A Coronavirus Drug Seems to Work. What's Next? | Health News
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FDA Allows Emergency Use of Drug for Coronavirus | Health News

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. regulators on Friday allowed emergency use of an experimental drug that appears to help some coronavirus patients recover faster. It is the first drug shown to help fight COVID-19, which has killed more than 230,000 people worldwide. The Food and Drug Administration acted after preliminary results from a government-sponsored study showed […]

Hairstylist Gives Free Haircuts to Thai Health Frontliners | Lifestyle News
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Hairstylist Gives Free Haircuts to Thai Health Frontliners | Lifestyle News

By TASSANEE VEJPONGSA, Associated Press BANGKOK (AP) — Scrubs may be in fashion during the coronavirus crisis, but split ends — never. That’s where Pornsupa Hattayong comes in. The 43-year-old hairstylist is boosting the morale of frontline medical workers by dispensing free haircuts at Bangkok hospitals. Pornsupa says she was almost embarrassed to offer her […]

Health Official: Public Pools Shouldn't Open Due to Virus | Kentucky News
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Health Official: Public Pools Shouldn’t Open Due to Virus | Kentucky News

By BRUCE SCHREINER and DYLAN LOVAN, Associated Press FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky‘s top public health official splashed cold water on the prospect of opening public pools amid the coronavirus outbreak. Public pools should stay closed at least through early summer, Dr. Steven Stack, the state’s public health commissioner, said Thursday. Explaining his reasoning, Stack […]