COVID-19

Jeremih Out ICU, In Regular Hospital Bed in Battle With COVID-19

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Well, some good news. It seems as if Jeremih is doing better after being admitted into the hospital last week and placed in ICU due to COVID-19. He is now reportedly been transferred out of ICU and is recovering in a regular hospital room. In a statement obtained by Billboard, a spokesperson for Jeremih said […]

TX Prisons, Jails Labeled ‘Worst Covid-19 Hotspots’ in the U.S.

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According to a report released by the University of Texas, inmates and staff who have been infected or have succumbed to Covid-19 in Texas correctional facilities are higher than that of any other state’s criminal justice system in the country. With 231 deaths attributed to Covid-19 among inmates and staff in Texas correctional facilities, the […]

Dr. Dre’s Estranged Wife Argues His Concerns to Have Deposition Remotely Due to COVID

Dr. Dre's Estranged Wife Argues His Concerns to Have Deposition Remotely Due to COVID

Dr. Dre wants the deposition for his divorce proceedings to be done remotely due to his concerns about the COVID-19 pandemic. But Nicole Young wants it done in-person and argues that her soon-to-be ex-husband hasn’t been concerned about the coronavirus. Nicole feels an in-person deposition is necessary to prevent the possibility of him being coached, […]

Elon Musk Tests Positive and Negative For COVID-19 in the Same Day

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On Friday, Elon Musk said in a statement, that in one day, he took four COVID-19 tests. A move unheard of so far during the pandemic. The series of tests are called rapid antigen tests. And Musk received two negative and two positive results.  The tech guru also tweeted that he took two PCR tests […]

Erykah Badu Tests Positive for COVID in One Nostril but Not the Other

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If a confusing COVID test could happen for anyone, it would be Erykah Badu, just so she can tell us all about it. The Grammy award-winning queen hit Twitter and revealed she was tested, despite having no symptoms and tested negative in one nostril and positive in another. But how? And now we go to […]

HUD Secretary Ben Carson Tests Positive For COVID-19

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According to a confirmed report from CNN, Housing and Urban Development Secretary has tested positive for Covid-19. This comes after weeks of the POTUS and other members of the Trump administration downplayed the virus and its magnitude. Carson’s contraction of the virus comes one week after Mark Meadows, Trump’s Chief of Staff, also tested positive […]

Pfizer Announces COVID-19 Vaccine with 90% Efficacy

Pfizer Announces COVID-19 Vaccine with 90% Efficacy

With the COVID-19 pandemic’s numbers reaching new heights, Pfizer has announced a new vaccine that has successfully prevented 90% of infections. According to TIME, the number is a more positive result than expected. The analysis is based on 94 cases of infection with SARS-CoV-2 and treatment across vaccine and placebo groups. For emergency approval or […]

President-Elect Joe Biden Reveals His COVID-19 Advisory Board Members

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With COVID-19 in its biggest wave yet, President-elect Joe Biden’s transition team has already announced the public health professionals that will come together for his coronavirus advisory board. The board will be co-chaired by former Surgeon General Vivek Murthy, former Food and Drug Administration commissioner David Kessler, and Yale University’s Dr. Marcella Nunez-Smith. The additional […]

T.I. Shares Dubious Advice On How to Beat COVID-19

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T.I. is in the news almost every other week for something he either said or did. This time it’s for his medical advice. In an interview with Complex host Speedy Morman, T.I. gave his advice on how to beat COVID. Morman asked T.I. if “Tea three times a day keeps the COVID away?” T.I. responded […]

Joe Budden Reveals He Has COVID-19

Joe Budden Reveals He Has COVID-19

Joe Budden has returned to his podcast schedule alongside his co-hosts but that may have now hit a snag as the rapper turned podcaster has announced he has contracted COVID-19. “So i have Covid. I’m pretty sure this effects our pod schedule,” Joe tweeted Thursday night. The news was met by good wishes from the […]

Woman Died Due to COVID-19 in July While Waiting on Plane to Takeoff

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While Donald Trump continues to downplay the impact of COVID-19, Americans are still dying. A woman from Garland, Texas, died from the deadly virus while waiting on her commercial flight to depart. The death as reported by Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins, revealing the death occurred on July 25 after she had difficulty breathing. NBC […]

Texas Teen Awarded $25K for Developing Possible COVID-19 Treatment

Texas Teen Awarded 25K for Developing Possible COVID 19 Treatment

A Texas teenager might have found a treatment for COVID-19 and she’s already seeing monetary benefits from it. Anika Chebrolu, 14, was awarded $25,000 for her coronavirus breakthrough. She’s a freshman at the Independence High School in Frisco and developed a molecule that binds to a protein on the SARS-CoV-2 virus, and essentially stops the […]

[WATCH] COVID-19 Cases Soar As 42 States Are Trending Up

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As fall approaches, coronavirus cases are soaring again in the U.S. in all but eight states. Hawaii, California, Arizona, Idaho, Wyoming, North Dakota, Georgia, and Vermont are the exception to the rise in infections. These new cases, hospitalizations and deaths pushed the overall number of infections over 8 million and the death toll to more […]