June National Health Observances: Alzheimer’s Disease, Safety, Sickle Cell, and HIV Testing

Help spread the word about Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month, National Safety Month, World Sickle Cell Day, and National HIV Testing Day in June. … Read post News & Events SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal … Read more…

Dr. Gottlieb: We Need To Bring Testing Into The Highest Risk Communities | Stephanie Ruhle | MSNBC

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Aalto Bio Launches New Recombinant Eukaryotic SARS-CoV-2, S1-S2 Spike Proteins for COVID-19 Testing

Aalto Bio Reagents Ltd. (Dublin, Ireland) has launched its new range of recombinant SARS-CoV-2 spike (S) proteins for diagnostic test… COVID-19 | HospiMedica International SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

Trump administration’s latest testing report again largely places responsibility with states

The Trump administration is promising to buy 100 million testing swabs and vials by the end of the year and distribute them to states as part of the federal response to the coronavirus pandemic, according to a report to Congress … Read more…

Doctor testing Moderna vaccine says it’s ‘simply mind-boggling’ that injection may be ready in 2020

“We are developing at a pace that has never been done before,” Emory medicine professor Dr. Carlos del Rio said on CNBC’s “Power Lunch.” Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

Twitter is testing feature that restricts who can reply to tweets, and it could spell trouble for politicians

Back in January, Twitter said it would be introducing a new tool that would allow users to select who can reply to their tweets. Now, the company is testing the feature with a “limited group of people globally” on Android, … Read more…

Coronavirus live updates: Auto suppliers are desperate for cash infusion; Wuhan nearly doubles testing

The U.S.’s daily coronavirus death toll neared 89,000 on Sunday, with the total number of cases rising to more than 1.46 million even as 48 states began to ease shelter-in-place restrictions. Health and Science SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to … Read more…

Inside a COVID-19 testing lab to check on Trump’s prediction for increased output l ABC News

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Large majority of Americans say country lags in testing availability: POLL

Strong majorities believe the country lacks sufficient testing and are also skeptical about returning to pre-pandemic activities, according to a new ABC News/Ipsos poll. ABC News: Top Stories SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with … Read more…

Mike Pence calls for coronavirus testing of all nursing home residents, staff

Vice President Mike Pence made a nationwide call for coronavirus testing in America’s 15,000 nursing homes. ABC News: Top Stories SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and … Read more…

Inspections, citations, recalls slashed: Coronavirus is testing America’s food safety net

The coronavirus has caused disruptions in America’s multi-layered food safety system, leading to major declines in inspections, citations and recalls.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

Chris Cuomo Reveals ‘Ugly’ Reason Why Donald Trump Keeps Downplaying Coronavirus Testing

“It is dishonest and destructive and it is done by design.” Politics – U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your … Read more…

Coronavirus live updates: Thousands of deaths tied to nursing homes; testing holds back California from reopening

Alarming outbreaks at nursing homes, long-term care facilities, prisons and meatpacking plants raise concerns as states slowly move to reopen.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

Pentagon spending over $75 million to ramp up production of coronavirus testing swabs

DOD Spokesman Lt. Col. Mike Andrews said the aim of the move, which awards a contract to Puritan Medical Products to make the swabs, is to “increase swab production by 20 million per month starting in May.” FOX News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: … Read more…

Lack Of Testing, Safety Enforcement Putting Workers At Risk In Reopened Businesses | MSNBC

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Trump signs $484 billion coronavirus relief bill to boost small business, hospitals and testing

The bill includes $ 370 billion for small business aid, $ 75 billion for hospitals and $ 25 billion for testing during the coronavirus pandemic. Economy ECONOMY NEWS UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

UK coronavirus live: government already out of home testing kits today; Trump says Johnson sounds ‘ready to go’

Government website shows only drive-through tests available as Matt Hancock says lockdown won’t be lifted until it is safe to do so Matt Hancock: online bookings key to hitting test target Testing: who qualifies and how can you apply Royal … Read more…

Two men from this small California beach town raised money to give free Covid-19 and antibody testing to all its residents

Jyri Engestrom and Cyrus Harman from Bolinas, California were inspired by a story of an Italian village that tested all its residents and was reportedly able to eradicate novel coronavirus as a result. They wanted to do the same thing … Read more…

Senate approves $480 billion package to help small businesses and hospitals, expand testing

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said Tuesday that he believes a $ 450 billion relief package could be passed in the Senate as soon as Tuesday afternoon to help small businesses and expand coronavirus testing. CNN.com – RSS Channel – … Read more…

Brett Giroir, Trump’s testing czar, was forced out of a job developing vaccine projects. Now he’s on the hot seat.

A performance evaluation at Texas A&M in 2015 said he was “more interested in promoting yourself” than the health science center where he worked. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save … Read more…

Bipartisan breakthrough? Pols unveil ‘Back to Work’ plan for reopening economy with emphasis on mass testing

EXCLUSIVE: After spending weeks diving into coronavirus issues over video conferencing, a bipartisan group of 50 House members has crafted a plan for what’s needed to reopen the economy safely and help businesses recover from crippling mandatory shutdowns. FOX News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today … Read more…

Coronavirus Live Updates: Encouraged by Trump, Protests Grow; States Plead for More Testing

Governors demanded wider screening before opening their economies, but shortages of supplies and diagnostic kits persisted. Congress neared a $ 450 billion deal to aid taxpayers and small businesses. NYT > Top Stories SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request … Read more…

Coronavirus live updates: US deaths hit 40,000 as NY begins mass antibody testing campaign; cash for small businesses coming

The number of confirmed cases in the U.S. was nearing 760,000, according to John Hopkins University data, after the death toll topped 40K on Sunday.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount … Read more…

US coronavirus death toll tops 40,000 as researchers call for more testing before reopening economy

If the United States wants the economy to open back up — and stay that way — coronavirus testing must go up to at least 500,000 per day, Harvard researchers said. CNN.com – RSS Channel – App Health Section SPECIAL … Read more…

Trump said governors had the capacity to do more testing but weren’t using their resources properly. One governor said that’s delusional.

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Antibodies In The Blood Of COVID-19 Survivors Know How To Beat Coronavirus – And Researchers Are Already Testing New Treatments That Harness Them

Amid the chaos of an epidemic, those who survive a disease like COVID-19 carry within their bodies the secrets of an effective immune response. Virologists like me look to survivors for molecular clues that can provide a blueprint for the design of … Read more…

Gov. Mike DeWine: In Ohio, Testing Is Increasing But Not ‘Nearly Fast Enough’ | MTP Daily | MSNBC

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Trump issues guidelines to open up parts of US where coronavirus cases are in decline, testing ramped up

The new guidance ramps up pressure on governors to loosen their restrictions, even as health experts and business leaders alike warn that widespread testing systems are needed before Americans can safely start returning to their normal lives. Politics BEST DEAL … Read more…

Struggles for adequate COVID-19 testing remain as Trump pushes to reopen US economy

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Idris Elba Latest Star To Test Positive For Coronavirus – UPDATE: How He Got His Testing

UPDATE: Responding to skeptics who wondered whether celebrity status enabled him to jump the line for coronavirus testing, Idris Elba said, “My job made me test immediately.” Many in the US have complained that getting a test is difficult. “I’m … Read more…

Kevin Durant Hung Out With Drake Just Days Before Testing Positive For Coronavirus — See Pic

Kevin Durant was spotted attending a basketball game and the Nice Guy restaurant with his close buddy Drake in Los Angeles, CA on Mar. 10, just six days before it was announced he has coronavirus. Hollywood Life BEST DEAL UPDATE: … Read more…

CDC’s portable flu testing kit allows for faster, on-site detection of viruses that could cause the next pandemic

CDC researchers have developed a portable flu testing kit that cuts the time needed to sequence and analyze flu viruses of pandemic concern in half. Seasonal Flu SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

U.S. Coronavirus Testing Still Months Behind Where It Needs To Be | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

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Trump declares national emergency — and denies responsibility for coronavirus testing failures

President Donald Trump is likely to make an emergency declaration on Friday afternoon, a move that would free up more federal resources to combat coronavirus, according to two people familiar with the decision. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Politics SPECIAL … Read more…

Testing Shortages Force Extreme Shift In Strategy By Local Health Officials

Public health officials in California’s state capital region announced this week they have stopped tracing the contacts of patients diagnosed with the novel coronavirus. They’ve also ceased recommending quarantines for residents exposed to people confirmed to have the virus. It … Read more…

‘It’s Just Everywhere Already’: How Delays in Testing Set Back the U.S. Coronavirus Response

A series of missed chances by the federal government to ensure more widespread testing came during the early days of the outbreak, when containment would have been easier. NYT > U.S. News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your … Read more…

Quarantined coronavirus patient details life since testing positive | USA TODAY

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Amid testing concerns, US officials unveil new coronavirus test kits and streamline commercial development

The CDC has released a new diagnostic test for COVID-19 and rolled out guidelines for how state and local health labs can correct previously faulty test kits sent out by the agency. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: … Read more…

New California Coronavirus Case Reveals Problems with U.S. Testing Protocols

Just weeks into the federal government’s efforts to contain the novel coronavirus, a new California case has exposed weaknesses in the testing procedures that could be masking more widespread reach of the disease. A woman in Solano County, California, who … Read more…

Consumer DNA testing is a bust: Here’s how companies like Ancestry and 23andMe can survive

CNBC asked genetics experts to weigh in on why the consumer DNA market has stalled. And how 23andMe, Ancestry and others can continue to scale their businesses in light of that. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click … Read more…

Musk’s satellite project testing encrypted internet with military planes

The Air Force is using SpaceX’s fledgling satellite network to test encrypted internet services for a number of military planes, the space company’s president said on Tuesday, detailing results for the first customer of Elon Musk’s planned constellation of thousands … Read more…

Johnson & Johnson shares rise after it says no signs of asbestos found in baby powder after testing

The company pulled the powder off of shelves after federal regulators said they found trace amounts of asbestos, a known carcinogen, in a bottle purchased online. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free … Read more…

Trials testing new educational methods in schools ‘often fail to produce useful evidence’

The new study found that 40% of large-scale randomized controlled trials (RCTs) in the UK and the US failed to produce any evidence as to whether an educational intervention helped to boost academic attainment or not. K-12 Education News — … Read more…