COVID-19: As economy reopens, labs getting mass test requests from corporates
"We are getting antigen test queries mostly through the government. We are also getting queries from corporates that have large employee population who want to get it done for their employees since one or two of their employees have tested positive," said Chetan Kohli, COO of the Seeds of Innocence and Genestrings Lab.
Thousands of Covid-19 patients have been treated with blood plasma outside of rigorous clinical trials — hampering research that would have shown whether the therapy worked.
Many elective surgeries are being delayed in the setting of COVID-19. Is postmastectomy breast reconstruction a procedure that can be safely postponed?Plastic Reconstructive Surgery-Global Open (PRS Global Open)
The start of the new school year is already proving that there is no one way to reopen schools during the Covid-19 pandemic and returning to classes does not mean anything close to returning to normal.
Vaccines protecting against influenza, hepatitis B and rabies are less effective for obese people. As scientists develop a Covid-19 vaccine, experts say obesity could be an impediment, a sobering prospect for the US, where nearly half of all adults are obese.
A third US company has released study results showing its coronavirus vaccine is safe and elicits an immune response.
Stacey Nagy told CNN's Erin Burnett she wrote an obituary for her husband's coronavirus death where she blamed President Trump, Texas Gov. Abbott and those who do not wear masks because she felt a need to "put blame where it belonged."
THE CORONAVIRUS that caused the global pandemic is believed to have originated from bats. Can pets get the illness? According to one woman, her pet pooch did.
Information for prisons and other prescribed places of detention on coronavirus (COVID-19). Recent updates: 4th August 2020 - added COVID-19 guidance for prisons and places of detention poster. 31st July 2020 - changed isolation period from 7 to 10 days.
Advice and information on how to look after your mental health and wellbeing during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Update in this version (published 4th August 2020) - added translated documents in Arabic, Bengali, Chinese CN, Chinese HK, French, Gujarati, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi and Urdu.
Authorities say the number of people on a Norwegian cruise ship who have tested positive for the coronavirus has reached 44