Italian doctor on how virus 'exploded', having coronavirus & how to fight it

Dr Sylvia Bignamini is the Health Director of San Francesco Clinic in Bergamo, Italy, the city at the epicentre of the country's outbreak.
She conducted the first coronavirus test in her nursing home and also caught the virus herself. She is now living and working in isolation at home.


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  • Be safe..follow isolation...Om Shanti Shanti Shanti

    Manoj AttriManoj AttriVor Stunde
  • For Italian People please watch and recover

    KnowlepediyaKnowlepediyaVor 6 Stunden
  • God help us

    DoIt4TheGramDoIt4TheGramVor 7 Stunden
  • You have to behave as if YOU have the virus. Everyone should be wearing masks and gloves and staying away from each other. We can do this, people! Just until we beat this. We also need to support each other. And blessings to all the medical staff over the world who are doing the most amazing work. We all need to play our part.

    indigosighindigosighVor 11 Stunden
  • Hey Italy how did that "hug a Chinese person" campaign work out? Is open borders with China are good idea? 10,000 plus dead proves otherwise. Well, look on the bright side, no one can say you're racist.

    Khắc cảnh lêKhắc cảnh lêVor 11 Stunden
  • Such a boarish, vicarious interviewer & such a lovely gracious dedicated ethical Italio medic... So sad for Italy ... & all countries suffering so profoundly...

    Mary MarshallMary MarshallVor 13 Stunden
    • Avoid chinese who wants to destroy Christian Churches in their country.

      wnnalis cioovwnnalis cioovVor 10 Stunden
  • People in usa think its a virus..they don't see it...lock down in America people are thinking there coming to take there guns.

    Roger LRoger LVor 15 Stunden
    • 02:25

      wnnalis cioovwnnalis cioovVor 10 Stunden
  • Bless her littleb❤❤❤

    patricia varelapatricia varelaVor 18 Stunden
  • maybe it is coz italians hug and kiss everytime they greet each other?

    Eva BartakovaEva BartakovaVor 22 Stunden
  • Warning : Don’t even read the comments. More nuts out there than a packet of peanuts 😂😂

    bilishu alissbilishu alissVor 23 Stunden
  • They are still fooling themselves yes it can always get worse!!

    faddiegirlfaddiegirlVor Tag
  • Passionate plea to everyone

    Dennis CamblyDennis CamblyVor Tag
  • Out of interest in Italy areas most affected had 5 G been installed please ??

    Kamala lynda Gail Todd Davidson holtKamala lynda Gail Todd Davidson holtVor Tag
    • Yes younger people in the 30 40 and up they have young children as they waited till they were older to start a family these people’s children will become orphans they need th

      bilishu alissbilishu alissVor 23 Stunden
  • Was the test specific for CV19 ? or just any CV ?? Because from all accounts no specific test for CV19 is available ??

    Kamala lynda Gail Todd Davidson holtKamala lynda Gail Todd Davidson holtVor Tag
  • Dr, at the start of podcast where do were discussing the initial outbreak in the city's /town's at such fast spread all within 150km ? Of each other, has the idea of a super spreader or a few were there without knowing it of course? Just saying. Regards.

    Simon AllenSimon AllenVor Tag
  • This Dr is a National Treasure. What a beautiful human being. Take care of her Italia.

    wnnalis cioovwnnalis cioovVor Tag
  • Amen thank God .Finally I found my answer.I been thinking that if we scare of that virus it will get you,so I want to share my story just for help other.I been sitting in my house for an hour and I to remember ,Jesus was saying nothing will hided.He always said believe,you will leave and look for it you will find it,but the main point is you to believe his words

    Cathlina LeCathlina LeVor Tag
  • I'm getting confused everyday that passes , in America they're considering new measures that will result in different policies for different parts of the US ! I'm sure they know about the situation in Italy so how come they're going for a new policy ?!

    Earthshine MoonshineEarthshine MoonshineVor Tag
  • Amazing job, medical professionals hats off

    Sunny KarkiSunny KarkiVor Tag
    • Watch DAVID ICKE videos on COVID-19 crisis! . . . . You will all if you have a mind get the answers !

      wnnalis cioovwnnalis cioovVor Tag
  • Warning : Don’t even read the comments. More nuts out there than a packet of peanuts 😂😂

    Heather StephensHeather StephensVor Tag
  • I lived there long time ago...

    Sunny KarkiSunny KarkiVor Tag
  • 02:25

    Chandra shakerChandra shakerVor Tag
  • Avoid chinese who wants to destroy Christian Churches in their country.

    Ronald RaymondRonald RaymondVor 2 Tage
  • it was the "Hug a Chinese person day" to "combat racism" in Italy that caused the explosion.... I imagine they dont want people to remember that

    Bryan JonesBryan JonesVor 2 Tage
  • It may be too late to limit contact only when symptoms prevail. The best case scenario is to stay home for a 14 day period to ensure you're healthy.

    Geoff WalthersGeoff WalthersVor 2 Tage
  • End of times Jesus coming soon !

    Mate RockkMate RockkVor 2 Tage
  • It's probably punishment from God, why ? Well because mostly Italian are gays !

    Mate RockkMate RockkVor 2 Tage
  • May each country learn from this.

    Collins KiruiCollins KiruiVor 2 Tage
  • Yes younger people in the 30 40 and up they have young children as they waited till they were older to start a family these people’s children will become orphans they need their parents

    Carmel CorrealeCarmel CorrealeVor 2 Tage
  • Keep up the good work doctor, and may God keep you healthy and safe. I salute all the health workers who are risking their life daily to fight the threat.

    Yaw GYaw GVor 2 Tage
  • Younger people like myself need to take this more seriously.

    alisuo tokoalisuo tokoVor 2 Tage
  • Is she the one who killed herself?

    MMVor 2 Tage

    dolores206dolores206Vor 2 Tage
  • Watch DAVID ICKE videos on COVID-19 crisis! . . . . You will all if you have a mind get the answers !

    Mama Laloo SindhiMama Laloo SindhiVor 2 Tage
    • February???

      alisuo tokoalisuo tokoVor 2 Tage
  • Watch DAVID ICKE videos on COVID-19 crisis! . . . . You will all if you have a mind get the answers !

    Mama Laloo SindhiMama Laloo SindhiVor 2 Tage
  • Fake.

    Trey PaoTrey PaoVor 2 Tage
  • For those who mock and scoff about being in the end times: The End Times are here: Mockers will mock, but: The last 2000 years (roughly), Israel was not even a nation to fulfill prophecy. In 1948 Israel became a nation. These times are way different than any time in the last 2000 years. These mockers need to hear / know this specific detail. John writes, in Revelation 11:9, that the two witnesses will be dead in the street of Jerusalem, and EVERY NATION, TRIBE AND LANGUAGE OF PEOPLE will see them for 3 1/2 days. Never, in the last 2000 years (or any time in history), did the entire world have the ability to visually see one spot on Earth at once; not until man invented TV, cameras (on phones, of course), World Wide Web, etc. This happened in roughly the same century as Israel becoming a nation again. So John, 'somehow' knew man would have this ability one day, and back in 90 A.D., they didn't even have electricity, let alone TVs, World Wide Web, cameras on phones, etc. Man did not even have this ability 200 years ago! John got this information from the One Who is outside of time, the Creator of all: God Almighty! Of course. :) Now Russia, Turkey and Iran (plus a couple other African nations, which are muslim) are allies, for the first time in history, and these nations are also prophesied about attacking Israel one day. One only need look at the news over there in the last 2 years to see this can easily happen now! Just a "coincidence" these nations become allies only after Israel became a nation? No coincidence at all. :) Only today do you see people (including the pope) trying to form one world religion! Never did you see that in the last 2000 years on such a scale. Only today will you see the likelihood of a one world government very soon to come. Could it have happened just 150 years ago? No way. The sheer cultural acceptance of immorality - abortion (baby murder), homosexuality, transgenderism, pornography, fornication, neo-feminazism -> breaking up of the family unit, etc. - skyrocketing JUST within the last 50 years is further clear evidence that these are the end days. Veganism (commanding to abstain from meat) also prophesied to happen in the last days by Paul, in 1 Timothy 4:1-3 -- "Now the Spirit speaketh expressly, that in the latter times some shall depart from the faith, giving heed to seducing spirits, and doctrines of devils; Speaking lies in hypocrisy; having their conscience seared with a hot iron; Forbidding to marry, and commanding to abstain from meats, which God hath created to be received with thanksgiving of them which believe and know the truth." All prophesied in the bible, nearly 2000 years ago. Back to modern technology. When people had read about "the mark of the beast" some 300+ years ago, they probably assumed it'd simply be some type of ink mark you stamp on your skin. The KJV bible has written that this "mark" is put INSIDE the right hand or forehead. Well, with modern technology and the microchip, only seen today, and never any other time in history of man, could this make sense to effectively keep track of people out there. If it was simply an ink mark, people could've faked it easily. Not today, with modern technology + GPS tracking systems, facial recognition technology, fingerprint scanning, DNA testing, etc. The lie of evolution, mainly took off especially in the last 100 years, sinking into most societies, giving rise to larger quantities of atheists. This lie (of evolution) which now gives them confidence that God supposedly "doesn't exist," thus they gleefully ignore prophecy. Look at what happened with dictators like Hitler, Stalin, Mao, and many others. All atheists or ones who had confidence God does not exist (due to the lie of evolution), thus they commit their heinous acts without worry of being judged afterward. This is why there are so many dictatorships (and elite cultist groups) today that will do what they want and will laugh at anyone trying to say the God written of in the bible is going to judge them for it. The lie of evolution coming about, again, only within the last 150 years is also no coincidence. This is helping fulfill prophecy. Daniel (12:4) wrote that man would "travel to and fro, and knowledge would increase." This could really only stand out, again, in the last century. Sure, there was advancements in knowledge and technology in the last 1500 years (throughout all of human history, really), but only in the last 100 years did it REALLY skyrocket. They were riding horse and carriage (as they have for millennia before) just 150 years ago. NOW we have cars, planes, high speed electric / magnetic trains, space rockets, etc. We can travel around the world in a single day. I'd say that is clearly the "knowledge increase" and the "traveling to and fro" Daniel wrote about (which God told him to). It's pretty obvious! :) Many in WWII thought it was 'the end,' but they forgot to understand that Israel had to be a nation first! Thus even many Christians were wrong over the centuries, just on that one point alone. So when the mockers say anything to you about "nothing happening for 2000 years" be sure to bring up these points. Do more research on how these times are very special compared to any other time in history when concerning bible prophecy signs showing. It's not enough to just have head knowledge about Jesus, the bible, etc. You need to become born again of Jesus' Holy Spirit in your heart to enter into the Kingdom of God. Many people out there, including catholics, do not even teach this extremely important fact. Please pray to Jesus right now and genuinely open your heart to Him; receive Him into your heart right now. :) It's about personally knowing Him on an intimate level!

    Julia WalkerJulia WalkerVor 2 Tage
  • Exploded because of a rate of 50 to 80 percent falls positive pcr tests 😂Italian mainstream dumbasses😋

    Jahvinchee DopJahvinchee DopVor 2 Tage
  • I love this doctor but can’t stand the rude interviewer interrupting her.

    Gisselle STGisselle STVor 2 Tage
  • Which Italian politician told everyone to hug a Chinese person after trump put the travel ban on China is this liberal not in jail

    Joseph fieidJoseph fieidVor 2 Tage
  • Watch the Film " Contagion" and tell me if this was not prepared in advance. The New World Order is planning to cut world population to 500000000 and their goal and agenda is moving on very smoothly indeed....shame on you those countries who are supporting this and who got involved in the creation of this menace. God is not a fool and is not sleeping. Soon those evil leaders and Rich people will be exposed completely. Shame on you!

    Rodgers ShazhiraRodgers ShazhiraVor 2 Tage
  • The fact that Italy has been, and probably still is, one of the most corrupted country in Europe and of the highest mafia level in the world, it's a known fact. But, realizing that even doctors lie and deceive public's perception just for a few minutes of fame in front of a camera is just pathetic for the human race as a whole. I would like to inform the unethical lady that we know your lie! And, it's time to come out with the true official data reported from ANSA (the National Agency for Associated News or, Agenzia Nazionale Stampa Associata) and the National Institute of Health (Istituto Superiore della Sanita) because sooner or later the whole world will know. The ANSA and ISS official report of corona virus victim is, BE READY: 3! Patologie N % Cardiopatia ischemica 117 33.0 Fibrillazione atriale 87 24.5 Ictus 34 9.6 Ipertensione arteriosa 270 76.1 Diabete mellito 126 35.5 Demenza 24 6.8 BPCO 47 13.2 Cancro attivo negli ultimi 5 anni 72 20.3 Epatopatia cronica 11 3.1 Insufficienza renale cronica 64 18.0 Numero di patologie (number of pathologies) 0 patologie --> 3 0.8 Then we have: 1) One of Italy's most renown journalist caught on TV saying: we can't make this news public! Italians shouldn't know or they won't believe it anymore! 2) purposely (or ignorantly) Italian politicians and doctors mixing&matching the very important meaning (medically, socially and scientifically) of 'dying with' a disease and 'dying of' a disease. Lady (i would not even consider calling you Dr as your university professors are probably embarrassed and ashamed of you and they will send you back to primary school to learn basic biology), dying of a something means that 'something is the cause of death'. Considering your academic preparation, i should give a 6yrs old child example here: - if you fall from a 100m high building you will probably die and the cause of death is the 'trauma' caused by the fall. If you fall from the same building and have a cold, or a headache, the cold or the headache are not cause of death; it's still the trauma from the fall; the cold or headache was a coincidence -. I am really curious as to why an almost bankrupted country is giving this fake news which unfortunately has led the entire Europe, probably the world, to follow when, in fact world renown pulmonologists, epidemiologist and virologist are saying the complete opposite. It's a farse. Would it not be more professional to take responsibilities and admit and that the Italian politicians have raped the national health system repeatedly, over the last 20yrs, and now they can't cope with a few already-ill patients who have had aggravations caused by a cold virus? rather than having the entire population, once again, to pay the price for the consequences? Even world's leading authors in the financial world such as Robert Kiosaki, have smelled the political involvement. Now, the question is: why? why are are you doing this? What are you trying to get out of it? Killing the economy is definitely more painful and disastrous than cutting off the politician's salaries and buy more equipment such as ventilators and hospital beds. What is wrong with people like your Estimate self! (for those of you on fakebook, there is a subtitled version; video name: legally forced to immuno deficiency, from Italy leading voice on pulmonary diseases and international authority on micro&nano pathology) p.s.: why does Channel 4 not interview world leading experts of micro biology and/or pulmonologists? rather than 'playing along' with this Mambo Italiano?

    Nicolo OrlandoNicolo OrlandoVor 2 Tage
    • @Christine P Don't like facts? or, don't like reading? i'm not surprised considering the level of modern knowledge

      Nicolo OrlandoNicolo OrlandoVor 2 Tage
    • Rant much?

      Christine PChristine PVor 2 Tage
  • Maybe there is something we don't know about virus. Maybe for example it can spread through the air for long distance.

    Marcin GruszkaMarcin GruszkaVor 3 Tage

    Maureen KMaureen KVor 3 Tage
  • The only quick treatment for you It is Islam and you must stay away from injustice to Muslims and non-Muslims. Swear to God, my Creator, and I am Muhammad Abdu and his Messenger. This torment virus will disappear within hours or less. Islam is peace, justice.

    ضبط المفسدين في دول الاسلامضبط المفسدين في دول الاسلامVor 3 Tage
  • Has Italy tried the malarial treatment that is purported to work on Covid cases.

    willard sandywillard sandyVor 3 Tage
  • Thank you Dr Sylvia Bignamini.

    Antony LiberopoulosAntony LiberopoulosVor 3 Tage
  • Unsung heroes. God bless them!

    Samantha108Samantha108Vor 3 Tage
  • February???

    Samantha108Samantha108Vor 3 Tage
    • That's when she first encountered it, problem?

      Christine PChristine PVor 2 Tage
  • What a sweet person she seems to be. I would like to have her as my doctor.

    Miss BumblebeeMiss BumblebeeVor 3 Tage
  • Hope u will get out through all wishes from pakistan

    innocent Angelinnocent AngelVor 3 Tage
  • I like her calm refusal to indulging in wild speculation

    Steve SpenceSteve SpenceVor 3 Tage
  • Simple, allmost all channel with the word “news” in it are just liars, paid and controlled by the elite.

    alida flusalida flusVor 3 Tage
  • I heard there are three reasons. Italy has an older population, 21% of the people smoke, when they greet they kiss on the cheek. A coronavirus smorgasbord.

    kickn-aDead-catkickn-aDead-catVor 3 Tage
  • 3 days ago was waiting outside a pharmacie for my husbands medecine here we are 2mtrs space between ppl and there you are 3mans in their 20s sharing a can of beer passing it among them close together walking now can we call theses idiots stupids ignorants or selfless p...s

    Emma JosephEmma JosephVor 3 Tage
    • showing no signs of stopping soon.

      alida flusalida flusVor 3 Tage
  • I thought bronchial pneumonia was quite common in nursing homes.

    alpha betaalpha betaVor 3 Tage
  • The word 'exploded' is not her word. It is a word that the controlled Rothschild media is constantly using while raving about this fake pandemic.

    alpha betaalpha betaVor 3 Tage
    • You are a fake pandemic.. wait.. you're actually a real one, spreading your idiotic virus.

      Christine PChristine PVor 2 Tage
  • The real heroes in this world are the doctors and nurses on the front lines combating this virus.

    Conor MaloneConor MaloneVor 3 Tage
  • Her accent is sooo cute.

    Nickhil GNickhil GVor 3 Tage
  • Is there 5G in Italy? Chemtrails? because BOTH cause the dry cough respiratory problems- YES. I've read all the research.

    plejaren1plejaren1Vor 3 Tage
  • She indirectly mentioned that filter masks are better than a surgery mask: I has 2 filter masks :) - and I'm the vulnerable group. I'm glad that I cancelled that DIY project (paint a wall)

    Lars HansenLars HansenVor 3 Tage
  • i cant bear with her, use a translator. This is not times to show off weak language skills. This is time for all of us to be clear and direct. Hercules!!

    Iancov mIancov mVor 3 Tage
    • Weak language skills? Or weak comprehension? I understand every word.

      Christine PChristine PVor 2 Tage
  • Italy must have been infected for the deaths comes...

    Thi HuynhThi HuynhVor 3 Tage
    • No, weeks. Look at the explosion in USA.

      Christine PChristine PVor 2 Tage
  • One reason Is because Italy is a also crossroads for human trafficking

    Raymond KinsellaRaymond KinsellaVor 3 Tage
  • My love and prayers to italy😭 💜❤i cant believe this, stay home world

    Belle RBelle RVor 3 Tage
  • Thank you for the forewarning. We can only hope and pray our government will be responsive and adequately prepare for what is to come. We have far less hospital beds and far less respirators than other 1st world countries. We also have no universal healthcare which increases risk for everyone, but for some much more than others.

    Marla KMarla KVor 3 Tage
  • Keyword, "EXPLODED..." As I said before, COVID-19 is likely a biological atomic bomb considering how so unusually fast it spread. It's as if it was detonated in a warhead far above the skies and that spread around the world as small mini versions were planted in certain countries, which also spread. This is just one possible scenario but there are a plurality of possibilities here...👌.

    The King of How To'sThe King of How To'sVor 3 Tage
  • Brave woman . I respect you very much. Please be safe

    Natasha JohnsonNatasha JohnsonVor 3 Tage
  • bergamo copped direct arrivals from Wuhan

    TK CaapiTK CaapiVor 3 Tage
  • This is unstoppable, I know so many RNs and medics that have had mild coughs and fevers in the last few weeks. They aren't being tested and are only staying home when the symptoms start. People are asymptomatic as well.

    K AK AVor 3 Tage
Italian doctor on how virus 'exploded', having coronavirus & how to fight it