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Daily Coronavirus Testing at Home? Many Experts Are Skeptical

Over the past few weeks, a Harvard scientist has made headlines for a bold idea to curb the spread of the coronavirus: rolling out so-called antigen tests, a decades-old underdog in testing technology, to tens of millions of Americans for near-daily, at-home use. These tests aren’t very good at picking up low-level infections. But they’re… Read More »

Coronavirus UK: 15 fatalities in preliminary daily death toll

Britain’s daily Covid-19 cases shrink AGAIN: Health chiefs record 812 more infections — meaning rolling average has dropped for the fourth day in a row as officials announce 16 deaths Department of Health statistics show 1,043 Britons are now testing positive for Covid-19 each day The rolling seven-day average has dropped every day since —… Read More »

Coronavirus Daily Digest: April 24, 2020

The nation is about to pass a gruesome milestone. Doctors sound the alarm after the President suggested a potentially deadly treatment. And other world leaders are announcing a joint initiative today. Get the latest on coronavirus in the U.S. and elsewhere: More than 2.7 million cases have been confirmed worldwide, with more than 190,000 dead… Read More »

COVID-19 Daily: More Will Die, First Antibody Test Authorized

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: APRIL 04, 2020 — Here are the coronavirus stories Medscape’s editors around the globe think you need to know about today:  ID Experts: More Will Die Than Predicted  Anticipate a higher death rate from COVID-19 than originally predicted. That’s the message from leaders of the Infectious Diseases Society… Read More »