On Friday, the crew of the USS Theodore Roosevelt gave its fired captain an emotional sendoff , cheering and chanting his name as walked off the ship in Guam.
Last week, the CDC chief told NPR that as many as 25% of people infected with coronavirus may not show any symptoms. Turns out, it could be much worse.
6 Mild COVID-19 Symptoms You Shouldn't Ignore 1. Diarrhea, nausea and vomiting Study, 'American Journal of Gastroenterology' 2. Excess mucus production Though this symptom is also often associated with the common cold and allergies, it has been reported in over a third of COVID-19 patients. 3. Aches, pains and headaches These are common symptoms with most viruses. 4. Fatigue Dr. Susan Besser, via 'Prevention' 5. Sore throat Respiratory viruses can cause postnasal drip and a constant cough, leading to a sore throat. 6. Lost sense of smell According to the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, this "has been seen in patients ultimately testing positive for coronavirus with no other symptoms." If you are experiencing multiple mild or severe symptoms of COVID-19, call your doctor. They will be able to tell you if you qualify for testing and where to go from there.
Bhasha Mukherjee was crowned Miss England last year—but with the coronavirus pandemic ravaging the UK, she has now returned from the overseas charity work she was doing so that she can work as a doctor in her home country. Mukherjee was a junior doctor, but took a break from...
Toykyo was supposed to host the Summer Olympics in July 2020 but now it might be rescheduled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced the Olympics would be held “by the summer of 2021.” According to Allure, two-time Olympic gold medalist Carli Lloyd was set to compete in the Olympics for soccer. Lloyd said while she was disappointed about the changes, she’s “thankful” they were delayed and not cancelled. She said: “Our team has been playing very well under our new head coach Vlatko, and I knew we would go into the Olympics prepared and ready.”
The Baldwins are expecting their fifth baby together, Hilaria Baldwin announced on Instagram Monday. Hilaria, 36, and Alec Baldwin, 62, are also parents to a 6-year-old girl and three boys, ages 4, 3, and almost 2; Alec's daughter with Kim Basinger, Ireland Baldwin, is now 24, People reports. The couple's...
A British government minister says Prime Minister Boris Johnson has spent the night in the intensive care unit of a London hospital, but is not on a ventilator
The Pandemic Has Led to a Global Drop in Air Pollution Satellite images from the European Space Agency have shown that air pollution levels around the world have decreased as a result of the slowing of industrial activity. The ESA’s Sentinel-5P satellite has shown that nitrogen dioxide levels over cities in Asia and Europe are significantly lower than in the same period last year. Paul Monks, a professor of air pollution at the University of Leicester, has said that a reduction in air pollution may benefit those vulnerable to COVID-19. Paul Monks, via Wired Monks also referred to the sudden shift as the “largest-scale experiment ever seen.”
Disgraced pharmaceutical CEO Martin Shkreli would like to be allowed out of federal prison for three months, pretty please. In return, the so-called "pharma bro" says he'll research treatments for COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus. "As a successful two-time biopharma entrepreneur, having purchased multiple companies, invented multiple...
Democratic Gov. Tony Evers issued an executive order about postponing Wisconsin’s primary election. According to Reuters, he wants to move the election from April 7 to June 9. Evers cited health risks as the reason but Republicans said they would challenge it in the state Supreme Court. Evers tried to cancel in-person voting and extend the time to return absentee ballots into late May. Republicans rejected that proposal and Evers then moved forward with his executive order.