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Honestly I Just Want to Get Off This Ride
Gizmodo.com

Are you a frontline worker dealing with new stresses or irresponsible management? Is working (or not working) from home starting to take a psychological toll? How are you coping with reopening? Submit a story using this Google form or s… more…

Coronavirus: Is the world winning the pandemic fight?
BBC News

Covid-19 has changed the world - are we winning or is the virus still taking hold, and when will it end? more…

How the pandemic is sending some Brazilians ‘two steps back’
BBC News

Strides made to reduce poverty in Brazil are being reversed by the economic upheaval caused by Covid. more…

Pandemic seen changing how women get reproductive health care - Reuters
Reuters

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The coronavirus pandemic could bring wider use of self-managed abortions and contraception, extending reproductive health care to more women and girls, medical charities said on Tuesday. more…

Bausch Health to spin off eye care business, shares soar - Reuters
Reuters

Canadian drugmaker Bausch Health Companies Inc said on Thursday it would spin off its eye care unit, Bausch + Lomb, into a separate publicly listed company, seven years after acquiring it for nearly $9 billion. more…

L'Oreal's US CEO says beauty is not virtual in a leaked memo revealing why the company is forcing workers to return to the office
Business Insider

<ul> <li>L'Oréal USA, which employs nearly 11,000 people, is calling its employees back to work.</li> <li>The decision stems from a company philosophy that values in-person collaboration and on-site face-time, a leaked memo reveals.</li> <li>"The world of bea… more…

COVID-19: Canadian company urges human trials after vaccine results in mice - BayToday
BayToday

<ol><li>COVID-19: Canadian company urges human trials after vaccine results in mice  BayToday </li><li>Experts Highlight COVID-19 Vaccine Developments and Remaining Challenges  AJMC.com Managed Markets Network </li><li>Zydus Cadila's coronavirus vaccine cle… more…

Covid test-and-tracers may knock on people’s doors if they can’t reach them by phone - The Sun
The Sun

<ol><li>Covid test-and-tracers may knock on people’s doors if they can’t reach them by phone  The Sun </li><li>Coronavirus: Contact tracers to be reduced by 6,000 in England  BBC News </li><li>Government defends test-and-trace service amid cuts to contact t… more…

Hard questions as scientists and governments seek covid-19 vaccines
The Economist

They must work out how much to invest, and how best to distribute the goods more…

Potent neutralizing antibodies from COVID-19 patients define multiple targets of vulnerability
Science Magazine

Antibodies that neutralize severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) could be an important tool in treating coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Brouwer et al. isolated 403 monoclonal antibodies from three convalescent COVID-19 patients. Th… more…

Impaired type I interferon activity and inflammatory responses in severe COVID-19 patients
Science Magazine

Interferons (IFNs) are central to antiviral immunity. Viral recognition elicits IFN production, which in turn triggers the transcription of IFN-stimulated genes (ISGs), which engage in various antiviral functions. Type I IFNs (IFN-α and IFN-β) are widely expr… more…

5 pandemic relief issues not addressed by Trump's executive actions
ABC News

A look at five pandemic relief issues not addressed by President Donald Trump's executive actions, including increased testing and support for schools trying to reopen. more…

Choctaw crisis, Space Needle, teen outbreak: News from around our 50 states
USA Today

How the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting every state more…

Rio de Janeiro's Favelas Were Already Facing More Police Violence Than Ever. Then Coronavirus Hit
Vice News

VICE talked to Buba Aguiar, one of the leading voices of Brazil's youth activism community, about police violence, racism, and how coronavirus has strained favelas already falling apart at the seams. more…

Covid-19 news: Coronavirus cases may be levelling off in England
New Scientist

The latest coronavirus news updated every day including coronavirus cases, the latest news, features and interviews from New Scientist and essential information about the covid-19 pandemic more…

What the rest of the world can learn from South Korea's COVID-19 response
Science Daily

As the world continues to closely monitor the newest coronavirus outbreak, the government of South Korea has been able to keep the disease under control without paralyzing the national health and economic systems. more…

Russia’s fast-track coronavirus vaccine draws outrage over safety
Nature.com

The immunization could be dangerous because it hasn’t been tested in large trials, say researchers. more…

Russia’s fast-track coronavirus vaccine draws outrage over safety
Nature.com

The immunization could be dangerous because it hasn’t been tested in large trials, say researchers. more…

30 PPP Fraud Prosecutions So Far, and Counting
Small Business Trends

The DOJ has cracked down on PPP loan fraud, bringing criminal indictments against individuals charged with lying to get Paycheck Protection Program funds. more…

Ilhan Omar faces toughest Squad primary test
Politico

Her race in Minneapolis and a controversial GOP runoff in Georgia headline another busy primary day. more…