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Scientists are working on at least 135 different coronavirus vaccines
Here’s everything you need to know about the pandemic this week.
A study claiming hydroxychloroquine increased risk of death used dubious data
Hydroxychloroquine still hasn’t proven itself useful, but research on its dangers has now been called into question.
A major study just found hydroxychloroquine doesn’t prevent COVID-19
Scientists are scrambling to collect good data on the controversial drug.
Are doctors trying too many experimental COVID-19 treatments?
Some physicians worry the medical community may be trying too many unproven therapies to help coronavirus patients.
Don’t take chloroquine to prevent COVID-19
There’s no proof it works, and others need it more than you do.
COVID-19 is exposing dangerous flaws in how we make and prescribe drugs
Our supply chain is far from stable.
Here’s how PrEP medications outsmart HIV
Can you really take one pill a day to prevent HIV?
What it means to have ‘undetectable’ HIV—and why you need to know
Finding a “cure” for the virus is only part of beating it.
The FDA is fast-tracking a second psilocybin drug to treat depression
The magic mushroom compound was just given “breakthrough” status for treating depression—again.
When you give octopus MDMA they hug it out
Octopods are more social than they may seem.