FDA: Hydroxychloroquine isn't safe or effective in treating, preventing COVID-1905/21/2020 03:00"I happen to be taking it", Trump told reporters Monday.Several studies are underway into the drug's effectiveness in treating coronavirus and whether it can also protect against the disease, but so far there is no clear evidence it is beneficial.CLEVELAND, Ohio- President Donald Trump's claim to be taking Hydroxychloroquine is both dubious and unsafe...
Coronavirus vaccine 'may never be found'05/20/2020 03:00The Government has announced that if a coronavirus vaccine is successful, 30 million doses.Jane Halton speaks at the Press Club."In addition, the capacity will be significantly increased, so that enough vaccines could be made for everyone in the United Kingdom within a matter of months of opening".There would be enormous moral pressure on all adults to have a vaccine against COVID-19 when one became available, she warned...
WHO Funding Cut Could Be Permanent05/20/2020 03:00Trump said the World Health Organization was against the imposition of a ban on travel from China in late January.During a virtual assembly, Tedros acknowledged there had been shortcomings and told the assembly he welcomed calls for a review.A resolution drafted by the European Union calling for an independent evaluation of the WHO's performance appeared to have won consensus backing among the WHO's 194 states...
Manitowoc County Reports One Additional COVID-19 Case05/19/2020 03:00While there have been social media reports about people possibly dying due to COVID-19, the state's official tally remains at 44.Almost 600 deaths and 10,800 positive cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Missouri as of Sunday, according to the Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services.According to the Zanesville-Muskingum County Health Department, three additional residents recently tested positive for the coronavirus...
The latest developments on COVID-19 in Canada05/19/2020 03:00The province says that 340 new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed in Ontario and that over 1,800 residents have died of the virus.At this time, 476 cases have reportedly resulted in a recovery.There have been 269 outbreaks in long-term care homes, 114 in retirement homes and 77 in hospital.According to Peel Public Health's COVID-19 website (which was updated at 12:03 pm on May 16), 3,473 people have been diagnosed in the region and 224 people have died of the virus...