HIV drug to be trialled on coronavirus patients to see if they can fight Covid-19

HIV drug to be trialled on coronavirus patients to see if they can fight Covid-19

Coronavirus patients will be treated with an HIV drug or steroid as part of trial to see if existing medications can beat the deadly infection. Researchers from the University of Oxford enrolled the first patient last week, and want hospitals to sign up thousands more people in the coming weeks.  The trial – which has been expedited […]
the trainee doctors ready to join in the coronavirus fight

the trainee doctors ready to join in the coronavirus fight

Returning home to find myself in the midst of yet another power cut, I am comforted by the knowledge that my trip to purchase essentials from the local market was entirely conflict- free. Not to brag, but I even managed to acquire some loo roll without throwing a...
Raise an army of volunteers to fight coronavirus, Britons urged

Raise an army of volunteers to fight coronavirus, Britons urged

Britons have been urged to raise an ‘army of volunteers’ to help people trapped in self-isolation during the coronavirus crisis. Efforts are underway at local and national level to recruit thousands of volunteers to make sure those staying at home do not suffer food...