Trump said he took hydroxychloroquine to prevent coronavirus, but new study shows that doesn't work
On the heels of studies showing hydroxychloroquine doesn't help patients in the hospital with Covid-19, a new study -- the first of its kind -- shows the drug doesn't work to prevent infection with the virus, either. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
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Live Coronavirus Updates
The Trump administration chose 5 companies as the most likely to produce a vaccine. The tally of new cases is rising in the U.S., partly because of expanded testing. Italy ends travel restrictions. (Source: NYT Health)
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Malaria drug fails to prevent COVID-19 in a rigorous study
Researchers say that a malaria drug President Donald Trump took to try to prevent COVID-19 proved ineffective for that in the first large, high-quality study to test it in health workers and others closely exposed to people with the disease (Source: ABC News: Health)
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Trump without side effects after two-week course of anti-malaria drug, White House doctor says
U.S. President Donald Trump had no side effects from a two-week course of hydroxychloroquine, an anti-malaria drug that can cause heart problems, after using it as a preventive measure against the coronavirus, his White House physician said on Wednesday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Trump administration selects five coronavirus vaccine candidates as finalists: NYT
The Trump administration has selected five companies, including Moderna Inc, AstraZeneca Plc and Pfizer Inc, as the most likely candidates to produce a vaccine for the novel coronavirus, the New York Times reported on Wednesday, citing senior officials. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Malaria drug touted by Trump ineffective to prevent COVID-19 in high profile study
The malaria drug promoted by U.S. President Donald Trump as a treatment for COVID-19 was shown to be ineffective in preventing infection in people exposed to the coronavirus, according to a widely anticipated clinical trial released on Wednesday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Hydroxychloroquine, a drug promoted by Trump, failed to prevent healthy people from getting covid-19 in trial
A new trial showed that the antimalarial drug hydroxychloroquine, touted repeated by the president, did not prevent healthy people from developing covid-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
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The C.D.C. Waited ‘Its Entire Existence for This Moment.’ What Went Wrong?
The technology was old, the data poor, the bureaucracy slow, the guidance confusing, the administration not in agreement. The coronavirus shook the world ’s premier health agency, creating a loss of confidence and hampering the U.S. response to the crisis. (Source: NYT Health)
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5 Takeaways on the C.D.C. ’s Coronavirus Response
Early mistakes in testing, aging data systems, clashes with President Trump and an overly cautious culture shook confidence in the nation ’s premier public health agency. (Source: NYT Health)
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U.S. Withdrawal From WHO Is Sad For Global Health And Bad For America
President Donald Trump has announced that he is terminating the country ’s relationship with the World Health Organization. This move could be dangerous for America, and destabilize the global coronavirus pandemic response. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
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Trump looks elsewhere after GOP convention spat with NC gov
President Donald Trump says he's seeking a new state to host the Republican National Convention this summer (Source: ABC News: Health)
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Concerns raised about two major studies on drug for COVID-19
The drug, hydroxychloroquine, has been mired in controversy since President Trump repeatedly promoted it and even took it himself ​. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
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Twitter says Rep. Matt Gaetz is "glorifying violence – for criticizing the violent antifa?
(Natural News) Days after slapping a “fact check” label to a pair of tweets from President Donald Trump, social media network Twitter went after Rep. Matt Gaetz. On Monday, the social media service placed a warning label to obscure a post from the Florida Republican, which suggested that antifa terrorists be treated the same way as those in the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Facebook's own employees want MORE censorship of conservatives and Trump supporters, claiming the company isn't yet censoring enough
(Natural News) Facebook is under heavy criticism after CEO Mark Zuckerberg refused to remove a post by President Donald Trump. Now, even its own senior employees are calling for the company to step up its censorship. On Friday, Zuckerberg explained in a post the company’s decision to leave Trump’s post up. He stated that regardless of what his own... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Study panning anti-malaria drug Trump took against COVID faces new questions
British medical journal the Lancet on Tuesday said it had concerns about data behind an influential article that found hydroxychloroquine increased the risk of death in COVID-19 patients, a conclusion that undercut scientific interest in the medicine championed by U.S. President Donald Trump. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Coronavirus World News: Live Updates
At least 15 of the graduating cadets who returned to West Point ahead of President Trump ’s commencement speech in June tested positive for the coronavirus. Researchers question whether the government’s response to help companies will prove sufficient in the long run. (Source: NYT Health)
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Trump says GOP is pulling convention from North Carolina
President Donald Trump says he is seeking a new state to host the Republican National Convention after North Carolina refused to guarantee the event could be held in Charlotte without restrictions because of ongoing concerns over the coronavirus (Source: ABC News: Health)
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Trump Clamps Down on Chinese Grad Students and Researchers
A new presidential proclamation bars entry to the U.S. for many Chinese graduate students and visiting researchers if they have ever been connected to Chinese institutions deemed to have military ties. The move comes as even stricter limits on Chinese nationals studying or conducting research in STEM fields are being proposed in Congress. (Source: FYI: The AIP Bulletin of Science Policy News)
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Big Oil Wanted Changes To Worker Safety Rule. Emails Show Top Trump Official ‘Agreed.’
Newly released documents highlight the degree to which industry has shaped the rules that police it under the Trump administration. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
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Trump and Bolsonaro discussed research effort on using hydroxychloroquine to fight coronavirus, White House says
U.S. President Donald Trump and Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro discussed a joint research effort on using the anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine as both a prophylaxis and treatment for the coronavirus, the White House said on Tuesday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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WHO director for Americas urges U.S. help as coronavirus surges in region
The World Health Organization's regional director for the Americas urged the United States on Tuesday to keep helping countries in the region to fight the novel coronavirus even as the Trump administration leaves the U.N. agency. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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U.S. to temporarily allow certain impurities, like benzene, in hand sanitizer
The Trump administration said this week it will temporarily allow some impurities in alcohol-based hand sanitizer to ensure access to the product during the coronavirus pandemic, reversing course after having tightened restrictions in April. (Source: Reuters: Health)
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Trump responds to Twitter censorship, threatens to shut down social media giants
(Natural News) In response to having his tweets “fact-checked” by Twitter, President Trump recently announced a major crackdown on social media, the full implications of which are still in the works. If social media companies like Facebook and Twitter refuse to stop censoring conservative and other “politically incorrect” voices, then Trump is ready to drop... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Hydroxychloroquine in Short Supply for Lupus Patients
TUESDAY, June 2, 2020 -- A drug championed by President Donald Trump as a coronavirus panacea appears to be in short supply for people who really need it: lupus patients. More than one-third of U.S. lupus patients who take hydroxychloroquine have... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
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Trump-Touted Hydroxychloroquine in Short Supply for Lupus Patients
TUESDAY, June 2, 2020 -- A drug championed by President Donald Trump as a coronavirus panacea appears to be in short supply for people who really need it: lupus patients. More than one-third of U.S. lupus patients who take hydroxychloroquine have... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
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Coronavirus live news: Singapore reopens schools as UK quarantine rules criticised
Dr Fauci says he hasn ’t spoken to Trump in two weeks; New Zealand to consider easing restrictions earlier than planned; Mexico deaths pass 10,000. Follow the latest updatesSingapore reopens schoolsUK: Critics round on No 10 over ‘ridiculous’ rules for 14-day quarantineAustralia coronavirus updates – liveCoronavirus latest: at a glanceSee all our coronavirus coverage6.46amBSTTheAssociated Pressis carrying a report that says Chinese officials sat on releasing the genetic map, or genome, of the coronavirus for over a week after multiple government labs had fully decoded it, not sharing details key to ...
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U.S. and Chinese Scientists Trace Evolution of Coronaviruses in Bats
Researchers whose canceled U.S. grant caused an outcry from other scientists urge preventive monitoring of viruses in southwestern China. (Source: NYT Health)
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US unrest is a reminder to stand up to racism
  Commenting on the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis and the resulting civil unrest across the US, UNISON assistant general secretary Roger McKenzie said: “The death of George Floyd has reminded the world once again of the racism that scars US society. It exists too in the shameful brutality of some police officers, whipped up further by the disgraceful actions of Donald Trump. “That these are scenes still being witnessed in 21st century America is truly shocking. Black communities feel attacked on all sides – from the virus, the resulting mass unemployment and the appalling action...
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US Hospitals Slash Use of Drug Championed by Trump as Coronavirus Treatment US Hospitals Slash Use of Drug Championed by Trump as Coronavirus Treatment
US hospitals said they have pulled way back on the use of hydroxychloroquine, the malaria drug touted by President Donald Trump as a COVID-19 treatment, after several studies suggested it is not effective and may pose significant risks.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
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Trump's response to the coronavirus disaster causes trouble for his campaign
Voter dissatisfaction with Trump's pandemic response puts him on defense in Iowa, a state he won by a wide margin in 2016 (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
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These RIOTS are the attempted communist uprising against America, and all those who are complicit in the treason must be arrested and prosecuted
(Natural News) Our sources are now confirming that a guard station outside the White House was torched last night by “rioters.” They’re really communist-led terrorist cells who are probing the White House as part of a sophisticated operation to overrun the property and attempt to assassinate President Trump. We are also learning that the tech... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Twitter unleashes biased left-wing "fact checkers" in effort to crush free speech of President Trump
(Natural News) If you believe that going into a voting booth is preferable to mailing in a paper ballot because it minimizes the risk of voter fraud, then you are a conspiracy theorist who believes — and is probably spreading — misinformation. This is the perspective of Twitter, which recently launched a new “fact-checking” tool... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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How Bill Gates controls global messaging and censorship
(Natural News) Bill Gates is the world’s largest vaccine producer and the single largest donor to the World Health Organization (WHO)—since President Trump halted U.S. support pending an investigation of WHO’s handling of the COVID-19 crisis—and the CDC Foundation. Those agencies are now marketing arms for his vaccine empire. (Article by Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. republished from ChildrensHealthDefense.org) In January... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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After Trump declares Antifa a terrorist organization, the communist-funded radical Left will turn America into a battleground... here's what happens next
(Natural News) Intelligence analysis from Mike Adams, NaturalNews.com, now 100% blacklisted by all communist-run techno-fascist platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and Google, all of which are working for China to destroy the United States of America. Due to censorship, you will only be able to share this story from the following Trump.news URL: Trump.news/2020-05-31-trump-declares-antifa-a-terrorist-organization.html Today,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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SpaceX Dragon crew capsule docks at International Space Station
A milestone for two Nasa astronauts in historic missionFirst such rendezvous by US spacecraft since 2011A mere 19 hours afterblasting off from Florida, and with a short break for a burst of Black Sabbath in between, two Nasa astronauts docked the SpaceX Dragon crew capsule to the International Space Station (ISS) on Sunday in another milestone moment for their historic mission.Related:Trump wants America looking at the stars as he drags it through the gutterContinue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
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Coronavirus live news: Brazil sees record increase as cases jump by 33,000
Brazil becomes fourth worst country for deaths;Spanish prime minister to seek two-week extension of state of emergency;Pressure builds on South African presidentGlobal report: cases pass 6 million as Donald Trump postpones G7Senior UK adviser has broken trust in policy, say top scientistsUK coronavirus updates - liveCoronavirus latest: at a glance11.50amBSTAngela GiuffridaThe Italian ‘orange vest’ movement held several protests across Italy on Saturday, including in Milan and Bergamo, two cities in the epicentre of Italy’s coronavirus pandemic, demanding a new government and return to the Italian Lira whi...
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Health Ranger calls on all Americans to withdraw CONSENT from rigged 2020 election outcomes as Big Tech has crushed free speech, the pillar of democracy and the "freedom to think"
(Natural News) As excited as many Americans probably are about pulling the lever for Donald Trump again this fall, the prospect of wide-scale voter fraud is really putting a damper on things. Of pressing concern is the sudden push for mail-in voting in response to the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19). Many Democrats claim this is the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Trump announces US withdrawal from the WHO
(Natural News) After having warned the organization less than two weeks prior that he would cut funding unless they took steps to show independence from China, President Donald Trump announced Friday that the U.S. will formally end its relationship with the World Health Organization (WHO). “The world is now suffering as a result of the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Wikipedia co-founder: Site’s neutrality is ‘dead’ thanks to leftist bias
(Natural News) Larry Sanger, the co-founder of Wikipedia, published a blog post this month declaring that the online encyclopedia’s “neutral point of view” policy is “dead” due to the rampant left-wing bias of the site. Noting the article on President Donald Trump, Sanger contrasted its extensive coverage of presidential scandals with the largely scandal-free article on former... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Trump slams Twitter, signs order for new Internet, social media regulations
(Natural News) President Donald Trump has signed an executive order directing federal agencies to develop new regulations under an existing law that protects social media companies from being sued for user content. The regulations are aimed to protect users from unfair or deceptive content restriction practices that may be employed by these companies. The order,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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President Trump splitting deep state wide open – Kevin Shipp
(Natural News) With every new revelation about what President Trump calls “Obamagate,” you see the curtain being torn down and revealing the corrupt players who were running America and attacking our Republic. Former CIA Officer and counter-terrorism expert Kevin Shipp, who wrote a book about the Deep State called “From the Company of Shadows,” says any hint... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Trump Uses SpaceX Launch To Criticize Protesting 'Thugs' And 'Angry Mobs'
He threatened protesters, saying that "mob violence" would be stopped "cold." (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
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Trump Takes Credit For Space Launch That Got Its Start A Decade Ago
The successful SpaceX launch has its roots in two previous administrations, but President Trump credited his own leadership.(Image credit: Alex Brandon/AP) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
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SpaceX successfully launches Nasa astronauts into orbit
Donald Trump and Mike Pence witness launch in FloridaFirst attempt was cancelled minutes from blast-offA rocketship named Dragon breathed new fire into America ’s human spaceflight programme on Saturday, carrying two astronauts on a much-anticipated adventure.Related:Trump wants America looking at the stars as he drags it through the gutterContinue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
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Trump strikes China over virus, Hong Kong and student visas
The rift between the United States and China is growing (Source: ABC News: Health)
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Live Coronavirus Pandemic Updates: Lake of the Ozarks, W.H.O., India
The U.S. Supreme Court rejected a California church ’s challenge to attendance limits. And the E.U. said it would continue to back the W.H.O. after President Trump announced the U.S. was ending its relationship with the health agency. (Source: NYT Health)
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EU urges Trump to rethink cutting funding to WHO
The European Union is urging President Donald Trump to rethink his decision to terminate the U.S. relationship with the World Health Organization as spiking coronavirus case numbers in India and elsewhere indicate the pandemic is far from contained (Source: ABC News: Health)
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Tech giants, fake news media in PANIC over Trump's targeting of Sec. 230; ending "viewpoint censorship" would crush fake news media's propaganda monopolies on vaccines, 5G and GMOs
(Natural News) The techno-fascist “Big Tech” information gatekeepers have relied on sec. 230 of the Communications Decency Act to allow the fake news media (mainstream media – CNN, NBC, MSNBC, NYT, WashPost, etc.) to monopolize all the debates on issues of grave concern for human health and long-term human sustainability. Thanks to the selective “viewpoint... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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How come Twitter NEVER "fact-checks" Democrats when they lie?
(Natural News) In case you have not noticed, Twitter is on a censorship spree all of a sudden, having targeted several recent tweets by President Trump with “fact-check” notifications. But how come Democrats who flat-out lie on Twitter are never given this same treatment? For daring to warn that mail-in voting might end up creating... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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