The real reason coronavirus is more devastating for elderly patients exposed

The virus infects mucosal cells - cells that fabricate mucus - before multiplying and spreading throughout the body. Scientists say the virus clones itself...

U.S. federal inmate dies of COVID-19 weeks after giving birth while on a ventilator

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A 30-year-old woman serving a 26-month sentence for maintaining a drug-affiliated business died of COVID-19 on Tuesday several weeks after...

Mainland China reports 22 new coronavirus cases vs 6 a day earlier

FILE PHOTO: Medical workers from a hospital collect swabs from high school teachers for nucleic acid tests at a school, following the coronavirus...

Australia to ramp up coronavirus testing with millions of new kits

FILE PHOTO: Masked church volunteers organise food donations before distributing them to those in need, an approved essential service during the spread of...

Men with deadly prostate tumours ‘survive longer when taking drug for treating breast and...

MEN with deadly prostate tumours survive longer when taking a drug used to treat breast and ovarian cancer, experts say. They found olaparib, sold...

Cancer deaths could rocket by 18,000 this year as coronavirus lockdown delays diagnosis and...

PEOPLE worried they might have cancer are being urged to seek help — as experts warn that deaths from the disease may rise...

Extra 18,000 cancer patients in England could die in next year – study

Almost 18,000 more people with cancer in England could die after the coronavirus pandemic led hospitals to suspend treatment and deterred patients from...

New York coronavirus hospitalizations drop to month low, governor says

(Reuters) - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Tuesday that new hospitalizations for the novel coronavirus dropped to a one-month low and...