WHO discontinues hydroxychloroquine and lopinavir/ritonavir treatment arms for COVID-19

(STL.News) WHO Saturday accepted the recommendation from the Solidarity Trial’s International Steering Committee to discontinue the…

India records highest daily surge in COVID-19 cases again; 22,000 new cases in last 24 hours

(STL.News) India has recorded highest-daily surge in COVID-19 cases again.  22,000 new cases of pandemic Coronavirus…

World needs a vaccine and treatments for COVID-19

(STL.News) The coronavirus is changing the world as we know it.  When infections soared earlier this year, governments…

US buys stocks of anti-viral drug Remdesivir

(STL.News) United States in a major move buys almost entire global stock of COVID-19 drug Remdesivir. …

Fauci says ‘no guarantee’ US will have effective COVID-19 vaccine

(STL.News) The United States has registered its biggest daily jump in coronavirus cases since the start of…

Chinese Pigs carrying a virus of ‘pandemic potential’ that can affect humans

(STL.News) A new stretch of flu that has the potential to become a pandemic has been…

Millions of Yemeni children face threat of starvation – COVID-19

(STL.News) Millions of children could be pushed to the brink of starvation as the coronavirus pandemic…

Brazil to produce AstraZeneca’s experimental COVID-19 vaccine

(STL.News) Brazil announced on Saturday that it had signed a $127 million agreement to start producing…

Governor Cuomo Details NYS Department of Health’s Investigation into Two COVID-19 Clusters in Upstate New York

Clusters Discovered at Oswego County Apple Packaging Plant and Montgomery County Aluminum Manufacturer Through the State…

New York Dept. of Health Announces Counties Across the State to Receive Million – COVID-19

New York State Department of Health Announces Counties Across the State to Receive Million from Enhanced…

Bars in Texas Ordered to Close at Noon Today to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19

Austin, TX (STL.News) Texas Governor Abbott issues executive order to close certain businesses, including restaurants and…

FTC ignores Congress, AOA and other medical groups with flawed Contact Lens Rule changes

(STL.News) The American Optometric Association (AOA) released the following statement: Federal regulators finalized new Contact Lens…

Why is India glorifying suicides?

(STL.News) The death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput has got India talking about mental health.  While…

Statement from the Chief Public Health Officer of Canada Relating to COVID-19

Ottawa, ON (STL.News) Public Health Agency of Canada – In lieu of a daily in-person update to…

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Reissues Emergency Use Authorizations

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Reissues Emergency Use Authorizations Revising Which Types of Respirators Can Be Decontaminated…