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Coronavirus: Ibuprofen tested as a treatment

Scientists are running a trial to see if ibuprofen can help hospital patients who are sick with coronavirus. The team from London’s Guy’s and St Thomas’ hospital and Kings College believe the drug, which is an anti-inflammatory as well as a painkiller, could treat breathing difficulties. They hope the low-cost treatment can keep patients off […]

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Ruth Bader Ginsberg In Hospital ‘Resting’ After Gallbladder Treatment

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was in the hospital Tuesday receiving treatment for a gallbladder condition, according to a Supreme Court release. Ginsburg was “resting comfortably” after receiving “non-surgical” treatment for acute cholecystitis, a benign condition, at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland, the Supreme Court said. The justice is expected to participate in […]

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Trump’s Bonkers New Coronavirus Comments Get The Treatment On Twitter

President Donald Trump on Thursday suggested that disinfectant and light could be potential treatments for the coronavirus infection that has so far claimed nearly 50,000 American lives.  Experts, including those within his own administration, immediately warned against taking such a path. “And then I see the disinfectant, where it knocks it out in a minute, one […]

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New York AG Reviewing Charter Communications’ Worker Treatment Amid Pandemic

New York Attorney General Letitia James has opened an inquiry into telecommuting giant Charter Communications following reports that its employees have been unnecessarily forced to commute to corporate offices and call centers amid the coronavirus, ignoring federal health safety guidelines. The inquiry will examine labor and management practices within the telecommunication company, which provides services […]

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AMA President Has A Stark Warning About Trump’s Coronavirus Treatment Advice

Against the advice of medical experts, President Donald Trump again promoted the use of the anti-malarial drug hydroxychloroquine as treatment for coronavirus on Sunday, asking “What do you have to lose?” The American Medical Association’s top doctor says lives could be lost. “There could be negative side effects,” said Dr. Patrice Harris, president of the AMA, during an […]