Fauci says vaccine may be found this year in coronavirus Senate hearing05/16/2020 03:00Fauci said he stood by his comments last month, telling CNN that the country "could be in for a bad fall and a bad winter" if countermeasures are lacking.Amid the sharpest downtown in USA history, President Donald Trump has been pressing to begin relaxing the lockdowns that have shuttered businesses despite warnings from some public health experts that doing so too quickly risks a further spread of the virus...
Coronavirus linked to rare 'Kawasaki-like' disease in children, Italian study finds05/16/2020 03:00He says weekly PMIS webinars with up to 700 pediatric providers will be held to target daily outreach to the 23 front-line pediatric ICUs in New York City.Its symptoms include a rash, high fever, joint pain, and swollen extremities.There are as many as 18 possible cases of kids diagnosed with the mysterious systematic inflammatory syndrome that is similar to the Kawasaki disease and is linked to COVID-19, the state's top health officials said on Wednesday, May 13...
France says 'unacceptable' for Sanofi to give coronavirus vaccine to USA first05/16/2020 03:00Some 140 former and current world leaders and health experts on Thursday called on officials to ensure that a coronavirus vaccine be made available "for all people, in all countries, free of charge".French President Emmanuel Macron said he was shocked by the suggestion that the U.S. would have priority over other countries to receive a future vaccine developed by French pharmaceutical company Sanofi...
COVID-19 may never go away: World Health Organization official05/16/2020 03:00Dr. Mike Ryan, the WHO's executive director emergencies, was speaking at a videoconference from Geneva and was answering questions about projections for the longevity of the virus.Swaminathan said she has no crystal ball, but "I would say in a four- to five-year timeframe, we could be looking at controlling this"...
Jersey Shore beaches will officially open Memorial Day Weekend05/16/2020 03:00"A recovery can not start until adequate amounts of working capital are identified and made available", Tom Bracken, president of the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce, said in a May 5 statement.Separately, the Garden State's July 7 primary election will take place by mail, authorities said, with some restrictions, Murphy announced...