‘Could It Work as a Cure? Maybe.' A Herbal Remedy for Coronavirus Is a Hit in Africa, But Experts Have Their Doubts
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On April 20, the president calls a press conference to announce a breakthrough in the fight against COVID-19. It's a new use for an old malaria treatment, he says, one that is seeing miraculous results among the country's most ill patients. It's so safe that even schoolchildren could take it. In fact, he urges them to do so daily, as a preventative. He admits that he, too, is taking the medicine.
No, this is not the President of the United States touting an unproven remedy for a virus that has infected nearly 5 million people worldwide. It is Madagascar's President Andry Rajoelina, who is...
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US And India Working Together on Covid-19 Vaccine
4 days ago - By Medindia Health
President Donald Trump said on Friday the US was working with India on the project
"Operation Warp Speed".
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