Author Archives: Health

Trump knew testing Covid-19 vaccines would take months, Woodward book shows

Trump also suggests that’s why he initially pushed so hard for the use of the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine, because the malaria drug had already been tested and approved for other uses. “Well, we’re doing great on vaccines,” Woodward quotes Trump as saying in his latest book, “Rage.” “The problem with a vaccine is a vaccine… Read More »

AstraZeneca vaccine doesn’t show ‘good protection’ against South Africa variant – Dr Tang

Two areas of South London are undergoing surge testing after a cluster of cases involving the South African variant were discovered. The cases were discovered in Wandsworth and Lambeth. Speaking on the BBC on Tuesday, Dr Julian Tang, Clinical Virologist at the University of Leicester issued a warning about the AstraZeneca vaccine‘s protection against the… Read More »

Road salts and other human sources are threatening world’s freshwater supplies

When winter storms threaten to make travel dangerous, people often turn to salt, spreading it liberally over highways, streets and sidewalks to melt snow and ice. Road salt is an important tool for safety, because many thousands of people die or are injured every year due to weather related accidents. But a new study led… Read More »

Powerlifting Legend Rudy Kadlub Shared How He Set 4 World Records at 71

For Rudy Kadlub, 71, “I’m too old” is one of those “defeatist internal dialogues,” he says. The trouble is that it doesn’t allow room for “one of mankind’s most incredible features—the capacity for growth and self-realization.” Kadlub started lifting when a ski injury landed him in physical therapy in his mid-50s. Since then, he’s set… Read More »