Drug promoted by Trump as coronavirus ‘game changer’ increasingly linked to deaths

Drug promoted by Trump as coronavirus ‘game changer’ increasingly linked to deaths

0
Alarmed by a growing cache of data linking the anti-malaria drug to serious cardiac problems, some drug safety experts are now calling for even more forceful action by the government to discourage its use. Several have called for the FDA to revoke its emergency use authorization, given hydroxychloroquine’s documented risks.“They should say, ‘We know there…
Half of people around Richmond aren’t wearing masks to go to the store. We counted.

Half of people around Richmond aren’t wearing masks to go to the store. We...

0
After downplaying the effectiveness of masks for weeks, elected leaders and health officials across the country have urged people since early April to wear them. You can’t get on a plane or in an Uber without one. People are required to wear one when they leave home in New York.But in Virginia, you can still get into…
Doctors warned of Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children

Doctors warned of Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children

0
DETROIT – There is a new name for the mysterious illness in children that’s believed to be connected to the coronavirus (COVID-19).The CDC is now calling it Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children, or MIS-C for short.Doctors warn of rare syndrome being seen in Michigan childrenHear from mother of Shelby Township boy who contracted mysterious syndrome…
Investigational vaccine protects monkeys against COVID-19 pneumonia

Investigational vaccine protects monkeys against COVID-19 pneumonia

0
Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here.A single dose of ChAdOx1 nCoV-19, an investigational vaccine against SARS-CoV-2, has protected six rhesus macaques from pneumonia caused by the virus, according to the National Institutes of Health.SARS-CoV-2, more commonly known as COVID-19, has infected 4,523,916 people and killed at…
Live updates: Virginia is beginning to reopen today. Here’s what you need to know. -Pilot -Pilot

Live updates: Virginia is beginning to reopen today. Here’s what you need to know....

0
Like several states before it, Virginia is slowly allowing certain businesses and services that had been shuttered weeks before to re-open or allow more customers inside, but with restrictions. You’ll likely notice more mask-wearing, more space, more cleaning. Here’s our guide to what can reopen (outdoor dining areas at restaurants, outdoor fitness classes, indoor shooting…
Coronavirus: more than 12500 care home residents have died, new figures reveal

Coronavirus: more than 12500 care home residents have died, new figures reveal

0
Published on May 15, 2020The latest official figures reveal the scale of the deadly effects of cornavirus in care homes. More than a quarter of deaths of care home residents in England and Wales during the pandemic have involved coronavirus, that’s more than 12,500 people. At least nine out of ten of them had at…
5 ways to strengthen your immune system, according to an MD

5 ways to strengthen your immune system, according to an MD

0
Reducing stress is one way to keep your immune system healthy. Getty Images For the most up-to-date news and information about the coronavirus pandemic, visit the WHO website. As the coronavirus pandemic continues to disrupt life as we know it, we're waiting in hope for a cure and a vaccine that will help put an end…
CDC issues new alert to doctors about a mysterious illness linked to coronavirus in kids

CDC issues new alert to doctors about a mysterious illness linked to coronavirus in...

0
by: Arezow Doost Posted: May 14, 2020 / 09:25 PM CDT / Updated: May 15, 2020 / 09:17 AM CDT AUSTIN (KXAN) – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention sent doctors across the nation a health alert Thursday evening.  The CDC names the illness as the “Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children,” or MIS-C, linked…