A nurse from Hereford named Lucy Letby is taken into custody after she was accused of murdering 8 babies and 10 attempted murders in the Countess of Chester hospital. The court hearing appeared via a video link, in which Letby sat with her lawyer. She will have to be present in court for the next hearing.
Rapper King Von shot and killed in a firing incident outside a nightclub in Atlanta, Georgia. The incident involved the local police as two off-duty officers were around the club who were doing extra job at Monaco. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation will be investigating the incident.
A new study has found that the new coronavirus, aka SARS-CoV-2, affects the cells and tissues in the mouth, which is why most people experience loss of taste or smell. Loss of taste has been one of the characteristic symptoms of COVID-19. The study found saliva samples of patients containing the virus.
A new artificial intelligence (AI) model can detect asymptomatic cases of COVID-19 simply by the sound of people’s cough. The model has been found highly effective in preliminary studies, which can be used as a screening tool for COVID-19. The new AI model will be tested in humans after FDA’s permission.
A team of researchers led by Dr. Duane Wesemann of Brigham and Women's Hospital has found a subset of COVID-10 patients who healed quickly and sustained coronavirus antibodies. The researchers found that people who recovered from mild to moderate infection developed long-lasting antibodies.
American Idol finalist and rock music anger Nikki McKibben passed away Sunday after suffering from complications of a brain aneurysm. She was 42. She was best known for finishing third on American Idol in 2002. Her husband, Craig Sadler, confirmed the news of her death on Facebook.
Arbor Pharmaceuticals received the FDA’s approval for Sklice (ivermectin) lotion as a nonprescription, or OTC, treatment for head lice. The FDA initially prepared Sklice as a prescription drug for head lice treatment in 2012. Recently, the FDA switched it to an OTC drug from a prescription drug.