June 5, 2020

Prior Use Of Chemotherapy Linked To Higher Death Risk In Coronavirus Patients With Lung & Other Cancers

A new study suggests that prior use of chemotherapy is associated with an increased risk of death among coronavirus patients with lung and other thoracic cancers.
June 5, 2020

Clinic In Florida To Study Vitamin C And Zinc As Treatments For Coronavirus

Researchers at Cleveland Clinic Florida are to test whether vitamin C and zinc help reduce the likelihood of a newly diagnosed coronavirus patient being hospitalized. They say they also want to see if the micronutrients can reduce the severity and duration of symptoms.
June 5, 2020

Study Reveals ‘Extensive’ Financial Links Between Pharma Industry And Leaders Of Medical Societies

A new study has revealed that leaders of medical societies in the United States have ‘extensive’ financial links with the pharmaceutical industry and companies manufacturing medical devices.
June 5, 2020

Officials In Southern India To Give Vitamin C & Zinc Tablets To Elderly & Disabled To Help Fight Coronavirus

Vitamin C and zinc tablets are to be distributed to elderly and disabled people in Madurai, India, to help them build immunity against the coronavirus.
June 5, 2020

President Donald Trump Terminates U.S. Relationship With World Health Organization

U.S. President Donald Trump has announced that he is terminating his country's relationship with the World Health Organization (WHO).
May 29, 2020

Major Change To U.S. Biotech Regulations Will Exempt Some GM Crops From Government Oversight

A major change to the regulation of biotech in the United States will exempt some GM crops from government oversight.
May 29, 2020

Survey Finds Stress Levels In Britain Rise By Almost 50 Percent Following Coronavirus Outbreak

A new survey has found the average adult in Britain has seen their stress and anxiety levels rise by almost 50 percent in recent weeks.
May 29, 2020

Amino Acid Arginine May Help Treat Inherited Neurodegenerative Diseases Such As Huntington’s

A new study by Japanese researchers suggests the natural amino acid arginine may help treat inherited neurodegenerative diseases such as Huntington’s disease.