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More than 1,000 University of Alabama students test positive for COVID-19 since classes resumed

More than 1,000 students at the University of Alabama’s Tuscaloosa campus have tested positive for COVID-19 since in-person classes resumed, according to the latest update to the college’s live dashboard. On Friday, the university reported 492 new cases linked to students across its three campuses between Aug. 25 and 27. While the Tuscaloosa campus makes up the… Read More »

After positive early data, Pfizer, BioNTech CEOs sound off on coronavirus vaccine timelines

On the heels of early positive COVID-19 vaccine data, the CEOs at BioNTech and Pfizer are gearing up for a late-stage trial and talking up potential approvals later this year.  In separate interviews this week, Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla and BioNTech CEO Ugur Sahin said their mRNA vaccine candidate could be ready to submit to regulators in the fall or winter, respectively, pending success in… Read More »

Coronavirus: 40% Weston-super-Mare hospital staff test positive

Hospital in Weston-super-Mare that shut to new patients over spike in Covid-19 cases ‘sees 40% of staff test positive for the infection’ Weston General Hospital suddenly stopped accepting new patients on Monday Bosses said there was a ‘high number of Covid-19 patients’ in the hospital A leaked memo claimed 40% of staff had tested positive… Read More »

‘Study proves acupuncture has a positive effect on a migraine’

Recent research on acupuncture in migraine would have really helped me back when my life was periodically put on hold by the excruciating headaches. Shabei Xu and colleagues from Huazhong University in Wuhan have applied their Chinese medical art with great effect and benefit to migraine sufferers. Their research is of such high calibre that… Read More »

FDA director self quarantines after contact with individual who tested positive for coronavirus

US President Donald Trump listens to FDA Commissioner Stephen Hahn (R) speak on the latest developments of the coronavirus outbreak, in the James Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House March 19, 2020 in Washington, DC. Brendan Smialowski | AFP | Getty Images U.S. Food and Drug Administration Director Stephen Hahn is starting two… Read More »