Why U.S. hospitals see promise in plasma from new coronavirus patients – Reuters

Why U.S. hospitals see promise in plasma from new coronavirus patients – Reuters

U.S. hospitals desperate to help very sick patients with COVID-19, the highly contagious respiratory disease caused by the new coronavirus, are trying a treatment first used in the 1890s that relies on blood plasma donated by recovered patients.
Detroit Police Department begins crackdown on large gatherings to prevent spread of coronavirus – WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Detroit Police Department begins crackdown on large gatherings to prevent spread of coronavirus –...

With more than 3,500 coronavirus cases in Detroit, the city’s mayor Mike Duggan is urging residents to follow the state’s stay-at-home order.
Why is California still waiting for nearly 60,000 coronavirus test results? – The Guardian

Why is California still waiting for nearly 60,000 coronavirus test results? – The Guardian

A huge backlog at a single laboratory is partly to blame for nearly two-thirds of the state’s results still pending
U.S. May Get More Ventilators But Run Out Of Medicine For COVID-19 Patients – Getaka.co.in

U.S. May Get More Ventilators But Run Out Of Medicine For COVID-19 Patients –...

There have been dramatic spikes in demand for sedatives, pain medications, paralytics, and other drugs that are crucial for patients who are on ventilators.
The new coronavirus might spread when people talk – Los Angeles Times

The new coronavirus might spread when people talk – Los Angeles Times

It's possible that the new coronavirus can spread from person to person simply by talking, or even breathing, according to preliminary studies.
Australia to use anti-malaria drugs in the fight against COVID-19 – Sky News Australia

Australia to use anti-malaria drugs in the fight against COVID-19 – Sky News Australia

Australia is set to receive an international supply of anti-malaria drugs, as the national number of coronavirus cases surpass 5,000. Multiple trials around ...
As coronavirus cases grow, some of the largest US employers including Walmart and Amazon turn to thermometers as detection tool – CNBC

As coronavirus cases grow, some of the largest US employers including Walmart and Amazon...

A growing number of U.S. employers, including Walmart and Amazon, are using temperature checks to screen employees for the coronavirus, but medical experts warn that some who are sick don't have a fever and others can spread the virus when they're asymptomati…
Evergreen Park mayor suspends Walmart’s liquor license, requests investigation after COVID-19 employee deaths – WGN TV Chicago

Evergreen Park mayor suspends Walmart’s liquor license, requests investigation after COVID-19 employee deaths –...

EVERGREEN PARK, Ill. — The mayor of Evergreen Park has suspended the liquor license of a Walmart that recently had two employees die of COVID-19. Mayor Jim Sexton told WGN Friday that he inquired a…
A woman flying to see her dying mother was the plane’s only passenger – CNN

A woman flying to see her dying mother was the plane’s only passenger –...

Sheryl Pardo was preoccupied with one fact as she boarded her flight. This would be the last time she saw her mother.
Coronavirus forces Ohio dairy farmers to dump milk while grocers limit purchase quantities – WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

Coronavirus forces Ohio dairy farmers to dump milk while grocers limit purchase quantities –...

The Ohio Farm Bureau Federation is asking customers to alert the agency if your local grocer has placed a purchasing limit on milk. According to the farm bureau, there is not a shortage on milk. I…