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US buys up world stock of key Covid-19 drug

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

No other country will be able to buy remdesivir, which can help recovery from Covid-19, for next three months at least Coronavirus - latest US updates Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage The US has bought up virtually all the stocks for the next three months of one of the two drugs proven to work against Covid-19, leaving none for the UK, Europe or most of the rest of the world. Experts and access to medicines campaigners are alarmed both by the US unilateral action on remdesivir and the wider implications, for instance in the event of a vaccine becoming...
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Coronavirus update: Cotton face masks for coronavirus 'can help slow' COVID-19 - study

Coronavirus update: Cotton face masks for coronavirus 'can help slow' COVID-19 - study

1 month ago   |   By Daily Express

CORONAVIRUS face masks and coverings made from multiple layers of cotton fabric could offer more protection against COVID-19 than synthetic materials, researchers have announced.
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