Trump Pleads People to Wear a Mask, Says Coronavirus Pandemic Will 'Get Worse'
During a press briefing, United States President Donald Trump urged the public to wear face masks in public and when going out. The statement comes after he previously downplayed the virus's spread and his criticism of face masks stifling respiratory functions.
Trump, Optimistic That “Good Things” Are Coming With Second Stimulus Package
With the cases of COVID-19 once again worsening in the states, Congress is left with little choice but to draft another form of relief package for Americans. The sudden rise of cases has again prompted businesses that ere just getting back to shut down. This is all happening as the $600 unemployment benefit is set to expire.
Blacks, Latinos, Poor People Less Likely to Receive $1,200 Stimulus Checks
A study found that black people, Latinos, and the poor were statistically less likely to have received the first stimulus checks compared to white people. Democrats have proposed the Economic Justice Act that would focus on communities of color to provide financial assistance.
COVID-19 Symptoms: Mouth Rash Observed in 29% of COVID-19 Patients from Spain
Based on the findings of the examinations that were published in the JAMA Dermatology journal, six out of the 21 patients or 29% of the patients were found to have mouth rash. In addition, the research letter also noted that the patients who had the said symptoms were around 40 to 69 years old and 66% of them were women.
School Reopenings Wants 'Flexible Learning System' to Continue Classes Amid Coronavirus Threat
Trump has continued to push state officials to reopen their schools and saying the coronavirus is not the worst problem they are facing. Local politicians discussed a flexible learning system that would allow both in-person and online classes.
How and When to Use Face Masks in the Bay Area
Here is a set of guidelines for wearing masks in California mandated by law. This is a statewide order that must be complied with and mandatory.
Dr. Fauci Praises New York COVID-19 Response, Says It Should Serve as Role Model
New York, which was previously the epicenter of the COVID-19 outbreak in the US has reduced its daily new infections to just 776. This is a huge drop from the number of daily cases during the peak of the outbreak where they recorded 10,000 cases per day.
Fauci Urges Young People to Take COVID-19 Seriously, Pleads Not to Propagate Pandemic
The NIAID director also stated that while he understands that young people would like to enjoy their youth by going to bars, there is a huge chance that if some of those people get to interact with carrying the virus without showing symptoms, the virus will be passed to others. Thus, he urged them to take responsibility and look at the bigger picture.
Coronaviruses That Scared the World Before COVID-19
When people hear “coronavirus” what comes into mind is immediately the novel coronavirus or SARS-CoV-2 which causes COVID-19. What many do not know is before COVID-19, there have other several coronaviruses that scared the world. SARS
Kayleigh McEnany Says 'Science Should Not Stand In The Way' of School Reopening
The White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany stated that "science should not stand in the way" of reopening schools. The statement comes as Trump is eager to have students go back to school full-time amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Chinese Medical Firm Boasted of Coronavirus Vaccine 'Pre-Testing' of Unapproved Treatments
A Chinese pharmaceutical firm has boasted of its attempts at conducting 'pre-testing' of a coronavirus vaccine that has yet to be approved by the regulatory body. The move comes amid Beijing's aim of becoming the first country to produce a working vaccine for the deadly pandemic.
Boy from Saudi Died After a Swab Test Stick Broke Inside his Nose
The child died just 24 hours after the tragic accident. The little boy's father is now seeking justice and has filed a case against the hospital for mishandling the situation.
Moderna Leads the COVID-19 Vaccine Race, Set to Begin Final Phase of Trials by End of July
Moderna, which is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts is the first biotech company in the US that has announced an estimated date for the phase three of the SARS-CoV-2 vaccine trials. Additional information about the trials which included guidance for test volunteers was posted on Tuesday.
Why Do People Find It Hard to Breathe With a Mask on and Why It Is Uncomfortable
Masks are important preventives to stop the infection, but many find it hard to wear this protective gear. Here are the reasons that discomfit people when wearing them.
Why is China Called Sleeping Giant? 5 Things That Prove It Has Awakened
The Peoples Republic of China is one of the most powerful countries, both in economy and military. Its disputes with the US and other countries prove it is determined for world domination.