COVID Led More Women to Forgo Needed Health Care

By | June 15, 2021

June 15, 2021 — Morgan Tebeau has struggled with debilitating back pain all of her adult life. The 38-year-old mother from Harrisonburg, VA, was diagnosed with degenerative disk disease when she was 18 years old. Her pain worsened during the COVID-19 pandemic as she put off much needed care — something a new Kaiser Family Foundation survey found… Read More »

World Coronavirus Dispatch: Pfizer, Astra shots work against Delta variant

By | June 15, 2021

AstraZeneca’s antibody cocktail fails to prevent Covid-19 in study In a setback for AstraZenca, its antibody cocktail fail to produce any promising results in preventing the coronavirus infection, the company has said in a statement. The cocktail combination showed only 33 per cent efficacy in preventing Covid-19 symptoms in people who had been exposed… Read More »

Danish Soccer Player Suffered Cardiac Arrest During Euro Match

By | June 15, 2021

Danish Soccer Player Suffered Cardiac Arrest During Euro Match June 14, 2021 Danish soccer player Christian Eriksen’s heart stopped beating after he fell to the ground during a Euro 2020 match against Finland on Saturday, Danish team doctor Morten Boesen said. “Well, he was gone,” Boesen said, according to The Wall Street Journal. “We did… Read More »

Trump’s FDA commissioner takes job at Moderna backer

By | June 14, 2021

Flagship and Moderna, which are headquartered near each other in Cambridge, Mass., continue to share ties. Flagship CEO Noubar Afeyan serves as chairman of Moderna; Stéphane Bancel, Moderna’s CEO, serves as a Flagship special partner. Flagship also holds 20 million shares of Moderna stock, which are currently valued at more than $4 billion after the vaccine-maker’s stock price… Read More »

Coronavirus LIVE: Govt allows all monuments, museums to re-open from Jun 16

By | June 14, 2021

Coronavirus LIVE: India, witnessing a downward trend in Covid cases, reported the lowest daily spike in infections since 31 March with 70,421 new cases in the last 24 hours. India has so far logged over 29,510,410 cases of coronavirus. The country reported 3,921 deaths yesterday, taking the death toll to 374,305. Test positivity rate stands at 4.7 per cent. With… Read More »

Maine tries to shift some costs of recycling onto companies instead of taxpayers

By | June 13, 2021

With mountains of boxes and bubble wrap from online pandemic shopping now going in the trash, lawmakers are trying to make Maine the first state to shift some of the costs of its recycling onto companies — not taxpayers. If the bipartisan bill passes, Maine will join several Canadian provinces, including neighboring Quebec, and all European countries, which… Read More »