The antimalarial chloroquine is getting used against coronavirus. Tech enthusiasts are abuzz. One missing step: clinical trials
The chatter about a promising drug to fight Covid-19 started, as chatter often does (but science does not), on Twitter. A blockchain investor named James Todaro tweeted that an 85-year-old malaria drug called chloroquine was a potential treatment and preventative against the disease caused by the new coronavirus. Todaro linked […]
Epidemiologist Larry Brilliant, who warned of pandemic in 2006, says we can beat the novel coronavirus—but first, we need with lots more testing.
I have a very good retrospect-oscope, but what’s needed right now as a prospecto-scope. If this were a tennis match, I would say advantage virus right now. But there’s really good news from South Koreathey had less than 100 cases today. China had more cases imported than it had from […]
Seniors should stay home and isolated to stay safe. Video chats and food delivery apps can be lifesavers.
So, you and your family have decided (or have been forced) to practice social distancing to help stop the spread of the novel coronavirus. Thats the right thing to do. But it also means, by definition, that you wont be seeing much of people outside of your household for a […]
As much of the nation adjusts this week to sudden and indefinite home confinement, prison and jail wardens across the U.S. are scrambling to forestall an outbreak of COVID-19 inside a crowded U.S. correctional facility. With the highest incarceration rate of any nation in the world, the U.S. faces unique […]
The Hawaii congresswoman and presidential hopeful only accrued two delegates during the Democratic primary and failed to pick up any additional delegates from Super Tuesday.
Tulsi Gabbard, whose bid to become president failed to amass a large following, on Thursday suspended her campaign to become the Democratic nominee. The Hawaii congresswoman cited the coronavirus pandemic that has gripped the globe, saying in an email to supporters that she’ll focus on helping constituents. “I feel that […]
In a time of increased anxiety and disrupted schedules, it’s tempting to turn to food for comfort. Here’s how experts say we can battle our instincts and make choices that strengthen our bodies.
If we want to be able to feel better, given the situation that were in, we have to think about how we want to fuel our body in ways that we can stay more at ease, said Eva Selhub, a physician with expertise in stress, resilience and mind-body medicine. Why […]