Don’t Take ‘Dangerous’ Oleandrin for COVID-19 Experts Warn, After Trump Says ‘We’ll Look at It’

This post was originally published on this siteExperts are warning people not to take the botanical extract oleandrin—or the oleander plant from which it comes—after news emerged that

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What Causes Plague, What Are the Symptoms? First California Case for 5 Years Recorded at Lake Tahoe

This post was originally published on this siteCalifornia has recorded its first case of plague in five years after a resident of South Lake Tahoe contracted the disease. The unidentified

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Herd Immunity May Be Slowing Spread in US, As Study Finds 40 Percent Community Infection Provides Protection

This post was originally published on this siteHerd immunity may be slowing the spread of COVID-19 in some parts of the U.S., scientists say, as a study finds that a population-wide infection

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As Bubonic Plague Kills Another Man in Mongolia, Russia Starts Mass Vaccination Against Black Death

This post was originally published on this siteA man died from bubonic plague in western Mongolia on Tuesday after coming into contact with dead marmots, according to local health officials. The

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UK Scientists Say Hydroxychloroquine May Still Have Promise, No Drug Has Been Politicized Like This

This post was originally published on this siteBritish scientists have said hydroxychloroquine may still have promise as a preventive treatment for COVID-19 but the drug has become so politicized

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Massachusetts Towns Raise Risk of Deadly Brain Disease to Critical

This post was originally published on this siteMassachusetts has confirmed its first human case this year of the potentially deadly brain disease Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE), prompting

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Texas County Warns of West Nile Virus Threat After Record Levels in Mosquitoes Detected

This post was originally published on this sitePublic health officials in Tarrant County, north Texas, have warned of an increased risk from West Nile virus after record levels of infection were

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California Man Hospitalized for COVID-19 Suffered Burst Lungs and Had Most of His Fingers Amputated

This post was originally published on this siteOne of the first Americans to contract COVID-19 suffered severe complications including burst lungs and blood flow problems that led to the

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Fauci Says COVID-19 Could Reach Level of 1918 Spanish Flu, the ‘Mother of All Pandemics’

This post was originally published on this siteDr. Anthony Fauci, the U.S. government’s top infectious disease expert, said on Tuesday we “can’t deny the fact” that the

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Device That Cleans Water for Drinking Using Only Sunshine Created by Scientists

This post was originally published on this siteResearchers have developed a specialized aluminum panel that can purify contaminated water when angled at the sun. The material, described in a

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