Tag Archives: Been

Vaccines may arrive in record time, but the virus has been faster

Scientists have created candidate vaccines, which eventually could protect billions of people from COVID-19, with astonishing speed, compressing scientific efforts that usually take years into months. But the leader of a key drug trial said Tuesday that the blistering research pace has nonetheless been too slow to catch the coronavirus. “We are now five months… Read More »

Countries where coronavirus has been confirmed

Coronavirus is jumping borders, with at least 67 countries having now confirmed at least one case of infection. Stock markets around the world have been savaged, and countries are scrambling to prevent the spread of the deadly virus, implementing emergency plans and travel restrictions on the worst-affected places. “We are in uncharted territory,” World Health… Read More »

Could this patient have been saved?

Wiley Boynton is dead. I first heard the news when Katie, a colleague, called me on my cell phone. Wiley had been taken to the hospital with a knife wound. I asked her right away: “Self-inflicted?” “I think so,” she said. A self-inflicted knife wound might be possible, I figure with someone like Wiley, considering… Read More »

How many depressions have there been

How many people do you imagine look happy, second it is not able to explain why in March 1933 a recovery took place although short term interest rates remained close to zero and the money supply was still falling. So scholars rely on historical accounts of economic activity, as described earlier. Regarding the button Even… Read More »

More current polio cases have been caused by vaccines than the wild virus: WHO report

There are now more people who have contracted polio through vaccines than the wild virus itself. The World Health Organization (WHO) published a report last week, which recorded nine new polio cases that were caused by the vaccines in four African countries in Nigeria, Central African Republic, Angola and the Congo. A total of 16… Read More »

Heart attack: This cooking oil has been proven to prevent the life-threatening condition

A heart attack occurs when the flow of blood to the heart is blocked. Blood carries the oxygen and nutrients that the organs need to work properly. Blood also carries carbon dioxide to the lungs and when a blockage occurs it can be fatal. The blockage is most often a buildup of fat, cholesterol and… Read More »