Oz, a cardiologist, vaguely referenced a study from China in an interview March 31 on “Fox & Friends” and in a segment on his own show. He agreed with host Brian Kilmeade that U.S. health officials should investigate whether lupus patients have lower coronavirus infection rates than the rest of the public. … [Read more...] about Trump Pushes Lupus-Coronavirus Study, But The Evidence Is Mixed
But unlike with some other respiratory diseases, there is no proven treatment for COVID-19. Doctors across the globe have reported survival numbers that show how difficult it is for an intubated patient to outrace the disease. Garrone and his colleagues say only 20 percent make it, while a London study found a slightly larger proportion. … [Read more...] about Ventilators Are the Last, Best Hope—but Save Only a Fraction
The problem, as Vickers points out, is that when Cecile flew to Britain it was to honor a long-standing commitment to attend the wedding of her brother-in-law, Prince Ludwig of Hesse, not in response to a sudden summons caused by Philip’s behavior. The airplane, flying in fog, hit a factory chimney in France. Vickers quotes a family source saying that his pregnant sister’s death was one of the greatest sadnesses of Philip’s life. … [Read more...] about Netflix’s ‘The Crown’ vs. PBS’ ‘Victoria:’ Prince Philip Is Eclipsed by the Amazing Albert
Once again we ask, with renewed urgency and perplexity: What makes such men tick? Why would someone want to kill and die in defense of a holy cause? (The attacker, named as Abdallah A.O., reportedly implored the police to kill him when they arrived on the scene.) … [Read more...] about Terrorists Are Still Among Us. Can Brain Scans Expose Them?
Roof may now cherish the belief, as his frustrated defense attorney told the court in order to illustrate his client's bizarre thinking, that “there will be a white nationalist takeover of the United States within roughly six, seven, eight years, and when that happens, he will be pardoned. And he also believes it probable, although not certain, that he will be given a high position, such as the governorship of South Carolina.” … [Read more...] about Inside the Head of Dylann Roof, Jihadist for White Hate