South Korea’s Celltrion says COVID-19 drug shows 100-fold reduction in viral load

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Celltrion is seen at the company’s headquarters in Incheon, South Korea, Oct, 28, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea’s Celltrion Inc said on Monday its... Read more »

China reports 16 new COVID-19 cases, highest in nearly three weeks

People wearing face masks are seen on a bus following an outbreak of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Shanghai, China May 31, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song BEIJING (Reuters) – China reported the... Read more »

China reports 16 new coronavirus cases vs two a day earlier

People wearing face masks are seen on a bus following an outbreak of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Shanghai, China May 31, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song BEIJING (Reuters) – China reported 16... Read more »

Mexico registers 9,930 total coronavirus deaths, 90,664 accumulated cases

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico’s Deputy Health Minister Hugo Lopez-Gatell said on Sunday there were 151 new coronavirus deaths and 3,152 new cases, for an accumulated total of 9,930 fatalities and 90,664... Read more »

A baby born with two mouths? Case report describes ‘extremely rare’ case of craniofacial duplication

TORONTO — A baby girl was born with an “extremely rare” complication: a second mouth protruding from the side of her face, complete with teeth and a tongue that moved in synchronicity... Read more »

Brazil passes the half million mark for COVID-19 cases

BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil registered 16,409 new cases of novel coronavirus on Sunday, raising the total of infected cases to 514,849 in the second worst outbreak of COVID-19 in the world after... Read more »

U.S. sends Brazil 2 million doses of hydroxychloroquine, drug touted by Trump

FILE PHOTO: The drug hydroxychloroquine, pushed by U.S. President Donald Trump and others in recent months as a possible treatment to people infected with the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), is displayed by a... Read more »

U.S. CDC reports total of 1,761,503 coronavirus cases, 103,700 deaths

FILE PHOTO: As Phase One of reopening begins in Northern Virginia today, a waiter in a face mask to protect against the coronavirus (COVID-19) carries food to diners seated outdoors at a... Read more »

New coronavirus losing potency, top Italian doctor says

ROME (Reuters) – The new coronavirus is losing its potency and has become much less lethal, a senior Italian doctor said on Sunday. A lifeguard wearing a protective face mask takes the... Read more »

Workers living in Mexico helping California’s pandemic health response

EL CENTRO, Calif. (Reuters) – Hundreds of Mexicans and Americans who live south of the border enter southern California’s hospitals every day. Marco Bosquet, outpatient clinic administrator for El Centro Regional Medical... Read more »