Sunday, August 16, 2020
The Federal Trade Commission announced it has sent letters warning 20 more marketers nationwide to stop making unsubstantiated claims that their products and therapies can prevent or treat COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. This is the...
The United States on Wednesday suffered the highest number of coronavirus deaths since mid-May, making it the deadliest day this summer. There were 1,503 deaths, according to the Covid Tracking Project. COVID-19 deaths are lower than their peak in April, when...
Honey bees brought to the U.S. in the 1600s by European settlers soon became one of the most economically beneficial insects. Their gentle nature made them easy to manage. In 1956, researchers in Brazil imported honey bees from Africa in...
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced today that the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Farmers to Families Food Box Program has distributed over 50 million food boxes in support of American farmers and families affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. “The delivery...
Virtual food hygiene inspections are being used in the United Kingdom to tackle a backlog caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Digital inspections can help authorities manage a build-up at lower risk establishments and minimize risk of contamination as inspectors can visit...
Properly scrubbing your hands is one of the best ways to stop the spread of germs and viruses and to ensure you don’t get sick. But if you don't have access to soap and clean water, or if you're nowhere near a sink, you should carry hand sanitizer to protect your health. As you're no…
Experts are still learning about the novel coronavirus since it was first detected in December 2019. As the virus continues to spread, doctors are discovering new symptoms in addition to the original three biggies: cough, fever, and shortness...
HHS Reserves and Rapidly Expands Manufacturing Capacity for COVID-19 Vaccines at Texas Center for Innovation in Advanced Development and Manufacturing The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services today reserved the available advanced manufacturing capability and capacities of the Center...
Treasury spokeswoman Monica Crowley joined SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Tonight, where she discussed the Congressional negotiations taking place regarding a next phase coronavirus relief package. “The administration’s priorities are restoring jobs back to the economy and back to the American people and getting...
Six months after the first "novel coronavirus" infection (not yet named COVID-19) was diagnosed in the U.S., the unofficial U.S. COVID-19 toll reached 4,294,770 cases and 148,056 deaths as of 8:00 a.m. ET Tuesday. That's up 60,630 cases and...