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Utah pharmacy board urges slow steps on using malaria drugs to treat coronavirus – Salt Lake Tribune

Editor’s note: The Salt Lake Tribune is providing readers free access to critical local stories about the coronavirus during this time of heightened concern. See more coverage here. The state of Utah wants to slow down panic buying of two drugs that some health officials — and President Donald Trump — have touted as a… Read More »

As More States Clamp Down, 1 in 4 Americans Now Under ‘Shelter in Place’ Orders Due to Coronavirus

SATURDAY, March 21, 2020 — Governors in a total of five states — California, Connecticut, Illinois, New Jersey and New York — have now advised residents to stay at home indefinitely as of Saturday, meaning that about one in every four Americans now lives under such “shelter in place” orders. “I don’t come to this… Read More »

Almost Half of Coronavirus Patients Have Digestive Symptoms

THURSDAY, March 19, 2020 — Diarrhea and other digestive symptoms are the main complaint in nearly half of coronavirus patients, Chinese researchers report. Most patients with the coronavirus have respiratory symptoms, but these findings from the early stages of the outbreak show that digestive problems are prevalent in many patients with COVID-19. “Clinicians must bear… Read More »