How to say if the coronavirus mask is fake or secure

As more Americans are expected to wear masks during the current coronavirus pandemic, officials have warned the market is overflowing with bogus N95 masks. There have been reports of hospitals and first responders purchasing faulty face masks in New Jersey, West Virginia, Missouri, and elsewhere over the last few weeks. The Food and Drug Administration […]

To wear a mask or not to wear a mask?

That’s the question that millions of Americans have been asking and will continue to as they navigate a patchwork of local, state, and federal guidelines concerning proper behavior in public with coronavirus still spreading. A new report from a multidisciplinary group convened by the U.K.’s Royal Society concludes that wearing face masks in public, even […]

Here’s What We Learn About The Most Affected Medications Studied for COVID-19

Multiple candidates – from a notorious malaria medicine to medicines that control the immune system – are now in clinical trials. As the COVID-19 pandemic threatens to take lives around the world, beyond medical services, there are no clear therapies for the epidemic. In preclinical trials, some medications already used for other diseases demonstrated promise […]

Coronavirus cases rose over the weekend in some countries where lockdowns were lifted

World Health Organization Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus speaks during a media briefing in Geneva on May 11. WHO There was a surge of coronavirus cases over the weekend in some countries where stay-at-home measures and other restrictions were lifted, World Health Organization Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said during a media briefing in Geneva on Monday. […]

Live updates on Coronavirus: U.S. death toll exceeds 80,000

Here are the latest Global pandemic updates. As the U.S. death toll on Sunday crossed 80,000, the same day U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson declared that Britain would continue to relax its lockdowns. In Washington, after potential coronavirus infection, Dr. Anthony Fauci was the third member of the White House coronavirus task force to become […]

How the Coronavirus Is Hampering Science

Research meetings are canceled right and leftover outbreak concerns, slowing down the work of scientists — especially those who are early in their careers Though scientists are struggling to grasp the novel coronavirus and control the chaos it has caused, in science itself, the epidemic causes confusion. As evidenced by the rise of COVID-19 cases […]

World Health Organization says it’s too early to declare global emergency over new coronavirus

The WHO stressed that it is taking the outbreak seriously The World Health Organization (WHO) said today that it’s too early to declare an international public health emergency in response to the rapid spread of a new coronavirus from China. The virus is in the same viral family as SARS, which circulated throughout the world […]