Coronavirus live updates: WHO warns world remains in pandemic’s first wave; hydroxychloroquine dropped from treatment study

The world likely is still in the pandemic’s first wave. Will there be MLB baseball soon? Trump’s Brazil travel ban begins. Latest coronavirus news.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

WHO pauses trial of hydroxychloroquine as coronavirus treatment amid safety concerns

Hydroxychloroquine, which Trump has repeatedly touted as a potential game changer in fighting the coronavirus, is an anti-malarial drug that’s also used by doctors to treat rheumatoid arthritis and lupus. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today … Read more…

MEDIA HYPOCRISY: NY Governor Cuomo Gets Royal Treatment while CNN Ignores Covid Death Count

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Russia’s Inimitable Catherine Gets The Favourite Treatment in Hulu’s Delightful The Great

In 1744, 15-year-old Sophie von Anhalt-Zerbst—the daughter of a broke Prussian prince—traveled to Russia, wed a man destined to become Emperor Peter III and was rechristened Catherine. Her husband was a boorish alcoholic, the relationship a gauntlet of humiliation. Both … Read more…

COVID-19 Surge Exposes Ugly Truth About Singapore’s Treatment Of Migrant Workers

Singapore’s coronavirus escalation lays bare the “parallel universe” of poor conditions endured by migrant workers who are essential to the affluent city-state. World News – Breaking News, Top Stories SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your … Read more…

Microsoft is launching a ‘plasmabot’ to encourage people who recovered from the virus to donate their plasma as a possible treatment

Microsoft’s head of research, Peter Lee, believes that plasma from recovered Covid-19 patients could help sick people and protect protection to frontline workers while a vaccine is developed. Tech BEST DEAL UPDATE:

‘Last Week Tonight’: John Oliver Talks Government’s Messy Treatment Of Essential Workers And Unemployed Impacted By Coronavirus

On the latest episode of Last Week Tonight, John Oliver touched on British Prime Minister Boris Johnson going in and out of intensive care due to coronavirus and Bernie Sanders dropping out of the presidential race. However, the real story … Read more…

Chinese scientists seeking potential COVID-19 treatment find ‘effective’ antibodies

A team of Chinese scientists has isolated several antibodies that it says are “extremely effective” at blocking the ability of the new coronavirus to enter cells, which eventually could be helpful in treating or preventing COVID-19. Reuters: Science News BEST … Read more…

Car company designs ventilator using windshield wiper motor for COVID-19 treatment

Spanish automaker SEAT has quickly developed a ventilator for the coronavirus fight that uses car parts and is being built on one of its automotive assembly lines near Barcelona. Working from an open-source design, The VW-owned company’s engineers repurposed a … Read more…

Trump says there’s light at the end of the tunnel with coronavirus vaccine and treatment research

Trump said ten different therapeutic agents are in active trials and some are looking “incredibly successful.” US Top News and Analysis COMMUNITY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off … Read more…

‘His Dark Materials’ Writer Jack Thorne Receiving Treatment For What He Thinks Is Coronavirus

Jack Thorne, the prolific British writer behind HBO and BBC drama His Dark Materials, has said that he is receiving treatment for what he believes to be coronavirus. The writer, whose other credits include Channel 4’s The Virtues and feature … Read more…

Gilead to expand access to remdesivir, its promising coronavirus treatment

Gilead Sciences Inc. will expand access to its experimental anti-coronavirus drug remdesivir to accelerate its emergency use for multiple severely ill patients. The drugmaker said it’s switching to “expanded access” from a “compassionate use” program under which remdesivir was given … Read more…

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson Reportedly Released From Australian Hospital After Coronavirus Treatment

(CANBERRA, Australia) — Tom Hanks and his wife, Rita Wilson, were released from an Australian hospital on Tuesday, five days after they were diagnosed with the new coronavirus, media reported. Queensland state’s health department would not comment on media reports … Read more…

‘The results look good so far:’ Thai doctors tout promising treatment for Wuhan coronavirus

A cocktail of antiviral drugs appeared effective in treating a seriously ill coronavirus patient, a Thai health official said. The HIV medicines lopinavir and ritonavir, which are sold by AbbVie Inc. as the product Kaletra, was used on three patients … Read more…

NIH’s NIAID initiating dose evaluation studies in animal models of Pluristem’s PLX-R18 in the treatment of acute radiation syndrome

Pluristem Therapeutics Inc., a leading developer of placenta-based cell therapy products, has announced that the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), a part of the U.S. Aid / Disasters News From Medical News Today BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL … Read more…

State Highlights: DOJ Outlines Efforts To Address Rural Safety Crisis In Alaska; Activists File Lawsuit Over New Hampshire’s Treatment Of Mental Health Patients In ERs

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John Oliver, Larry David and Wanda Sykes Give Medical Bias the Last Week Tonight Treatment

John Oliver, Wanda Sykes, and Larry David teamed up to help fight reported bias in medical care on Sunday night’s Last Week Tonight. According to Oliver, several studies have shown that bias among doctors leads to a “woman-shaped blind spot … Read more…

Commentary: Novartis CEO: Gene therapy offers hope of cures in a treatment, but US needs new pricing, payment model

The current global health system treats chronic diseases with a pay-as-you-go model, spreading costs over months and years. It's unprepared to pay for a surge of new, single-treatment therapies with the potential to provide a lifetime of benefit. Health and … Read more…

New treatment could become first targeted therapy designed for ‘untreatable’ childhood brain cancer

A new type of drug that targets a genetic weakness in an untreatable childhood brain cancer could become the first ever treatment designed to target the disease. The prototype treatment could also offer hope for patients with the rare and … Read more…

Coachella Security Guards Allege Inhumane Treatment: ‘People Over Here Are Starving’

Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Every year, music lovers and miscellaneous basics flood Indio, California, for the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. Coachella is known for its huge headlining artists and general aura of douchebaggery—the stereotypical festivalgoer is a rich kid sporting … Read more…

Childhood methylphenidate treatment predicts antidepressant use during adolescence

A new, 12-year longitudinal study, which monitored 6,830 children from early childhood into adolescence, has shown that consistent treatment with MPH-based medications during childhood increases the risk of antidepressant use during adolescence. The study is the first of its kind … Read more…

Doctors Need To Talk Through Treatment Options Better For Black Men With Prostate Cancer

African-American men have the highest risk of being diagnosed with prostate cancer as well as dying from it compared to any other ethnic group in the U.S. This trend has remained unchanged for over four decades. Although research has focused on identifying … Read more…

Alzheimer’s treatment holds promise for primary progressive aphasia patients

Scientists have discovered that an existing therapy frequently used to treat Alzheimer’s disease might also work on patients with primary progressive aphasia (PPA), a type of dementia that destroys language and currently has no treatment. Child Development News — ScienceDaily … Read more…

Immersive virtual reality therapy shows lasting effect in treatment of phobias in children with autism

New research shows that an immersive virtual reality environment treats 45 percent of children with autism, freeing them from their fears and phobias — and that the treatment lasts. Child Development News — ScienceDaily SPECIAL DISCOUNT DEAL UPDATE: