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Inexpensive Steroid Is First Drug Proven to Reduce COVID Mortality Rates Inexpensive Steroid Is First Drug Proven to Reduce COVID Mortality Rates

Among patients with COVID-19 who did not require respiratory support, there was no benefit from treatment with dexamethasone . "Dexamethasone reduced deaths by one-third in ventilated patients", according to a news release from the RECOVERY tr...

President Trump to sign executive order on police reform President Trump to sign executive order on police reform

In a Rose Garden ceremony, Trump signed an order he said would eliminate choke holds, unless an officer's life was in danger. Mr Trump's move comes after more than a fortnight of anti-racism protests, which spread to more than 140 USA cities an...

Close the Lid! Flushing Toilets Spreads Coronavirus Close the Lid! Flushing Toilets Spreads Coronavirus

The novel coronavirus has been found in the feces of covid-19 patients, but it remains unknown whether such clouds could contain enough virus to infect a person, according to Washington Post . These droplets are so small, researchers say, that they ...

Cheap steroid dramatically reduces Covid-19 deaths - research Cheap steroid dramatically reduces Covid-19 deaths - research

Both results were statistically significant. They found no benefit from the drug for patients who did not need respiratory support. The researchers running the study, called RECOVERY , chose to stop enrolling patients on dexamethasone on June 8 be...

Sinovac’s vaccine trial data suggest potential in building immunity against COVID Sinovac’s vaccine trial data suggest potential in building immunity against COVID

The vaccine uses synthetic strands of genetic code based on the virus. "AstraZeneca recognises that the vaccine may not work but is committed to progressing the clinical programme with speed and scaling up manufacturing at risk", it said in its st...

Trump signs executive order for police reforms Trump signs executive order for police reforms

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell called the legislation "a serious proposal to reform law enforcement ". The executive order , according to senior White House officials, will focus on three areas: credentialing and certifying police officer...

Nintendo Just Released a Free Switch Game Called Jump Rope Challenge Nintendo Just Released a Free Switch Game Called Jump Rope Challenge

Titled Jump Rope Challenge , Nintendo describes it as a "simple game" that helps you "take an active break in your day by jumping rope". It's incredibly simple while taking full advantage of the Switch's Joy-Con controllers. Announced this morning f...

UK funds human trials of virus vaccine UK funds human trials of virus vaccine

Also Read | Earthquake of 3.9 Magnitude Reported in Jammu & Kashmir, Tremors Felt Near Katra Region: Live Breaking News Headlines & Coronavirus Updates, June 16, 2020. Catalent Biologics will provide vial filling and packaging capacity to Astra...

Common steroid reduces Covid-19 fatalities by one-third, United Kingdom researchers say Common steroid reduces Covid-19 fatalities by one-third, United Kingdom researchers say

Researchers at Oxford have also made significant headway with a vaccine after positive trials with rhesus macaque monkeys - who after 28 days were healthy despite being exposed to heavy quantities of coronavirus that sickened the control group.

United Kingdom researchers say they've found life-saving coronavirus drug United Kingdom researchers say they've found life-saving coronavirus drug

The trial included thousands of patients, 2,104 of whom were randomly assigned to receive 6 milligrams of dexamethasone per day for ten days, according to Stat News . Peter Hornby, a professor of Emerging Infectious Diseases at the University of Ox...

FDA Revokes Emergency Use Authorizations for Chloroquine, Hydroxychloroquine FDA Revokes Emergency Use Authorizations for Chloroquine, Hydroxychloroquine

Although the emergency authorization has been revoked, doctors could still prescribe the drugs if they believe it will help with treatment through a process known as off-label prescribing. Trump encouraged others to take the drug, and later claime...

Dexamethasone trial result most important so far, says British health chief Dexamethasone trial result most important so far, says British health chief

The UK Government's Chief Scientific Adviser, Sir Patrick Vallance, said it underlined the necessity of doing high quality clinical trials. "I think it needs to be validated, but it certainly suggests that this could be beneficial in this setting"....

South Korea vows stern response if North keeps raising tensions South Korea vows stern response if North keeps raising tensions

Reclusive North Korea and the democratic South are technically still at war because their 1950-53 conflict ended in a truce, not a treaty. While that event cemented South Korean President Moon Jae-in's place as a historic statesman, for Kim Jong-...

COVID-19 cure? low-priced steroid dexamethasone emerges as life-saving drug COVID-19 cure? low-priced steroid dexamethasone emerges as life-saving drug

The drug, according to the scientists, is low-cost, on the shelf, and can be used immediately to save lives worldwide. "It is particularly exciting as this is an cheap widely available medicine". Initially, excitement in this area fell on new and exp...

Steroid dexamethasone reduces deaths among patients with severe Covid-19, trial shows Steroid dexamethasone reduces deaths among patients with severe Covid-19, trial shows

More than 11,500 patients from 175 NHS hospitals have been enrolled on the Recovery trial since it was set up in March to test a range of potential coronavirus treatments. The study, part of the U.K.'s "Recovery Trial" project to find existing trea...

COVID-19 deaths: South Africa overtakes Egypt COVID-19 deaths: South Africa overtakes Egypt

More than 200 000 cases have been confirmed so far in Africa, with over 5,600 deaths. According to the organisation, South Africa has 61,927 cases and 1,354 deaths, followed by Nigeria with 14,554 confirmed cases and 387 deaths while Algeria has 10...

Government Hasn't Ruled Out Making Face Masks Mandatory Government Hasn't Ruled Out Making Face Masks Mandatory

The government changed its advice on face masks to help contain the spread of coronavirus earlier this month, as more people used public transport to go back to work. A spokesperson for TfL told MailOnline: 'So far we are seeing most people co-operat...

60,064 coronavirus cases confirmed in MI 60,064 coronavirus cases confirmed in MI

Almost 45,000 people have recovered from the virus, according to the state. See interactive graphics on the cases in MI. A week ago, recoveries were just over 42,000. The number of cases has increased 74 from yesterday, when there were 59,990 state...

Hour Fitness files for bankruptcy, closing North Academy location Hour Fitness files for bankruptcy, closing North Academy location

Jersey City: 918 Bergen Ave. The Tysons gym is also on a list of 24 Hour Fitness location around the USA that are closed: "24 Hour Fitness has made the hard decision to close the following locations". In order to facilitate overnight cleaning, c...

New Game For Treatment Of ADHD Requires A Prescription New Game For Treatment Of ADHD Requires A Prescription

It is created to be used as part of a wider therapy regimen, which may also include medication or educational programs, to help improve attention in children 8 to 12 years old. Your character can even be equipped with various different costumes from ...

Minnesota's COVID-19 cases are declining despite George Floyd protests Minnesota's COVID-19 cases are declining despite George Floyd protests

Hospitalizations across the state are also now decreasing gradually. To date, 2,709 people have been diagnosed with COVID-19 in B.C., 168 people have died and 2,354 people have recovered. Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Florida, North Caroli...

Patanjali has found Ayurveda cure for COVID-19: Acharya Balkrishna Patanjali has found Ayurveda cure for COVID-19: Acharya Balkrishna

Covid-19 can be treated but not cured. "In the first week, nearly 80% turned Covid-negative while in a fortnight, we found that nearly 100% patients tested negative". "In next 4-5 days, evidence and data will be released by us", he added. He said t...

5th COVID-19 death reported in Dubois County 5th COVID-19 death reported in Dubois County

Those who might have been exposed, will receive further screening. The vast majority of the 41 new positive cases tallied in Clark County since last Thursday have not been tied to either Pacific Crest Building Supply or Firestone Pacific Foods.

CDC Posts Long-Awaited Guidelines for Minimizing COVID-19 Risk CDC Posts Long-Awaited Guidelines for Minimizing COVID-19 Risk

The staging and attendance of such events should be in accordance with what local health officials are advising, based on much the coronavirus is spreading in a particular community, he added. The CDC's updated guidance includes recommendations...

More research needed into asymptomatic spreading of virus More research needed into asymptomatic spreading of virus

Fauci said on ABC's " Good Morning America " that the spread from those who are asymptomatic is not uncommon. However, on Tuesday, during a social media Q&A, she clarified "this is a major unknown". And it doesnt change the facts we do know, which ...

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