Researchers recommend inclusion of pregnant and breastfeeding women in COVID-19 vaccine trials
Researchers from the United Kingdom have published their views on the inclusion of pregnant women in clinical trials for vaccines against the novel coronavirus and the related...
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Virus testing site begins operating on U.S.-Mexico border
San Diego County has started operating a coronavirus testing site at the nation's busiest pedestrian border crossing
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Victoria records 278 new cases, eight more deaths
Victoria has recorded 278 new coronavirus cases in the past day, and a further eight people have been killed by the virus.
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A triplex SARS-CoV-2 assay based on nanopore sequencing is accurate, rapid and scalable
A novel breakthrough by a research group from Oxford Nanopore Technologies is a rapid way of testing and screening large numbers of samples for severe acute respiratory...
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Telstra profit slides by 14 per cent, maintains dividend
Telstra's profit has fallen by 14.1 per cent as the coronavirus pandemic and national bushfire crisis put pressure on the telco.
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Education department books out entire Perth Convention Centre as back-up for ATAR exams
The contingency plan has been put into place in case WA suffers a second outbreak of coronavirus.
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State's new mobile COVID-19 testing unit visits Orange
A new state-run mobile coronavirus testing site, one of five created by the Florida Division of Emergency Management, will make stops Thursday and Friday in Orange County.
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Why I've Given Up On Back-To-School Panic And Anxiety
My kids start school in less than a week. Normally, I'd be quite frantic right now. Like many parents, I would be scouring store shelves for last minute and hard-to-find school...
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Why I Feel Optimistic About Sending My Kids Back To School This Fall
As a work-from-home mom with two kids under five, this past year has been a total shitshow thanks to COVID-19. There have been moments that have tested my patience, my faith in...
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New experimental coronavirus vaccine boosted antibody levels in mice 90-fold
After researchers sprayed the novel coronavirus into the noses of the mice, those who were immunized didn't develop pneumonia or have high level of particles in their lungs,
Lung cancer deaths have been falling by nearly 5% a year since 2001 thanks...
A new study from the National Cancer Institute found, in men, deaths from non-small lung cancer fell by 6.3% per year from 2013 to 2016, while they fell by 5.9% annually in...
COVID-19: How Did We Get Here? When Can We Get Out?
Since mid-June, four countries - the U.S., Brazil, Mexico, and India - have experienced the most COVID-19 deaths globally, and it is likely they will continue to have the...
Rare Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Mutation Has New Tx
WASHINGTON - Viltolarsen injection has been approved to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy in patients with a confirmed mutation in the DMD gene amenable to exon 53 skipping...
COVID Risk Up to 7 Times Higher for Young Vapers
Teens and young adults who vaped were five times more likely to be diagnosed with COVID-19. And young folks who vape and also smoke regular cigarettes have a sevenfold higher...
Malaria breakthrough could help speed up discovery of Covid-19 treatments...
Current drugs primarily target the pathogen itself but academics from RMIT University in Australia found infection often relies on enzymes in red blood cells of the human host.
Big Pharma spent nearly $250 million to lobby lawmakers amid coronavirus...
A new study from Brigham Young University found that bout $100 million in lobbying spending came from the top 30 health organizations, 16 of which are pharmaceutical companies.
Coronavirus: UK confirms new cases and deaths
Today marks the 27th day in a row that Scotland has recorded zero new fatalities. Northern Ireland also reported none in the last 24 hours.
Calcineurin Blockers for Eczema: No Cancer Signal in Big Study
Topical calcineurin inhibitors for atopic dermatitis, a.k.a. eczema, did not seem to up the long-term risk for developing skin cancer, according to a manufacturer-sponsored...
Maya Rudolph Hilariously Reacts To Kamala Harris VP News: ‘Oh Sh*t'
The SNL alum is very aware of the public demand for her to reprise her role as Kamala ‘The Fun Aunt' Harris When Joe Biden announced that his running mate in the upcoming...