COVID-19 expert says we need a ‘tremendous effort from everyone’

COVID-19 expert says we need a ‘tremendous effort from everyone’

In the second part of our interview with Prof. Paul Kellam from Imperial College London in the United Kingdom, he urges people to heed the advice of governments while he is busy helping the effort to develop a vaccine against the new coronavirus. Share on PinterestThere is currently a global effort to develop a vaccine […]
China’s early travel ban may have averted 700,000 cases

China’s early travel ban may have averted 700,000 cases

A new report assessing the effectiveness of China’s emergency response during the early stages of the COVID-19 outbreak suggests that measures such as the travel ban may have prevented more than 700,000 cases outside Wuhan. Share on PinterestChina’s response measures...
TB vaccine to be trialed in healthcare staff

TB vaccine to be trialed in healthcare staff

Currently, there are no drugs that can prevent COVID-19, and there is no vaccine. As the virus traverses the globe, scientists are working at breakneck speed to identify ways to slow or stop the disease. Share on PinterestA new trial plans to use a TB vaccine to...
Soy-based foods may promote heart health

Soy-based foods may promote heart health

Research suggests that eating tofu and other soy-based foods may improve heart health. Share on PinterestConsuming soy-based foods, such as tofu, may provide cardiovascular benefits, according to new research. New research suggests that eating tofu and other soy-based...