LOS ANGELES: During a two-day online conference earlier this week jointly sponsored by the American College of Chest Physicians (Chest) and the Chinese Association of Chest Physicians, the Chinese physicians and scientists shared some important findings with their US counterparts.
Trump tells Americans to take unproven malaria drug to prevent Covid-19
Donald Trump has directly urged Americans worried about Covid-19 to take a little-studied anti-malaria drug for the disease, despite potentially serious side effects and a lack of data on safety and efficacy in treatment of the pandemic virus.
Endangered ‘pawikan’ gets protection
The Philippines is home to five out of seven species of sea turtles or pawikan that can be found in the world. Sea turtles play an important role in keeping the oceans healthy by nourishing seagrass beds and coral reefs.
Navy Secretary's Firing of Captain Over COVID-19 Warning
Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly abruptly fired Navy Capt. Brett Crozier on Thursday, the Navy’s decision to fire the ship captain who sought help for his cornonavirus-stricken aircraft carrier saying the commander created a panic by widely distributing a memo detailing the escalating virus outbreak on his ship and pleading his leadership for help. Modly said Crozier “demonstrated extremely poor judgment” in the middle of a crisis.
TikTok continues to provide comedy material amid coronavirus lockdown
From quarreling couples to toilet paper hoarding, life under coronavirus lockdown across much of the United States has provided comedy material for those seeking light-hearted relief in these difficult times.
More than 50 percent of Americans are under some form of lockdown, while regular TV comedy staples
How can I ‘stay at home’ if I will be homeless?
“Was I always going to be here? No I was not. I was going to be homeless at one time, a taxi driver, truck driver, or any kind of job that would get me a crust of bread. You never know what's going to happen.”
By Alex P. Vidal
ANOTHER 30 days, huh.
President Trump has ordered us to prolong our “social distancing” until end of April.
Jennifer Aniston Surprises a Nurse Who Tested Positive for COVID-19 on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'
Jimmy Kimmel is bringing joy to deserving people even while stuck at home.
On Thursday's Jimmy Kimmel Live!, the host was joined by guest Jennifer Aniston via video chat, and after the pair chatted and caught up, he and Aniston teamed up to give one special nurse a big surprise.