More Good News on Remdesivir's Power to Treat COVID-19 | Health News
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More Good News on Remdesivir’s Power to Treat COVID-19 | Health News

By Robert Preidt, HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay) TUESDAY, April 21, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Preliminary data from two clinical trials using the antiviral drug remdesivir to treat COVID-19 patients is encouraging, researchers report. One trial is providing the drug to patients with moderate illness and the other focuses on patients with severe illness. A number of […]

Storytelling's Power To Connect Us, Shift Perspective And Spur Action : Shots
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Storytelling’s Power To Connect Us, Shift Perspective And Spur Action : Shots

When you listen to a story, your brain waves actually start to synchronize with those of the storyteller. And reading a narrative activates brain regions involved in deciphering or imagining a person’s motives and perspective, research has found. aywan88/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption aywan88/Getty Images When you listen to a story, your brain waves […]

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To Donald Trump, coronavirus is just one more chance for a power grab | Robert Reich | Opinion

The utter chaos in America’s response to the coronavirus pandemic – shortages of equipment to protect hospital workers, dwindling supplies of ventilators and critical medications, jaw-dropping confusion over how $2.2tn of aid in the recent coronavirus law will be distributed – was perhaps predictable in a nation that prides itself on competitive individualism and hates […]