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Student, staffer at Indiana schools test positive for COVID-19 as schools reopen

Health News (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images) A child and staff member at separate schools in Indiana tested positive for COVID-19 as institutions in the state reopened for the new school year. Greenfield-Central Junior High School in Greenfield, Ind., a city east of Indianapolis, launched its coronavirus response strategy after county officials notified the staff… Read More »

Who should get the Covid-19 vaccine first? It’s way trickier than you might think

U.S. President Donald Trump delivers a speech during a visit to the Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies’ Innovation Center, a pharmaceutical manufacturing plant where components for a potential coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine candidate are being developed, in Morrrisville, North Carolina, U.S., July 27, 2020. Carlos Barria | Reuters The hunt is on for a vaccine for Covid-19,… Read More »

Another Side Effect of COVID-19 — Lasting Hearing Problems?

FRIDAY, July 31, 2020 — The aftereffects of COVID-19 are numerous, and now British researchers report that many patients recovering from infection with the new coronavirus have lingering hearing problems. For the study, 120 U.K. patients who had been hospitalized for COVID-19 took part in a phone survey. When the patients were asked if they… Read More »

Corona Havoc: COVID-19 patients has crossed 12.6M in Six Months

Coronavirus has wreaked havoc after affecting more than five million people over the world. More than 12.4 M million coronavirus cases have been reported worldwide. According to WorldMeter data, the number of corona positive has reached 12,675,441, and 563,928 people have died due to the epidemic. Corona havoc is not only causing death, but it… Read More »

Face shields worn by hairdressers DON’T protect against Covid-19, health officials say

Face shields worn by hairdressers and salon workers DON’T protect against Covid-19 but masks DO, Swiss health officials say An outbreak of ‘several’ coronavirus cases was discovered at Swiss hotel Those who only worse plastic visors were infected, but masks were protective Clear visors are recommended by the UK Government for many workers   By Vanessa… Read More »