Here’s Some Good News

Encouraging stories of science and resilience

  • Drug shows promise: One of the Covid-19 drugs under investigation, remdesivir, showed positive findings. It’s still very early and the study was only in 53 people. The researchers report in the New England Journal of Medicine that 68% of the very sick people who got the drug experienced improvement in their symptoms. Here’s a good thread on the findings from a trusted expert:

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Alexandra Sifferlin

Alexandra Sifferlin

Health and science journalist. Former editor of Medium’s Covid-19 Blog and deputy editor at Elemental. TIME Magazine writer before that

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