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Category: covid-19

IATA Travel Pass App Will Help You Prove That You’ve Been Vaccinated

IATA Travel Pass App Will Help You Prove That You’ve Been Vaccinated

As the world is slowly getting vaccinated, there is now the question of whether it would be safe to travel, and if people still need to quarantine upon arrival. The good news is that if you’ve been vaccinated, you will be able to show proof of it and might be able to skip the whole …

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Ibuprofen Doesn't Worsen Covid-19, Large New Study Finds

Ibuprofen Doesn’t Worsen Covid-19, Large New Study Finds

Tablets of ibuprofen Photo: Patrick Sison (AP) New research out Friday should relieve anyone worried about having taken over-the-counter painkillers like ibuprofen before becoming sick with covid-19. The large study found no evidence that recent prior use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) led to more serious illness or death among hospitalized patients with covid-19. Advertisement …

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Pfizer Is Developing A Pill To Treat COVID-19

Pfizer Is Developing A Pill To Treat COVID-19

If there is a reason why certain illnesses aren’t as alarming as it was once is because of how far along medical technology has gotten, where a cure for a disease or illness comes in the form of a pill that can be easily purchased at pharmacies. The good news is that it is possible …

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CES 2022 Will Be Returning As An In-Person Event

CES 2022 Will Be Returning As An In-Person Event

We know it’s still relatively early to be discussing CES 2022, but for those who missed the in-person event, you’ll be pleased to learn that the organizers behind CES have announced that for 2022, they will be returning to an in-person event format, but there will also be a digital format for those who might …

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Apple Launches Study To See If Apple Watch Can Detect COVID-19

Apple Launches Study To See If Apple Watch Can Detect COVID-19

The Apple Watch is more than just a smartwatch, at least that’s the angle that Apple is going for. It comes with various health screen and measuring tools where Apple is hoping to turn the device into a one-stop-shop for various medical needs. We have seen in the past how Apple has commissioned studies for …

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Future Smartphones Could Come With Built-In COVID-19 Detecting Sensors

Future Smartphones Could Come With Built-In COVID-19 Detecting Sensors

Technology, especially medical technology, has come a very long way from way back in the day where you would need to visit a hospital or see a specialist for certain things. These days, our smartwatches come with heart rate sensors, blood oxygen sensors, and even ECG monitors, and in the future, our smartphones might also …

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This Robot Uses UV Light To Kill Viruses On Airplanes

This Robot Uses UV Light To Kill Viruses On Airplanes

The world is still pretty much in lockdown at the moment. While there is still some travel taking place, for the most part it is very restricted and people usually need a good reason to travel to another country. We imagine that eventually the world will return to normal, but if anything, the pandemic has …

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Razer Plans To Make Its Project Hazel Mask A Reality

Razer Plans To Make Its Project Hazel Mask A Reality

Earlier this year during CES 2021, Razer unveiled Project Hazel. For those who missed it, Project Hazel is a smart mask that comes with protective features designed to help keep bad things in the air out of our bodies. It was more of a proof of concept at the time of launch, but Razer really …

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TikTok removed almost 350,000 videos for spreading election misinformation

TikTok removed almost 350,000 videos for spreading election misinformation

TikTok is offering a new glimpse into just how much misinformation is on its platform. Between July and December of last year, the app removed hundreds of thousands of videos for breaking its rules around misinformation about the 2020 presidential election and the coronavirus pandemic. Details of the takedowns were released as part of the …

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Amazon sued by New York over 'flagrant disregard' for COVID-19 safety

Amazon sued by New York over ‘flagrant disregard’ for COVID-19 safety

New York has filed a lawsuit against Amazon, saying it showed a “flagrant disregard” for COVID-19 safety rules and retaliated against employees who complained, the New York Times has reported. Attorney general Letitia James said that Amazon failed to properly disinfect two of its facilities and follow proper contact tracing procedures for sick employees. “Amazon’s …

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