Tag: Coronavirus

Exclusive: Amazon to delay Prime Day sales event due to coronavirus

(Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) is postponing its major summer shopping event Prime Day until at least August and expects a potential $100-million hit from...

Possible COVID Drug Can Be Toxic to Retinas

As we await evidence from multiple ongoing trials of hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) for the treatment of COVID-19, clinicians have had to make do with conflicting reports regarding its potential efficacy....

Disease experts weigh in on crowded White House coronavirus briefings

On April Fools’ Day in the White House, inside the infamously cramped James S. Brady Press Briefing Room, reporters sat spaced three seats apart at...

8 Ways Business Owners Can Take Advantage of the Federal Stimulus Package

From loans to unemployment and more, opportunities are abundant. Act now. Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. There is a strategy to maximizing all the...

Uttar Pradesh Police tries to acquire more humane face

New Delh: Don’t just blow sirens, knock on doors to ask what you can do for the people – this was the message Uttar Pradesh’s...

Canary in the Bioweapon Coal Mine: The lessons of Covid 19 pandemic

Prakash Chandra In recorded history, there’s never been a worse time to catch a cold, as Covid-19 devastates populations and economies. Efforts to arrest the...

View: Whichever way one counts it, bearing the economic cost will be a challenge

By Abheek Barua What is the economic cost of Covid-19? While the question seems simple enough, it is difficult to find a straight answer. If...

Mistrustful of State, Brazil Slum Hires Own Doctors to Fight Virus

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Emerson Barata draws a circular map of Sao Paulo’s largest slum, Paraisopolis, and begins to mark confirmed coronavirus cases in blue...

What COVID-19 Means for Ecommerce Startups

A firsthand account of how supply chain disruptions are just the beginning. April 3, 2020 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their...

Sanofi Can Produce Millions of Doses of Potential Coronavirus Drug

PARIS (Reuters) – Sanofi SA will be able to provide millions of doses of hydroxychloroquine for patients with the illness caused by the novel coronavirus...

COMMENTARY: NYU Med Student Joins COVID Fight: ‘Time to Step Up’

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: APRIL 02, 2020 — On the evening of March 24, I got the email. When the bolded...

Diabetes Patients Struggle to Find Rubbing Alcohol Amid COVID-19

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. While the masses hunt for toilet paper, Caroline Gregory and other...

U.S. Doctors on Coronavirus Front Line Seek Protection From Malpractice Suits

(Reuters) – U.S. medical professionals on the front line of the coronavirus pandemic are lobbying policymakers for protection from potential malpractice lawsuits as hospitals triage...

army hospital: 51 military hospitals preparing coronavirus facilities including ICU

NEW DELHI: Fifty-one military hospitals across India are preparing dedicated coronavirus facilities including intensive care units for tackling the outbreak, the defence ministry said on...

Advice for Lessening Your Pandemic Anxiety

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 31, 2020 — The COVID-19 pandemic is an experience that is unprecedented in our lifetime....

Clopidogrel Adds No Benefit to Rivaroxaban+Aspirin

The VOYAGER PAD results from more than 6,500 patients created the biggest evidence base by far ever collected from patients with symptomatic peripheral artery disease...

India, China trade declines by 12.4 per cent in first two months of this year amid coronovirus outbreak

The trade between China and India fell 12.4 per cent year-on-year to USD 12 billion in the first two months amid the coronavirus outbreak, according...

Patients on Steroids With COVID-19 Might Need Rescue Steroids

Endocrinologists have underlined the importance that physicians consider “a stress dose” of glucocorticoids in the event of severe COVID-19 infection in endocrine, and other, patients on...

Jio: Airtel, Reliance Jio to continue gaining market share due to Voda Idea’s worsened financial health

New Delhi: Bharti Airtel and Reliance Jio will continue to gain market share at the cost of Vodafone Idea‘s “worsened” financial health that may deteriorate...

First Case of Encephalitis Linked to COVID-19 Reported

Clinicians from Henry Ford Health System in Detroit, Michigan, have reported the first presumptive case of acute necrotizing hemorrhagic encephalopathy associated with COVID-19. “As the...

Europe’s north-south lockdown divide revealed by Google data

BERLIN (Reuters) – Italy and Spain, the two European countries hardest hit by the new coronavirus, have enforced the most drastic lockdowns to curb the...

Coronavirus test price | SC seeks Centre’s reply on plea seeking free tests of COVID-19 suspects

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday sought response from the Centre and other authorities on a PIL seeking a direction to them to provide...

Factbox: Google location data shows slump in trips to malls, offices

(Reuters) – Google on Thursday published reports for 131 countries showing whether visits to shops, parks and workplaces dropped in March, when many governments issued...

N95 Mask Theft Draws Sympathy, Outrage

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. No one likes a thief, misinformation, or unwanted email. Today on...

Coronavirus India news | Coronavirus: GoM reviews overall situation across India

NEW DELHI: As the country battles a sudden surge in coronavirus cases, the government on Friday carried out a detailed review of the overall healthcare...