Friday August 14-th, 2020

Anti-parasitic drug kills coronavirus within 48 hours Anti-parasitic drug kills coronavirus within 48 hours

This discovery is certainly a breakthrough in the race to find a cure for the covid-19, a virus that has already killed almost 60 thousand people around the world since its emergence in December of 2019. A Monash University-led study has shown a sing...

Mainland China sees rise in new Covid-19 cases Mainland China sees rise in new Covid-19 cases

Also, on Sunday 78 new asymptomatic COVID-19 cases were reported on the mainland, including 40 imported ones, the NHC said, adding that 1,047 asymptomatic cases were still under medical observation. China has been struck by 30 more cases of coronav...

YouTube will suppress videos that peddle 5G-coronavirus conspiracy YouTube will suppress videos that peddle 5G-coronavirus conspiracy

Incidents in Birmingham and Liverpool are being investigated, according to the BBC . Cheers actor Woody Harrelson (pictured left) shared a 5G conspiracy theory linking it to the virus. "It also makes me angry to learn that some people have been ...

Boris Johnson admitted to hospital with coronavirus

The prime minister's office said that PM Boris Johnson will remain to be in charge of the government. Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson leaves number 10 Downing Street in central London on March 18, 2020. a temperature". She moved into Dow...

Australians advised not to wear face masks amid coronavirus pandemic Australians advised not to wear face masks amid coronavirus pandemic

The medical officer also said that after millions of masks were delivered to Australia, it was important these only went towards those working on the front line. Professor Kelly said if you touched a surface with the virus, then scratched an itch und...

British PM Boris Johnson hospitalized with COVID-19 British PM Boris Johnson hospitalized with COVID-19

Downing St. said it was a "precautionary step" and he remains in charge of the government. "On the advice of his doctor, the Prime Minister has tonight been admitted to hospital for tests ". More than 16,000 have been admitted to hospital with cor...

Scientists at University Of Pittsburgh May Have Invented a Vaccine for Coronavirus Scientists at University Of Pittsburgh May Have Invented a Vaccine for Coronavirus

The researchers emphasise that the SARS-CoV-2 microneedle vaccine maintains its potency even after being thoroughly sterilised with gamma radiation - a key step toward making a product that's suitable for use in humans. The vaccine is delivered throu...

5G coronavirus conspiracy theory a 'complete lie' says Health Minister

Wild conspiracy theories linking 5G networks to the coronavirus pandemic are being blamed for a spate of attacks on United Kingdom cellphone towers - and are even being spread by celebrities such as Woody Harrelson. The cause of the fire has not ...

Make your own coronavirus mask with this printable pattern Make your own coronavirus mask with this printable pattern

During a White House briefing on Friday evening , President Trump underscored the CDC's advice to Americans who are not clinicians, that they not wear "medical-grade or surgical-grade" masks. N95 masks effectively filter any particle larger than...

Scots' medical chief breaks own coronavirus rules, steps down from briefings Scots' medical chief breaks own coronavirus rules, steps down from briefings

Dr Catherine Calderwood said she was "deeply sorry" and resigned "with a heavy heart". Dr Calderwood will now work "over the next few days to ensure a smooth transition" to her successor. "Individuals must not make personal exemptions bespoke to th...

Taoiseach rejoins medical register to help coronavirus fight Taoiseach rejoins medical register to help coronavirus fight

Leo Varadkar is a qualified medical doctor but has been working full-time in politics in recent years. He was removed from the register following his switch to politics, but he rejoined when the Health Service Executive appealed for all non-workin...

WEAR MASK... Coronavirus may spread through air via normal breathing: US scientists WEAR MASK... Coronavirus may spread through air via normal breathing: US scientists

Social distancing guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and World Health Organization (WHO) suggest that people stay at least six feet apart from one another if they are contagious or merely concerned about being ...

Jane Fonda Joins TikTok & Brings Back Jane Fonda Workout Jane Fonda Joins TikTok & Brings Back Jane Fonda Workout

Jane Fonda is showing that you can get fit and save the planet at the same time. "You know what, there's too many workouts happening right now on TV or computers. Fonda is hosting the event with Greenpeace and according to E! Fonda will be joined ...

54 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Clare 54 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Clare

Some 33 new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed as diagnosed in County Kildare, as of midnight last Thursday - the latest date for which county breakdowns are available. The median age of confirmed cases is 48. Some 1,118 people had been hospital...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announces $200 million for shelters, domestic abuse victims Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announces $200 million for shelters, domestic abuse victims

Media reports suggest Trump and trade adviser Peter Navarro singled out 3M after a Fox News report accused the Minnesota-based company's American distributors of selling its masks to "foreign buyers" that were outbidding USA customers. During his dai...

Matt Hancock says coronavirus 'continues its grim march' Matt Hancock says coronavirus 'continues its grim march'

There have been some questions raised as to whether or not increasing the number of daily tests to 100,000 is achievable, particularly as the Government managed less than 11,000 yesterday. However, Hancock told a press conference on Friday that G7 le...

4 ways to make a DIY no-sew face mask at home 4 ways to make a DIY no-sew face mask at home

The health officials in the state of California clarified that anyone who wears a covering should be washing it in hot water with laundry detergent after every use or once a day. "Protection of others is maximized when facemasks are used". On Monda...

106 new cases of coronavirus in Alberta, 2 new deaths 106 new cases of coronavirus in Alberta, 2 new deaths

One death announced Friday was a woman in her 20s with no known pre-existing health conditions. The province said there are now 29 in hospital, with 13 of those in the ICU. Revera says it is abiding by all of the regulations set out by Alberta Health...

British Pakistani nurse dies of COVID-19 British Pakistani nurse dies of COVID-19

ONE OF the daughters of NHS nurse Aimee O'Rourke has paid an emotional tribute to her fearless mum following her sad death from coronavirus , aged just 39. West Midlands mayor Andy Street said: "Such tragic news this morning, my heart goes out t...

Google data shows how Pakistanis are conforming to lockdown rules Google data shows how Pakistanis are conforming to lockdown rules

The report is based on location data from millions of peoples' phones running Google's Android operating system. The report shows the number of visits to parks appears to spike during the weekends. The data is compiled for 131 countries and regi...

Trump Organization lays off 1,500 employees amid coronavirus shutdown Trump Organization lays off 1,500 employees amid coronavirus shutdown

About India's ban on its export, Trump said, "They hold (the medicine) because they have 1.5 billion people". "I hope they use it, because I'll tell you what: What do you have to lose?" The federal government already accumulated some 29 million...

Texas County Confirms Second Positive Case of COVID 19 Texas County Confirms Second Positive Case of COVID 19

The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in Monroe County undercounts the total number of infected people because testing supplies are limited, and current guidelines advise testing only of people hospitalized with respiratory symptoms and health...

Dolly Parton Launches 'Goodnight With Dolly' Bedtime Story Series Dolly Parton Launches 'Goodnight With Dolly' Bedtime Story Series

She laughed: "I'm not making light of the situation". She believes that once the pandemic is over, we'll all be better people and the world will be a much better world to live in. The free series kicks off with Parton reading The Little Engine T...

Head-lice drug gives scientist hope in fight against Covid-19 Head-lice drug gives scientist hope in fight against Covid-19

The research says that the development of an effective anti-viral for the coronavirus , if given to patients early on in their infection, could limit their viral load, stop the disease progressing and prevent transmission. "There isn't enough eviden...

CDC Recommends Public Wear Face Masks CDC Recommends Public Wear Face Masks

This means that the virus can spread between people who look, seem and even feel healthy when they interact in close proximity-for example, speaking, coughing, or sneezing-even if those people are not exhibiting symptoms. The new guidance came in res...

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