A step closer to eradicating malaria
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A step closer to eradicating malaria

IMAGE: A study nurse performs malaria testing and treatment in villages in the Zambezi Region of Namibia, Africa, in 2017. view more  Credit: UTSW DALLAS – April 29, 2020 – Strategies that treat households in the broad vicinity of a recent malaria case with anti-malarial drugs, insecticides, or both could significantly reduce malaria in low-transmission settings, a challenge with […]

Now, Kalyan-Dombivli residents can step out only for medical emergencies | Mumbai News
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Now, Kalyan-Dombivli residents can step out only for medical emergencies | Mumbai News

KALYAN: A marked rise in Covid-19 cases in Kalyan-Dombivli has prompted the civic authority to completely clamp down on movement of people outside their homes, except for medical emergencies. Kalyan-Dombivli Municipal Corporation (KDMC) has banned people from stepping out to even buy vegetables and groceries. On Saturday, Kalyan-Dombivli reported three fresh cases, taking the total […]

Auto workers step up to make medical gear
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Auto workers step up to make medical gear

The latest:There have been more than 933,000 coronavirus cases in the United States, according to the Johns Hopkins University tally.The U.S. death toll has surpassed 53,000 people, according to Hopkins.Globally, there have been more than 2.8 million cases with more than 202,000 deaths.Georgia state officials are moving ahead with plans to allow some nonessential businesses […]

AHA News: As African Americans Struggle With COVID-19 Disparities, Churches Step In | Health News
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AHA News: As African Americans Struggle With COVID-19 Disparities, Churches Step In | Health News

(HealthDay) TUESDAY, April 21, 2020 (American Heart Association News) — The coronavirus pandemic is hitting African Americans hard, early data suggest. But Sonjia B. Dickerson doesn’t need a spreadsheet to tell her that. She lost a beloved uncle to apparent COVID-related causes. A cousin succumbed to the same. Another relative is fighting the disease. And […]

Noninvasive urine test moves a step closer
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Noninvasive urine test moves a step closer

Researchers have identified a unique molecular signature of prostate cancer in urine. This may pave the way for an accurate, noninvasive test for the condition. Share on PinterestRecent research could help pave the way for a new urine test for prostate cancer. The scientists — from Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center in Baltimore, […]

New findings may bring researchers a step closer
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New findings may bring researchers a step closer

A new study from Cornell University has made a discovery about SARS-CoV-2 that may help researchers develop an appropriate treatment. Share on PinterestA new finding of how SARS-CoV-2 spreads may also help researchers understand how to curb the virus’s proliferation. Five researchers from Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, set out to learn more about […]

Researchers Step Up to Stop the Spread
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Researchers Step Up to Stop the Spread

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. The YouTube video seems authoritative enough. A man identified as Dr Dan Lee Dimke presents what he describes as the Achilles heel of the coronavirus ― exposure to high temperatures. Citing scientific studies, he claims that ending the virus is “remarkably […]