Will the coronavirus ever go away?

WASHINGTON: Will the coronavirus ever go away? No one knows for sure. Scientists think the virus…

What you need to know about the J&J vaccine

WASHINGTON: Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose Covid-19 shot is expected to be authorized by the European Union…

Cancer patients less protected after first vaccine jab, UK study finds

LONDON: Cancer patients may not be protected to the same degree as the rest of the…

Working in night shifts may increase cancer risk, reveals study

WASHINGTON: A novel study led by a team of researchers from the Washington State University has…

Pfizer, Moderna may reduce risk of asymptomatic Covid infection

WASHINGTON: Patients without Covid-19 symptoms are far less likely to test positive, and unknowingly spread Covid-19…

Non-invasive skin swab tests can quickly detect Covid: Lancet

LONDON: Non-invasive skin swab samples may be enough to detect the novel coronavirus quickly, according to…

Researchers highlight outcomes of Covid transmission from mother to fetus

MOSCOW: Researchers from Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology studied a case of vertical Covid-19 transmission…

Chinese rocket segment disintegrates over Indian Ocean: State TV

File photo: The Long March-5B Y2 rocket, carrying the core module of China’s space station Tianhe,…

Higher than expected stroke risk in Covid-19 patients, says study

WASHINGTON: New research found patients hospitalised with Covid-19 had a higher risk of stroke, compared with…

Supplements may protect those with low vitamin D levels from Covid-19

WASHINGTON: Patients with low vitamin D levels who are hospitalised for Covid-19 may have a lower…