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Medics with coronavirus to be given HIV and flu drugs in trials

11 hours ago   |   Evening Standard

London health workers who contract coronavirus are to be offered antiviral drugs used to treat HIV and flu to try to slow its progress.
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Ex-soldier, 41, is jailed after BITING policeman's arm in 'barbaric' attack

Ex-soldier, 41, is jailed after BITING policeman's arm in 'barbaric' attack

12 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

A drunken former soldier has been jailed for 12 months after biting a hero policeman on the arm in an attack that left the officer waiting months to find out if he had been...
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Listen: Life after a coronavirus vaccine, virtual ASCO, and remembering Larry Kramer

1 day ago   |   STAT

What happens after we get a coronavirus vaccine? Can virtual medical meetings replace the real thing? And wasn't Amazon supposed to disrupt health care? We discuss all that and...
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Larry Kramer obituary

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

American playwright, author and Aids activist best known for The Normal Heart Larry Kramer, who has died aged 84 of pneumonia, enraged many gay readers with his lurid 1978...
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COVID-19 Global Diaries: 'How my all-female, HIV-positive health workers are shielding other sufferers'

COVID-19 Global Diaries: 'How my all-female, HIV-positive health workers are shielding other sufferers'

1 day ago   |   Marie Claire

In Mozambique there are 2.2m people living with HIV, which is why Ilda Kuleba, country director of mothers2mothers, is on mission to protect those most at risk from coronavirus...
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Elton John leads tributes to “warrior” AIDS activist and writer Larry Kramer

Elton John leads tributes to “warrior” AIDS activist and writer Larry Kramer

1 day ago   |   NME

Larry Kramer, the prominent gay rights and AIDS activist who was also an Oscar-nominated screenwriter, has died at the age of 84. Kramer passed away yesterday in New York at...
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When hard data are ‘heartbreaking': Testing blitz in San Francisco shows Covid-19 struck mostly low-wage workers

1 day ago   |   STAT

Early in the coronavirus outbreak, as the first infected patients trickled into Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, Diane Havlir noticed a troubling trend. Most were...
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Creator of bogus 'miracle drug' said to cure cancer, HIV and autism is set to lose his fortune

Creator of bogus 'miracle drug' said to cure cancer, HIV and autism is set to lose his fortune

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

David Noakes, 66, made £7.9million selling GcMAF through his company Macro Innovations Ltd. He appeared at Southwark Crown Court today to face a confiscation hearing.
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Larry Kramer: a pioneering life in pictures

2 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   5 articles

The playwright, author and activist Larry Kramer has died aged 84 after a storied life. Kramer wrote the groundbreaking play The Normal Heart and worked tirelessly to assist...
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The 3 decade rise of Gilead, from California startup to the biotech with the best shot yet at an effective coronavirus treatment

The 3 decade rise of Gilead, from California startup to the biotech with the best shot yet at an effective coronavirus treatment

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Meet Gilead Sciences, the 33-year-old drugmaker with one of the most promising treatments for the novel coronavirus. The company has a long history of developing and marketing...
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Derek Chauvin: Police Officer Filmed Kneeling On George Floyd's Neck Is Taken Into Custody

The Minnesota police officer filmed kneeling on the neck of a man who later died in custody has been arrested. George Floyd's death on Monday night in Minneapolis has sparked... Read more ...

Coronavirus UK: Firms must pay some furlough costs from August

Coronavirus UK: Firms must pay some furlough costs from August

Chancellor Rishi Sunak stressed that the UK schemes would remain 'among the most generous in the world', but said businesses should start taking some of the burden Read more ...

The Bachelor's Colton Underwood and Cassie Randolph split but vow to remain...

The Bachelor's Colton Underwood and Cassie Randolph split but vow to remain friends due to ‘special bond'

THE Bachelor's Colton Underwood and Cassie Randolph have broken up 18 months after they first began dating on the ABC reality show. The former couple each announced the... Read more ...

Donald Trump says US is 'terminating' its relationship with the World Health...

Donald Trump says US is 'terminating' its relationship with the World Health Organisation

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Simon Thomas reveals his father has passed away at the age of 78

Simon Thomas reveals his father has passed away at the age of 78

The Sky Sports presenter, 47, took to Instagram on Friday to inform fans of the tragic news. Read more ...

SpaceX's latest Starship rocket prototype just exploded during an engine test

SpaceX's latest Starship rocket prototype just exploded during an engine test

SpaceX's fourth Starship prototype was destroyed during a test launch on Friday in Texas. The three previous prototypes were destroyed through fueling issues. Tomorrow, through... Read more ...

Vampire Diaries star Zach Roerig ‘arrested and charged with DUI'

Vampire Diaries star Zach Roerig ‘arrested and charged with DUI'

Zach Roerig was ‘arrested and charged' with a DUI The Vampire Diaries star Zach Roerig was ‘arrested and charged with a DUI' in his hometown in Ohio. Zach - who played Matt... Read more ...

Donald Trump claims banned shoot looters tweet was public safety warning not...

Donald Trump claims banned shoot looters tweet was public safety warning not threat

Donald Trump has used the official White House twitter account to re-share one of his own posts hidden from view for glorifying violence Donald Trump has claims his banned... Read more ...

Andy Cohen Reveals He Rehomed Beloved Dog Wacha in Heartbreaking Announcement

Andy Cohen Reveals He Rehomed Beloved Dog Wacha in Heartbreaking Announcement

A tough choice. On Friday, Andy Cohen took to Instagram and revealed he rehomed his beloved dog Wacha after almost seven years together. In his heartbreaking post on social... Read more ...

Where Colton Underwood and Cassie Randolph Rank Among the Longest Bachelor...

Where Colton Underwood and Cassie Randolph Rank Among the Longest Bachelor Love Stories

Colton Underwood and Cassie Randolph's final rose has shriveled up. The Bachelor stars announced their decision to split on Friday, with Colton revealing they were better off as... Read more ...