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Craig Kelly asked Australia’s top doctors about an experimental COVID-19 cure. When they told him it didn’t work, he promoted it anyway.

Australian MP Craig Kelly has repeatedly promoted experimental cures for COVID-19, despite credible evidence and all major reputable medical organisations recommending against their use. In internal emails obtained by Business Insider, the heads of Australia’s medical regulator and the body tasked with evaluating research about COVID-19 treatments repeatedly rejected Kelly’s […]
Craig Kelly asked Australia’s top doctors about an experimental COVID-19 cure. When they told him it didn’t work, he promoted it anyway.
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Stella Immanuel, the doctor in the Trump-endorsed COVID-19 disinformation video, was accused of medical malpractice in a lawsuit after one of her patients died in 2019

The doctor in the COVID-19 disinformation video endorsed by President Donald Trump was accused of medical malpractice in a recent lawsuit, the Houston Chronicle reported on Wednesday. Citing court documents, the Chronicle said Dr. Stella Immanuel was sued in Louisiana after a woman died shortly after leaving her care in […]
Stella Immanuel, the doctor in the Trump-endorsed COVID-19 disinformation video, was accused of medical malpractice in a lawsuit after one of her patients died in 2019
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Twitter limits Donald Trump Jr.’s account and deletes his tweet featuring a ‘misleading and potentially harmful’ hydroxychloroquine video with a fringe Houston doctor

Twitter has temporarily limited Donald Trump Jr.’s account after posting a hydroxychloroquine video Monday. The company said the president’s oldest son violated its policy on “spreading misleading or potentially harmful information related to COVID-19.” Under the sanction, Trump Jr.’s account would still be visible on the site and he would […]
Twitter limits Donald Trump Jr.’s account and deletes his tweet featuring a ‘misleading and potentially harmful’ hydroxychloroquine video with a fringe Houston doctor
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The $25 billion coronavirus testing problem — no one wants to cover the cost

Hello, Welcome to Dispensed Daily, your daily dose of healthcare news from Business Insider. My name’s Lydia Ramsey Pflanzer, and I’m a healthcare editor here at Business Insider. I typically write our weekly healthcare newsletter, Dispensed. Starting this week, we’re testing out a daily version of the newsletter. Let me […]
The $25 billion coronavirus testing problem — no one wants to cover the cost
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The FDA just revoked an emergency OK for the malaria pill hydroxychloroquine in coronavirus patients, as clinical evidence piles up against the drug

US health regulators will no longer allow the emergency use of chloroquine or hydroxychloroquine to treat COVID-19. The Food and Drug Administration said Monday it has revoked the emergency use authorization issued for the antimalarial medications. The FDA had previously allowed the drugs to be used in hospitalized COVID-19 patients. […]
The FDA just revoked an emergency OK for the malaria pill hydroxychloroquine in coronavirus patients, as clinical evidence piles up against the drug
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Hydroxychloroquine, what it is, and what it does to your body

Hydroxychloroquine is an anti-malaria and autoimmune prescription drug that has shown effectiveness against viral infections in-vitro. That versatility puts hydroxychloroquine at the forefront of a potential treatment for COVID-19. Studies done in a lab have shown it can have a fighting chance against coronaviruses but that isn’t the same as […]
Hydroxychloroquine, what it is, and what it does to your body