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Beyond conspiracy: COVID-19 vaccine worries scientists

The express development of the serums has raised scepticism beyond the usual anti-vaccine groups: "Clear information and total transparency" is the formula to disarm it, experts say. Interview - "No unsafe IDOC vaccine will ever be distributed, even though it may be more or less effective". The progress of five SARS-Cov-2 vaccines is optimistic enough that, in parallel, their opponents have begun to emerge. Although they are in the minority, these movements put the solution to the pandemic at risk, as the WHO

  1 year ago ago
Beyond conspiracy: COVID-19 vaccine worries scientists

COVID

Coronavirus can remain on mobile phone screens and banknotes for up to 28 days, new research finds

photo used for reference purpose only. Covid can stay irresistible on surfaces, for example, cell phone screens and banknotes for as long as a month, as per an investigation.  Scientists at Australia's public science organization CSIRO have discovered that the SARS-COV-2 infection can get by for as long as 28 days on glass and plastic surfaces.  The infection is most usually sent through droplets when individuals cough, sniffle or talk however it can likewise be spread by particles choosing surfaces, for example,

  1 year ago ago
Coronavirus can remain on mobile phone screens and banknotes for up to 28 days, new research finds

COVID

HEPATITIS: A Liver Virus That Is Dangerous Than Covid-19 But Can Be Treated Using Natural Remedy

Coronavirus disease 2019 popularly known as (COVID-19) is the illness caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Older adults and people of any age who have serious underlying medical conditions, including people with liver disease, might be at higher risk for severe illness from COVID-19. People with chronic liver disease, including hepatitis B and hepatitis C, may have concerns and questions related to their risk. Although for most people COVID-19 causes only mild illness, it can make some people very ill. More rarely,

  1 year ago ago
HEPATITIS: A Liver Virus That Is Dangerous Than Covid-19 But Can Be Treated Using Natural Remedy

HEALTH

Checkout the reason why some people are immune to Covid-19

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), caused by a newly identified virus, is a highly contagious and lethal disease. The majority of patients infected with COVID-19 will have mild to moderate symptoms and recover without medical help. Scientists and public health officials are looking at SARS-CoV-2, the virus that produces COVID-19.

  6 months ago ago
Checkout the reason why some people are immune to Covid-19

HEALTH

See What UK Scientists Said About The New Coronavirus Variant

It has been quite a while since the whole world started battling against the deadly coronavirus disease "SARS-CoV-2", also known as Covid-19. Sadly, while it seems Covid-19 has been overpowered relying on the pfizer vaccine that was recently released in US, another variant of coronavirus has revealed itself in UK, and has caused panic, fear amongst the people. However, Scientists from the UK’s New and Emerging Respiratory Virus Threats Advisory Group (NERVTAG) has given updates about the new variant of coronavirus.

  11 months ago ago
See What UK Scientists Said About The New Coronavirus Variant

HEALTH

4 Reasons Why Many Nigerians do not follow COVID-19 Protocols (Opinion)

One unforgettable feature of the year 2020, was the Coronavirus pandemic, COVID-19.

  9 months ago ago
4 Reasons Why Many Nigerians do not follow COVID-19 Protocols (Opinion)

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Covid19 and Diabetes: The way forward

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), also referred to as severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), is instigated by a novel coronavirus.  Studies have shown that people with underlying comorbidities like diabetes are more prone to experience adverse outcomes of COVID-19. This study examined the laboratory results of COVID-19 patients who were either suffering from type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) or not and compared them with patients with T2DM.  Diabetes causes vary depending on your genetic

  1 year ago ago
Covid19 and Diabetes: The way forward

HEALTH

'When Will We Be Able to Stop Wearing Masks'

View original post Lately, I spend half my time backtracking to the car because I forgot to put my mask on before I headed toward the store entrance. Like a lot of people, I’m wondering: When will we be able to stop wearing masks? Most experts say: Not for the foreseeable future. By now you know that wearing a mask helps prevent germs like SARS-CoV-2 from getting breathed into the environment -- where they can be inhaled by others. Masks also offer some protection against breathing in another person’s germs.

  1 year ago ago
'When Will We Be Able to Stop Wearing Masks'

CRIME

Two Deadly Viruses Are killing Nigerians: Sars-cov-2 and SARS

Over 200 countries are fighting Sars-cov-2, a strain of Coronavirus. The Virus which started in Wuhan city, China in December, 2019 has spread in almost all the countries of the world, affecting Lives and Economy of the people. The talked about Sars-cov-2 was first recorded in Nigeria in February 27, 2020. The case was feared by many, who thought that the dead rate in Nigeria will be much. Unfortunately, it didn't go like that, although, thousand of lives were lost. The Nigerian people are not only fighting

  1 year ago ago
Two Deadly Viruses Are killing Nigerians: Sars-cov-2 and SARS

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Facts About Pfizer Vaccine Covid-19 Breakthrough

Pfizer and Biontech have announced that their vaccine alias special injection against covid-19 achieved success in the first interim analysis. Their mRNA-based vaccine candidate, BNT162b2, against SARS-CoV-2 has demonstrated evidence of efficacy alias strong power against COVID-19 in the body of participants who they tested the injection on without initial evidence of SARS-CoV-2 infection. This is based on the first interim efficacy analysis (alias report card to show wether the medecine is working) that they

  1 year ago ago
Facts About Pfizer Vaccine Covid-19 Breakthrough

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Opinion: Reopening Of Schools May Be Very Risky! See Reasons.

Young children transmit SARS-CoV-2 more efficiently than adults new studies suggest. Opening school may prove to be extremely risky. Two new studies from the US and Italy have concluded that young people are major drivers of the pandemic. The youngest individual infected with SARS-COV-2 were the ones with the highest amount of virus. One study from the US examine the concentration of the SARS-COV-2 in the nasopharynx of children and adult. The Nasopharynx is the upper region of the throat that connects to the

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: Reopening Of Schools May Be Very Risky! See Reasons.

POLITICS

172 persons arrested at Cubana night club in lagos for violating COVID-19 protocols.

Despite all efforts to curb the transmission of SARS-CoV-2 by the government, COVID-19 protocols are still violated by the youth in Nigeria.

  9 months ago ago
172 persons arrested at Cubana night club in lagos for violating COVID-19 protocols.

HEALTH

Origin of the severe acute respiratory syndrome Coronavirus

The first human cases of COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus causing COVID-19, subsequently named SARS-CoV-2 were first reported by officials in Wuhan City, China, in December 2019.

  8 months ago ago
Origin of the severe acute respiratory syndrome Coronavirus

HEALTH

SARS and SARS-COV-2, the Difference between the Two

SARS as the name resonates, is never smooth or Gentle to pronoun, which signifies that the two is Dangerous to human lives, Yes it it. Scientifically, Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (Sars-cov-2), is never friendly to Humans, as it has reportedly infected over 37 Million people in the world and has killed more than 1 Millions people, including 1,115 Nigerians. Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) is also never friendly to humans, especially Young People residing in Nigeria. It has reportedly killed

  1 year ago ago
SARS and SARS-COV-2, the Difference between the Two

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Global Climate Crisis and it's effect on the global pandemic known as Coronavirus.

Nature at some point, is tasked be with survival of the fittest. This is the point where nation's of the world come to dialogue and work for the common good to salvage humanity. To be prepared for battle is one of the quality strategies for saving harmony, not only ordinary harmony, but, global harmony, irrespective of the Global pandemic and atmosphere emergencies. It has been discussed and demonstrated by researchers everywhere on the world that the SARS-CoV-2 that causes Coronavirus is airborne, following

  1 year ago ago
Global Climate Crisis and it's effect on the global pandemic known as Coronavirus.

HEALTH

Covid19- London Put In Emergency Lockdown As U.K. Fights New Strain.

Second worldwide lockdown looming? "UK finds new mutation of COVID-19 behind rapid spread across London. Over 1,000 cases with this variant which suggests it is growing faster than previous variants." "South Africa announced today that a new variant of the SARS-COV-2 Virus - currently termed 501.V2 Variant that is driving a 2nd wave of infections just days after Britain said it had also found a new variant of the virus boosting cases." From SkyNews "COVID-19: UK reports 35,383 more coronavirus cases and further

  11 months ago ago
Covid19- London Put In Emergency Lockdown As U.K. Fights New Strain.

HEALTH

Overview of some Approved Covid-19 Vaccines

Since December 2019, the world has been faced with the most catastrophic public health challenge of this century – the emergence of covid-19; which have since infected 110,013,841 individuals and claimed the lives of 2,432,695 people.

  9 months ago ago
Overview of some Approved Covid-19 Vaccines

COVID

Animal trials of COVID-19 nanoparticle vaccines show promising results

Nov. 27, 2020-- Two new nanoparticle vaccines for SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, can elicit potent neutralizing antibodies and cellular immune responses in animals, sources with the Guangzhou-based Sun Yat-sen University said Friday. The university researchers formulated two nanoparticle vaccines based on the receptor binding domain and heptad repeat of the SARS-CoV-2. They could induce a high level of antibodies against COVID-19 in mice and rhesus macaques, presenting a promising vaccination approach

  1 year ago ago
Animal trials of COVID-19 nanoparticle vaccines show promising results

COVID

Scientists Identify New Potential Drug to Tackle 'Cytokine Storms' In COVID-19 Patients

The race to find a drug that can help combat COVID-19 is on, with a few potential candidates offering a ray of hope emerging. Now a multi-institutional study has identified a new potential drug that may prevent or alleviate the consequences of the deadly SARS-CoV-2 infection. The research, a collaboration between scientists from the University of Malaga (UMA) and the Andalusian Centre for Nanomedicine and Biotechnology (BIONAND), focused on the modulatory effect of a compound known as 4-Phenylbutiric acid (4-PBA)

  1 year ago ago
Scientists Identify New Potential Drug to Tackle 'Cytokine Storms' In COVID-19 Patients

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Washing Nose and Mouth With Iodine Solution Can Kill Coronavirus in 15 Seconds - Study

The coronavirus or COVID-19 outbreak is currently spreading like wildfire around the world in recent times as scientists are getting to know more ways of tackling the pandemic. Now a study has suggested that washing a person's nose and mouth with an iodine solution can prevent a person from getting infected with the novel virus. Researchers poured a solution of the antiseptic povidone-iodine (PVP-I) at three different concentrations on a sample of the virus. They discovered that even a concentration of just

  1 year ago ago
Washing Nose and Mouth With Iodine Solution Can Kill Coronavirus in 15 Seconds - Study