Johnson & Johnson Pauses Its Coronavirus Plague Vaccine Study After ‘Unexplained Illness’ in One of Its 60,000 Volunteers

Johnson & Johnson Pauses Its Coronavirus Plague Vaccine Study After ‘Unexplained Illness’ in One...

Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine study has been paused due to an unexplained illness in a study participant. A document obtained by Stat News which...
Johnson & Johnson Coronavirus PVaccine Study Paused Due to Unexplained Illness in Participant

Johnson & Johnson Coronavirus Plague Vaccine Study Paused Due to Unexplained Illness in Participant

The study of Johnson & Johnson's Covid-19 vaccine has been paused due to an unexplained illness in a study participant. A document sent to outside...
A Taskforce of Black Doctors is Independently Evaluating Coronavirus Plague Vaccine Candidates

A Taskforce of Black Doctors is Independently Evaluating Coronavirus Plague Vaccine Candidates

As the COVID-19 pandemic shows no signs of waning in the US, researchers are working to develop a vaccine at historic speed. President Donald...
Coronavirus Can Persist for 28 DAYS on Cash, Cell Phone Screens

Coronavirus Can Persist for 28 DAYS on Cash, Cell Phone Screens

The virus that causes Covid-19 can survive on banknotes, glass and stainless steel for up to 28 days, much longer than the flu virus, according...
WHO chief: Letting covid spread with eye to herd immunity ‘unethical’

WHO chief: Letting covid spread with eye to herd immunity ‘unethical’

The World Health Organization chief has warned against suggestions by some to just allow Covid-19 to spread in the hope of achieving so-called herd...
The Most Prescribed Diabetes Drug Metformin Has Been Recalled Because Causes Cancer

The Most Prescribed Diabetes Drug Metformin Has Been Recalled Because it Causes Cancer

(CNN)A widely-used diabetes drug has been recalled after manufacturers found it contained unacceptably high levels of a cancer-causing contaminant. Indian pharmaceutical company Marksans Pharma Limited is recalling...
CDC acknowledges COVID-19 can spread by airborne transmission

CDC acknowledges COVID-19 can spread by airborne transmission

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aaRkucKBoY4 U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in an updated guidance on Monday said COVID-19 can spread through airborne transmission, a month after...
French institute aims to start human trials of ‘promising’ Covid-19 drug this winter

French institute aims to start human trials of ‘promising’ Covid-19 drug this winter

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WQGVknQNF2E The Pasteur Institute in the northern French city of Lille has confirmed the discovery of a “very promising” drug in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic,...
Moderna Says Coronavirus Vaccine Won’t be Ready Before November Presidential Elections

Moderna Says Coronavirus Vaccine Won’t be Ready Before November Presidential Elections

Moderna Inc said on Wednesday it will not be ready to apply for emergency approval for its potential COVID-19 vaccine before the U.S. presidential...
Cats and dogs can be infected by the coronavirus, new report confirms. But there’s still no evidence that pets transmit it to humans.

Cats and dogs can be infected by the coronavirus, new report confirms. But there’s...

A new scientific report confirms that cats and dogs can be infected by the novel coronavirus, and that neither animal is likely to get...
Poll Finds Fewer U.S. Adults Are Willing to Take Coronavirus Vaccine Over Safety Concerns

Poll Finds Fewer U.S. Adults Are Willing to Take Coronavirus Vaccine Over Safety Concerns

The percentage of U.S. adults who say they would definitely or probably get a COVID-19 vaccine has significantly declined over the last few months...
Study Says, Coffee Linked to Longer Survival in Patients with Colon Cancer

Study Says, Coffee Linked to Longer Survival in Patients with Colon Cancer

Coffee drinkers may have an edge against colon cancer, new research suggests. A study published Thursday in the peer-reviewed journal JAMA Oncology found a few cups of coffee...
Study Finds People Deficient in Vitamin D Are 54 Percent More Likely to Contract Coronavirus

Study Finds People Deficient in Vitamin D Are 54 Percent More Likely to Contract...

People with a vitamin D deficiency are 54% more likely to test positive for the new coronavirus. Members of predominantly black and Hispanic communities...
CDC Chief Predicts Coronavirus Vaccine May Not Be Generally Available Until Next Summer

CDC Chief Predicts Coronavirus Vaccine May Not Be Generally Available Until Next Summer

A top Trump administration health official predicted that a Covid-19 vaccine may not be available to the general public until next summer as the...
CDC Director Says Masks Might Be Better Than Vaccines

CDC Director Says Masks Might Be Better Than Vaccines

WASHINGTON — CDC Director Robert Redfield has told a Senate committee that face masks may offer more individual protection against COVID-19 than a potential...
CDC is Working to Create a Coronavirus Wastewater Surveillance System as Sewage Samples Prove Effective

CDC is Working to Create a Coronavirus Wastewater Surveillance System as Sewage Samples Prove...

Testing wastewater for a deadly virus isn't new — it has been used to identify polio outbreaks — but the idea has gained traction...
CDC Finds That Majority of Children Who Die of Coronavirus Are Black, Hispanic, or Native American

CDC Finds That Majority of Children Who Die of Coronavirus Are Black, Hispanic, or...

As students across the country return to classrooms, a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found the majority of children,...
More Cats May Be Coronavirus Positive Than Assumed

More Cats May Be Coronavirus Positive Than Assumed

WUHAN, China — A new study out of “ground zero” for the coronavirus pandemic reveals troubling news for cat owners out there. Researchers in Wuhan,...
President Trump Signs New, Expanded Executive Order to Lower U.S. Drug Prices

President Trump Signs New, Expanded Executive Order to Lower U.S. Drug Prices

President Donald Trump signed a new executive order on Sunday aimed at lowering drug prices in the United States by linking them to those...
BERG’s Study Provides Biological Insights Into the Increased Incidence of Coronavirus in the Black American Population

BERG’s Study Provides Biological Insights Into the Increased Incidence of Coronavirus in the Black...

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Sept. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- BERG, a clinical-stage biotech company that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to research diseases and develop innovative treatments,...