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Nigeria’s Coronavirus Cases Surpass 10,000 With 307 New Cases

Coronavirus cases in Nigeria is now 10,162 as of Sunday, May 31st. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC announced new 307 cases. There was no surprise in Sunday night announcement. Lagos remains the most affected state, with 188 new cases. The new figure is smaller than the 378 recorded on Saturday. The FCT Abuja […]

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COVID-19 Lockdowns May Lead to 7 Million of Unwanted Pregnancies, Unsafe Abortions

The population of the world may skyrocketed by the end of 2020 due to unintented pregnancies. This is in relation to the quarantine period, lockdowns, and traffic restrictions imposed by governments due to the COVID-19 crisis. Reproductive health research conducted by the Pan African Journal reveals such regulation will reduce access to family planning equipment/contraceptives, increase the […]

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Marijuana Has Been Found To Prevent Corona Virus Infection

Researchers just found that Cannabis “Marijuana” could regulate the the way COVID-19 enters host cells in patients, a media source in United States says. New research into the preventive measures and possible treatment of the novel coronavirus has yielded an unlikely candidate — cannabis. At the pandemic’s start, public health officials warned inhalation of combustible […]

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US Company Claims It Has Discovered Cure For Coronavirus

California biotech company’s scientists have claimed to find an antibody which can completely stop coronavirus in a research they called a ‘cure,’ Fox News reports. Sorrento Therapeutics, based in San Diego, claims its STI-1499 antibody stopped coronavirus from entering 100 percent of healthy human cells in petri dish experiments. It’s one of several antibodies planned […]

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Covid-19 Cases Surge In Ghana, Overtakes Nigeria

This is as a result of the eased lockdown experienced in Ghana. They recorded 251 Covid-19 cases on Saturday, taking the national total to 4,263. This makes the country the worst hit in the West African region ahead of Nigeria, which has 4,151 cases. On Friday, Ghana had announced 921 confirmed cases, its highest daily […]

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Italian Scientists Claim To Have Discovered Vaccine That Kills Coronavirus

Italian researchers have revealed plans to test a vaccine on humans after claiming their jab is the ‘first in the world’ to neutralise the virus. Scientists gave mice the jab – which is being developed by Rome-based Takis Biotech – and took the antibodies they made in response. Antibodies are substances produced by the immune […]

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Oxford COVID-19 Vaccine Works On Monkeys

A POTENTIAL coronavirus vaccine from Oxford University has kept monkeys immune from the deadly virus for a month. The promising results comes after top Government experts warned a vaccine might be the only way out of the crisis. Last month six rhesus macaque monkeys at a testing facility in the US were injected with a […]

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Doctors Pose Nûde To Protest Lack Of Personal Protective Equipment [Photos]

French and German healthcare workers are going nakèd to raise awareness about shortages of personal protective equipment as they battle coronavirus pandemic. A German website called “Blanke Bedenken” shows medics posing in the buff using medical equipment, including stethoscopes and anatomical skeletons, as props to partially obscure themselves. “We are your [doctors]. To be able […]

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Skin Rashes May Be A Symptom Of COVID-19 – New Research Reveals

New COVID-19 symptoms are being discovered daily, and experts now believe that skin rashes might also be a symptom of the rampaging virus. One small study in Italy found 20 percent of COVID-19 patients had skin problems, while anecdotal evidence from other countries indicates a link between dermatological problems and the virus. In March, a […]

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This African Country Produces $1 COVID-19 Testing Kits, $60 Ventilators For Its Citizens

It is time for other African countries to look inward for the solution to this coronavirus pandemic and stop waiting for solution (Vaccine) from the European countries. Senegal is employing its technical and medical expertise to implement mass testing in the country. Senegalese scientists have developed $1 quick diagnostic Covid-19 testing kits and is testing […]