Dexamethasone

Dexamethasone – cheap, widely available can improve COVID-19 survival

Researchers in England say they have the first evidence that a drug can improve COVID-19 survival: A cheap, widely available steroid reduced ...
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Medics around the world face hostility over virus stigma

Dr. Dina Abdel-Salam watched in terror last month as scores of strangers gathered under the balcony of her aunt’s empty apartment in...
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U.S. states build stockpiles of malaria drug touted by Trump

State and local governments across the United States have obtained about 30 million doses of a malaria drug touted by President Trump...
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Ebola: Attackers Kill Dr Congo Journalist Shining Light On Virus

A Congolese journalist who had been raising awareness about the Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo has been killed at...
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Woman Could Hear Her Own Heartbeat From Inside Her Ear

Karrie Aitkens was living a typical life as a mom in California. That is, until one day sounds from that normal, everyday life turned...
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Measles: Four European Nations Lose Eradication Status

Measles has returned to four European nations previously seen as free of the illness, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).
Mosquito Bites

How To Get Rid Of Mosquito Bites, According To An Expert

While you’ll probably remember to pack the bug spray for a trip to the woods, you might not remember it each...
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Chester Hospital Baby Deaths Probe: Nurse Lucy Letby Rearrested

A nurse has been rearrested by police investigating the deaths of babies at the Countess of Chester Hospital's neo-natal unit.
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Taiwan Doctor Finds Four Sweat Bees Living Inside Woman’s Eye

A Taiwanese woman was found by doctors to have four small sweat bees living inside her eye, the first such incident on...
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Congo Ebola Outbreak Spreading Faster Than Ever

Democratic Republic of Congo’s Ebola outbreak is spreading at its fastest rate yet, eight months after it was first detected, the World...