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The Thai Red Cross Society has published a new infographic warning us to stay vigilant as Covid-19 can be asymptomatic but still able to spread to others. The novel coronavirus has been spreading despite carriers having little or no symptoms. The Thai Government PR Facebook page today reports 3 new confirmed cases from people on repatriation flights and in state quarantine.

Thai Red Cross says

As many cases have come from those who have displayed no symptoms, the TRCS says the virus can be spread from a healthy person over 20-30 days. Just last Saturday, a Thai who was repatriated from the US, tested positive for the virus without displaying symptoms and was quarantined in Chon Buri. So far, Thailand has had 3,522 cases of the virus with 59 deaths.

SOURCE: Pattaya Mail

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    Maag

    September 26, 2020 at 3:11 pm

    We love Thai red cross !

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      Edy F.

      September 26, 2020 at 4:13 pm

      This is absolutely normal. Everybody has to meet the virus. But there is no disease anymore. Masks and distance don’t give any protection, viruses are everywhere in the air.
      Thai red cross don’t know anything about viruses.

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        Stephen Westrip

        September 26, 2020 at 7:17 pm

        You certainly know nothing about viruses. I would rather trust the Thai Red Cross than you.

        It is good that the TRC has put out this message. It is long overdue in Thailand.

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          rinky stingpiece

          September 26, 2020 at 9:30 pm

          I’ve been trying to catch it for months, nothing I do works, even spending time amongst red cross workers!

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      Jason

      September 26, 2020 at 9:39 pm

      The Thai Red Cross are fear mongers and deserve no respect. This is a flu. flu and other viruses kill 5,000-10,000 Thai people per month. Mostly the old and the sick. We do not stop living or live in fear because of that fact so the constant fear mongering is damaging to the people, the children, immigration and commerce. This has been a disaster in Thailand and yet the threat from covid has been far less than normal flu deaths.

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    Peter

    September 26, 2020 at 4:56 pm

    Neither do you by the sound of it.

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    sam

    September 26, 2020 at 8:23 pm

    Sensibility should tell anyone that Covid is real and also deadly.
    Sadly there are always a small percentage of individuals lacking sensibility, but think that they have a right to inflict their narrow minded, ill gotten beliefs onto the broader society

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    Jason

    September 26, 2020 at 9:46 pm

    The numbers are in from the USA proving the threat was overblown. The average age of death was 75 and included 2.6 comorbidities (other diseases). There was virtually no risk for people under 60 and in Thailand the risk of death was extremely low because of excellent doctors using many different medicines effectively. The Thai Red Cross are fear mongers and deserve no respect. This is a flu. flu and other viruses kill 5,000-10,000 Thai people per month. Mostly the old and the sick. We do not stop living or live in fear because of that fact so the constant fear mongering is damaging to the people, the children, immigration and commerce. This has been a disaster in Thailand and yet the threat from covid has been far less than normal flu deaths.

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