Trump promotes discredited COVID-19 treatment

President Trump promoted hydroxychloroquine after his own administration revoked its use as a treatment for COVID-19.

In This Story: COVID-19

Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

Symptoms of coronavirus

The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

  • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
  • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
  • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

Latest News about Covid-19

Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • Victoria hits 28 days with no new coronavirus cases or deaths | ABC News
  • Rome airport to offer COVID-tested flights to U.S. with Delta, Alitalia
  • Coronavirus: Alberta approves rapid COVID-19 test, confirms 1,077 new cases Thursday | FULL
  • How Covid is preventing more than half from saying bye to loved ones | ITV News
  • Coronavirus: 35,000 Australians still stranded overseas | 9 News Australia
  • In This Story: Donald Trump

    Donald John Trump is the 45th and current president of the United States. Before entering politics, he was a businessman and television personality. Trump was born and raised in Queens, a borough of New York City, and received a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Wharton School.

    5 Recent Items: Donald Trump

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