occupational health and safety administration

Oct
26

Flu and HIV Drugs Show Efficacy Against Coronavirus

According to a recent publication of Thailand, a typical combination of HIV and flu drugs might be capable of treating severe cases of COVID-19, a new form of coronavirus that has emerged from China. A research team that used a combination of HIV drugs such as ritonavir and lopinavir along with a flu drug called […]

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Jun
26

Origin And Source Of Coronavirus

Sources state that the novel form or coronavirus emerged from the wet market of Wuhan City, China last year and are causing a large scale of the epidemic, spreading its wings to almost all countries in the world. The World Health Organization has called this dreaded infectious disease as a pandemic. There are several rumours […]

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Jun
24

First Saliva Test for COVID-19 Approved for Emergency Use by FDA

The COVID-19 pandemic has shaken the whole world with terror. Conducting a series of tests being the only option to track down the pandemic, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has passed the saliva-based test on April 13, 2020. Saliva based testing can serve to be a great alternative to the swab coronavirus testing […]

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Jun
22

All You Need To Know About COVID-19

COVID-19, the unknown respiratory illness is shaking the world with terror and is causing a significant downfall in the global economy and a massive death count all throughout the planet. The novel disease also termed as the Wuhan virus originated from the industrial town Wuhan, a major city of the People’s Republic Of China. The […]

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Jun
19

Frontrunners Of COVID-19 Vaccine

A recent statement made by Anthony Fauci, the director of National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Diseases stated that it might take almost a year and a half to get a coronavirus vaccine approved for the citizens of US. Though some experts even suggest this statement to be optimistic as several odds might come into […]

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Jun
17

Why Senior People Are More Prone To Coronavirus Infections

The cases of COVID-19 pandemic are doubling up in rocket speed. As new cases are getting emerged, researchers have learned that the senior people of our society and the ones having previous medical issues in the past are more and more prone to this virus. A recent statement by Nancy Messonnier, MD and Director of […]

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May
14

How Scientists Can Volunteer to Help Fight COVID-19

Bench scientists all around the globe who were actively studying the cause and remedies of the current COVID-19 pandemic has been forced to shut down or scale back from their experiments out of COVID-19 precautions. But all these factors don’t mean their expertise or skills can’t help them in contributing to the worldwide effort to […]

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May
12

What Do Antibody Tests For SARS-CoV-2 Tell Us About Immunity?

It has been months, that we are facing the COVID-19 pandemic, and still the Government or the public health officials don’t know the exact figures of how many people have come in direct contact with the culprit, SARS-CoV-2. There are in fact several nations where the testing facilities have lagged way behind the spread of […]

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