Secret Underground Hospital in Philippines Treats Chinese COVID-19 Patients
As the Philippines struggle to flatten the curve of coronavirus cases in the country, an underground hospital ran by Chinese nationals to cater to Chinese patients was raided by authorities in the country. Two Chinese citizens were nabbed for treating patients without license.
New York Launches UV Light Program to Kill COVID-19
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority teamed up with PURO Lighting to used UVC lighting. The UVC lamps are said to help kill COVID-19 and other viruses and bacteria.
Johnson's Talc-Based Baby Powder Phased Out: Lawsuits Claim It Contains Cancerous Asbestos
The healthcare giant Johnson & Johnson announced that they will no longer produce their famous talc-based baby powder. This is after they've been hit by low sales in the US and Canada and after lawsuits were filed against them.
Hamster Experiment Shows Effectiveness of Face Masks in Reducing Coronavirus Spread
An experiment using hamsters shows the effectiveness of face masks in reducing the spread of the coronavirus pandemic
Pillows of Presymptomatic COVID-19 Patients Will Infect Others With Coronavirus
An experiment to see how presymptomatic can be so contagious shows dangerous results. Findings show a high degree of infectiousness on certain items that need to be cleaned to avoid infection.
Fact Check: Frontliners Reportedly Using Hydroxychloroquine to Protect Them from COVID-19
President Donald Trump has hinted that he is using hydroxychloroquine to protect him from being infected with coronavirus. In his press briefing on Monday, he suggested that health workers and frontliners in the country are using it too.
New Coronavirus Symptoms Show Pernio-Like Lesions on Skin, Doctors Observed
Experts have observed the rise of a new potential symptom that the coronavirus may have, pernio-like toe lesions
Organ Donation in UK Now By Default, Inspired By a 9-Year-Old Who Save Another Kid's Life
Two children inspire a change in UK laws that will save hundreds of lives every year
Coronavirus Spreads More Than Six Feet Social Distancing Requirement During Windy Weather
A new study showed that the current social distancing measure of 6 feet is not enough to stop the spread of the virus, especially during a windy day. Shorter people are also at high risk of being infected with the virus due to the trajectory of the saliva droplets.
Coronavirus May Result to Depression or Even Increased Suicide Rate
Experts believe the coronavirus may cause a spike in suicide rates
Chinese Wildlife Farmers Offered Money to Halt Illegal Animal Trade
The COVID-19 pandemic has been blamed to have been a result of the black market animal trade in China. Now, China has offered farmers money to stop the operations of the illegal wildlife trade.
“Holy Shot!”: Priest Goes Viral After Shooting Church Goers With Holy Water Using a Squirt Gun
Amid the coronavirus outbreak, a priest found a way to bless his parishioners without violating social distancing guidelines. His weapons of choice? Faith and a Squirt Gun.
China Imposes 'Wuhan Style' Lockdown on Chinese Region, More Than 108 Million Affected
Just as China is slowly recovering from the pandemic that emerged in Wuhan, a new wave of the outbreak is threatening to emerge.
Amazon Workers Exposed to COVID-19, Crisis Amid the Booming Business
Jeff Bezos' Amazon has been fighting the coronavirus pandemic amid criticism from most of its workers
Smoker's Lungs More Susceptible to COVID-19, New Research Suggests
Scientists find a connection between the coronavirus and proteins that help hijack the cell. Data was examined to reach a hypothesis for the question of why the contagions vary a lot.