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A Senate hearing promoted unproven drugs and dubious claims about the coronavirus

A Senate hearing promoted unproven drugs and dubious claims about the coronavirus

A Senate hearing promoted unproven drugs and dubious claims about the coronavirus A Senate hearing promoted unproven drugs and dubious claims about the coronavirus Senator Ron Johnson, Republican of Wisconsin, spent much of this year promoting investigations into Hunter Biden, trying fruitlessly to show corruption on the part of Joseph R. Biden Jr. Now Mr. Johnson, the chairman of the …

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Coronavirus Vaccine Unproven? No Problem in China

Coronavirus Vaccine Unproven? No Problem in China

Coronavirus Vaccine Unproven? No Problem in China Coronavirus Vaccine Unproven? No Problem in China Ethan Zhang needed to get back to work. Work was in Ivory Coast, however, and since January the global coronavirus outbreak had stranded the 26-year-old translator in mainland China. Then friends told Mr. Zhang of a way he could get his hands on what might be …

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China Gives Unproven Covid-19 Vaccines to Thousands, With Risks Unknown

China Gives Unproven Covid-19 Vaccines to Thousands, With Risks Unknown

China Gives Unproven Covid-19 Vaccines to Thousands, With Risks Unknown China Gives Unproven Covid-19 Vaccines to Thousands, With Risks Unknown First, workers at state-owned companies got dosed. Then government officials and vaccine company staff. Up next: teachers, supermarket employees and people traveling to risky areas abroad. The world still lacks a proven coronavirus vaccine, but that has not stopped Chinese …

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Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates and polls as president eyes new unproven Covid ‘cure’

Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates and polls as president eyes new unproven Covid 'cure'

Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates and polls as president eyes new unproven Covid ‘cure’ Trump news live: Latest 2020 election updates and polls as president eyes new unproven Covid ‘cure’ Kamala Harris says Trump campaign ‘engaging in lies’ The Democratic vice presidential nominee hit-back at claims made by Donald Trump last week in which he suggested that she was …

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Ahead of Trump Visit, Church Makes Unproven Claim of Virus-Killing Technology

Ahead of Trump Visit, Church Makes Unproven Claim of Virus-Killing Technology

Ahead of Trump Visit, Church Makes Unproven Claim of Virus-Killing Technology Ahead of Trump Visit, Church Makes Unproven Claim of Virus-Killing Technology Using charged ions to remove airborne pollutants is not new, and such a system could help cleanse the church’s air, but certainly without the rapidity claimed, and it would not guarantee safety, experts said. “The claims seem suspicious …

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Brazil President Embraces Unproven ‘Cure’ as Pandemic Surges

Brazil President Embraces Unproven ‘Cure’ as Pandemic Surges

Brazil President Embraces Unproven ‘Cure’ as Pandemic Surges Brazil President Embraces Unproven ‘Cure’ as Pandemic Surges RIO DE JANEIRO — The coronavirus was taking root in Latin America when President Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil startled the medical community with a claim: A miracle drug was on hand. “God is Brazilian, the cure is right here!” the president exclaimed in late …

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Coronavirus: Kudlow claims White House is ‘guided by the facts’ as Trump gambles on unproven drug

Coronavirus: Kudlow claims White House is 'guided by the facts' as Trump gambles on unproven drug

One of Donald Trump‘s closest advisers on Monday claimed the White House’s coronavirus task force is “guided by the facts.” But the president’s own claims from two wild weekend news conferences suggests he is basing many of his assumptions and predictions on his instincts – and total guesswork. Mr Kudlow, one of the task force members, noted again on Monday that …

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Trump touts unproven drug, lashes out at reporters and complains about ‘highways with bad tops’ during ill-tempered coronavirus press conference

Trump touts unproven drug, lashes out at reporters and complains about ‘highways with bad tops’ during ill-tempered coronavirus press conference

In his latest rambling and at times bad-tempered press conference, Donald Trump made a series of false and misleading claims about the escalating coronavirus pandemic that is killings hundreds of Americans a day. In what has become a daily opportunity for Mr Trump to attack his political adversaries, the US president used Sunday’s briefing to lash out at a Democratic governor, brand a reporter a …

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Trump Urges Coronavirus Patients to Take Unproven Drug

Trump Urges Coronavirus Patients to Take Unproven Drug

President Trump said on Saturday that the federal government was placing millions of doses of a malaria drug in the federal stockpile of emergency medical supplies to make it available for coronavirus patients, even though the drug has not been approved for Covid-19 treatment and his top coronavirus advisers have warned that more study is needed to determine its safety …

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Unproven Stem Cell Therapy Gets OK for Testing in Coronavirus Patients

Unproven Stem Cell Therapy Gets OK for Testing in Coronavirus Patients

At least one outside expert said the approach could present safety risks. Paul Knoepfler, a stem cell researcher at the University of California, Davis, said that patients with coronavirus can develop severe reactions where their immune systems go too far in attacking cells in their lungs, causing damaging inflammation. Other cell therapies tested in China are designed to dampen the …

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