Health

Don't expect first COVID-19 vaccinations until early 2021

Don’t expect first COVID-19 vaccinations until early 2021

July 23, 2020

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Researchers are making “good progress” in developing vaccines against COVID-19, with a handful in late-stage trials, but their first use cannot be expected until early 2021, a WHO expert said on Wednesday. WHO is working to ensure fair vaccine distribution, but in the meantime it is key to suppress the virus’s […]

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Japan approves dexamethasone as coronavirus treatment

Japan approves dexamethasone as coronavirus treatment

July 22, 2020

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Japan’s health ministry has approved dexamethasone, a cheap and widely used steroid, as a second treatment of COVID-19 after a trial in Britain showed the drug reduced death rates in hospitalised patients. The ministry included dexamethasone as an option for treatment along with Gilead Sciences Inc’s antiviral drug remdesivir in a […]

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Worsening U.S. outbreak prompts tough actions as new coronavirus cases hit record

Worsening U.S. outbreak prompts tough actions as new coronavirus cases hit record

July 9, 2020

By Administrator_India Capital Sands New Jersey adopted a stringent coronavirus face-mask order on Wednesday, and New York City unveiled a plan to allow public school students back into classrooms for just two or three days a week, as newly confirmed U.S. COVID-19 cases soared to a daily global record. Officials in New Jersey and New […]

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