 23; – Day of the Deaf, 26 September; and Libra National Interpreter and Translator Day on September 30th. With a focus on the deaf community, the Department of Education is promoting several initiatives in this area.

The first is aimed at changing the scenario of educational and language policy based only on the inclusive perspective of including a deaf student in the school environment without guaranteeing procedures that enhance accessibility in his education. The National Guidelines for Bilingual Education for the Deaf integrate all stages of basic education and are based on the promotion of bilingual curricula and pedagogical practices for the deaf: Brazilian Sign Language (Libras) and written Portuguese.

Through the Department of Special Education, the MEC coordinates with interested municipalities the construction, renovation or expansion of bilingual schools for the deaf. To date, 11 locations in Brazil have shown interest in the project. To complement this phase, the Libras National Textbook Program (PNLD) provides accessible formats to deaf students and public school teachers of basic education in the country.

In the academic world, in partnership with universities, advanced training courses are offered for teachers, managers and professionals who want to work with bilingual education for the deaf. Thanks to the projects of various institutions, there are currently 3,520 vacancies for teaching the deaf.

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On the Internet, Canal Libras is a space for communication and content distribution with a focus on the national educational network, from early childhood education to higher education.

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Another important date: The National Institute for Education for the Deaf (Ines) turns 165 on the same Libra and the Deaf Day, September 26th. Within the structure of the Ministry of Education, the Institute stands out as a national reference in the field of deafness, necessary to support the formulation of public policies, and then for their implementation in the field. The Institute works to promote education for deaf children, youth and adults.

With information from Ministry of Education.

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Mother of autistic boy attacked by CR7 criticizes Portuguese again

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The case of Cristiano Ronaldo’s aggression against an autistic fan continues to be heard in England. Sarah Kelly, mother of Jake Harding, has asked the English Football Federation to punish the Portuguese star.

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Sarah’s complaint comes after the league filed a complaint against a Manchester United player for aggression against Jake in the Manchester team’s match against Everton on April 9 last season in the Premier League. After an unsuccessful result, the Portuguese dropped a fan’s mobile phone on the way to the locker room.

According to Sarah, she and her son once again became victims of offenses in social networks after the announcement of the complaint against the attacker.

“People are following me, saying that I am rebelling again, but I didn’t know anything about it. The case should have been heard six months ago. My son talks every day about what happened to him. He still hasn’t returned his phone,” he said.

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Jake’s mother still asks how the player manages to sleep at night after what happened. “Let’s hope he finally gets the right punishment. He can’t keep getting away with it. Your behavior is unacceptable…” Sarah concluded.

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Marseille in California. ″Where the Portuguese is, there is Portugal″

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Marseille in California.  ″Where the Portuguese is, there is Portugal″

“You are the future,” President Marcelo Rebelo de Souza told a three-year-old girl dressed in traditional Portuguese clothing who came out to greet him on the podium where he spoke at Artesia Portuguese Salon. The city, located on the outskirts of Los Angeles, has not hosted the President of the Portuguese Republic since 1989. This weekend, he did it with pomp and the setting of an ornate Portuguese-American community bursting with pride.

“We have never lost the honor and responsibility of being representatives of this beautiful flag,” said Jimmy Enes, a member of Artesia DES, a Portuguese descendant, in a welcoming speech delivered in perfect Portuguese. “When we are asked who we are, we always answer”i am portuguese“and not”Portuguese-American“or ‘Portuguese American’,” he said. “That’s why we’re trying step by step to protect our heritage on the outskirts of Los Angeles, one of the greatest cities in the world.”

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