Biden urges a pause on COVID-19 reopenings, CDC warns of ‘impending doom’

Biden urges a pause on COVID-19 reopenings, CDC warns of ‘impending doom’, We still are in a war with this deadly virus. And we’re bolstering our defenses, but this war’s far from won,” said Biden. US President Joe Biden urged states to pause reopening efforts and a top health official warned of “impending doom” on […]

Is Israel really free this Passover? Four COVID-19 questions

Is Israel really free this Passover? Four COVID-19 questions, Could variants undo Israel’s mass vaccination campaign? Will we need a booster shot? When can we take off our masks? Why have we still not achieved herd immunity? This Passover, Israelis are celebrating their freedom from COVID-19. But as they leave the confinements of isolation, health […]

Arkansas passes bill to ban certain types of care for transgender youth

Arkansas passes bill to ban certain types of care for transgender youth, Sixteen other states are considering similar bills. Civil rights organizations have said they are likely to sue to stop any such bills that are enacted. Arkansas lawmakers passed a measure on Monday that could make the state the first in the country to […]

CERN data suggests existence of ‘new physics’

CERN data suggests existence of ‘new physics’, “This new result offers tantalizing hints of the presence of a new fundamental particle or force that interacts differently with these different types of particles.” Physics as we know it may be facing a revolution after data from the Large Hadron Collider at CERN suggested a violation of […]

Father of cannabis research plans a new revolution nearly 60 years later

Father of cannabis research plans a new revolution nearly 60 years later, “The more we checked, the more we saw that we have a new potential alternative to probably two of the most horrible diseases you can find today.” In 1963, Prof. Raphael Mechoulam sent shockwaves through the scientific world when he became the first […]

Israeli company develops faster, more comprehensive tuberculosis test

Israeli company develops faster, more comprehensive tuberculosis test, While current tests take days to return results & determine antibiotic resistance very slowly, BATM’s new test returns results and identifies the strain’s resistance to antibiotics within 2 hours. Israeli tech company BATM Advanced Communications Ltd. announced on Monday that they have received full funding to develop […]

COVID: Over half of all US deaths could have been mitigated

COVID: Over half of all US deaths could have been mitigated, “There were about 100,000 deaths that came from that original surge,” Birx said. “All of the rest of them, in my mind, could have been mitigated or decreased substantially.” Dr. Deborah Birx, who coordinated the White House coronavirus task force under president Donald Trump, […]

More Israelis died from COVID-19 due to hospital overload

More Israelis died from COVID-19 due to hospital overload, “The mortality of hospitalized patients with COVID-19 in Israel was associated with health-care burden, reflected by the simultaneous number of hospitalized patients in severe condition.” More people died of COVID-19 in Israel because hospitals struggled to manage the heavy workload, according to a new Israeli study […]