Japanese researchers have revealed that coronavirus remains on the human skin for nine hours, stressing the need for frequent hand washing to combat the on-going COVID-19 pandemic.
The pathogen that causes the flu, by comparison, survives on human skin for about 1.8 hours, said the study, published this month in the Clinical Infectious Diseases journal.
The study backs World Health Organisation guidance for regular and thorough hand washing to limit transmission of the virus.
The nine-hour su…
The latest coronavirus infection rates across Greater Manchester as two boroughs hit record-breaking numbers – Manchester Evening News
Oldham and Wigan have recorded an infection rate of over 600 for the first time
Two boroughs in Greater Manchester have recorded an infection rate of over 600 for the first time since the start of the pandemic.
Oldham and Wigan now have the highest infection rates across the 10 boroughs, at 625.4 and 601.9 respectively, as of October 22.
It is the first time any borough in the region has recorded a rate of infection over 600 cases per 100,000 people since March.
However, it is important to mention that community testing was not widely available at the beginning of the coronavirus…
High fat or ‘ketogenic’ diets could prevent, reverse heart failure – Medical Xpress
Research from Saint Louis University finds that high fat or “ketogenic” diets could completely prevent, or even reverse heart failure caused by a metabolic process….
Research from Saint Louis University finds that high fat or “ketogenic” diets could completely prevent, or even reverse heart failure caused by a metabolic process.
The research team, led by Kyle S. McCommis, Ph.D., assistant professor in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at SLU, looked at a metabolic process that seems to be turned down in failing human hearts.
In an animal model, drastic heart failure in mice was bypassed by switching to high fat or “ketogenic” diets, which could completely prevent,…
County Durham councillor claims Covid is ‘fake virus’ in shocking video – Chronicle Live
Great Aycliffe town councillor Irene Hewitson says she will only believe coronavirus is real when the people she is close to start dying
A County Durham town councillor has made shocking claims on camera claiming that Covid-19 is a ‘fake virus’.
Independent member of Great Aycliffe Town Council Irene Hewitson says she does not believe the virus exists, despite more than one million people dying of Covid-19 worldwide.
The UK is currently experiencing a second wave with cases rocketing, while almost 45,000 lives have been lost to the disease.
Coun Hewitson also said it will be “like living in North Korea” if the country continues…
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