The pandemic reveals that some countries lie more than others

The pandemic that hit planet Earth in 2020 was not only a major test of national health systems , but also of global democracies . The way in which this or that state have managed and reported the virus has proved to be a fundamental...

Coronavirus, this is how children between 0 and 6 will be going to school...

The guidelines for the opening of kindergartens starting from September were definitively approved by the Unified Conference. The document - drawn up by the Ministry of Education with that of Labour, Health, Public Administration, Equal Opportunities, Family and in...

Donald Trump Jr’s girlfriend Kimberly Guilfoyle tests positive for coronavirus

Kimberly Guilfoyle, Donald Trump Jr's girlfriend, has tested positive for coronavirus, according to reports. Ms Guilfoyle was reportedly tested in South Dakota before she was due to attend an Independence Day event at Mount Rushmore...
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Covid-19 can cause headache and other serious neurological symptoms

From headache to neurological symptoms of various kinds up to serious cerebrovascular complications, such as stroke , and perhaps even psychiatric problems: the list of symptoms and complications associated with Covid-19, in hospitalised patients - therefore generally not those with mild symptoms - yes lengthens. This is shown by two...

In China, the first Covid-19 vaccine has been approved

The news that many were waiting for has arrived: the first vaccine against Sars-Cov-2 has been approved for use on humans. It is Ad5-nCov, the candidate of the Chinese giant CanSino Biologics, developed together...
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Are Masks Our Very Best Defense Against Coronavirus?

As academic fights go, the dispute over a recent paper about face masks and how they help prevent coronavirus spread is a pretty hot one. "It is absolutely riddled with errors," says Harvard T.H. Chan School...

This is the best fabric for DIY face masks

Scientists now say they know the best material for DIY face masks. The coronavirus pandemic has prompted a heated debate over the efficacy of DIY masks made of materials commonly found at home. Now, a new...

Initial COVID-19 infection rate may be 80 times greater than originally reported

Many epidemiologists believe that the initial COVID-19 infection rate was undercounted due to testing issues, asymptomatic and alternatively symptomatic individuals, and a failure to identify early cases. Now, a new study from Penn State estimates...
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Coronavirus, beach life seen through the eye of science

In the Covid-19 emergency, the future of our working, economic and social life, as well as recreational and leisure activities is still necessarily unclear and suspended. However, with the arrival of summer many people start to...

How many people are at risk of developing severe forms of Covid-19?

We all run the risk of falling ill with Covid-19, but some are more at risk than others. From the beginning of the pandemic, in fact, it has been evident that people suffering from previous diseases are more likely to encounter serious forms...