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Some of Britain’s top tech firms are piling pressure on the government to save start-ups

Deliveroo CEO Will Shu. Aurelien Morissard | IP3 | Getty Images CEOs from 12 of the U.K.’s top tech companies have written to the government urging for emergency business relief measures to be extended to start-ups. In a joint letter to Britain’s Finance Minister Rishi Sunak, the start-up bosses warned that loan schemes implemented to… Read More »

Canadian prescriptions for malaria drug with COVID-19 potential surge, some for doctors’ own use

Some Canadian doctors appear to have been snapping up a malaria drug for their own possible use against COVID-19, part of a surge in prescriptions for the medicine that has health-care regulators across the country concerned. Professional organizations in several provinces have issued statements in recent days discouraging the practice, noting there’s no solid evidence… Read More »

Some coronavirus test kits shipped to states are not working as expected, the CDC says

As a result, the CDC is remaking parts of the test kits after some produced inconclusive test results. The kits were sent to the states to speed up the testing process, the CDC’s Nancy Messonnier told reporters Wednesday. The states found out the flaw during the verification process. For quality control, when states get any… Read More »

Some life-saving antibiotics may cause hearing loss and balance problems

Antibiotics, which treat bacterial infections, are essential, life-saving medicines. But just like any medication, they carry the risk of side effects. When it comes to one potent class of antibiotics, known as aminoglycosides, these potential side effects include hearing loss, tinnitus and balance problems. What are aminoglycosides? Aminoglycosides are one of the mostwell-known drugs that cause hearing loss,medically known… Read More »