Professor Josh Davis answers your questions on the fight against COVID-19

A. We don’t yet know why some people get infected without symptoms and others get severely ill. It probably in part relates to genetics of the person, and research is ongoing to look for genetic markers that correlate with more or less severe disease. Even though it’s been shown that people can transmit the virus […]

Coronavirus live updates: Sailors cleaning coronavirus-stricken carrier lack protective gear

11:05 a.m. Physical distance compliance has helped curb impact in Santa Clara County: Santa Clara County now projects its coronavirus cases could be under 12,000 and as low as 2,500, down from earlier projections of 50,000, a number that might have been reached had officials taken no mitigation measures, county health officer Dr. Sara Cody […]

French Hospital Stops Hydroxychloroquine Treatment for COVID-19 Patient Over Major Cardiac Risk

Healthy individuals only need to wear a mask if taking care of a sick person. Wear a mask if you are coughing or sneezing. Masks are effective when used in combination with frequent hand cleaning. Do not touch the mask while wearing it. Clean hands if you touch the mask. Learn how to properly put […]