Tag Archives: COVID-19

Texas High Schooler Wins $25,000 For Potential Cure To COVID-19

Anika Chebrolu, the 14-year-old who developed an antiviral drug that could combat COVID-19, was awarded $25,000 at this year’s 3M Young Scientist Challenge for the potential cure. Now a freshman at Independence High School, Chebrolu entered the competition when she was only an eighth-grader. Her original intent was to find a way …

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Promoters Fined $20,000 For Holding Chainsmokers Concert That Featured Little Social Distancing And Limited Mask Wearing

The organizers responsible for a charity concert featuring the Chainsmokers were hit with a hefty bill that put thousands of attendees at risk for coronavirus exposure. The promoter fined will have to pay a staggering $20,000 for their wrongdoing. In the Know Experiences, the production company was thrust into the spotlight when footage of …

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Long Island COVID-19 Cluster Linked To Sweet 16 Party

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A Sweet 16 party is to blame for 37 confirmed COVID-19 cases in what is being referred to as a “super-spreader event.”   The September 25 party took place at a Long Island, New York catering hall and hosted 81 people, ABC News is reporting.   During a press briefing …

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Woman Loses Hearing In One Ear After COVID-19 Infection

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A mother-of-two has lost all hearing in her right ear after suffering only mild symptoms from COVID-19. Meredith Harrell, 42, noticed in July that one of her ears began ringing and that she couldn’t hear anything out of that ear. A week later, she tested positive for COVID-19. Her doctor …

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Scientist Quits National Institute of Health; Says “In This Administration, The Work Of Scientists Is Ignored Or Denigrated” In His Whistleblower Complaint

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The National Institutes of Health’s former top scientist Dr. Rick Bright has officially resigned, claiming that the Trump administration continuously blocked his efforts to combat the coronavirus pandemic during its early stages. Bright has also added to his whistleblower complaint how he voiced concerns back in January about the need …

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