Daily Archives: May 17, 2020

No ‘Miracle Cure’ for Coronavirus Until Clinical Trials Prove Madagascar’s Herbal Medicine

 

WASHINGTON – Scientists are putting an herbal remedy from Madagascar, purported to cure COVID-19, to the test.

Researchers at Germany’s Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, in Potsdam, are collaborating with a U.S. company, ArtemiLife, to test an …

Disney Says It Will Reopen Shopping Area at Florida Resort on Wednesday

The Walt Disney Co. will partially reopen its Disney Springs entertainment and shopping complex at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida on Wednesday, it said late on Saturday.

Disney and unions representing workers at Florida’s Walt Disney World reached an …

Europe, Asia Continue Wary Re-Opening

 

Spain’s two largest cities remain in coronavirus related lockdowns Sunday as the rest of the country begins slowly reopening.

Spain, which currently has recorded the fourth-highest death toll due to the coronavirus in the world, reported a death toll …

US Health Chief Rejects Notion of Coronavirus Failure

The United States leads the world with nearly 90,000 coronavirus deaths, but the U.S. health chief Sunday rejected the notion that the government had failed its people.

“You can’t celebrate a single death,” Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar …

Analysis: Privacy Worries Could Derail Virus Tracking Plans

 

BATON ROUGE, LA. – Worries about the breach of individual privacy rights could undermine Louisiana’s ability to quickly pinpoint those who have encountered someone infected with COVID-19, a tracking plan that public health experts say is critical to slowing …