The leading infectious disease expert said an end to handshaking could also cut the number of influenza cases.
The pandemic—which has now infected more than 1.4 million people—is believed to have originated from a food market in the city.
Hydroxychloroquine and its analog chloroquine has been used experimentally on coronavirus patients as there is currently no specific drug or vaccine against the disease.
If a convalescent plasma program proves to be a successful treatment, more people recovering could potentially lead to even more people recovering.
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Johnson is being treated at London's St. Thomas' hospital following a COVID-19 diagnosis.
The president told reporters that he did not even know about memos from his top trade adviser warning of the COVID-19 pandemic's impact until he read media accounts of them.
Analysis of blood samples from 175 coronavirus patients released from hospital showed nearly a third had low levels of antibodies and in some patients, they could not be detected at all.
Trump accused the WHO of being too "China centric" on Tuesday, and suggested the organization had mishandled the COVID-19 outbreak.
The former vice president also said the pair had agreed not to discuss specifics of their phone call about the coronavirus outbreak.
Here is a list of community, nonprofit, and government initiatives available to people in need during the pandemic.
College hoops' Big Dance is just one of dozens of major sporting events that have been postponed or cancelled due to the coronavirus in 2020. From the Kentucky Derby to Formula One racing to the Summer Olympics, here's a by-the-numbers sampling of what fans are missing this year.
"I'm surprised Wisconsin took this risk, knowing they don't have to," said former GOP Rep. Charlie Dent.
People risked coronavirus infection to apply in-person.
One person suffered life-threatening injuries in the Omaha shooting.
The Vice President called his British counterpart after Prime Minister Boris Johnson was hospitalized with severe COVID-19 symptoms.
"We are listening to our people and, you know, we've got to make the best decision that we can," the progressive senator from Vermont said.
"We all have to help each other," Matthew Fermin, owner of East Harlem restaurant Santiago's Beer Garden, told Newsweek.
"I almost cried," said a user of Six Feet Supplies, a charity started by teenagers who shop for those susceptible to COVID-19.
"I want to keep it going as long as we can," Ryan O'Connell told Newsweek.
Find out what this international coterie of chefs and food writers—from Tbilisi, Georgia, to Rome to New York City—are cooking up while stuck at home, and get their tips for stocking your kitchens and pantries for optimum deliciousness.
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Two American musicians play a nightly concert on their balcony while quarantined in their newly adopted home in Italy. It's a gift for their neighbors, but they also have a strong message for Americans, too.
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