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COVID Pandemic: A War Against Coronavirus and Stupidity

Hospital staffs, all over the U.S., are physically and emotionally drained.

Watch This! Principal’s Parody Video About COVID-19

Fun watch during this pandemic time

WHO Warns: There May Never Be a ‘Silver Bullet’ For COVID-19

The WHO head said that, while the coronavirus was the biggest health emergency since the early 20th century, the international scramble for a vaccine was also “unprecedented”.

Dr. Fauci: Why Coronavirus is Hitting Black Communities Hard

There's a long history of skepticism of the American medical establishment in the Black community.

GOP high-profile Mask Refusenik dies from COVID-19

Cain had attended Trump’s infamous rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma, less than two weeks before receiving his diagnosis.

Unreported Coronavirus Outbreaks: Food Suppliers Ordered to Close

Health officials were not notified of the outbreaks initially

California and Florida Set New Records for Coronavirus Deaths

Debates over mask mandates and school reopenings continue to rage across the country.

Brazil Sets New Record in New COVID-19 Infections and Deaths

Wednesday’s record figures can partially be attributed to the data transfer being normalized.

National Teacher Union Supports Strikes Over Unsafe School Reopening Plans

The nation’s largest teachers union, the National Education Association, separately said its members will do “whatever it takes” to protect students.

Second Wave of COVID-19 Coming for Europe?

After being on a near-total lockdown in the spring, Europe has increasingly opened itself to travel this summer.

Censure or Using Common Sense?

President Donald Trump also retweeted multiple versions of the video on Twitter, but he did not upload a version of the video to the site.

Family Gathering Becomes COVID-19 Deadly

Your family and friends may be next

Hong Kong Is No Longer Poster Child for Pandemic

“It is hard to look at this as anything but another punch in the gut,”

Most Americans Find Preventative Measures to Contain COVID-19 Reassuring

Pandemic-related stress holds steady; feelings of frustration, fear and anger rising as nation struggles

Intel Drop, July 24, 2020: Trump secretly cancels election (updated)

Our sources tell us that Donald Trump has, this week, issued an order to cancel the November presidential election. He has issued orders for the arrest of Joe Biden and other Democratic Party leaders. His announcement that the GOP convention is canceled is a step in his plan.

Skolnik: COVID-19, Time is Running Out

Our failures to address COVID-19 effectively are overwhelmingly self-inflicted.

Neurological Symptoms in COVID-19 Patients Are Problematic

The fear is not only that these symptoms can be dangerous in themselves, but that they can linger, and nobody knows yet for how long.

Nearly 3,500 Pubic Health Experts Tell Trump to Listen to Science

Attempting to marginalize highly respected researchers such as Dr. Fauci is a dangerous distraction at a time when we most need voices like his.

Again: Hydroxychloroquine Does Not Improve Outcomes for COVID-19 Patients

Among patients hospitalized with mild-to-moderate Covid-19, the use of hydroxychloroquine, alone or with azithromycin, did not improve clinical status at 15 days as compared with standard care.

New York: Making a Quarantine Wall

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says a second wave in New York is inevitable -- it's just a matter of how hard it hits; meanwhile, just 2 new fatalities were reported overnight across the state, with no new ones in the city

California Now Holds First Place in Number of U.S. COVID-19 Cases

California’s case rate per 100,000 residents, about 1,046, is significantly lower than New York’s, which is just under 2,081, according to The Times’ coronavirus tracker.

CMS: $5 Billion to Medicare-Certified Long Term Care Facilities For Protection...

This new staff testing requirement will enhance efforts to keep the virus from entering and spreading through nursing homes by identifying asymptomatic carriers.

Initial COVID-19 Infection Rate May Be 80 Times Greater Than Reported

We realized that deaths across the U.S. had been doubling every three days and that our estimate of the infection rate was consistent with three-day doubling since the first observed case was reported in Washington state on Jan. 15.

Phil Giraldi – A Nation falling apart

So “everyone” is training to shoot and buying new weapons, and it is even being reported that break-ins to steal guns from sporting goods shops are increasing dramatically.

Mild Infections of COVID-19 May Not Offer Lasting Immunity

The protective role of antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 is unknown, but these antibodies are usually a reasonable correlate of antiviral immunity, and anti–receptor-binding domain antibody levels correspond to plasma viral neutralizing activity.

Iran’s Rouhani spills the real Covid beans numbers

On the bright side, if these numbers are correct, then Iran's death percentages are tiny.

U.S. Daily COVID-19 Deaths Projected to Be 815 by Nov. 1...

If universal masks were applied across the country, the projected daily case count could be reduced to about 46,495 by November 1, over 62.7 percent less than the current daily case count projected by the institute for the same date.

Contract Tracing Is Crucial to Control Spread of SARS-CoV-2

When COVID-19 starts circulating in a community, researchers can fingerprint the genomes of SARS-CoV-2 obtained from newly infected people.

Fauci to Throw Out Ceremonial First Pitch on Washington National’s Opening...

He wore a face mask with the team's name and logo to testify alongside other members of the White House coronavirus task force at a congressional hearing last month.

Why Now? Trump to Give First COVID-19 Briefing Since April

The appearances abruptly ended in late April days after Trump sparked widespread backlash by suggesting scientists study whether the injection of light or disinfectants into the body could be used as a cure for the virus.

On Monday Calif. Reports Over 11,800 New COVID-19 Cases, China-11

If California were a country, it would be rank fifth in the world for total cases at nearly 400,000, behind the United States, Brazil, India and Russia.

85 Nueces County Babies Have Tested Positive for COVID-19 Since Mid-March

Nueces County Medical Examiner Adel Shaker told The Texas Tribune last week that a baby boy, younger than 6 months old, tested positive for COVID-19 and died.

COVID-19 Drug Given Via Inhaler Shows Promising Results

While remdesivir was thought to be focused on coronaviruses, SNG001 has a more general effect, meaning it may also benefit patients with winter viruses such as flu.

Study Finds Children 10-19 Spread Coronavirus as Much As Adults

The study of nearly 65,000 people in South Korea suggests that school reopenings will trigger more outbreaks.

Messenger RNA Vaccine for COVID-19 Will Be the First

The mRNA in the novel coronavirus behind COVID-19 enables a “spike protein” that pierces cells throughout the body.

Evolution of Viruses

Pathogens that switch to a new host species have some adapting to do. How does that affect the course of a pandemic like COVID-19?

COVID Symptom Study Reveals There Are Six Types of COVID-19

The research team used a machine learning algorithm to analyse data from a subset of around 1,600 users in the UK and US with confirmed COVID-19 who had regularly logged their symptoms using the app in March and April.

Focus on COVID-19 Has Taken the Heat Off Of Mosquitoes

Mosquitoes are still going to be around, and still causing diseases, no matter what sort of pandemic is going on.

Florida: One in Three Children Coronavirus Tested Are Positive

Re-opening schools, with one third of children testing positive for coronavirus, is a one-way trip to crazy town.

France Accelerates Plans for Mandatory Face Masks

Health Minister calls wearing masks a matter of social responsibility.

Another Scam Treatment for COVID-19

“The FDA is actively monitoring the marketplace for fraudulent products claiming to treat COVID-19.

Fauci: ‘Bizarre’ White House Behavior Hurts the President

The nation’s top public-health expert tells The Atlantic that he isn’t going anywhere, despite the Trump administration’s newest attempts to undercut him.

Politics is Not Going to Get U.S. Out of This Pandemic...

When you mix science and politics, you get politics.

Opening Schools Killed Netanyahu and It Will Kill Trump Too

Netanyahu’s decree that the nation’s entire school system would reopen was a political flourish to signal everything was under control

U.S. Is Fighting Two Opponents in Coronavirus Pandemic: Trump and COVID-19

‘Trying to fight this pandemic while subverting scientific expertise is like fighting blindfolded.’

Natural ‘Herd Immunity’ for Coronavirus? Not Going to Happen!

Emerging cases of Covid-19 reinfection suggest herd immunity could be wishful thinking.

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