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WHO Suspends Trial Of Drug Touted By Trump Over Safety Fears For COVID-19 Patients

The World Health Organization is suspending its international trial of hydroxycholorquine, the anti-malarial drug repeatedly touted by President Donald Trump as a coronavirus treatment, because of concerns that it’s not safe to use on people with COVID-19. “The Executive Group has implemented a temporary pause of the hydroxychloroquine arm within the Solidarity Trial while the safety […]

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Car Thefts Spike During COVID-19 Pandemic

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The coronavirus hasn’t been kind to car owners. With more people than ever staying home to lessen the spread of COVID-19, their sedans, pickup trucks and SUVs are parked unattended on the streets, making them easy targets for opportunistic thieves. Despite silent streets and nearly nonexistent traffic, vehicle larcenies shot up […]

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How to Shave Pubic Hair Near Your Vagina

If the new coronavirus pandemic has obliterated your grooming routine, you’re not alone. Among many other quandaries, you might be grappling with how to shave your pubic hair these days—particularly if your usual grooming technique isn’t really possible while social distancing. Now, obviously summer’s going to look a lot different this year than it normally […]

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Could the Coronavirus Be Airborne?

Perhaps you’ve seen headlines about finding viral RNA particles in the air in hospital rooms and even in feces. But finding those particles is not the same thing as finding live, infectious virus. And just because someone with the virus expels aerosolized particles that doesn’t mean those particles can actually infect you. We don’t know […]