Russia's COVID-19 Vaccine Could Cause Harm, May Open a Pandora's Box
After months of racing to develop a vaccine, Russia may be the country that is closest to the finish line. However, experts are concerned that rushing to distribute the vaccine may be too dangerous.
Dog from North Carolina Who Died Due to 'Acute Illness' Tests Positive for COVID-19
The dog showed signs of respiratory distress and was brought to the hospital. It died on the same day but the samples that have been taken from the dog were tested in a diagnostic laboratory and returned with a positive result.
New COVID-19 Cases Emerge in New Zealand Breaking its 102-day COVID-free Streak
New Zealand has been hailed globally after its success in battling COVID-19 and being able to go for more than 3 months without reporting new infections. However, as it reached 102 days of having no cases, four mystery cases of unknown origin emerged in the country.
California’s Public Health Chief Steps Down After Disclosure of Gigantic COVID-19 Records Backlog
California’s Public Health Chief Dr. Sonia Angell did not state the reason for her immediate resignation. However, it came just a few days after the big revelation of hundreds of thousands of backlogs in coronavirus records.
United States to Acquire 100 Million Doses of Coronavirus Vaccine From Moderna
The American government had moved to acquire millions of doses from multiple pharmaceutical companies to ensure it gets at least one working treatment.
Fact Check: Does 5G Technology Produce Coronavirus Infection in Human Cells?
Rumors have been spreading around social media platforms claiming that 5G wireless technology is spreading the coronavirus infection by producing harmful cells within the human body. Experts have previously debunked the myths and are worries for those who believe false news without researching their authenticity.
Wuhan Lab Welcomes US Reporters to Nullify Theories About Being Coronavirus Origin
The lab is pinpointed as the source of the original virus. To end the issue, China needs to prove that they are not the cause of the virus.
Donald Trump Says COVID-19 Vaccine Could Be Available Before November 3
Months since the coronavirus pandemic started, the public are still waiting for the vaccine that could save millions of lives worldwide. When asked about it, President Trump said that it could be available before the year ends.
Hospital Leaked Personal Information of COVID-19 Patients
A researcher found out that hospitals have a weak pager that makes it easy to leak private information of COVID-19 patients. Lawmakers are now trying make a law to protect patients.
Stimulus Payment Update: Check Could Be Delayed for Months
For weeks rumors about a second stimulus check has been circulating. However, no one knows the when the check will be sent out. With the Congress about to go on a month-long recess, the check may be delayed.
State Department Accuses Russia of Building Vast Website Proxies to Spread Coronavirus Disinformation
The United States Department of State reports that Russia is behind the vast proxy of websites that continuously spread lies about the coronavirus pandemic. Moscow had denied all allegations and says the US government is experiencing a persistent phobia.
Obituary of Man Who Died of COVID-19 Sends Chills to Readers
The orbituary stood out as it read the family's honest feelings about the sudden passing of David Nagy. The orbituary also mentioned those who are responsible for the spread of the virus in the country.
COVID-19 Cases Blow Up in Countries Previously Praised for Effective Response to Pandemic
Several countries have been praised due to their clear messaging, effective contact tracing methods, quick response, and effective testing strategies. However, the same countries who have been celebrated for their response are now witnessing a resurgence in cases of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
New York's Health Commissioner Resigns After Clashing with Mayor Bill de Blasio Over COVID-19 Response
Dr. Barbot has been the Health Commissioner since 2018. Although no reason was given, it is no secret that the doctor clashed with Mayor de Blasio after the stripped the agency of a key virus tracing program.
COVID-19 Hits Norwegian Cruise Ship, Dozens Test Positive
The 41 people who tested positive were admitted at North Norway’s Tromsoe's University Hospital. The ship is currently docked in the area, which is just north of the Arctic Circle.