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Cruise lines are willing to follow 74 'best practices' to sail again, including mandating passengers wear masks and get tested 1 to 5 days before departure

The Royal Caribbean Freedom of the Seas docked in Miami in 2008. Lynne Sladky/AP The 65-page report outlines what cruise lines are willing to do in order to set sail again, including requiring proof of a negative coronavirus test and masks being required on board. Most cruise lines are headquartered elsewhere in the world, which means they did not receive any government bailout funds.  The CDC has until Monday to comment on the report.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. O...
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Former FDA commissioner predicts the pandemic will soon slow — but there will be 'a lot of death and disease along the way'

President Trump has ramped up his claims that a COVID-19 vaccine will soon be available in the U.S., tweeting Monday that "the Vaccines (Plus) are coming, and fast!" It's not clear what "Vaccines (Plus)" means, but on Sunday former Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb poured some cold water on the administration's vaccine hype, telling CBS's Face the Nation on Sunday the chances we'll have a widespread vaccine by the end of 2020 are "extremely low." Any vaccin...
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COVID ‘Fatigue’ Threatens To Boost Cases, Warns Former FDA Head

Chances of a vaccine for general use this year are "extremely low," says Scott Gottlieb, an ex-commissioner of the FDA.
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U.S. coronavirus cases top 6 million

Cases of the novel coronavirus in the United States topped 6 million on Sunday, as many states in the Midwest reported increasing infections, according to a Reuters tally. Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota have recently reported record one-day increases in new cases while Montana and Idaho are seeing record numbers of currently hospitalized COVID-19 patients. Appearing on CBS's Face the Nation on Sunday - Dr. Scott Gottlieb, the former commissioner of th...
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Alarm as FDA willing to issue Covid-19 vaccine before stringent safety testing

FDA under intensifying pressure from Trump, who wants to see a vaccine come on stream or ready to announce before the electionPublic health experts have reacted with alarm to remarks by the head of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that he might give the green light for a US Covid-19 vaccine before the normal clinical trial process had reached its conclusion.As the US was on the verge of 6m coronavirus cases on Sunday, Stephen Hahn, the FDA commissioner, told the Financial Times in an in...
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President Trump announces plasma treatment for COVID-19

WASHINGTON — After expressing frustration at the slow pace of approval for coronavirus treatments, President Donald Trump announced Sunday the emergency authorization of convalescent plasma for COVID-19 patients. The announcement came after days of White House officials suggesting there were politically motivated delays by the Food and Drug Administration in approving a vaccine and therapeutics for the disease that has upended Trump’s reelection chances. On the eve of the Republican National Con...
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Trump Will Announce Emergency Authorization For COVID-19 Plasma Treatment

WASHINGTON (AP) — After expressing frustration at the slow pace of approval for coronavirus treatments, President Donald Trump was set to announce on Sunday the emergency authorization of convalescent plasma for COVID-19 patients. The announcement will come after days of White House officials suggesting there were politically motivated delays by the Food and Drug Administration in approving a vaccine and therapeutics for the disease that has upended Trump’s reelection chances. On the eve of th...
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There's concern a 3rd coronavirus wave in the U.S. could be 'more diffused,' less concentrated

First, the good news. Former Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb told CBS News' Margaret Brennan during Sunday's edition of Face the Nation that there have been positive developments in the United States' battle with the coronavirus pandemic -- cases and hospitalizations are declining, and Gottlieb also expects deaths, a lagging factor, will start to trend downward soon, as well.The tide is turning as Sun Belt states like Arizona and Florida see improvements, but...
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Eric Lefkofsky Accelerates Disruption Again

Tempus, founded by serial entrepreneur Eric Lefkofsky in 2015, is Chicago’s leading startup. It recently raised $620 million from investors hitting a valuation of $5 billion, and it ranked No. 6 in the 2020 CNBC Disruptor 50 list. Tempus was conceived as a response to the acute disconnect Eric Lefkofsky observed in the healthcare system where doctors routinely cannot access needed data when making real-time decisions regarding a patient’s treatment. Lefkofsky resolved to bring the power and prom...
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Former FDA commissioner Scott Gottlieb says the US could experience 300,000 coronavirus deaths by the end of 2020

In an interview with CBS "Face The Nation" Dr. Gottlieb said the death toll will be between 200,000 and 300,000.
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Disney World Closes Masks Loophole, Bans Eating and Drinking While Walking

It’s a small world after all, and getting only smaller if you don’t wear your masks at Disney World. The recently reopened theme park had required masks of its guests, but until now, that requirement was lifted when guests were eating and drinking — which became a problem when guests would eat and walk around the park. But now Walt Disney World has closed that loophole, banning the consumption of food and drink while on the move. Disney World had faced criticism for reopening when coronaviru...
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VOTD: Disney World’s “Welcome Back’ Video is More Unsettling Than It Thinks It Is

Florida had 9,989 new cases of coronavirus on Wednesday, July 8, and just a few days ago, the state hit a new record high with nearly 11,500 new cases in a single day. That means there’s no better time for Walt Disney World to be reopening! That’s right, despite being one of the states with the worst COVID-19 statistics right now, Disney World is still on track to reopen this weekend. To welcome back people who are crazy enough to go to a theme park in the state where someone under the influe...
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Brand Moves for Tuesday July 7

Nineteen weeks ago, when the gravity of the situation became clear, we started daily reporting on how brands were dealing with the COVID-19 crisis. What’s now becoming clear is that the current climate is one of near-perpetual disruption. So we made the decision to keep on telling the stories of inspiring brand leadership and strategy amid the latest crises in an anxious world. Our goal remains the same: to provide an up-to-the-minute source of information, inspiration and insight on brand move...
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Former FDA Chief: U.S. Is ‘Right Back Where We Were’ On Coronavirus

Dr. Scott Gottlieb made a concerning distinction between the first and second waves on CBS' "Face The Nation."
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Trump attacks plan to paint 'Black Lives Matter' outside his New York City home – live

Trump says plan to paint Fifth Avenue will ‘denigrate’ itCuomo urges Trump to ‘admit you were wrong’US reports record one-day increase in cases as Trump stays silentLA sheriff’s department faces reckoning after police shootingVirginia joins states banning hair discriminationSign up to our First Thing newsletter 8.09pm BST Arizona recorded more coronavirus deaths, infections, hospitalizations and emergency-room visits in a single day than ever before in a crisis, in a day across the Sunbelt t...
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Former FDA commissioner sees 'a lot of risk' of 2nd coronavirus wave

Dr. Scott Gottlieb told Yahoo News' "Skullduggery" podcast that he is worried Americans are on track to confront a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic.
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COVID Vaccine Likely to Be Once a Year – 133+ Candidate Vaccines

Dr. Scott Gottlieb, member of the boards of Pfizer and biotech company Illumina and former FDA commissioner expects that any coronavirus vaccine that proves to be safe and effective will still... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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George Floyd Protests Raising Fears Of Spike In Coronavirus Cases

(CNN) — Government leaders and health officials have expressed their concern that coronavirus could rapidly spread during protests over the death of George Floyd. Floyd died after since-fired Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin kneeled on his neck for more than eight minutes. Chauvin was charged with third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter. People across the country have taken to the streets to vent their frustrations over the seeming lack of value for the lives of black American...
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As Coronavirus Hospitalizations Rise in the US, Many States Hide Their Data

In America, "Federal and state officials across the country have altered or hidden public health data crucial to tracking the coronavirus' spread, hindering the ability to detect a surge of infections as President Donald Trump pushes the nation to reopen rapidly," reports Politico: In at least a dozen states, health departments have inflated testing numbers or deflated death tallies by changing criteria for who counts as a coronavirus victim and what counts as a coronavirus test, according to r...
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Dr. Fauci: 'Good chance' we have COVID-19 vaccine by end of 2020

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, made the remarks on April 27 while speaking to CNN.There are currently ten COVID-19 vaccines in clinical trials, according to the World Health Organization.A new report warns that people who refuse to get vaccinated could jeopardize the success of a COVID-19 vaccine. The U.S. could have a vaccine for COVID-19 by the end of 2020, Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectiou...
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Former FDA commissioner says reopened states are to blame for an increase in coronavirus hospitalizations

Scott Gottlieb called for people to reorient their social lives around people they trust, and to avoid large groups.
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Former FDA commissioner expects people can 'enjoy some semblance' of normal life in summer months

Former Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said Sunday that the coronavirus outbreak hasn't been "contained yet," but he did tell CBS's Margaret Brennan that he believes there will be a "seasonal effect" that may allow Americans to "enjoy some semblance of the lives they want to enjoy" particularly in the summer months of July and August as cases go down. Of course, people will need to continue practicing good hygiene and modified social distancing.That said, he also...
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Former FDA official says a widely available coronavirus vaccine is 'more likely a 2021 event'

A vaccine could be ready in the fall of 2020 to perhaps "ring fence an outbreak," Former FDA commissioner Scott Gottlieb said.
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Former FDA commissioner says CDC should deliver more info on 'collective clinical experience' of coronavirus patients

White House economic adviser Peter Navarro said Sunday that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention "really let" the United States down when it came to coronavirus testing early on during the epidemic.In response to a question from NBC's Chuck Todd about whether President Trump trusts the CDC to take the lead on the coronavirus pandemic going forward, Navarro said the agency "set us back" by keeping the "bad" test "within the bureaucracy," though he didn't say its guidelines shoul...
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Companies are scrambling to figure out how to get employees back to the office safely. One of Silicon Valley's favorite healthcare startups thinks it has the solution.

Collective Health is launching a tool to help employers bring their employees back to work safely in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Collective Health got its start working with employers to provide health insurance to their workers. The tool provides employers with a way to test employees, as well as track symptoms and assess their risks with the hopes of keeping transmission in the workplace down.  In the absence of a coronavirus vaccine, companies have been trying to pin down how to b...
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Coronavirus Cases in Georgia, Florida Continue to Decline Despite Business Openings

Some states engaged in reopening their economies have not yet seen coronavirus outbreaks feared by health officials.In particular, Georgia and Florida, which were projected to see a sharp rise in new cases, have not experienced major new outbreaks in the past week. The average number of new daily cases in Florida declined by 14 percent over the past week, and Georgia's average new daily cases dropped by 12 percent during the same time period, according to an analysis by Axios.The data on new...
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Elon Musk restarts Tesla factory, breaking coronavirus public health orders

Tesla worker: 'We’re extremely frustrated, angry, scared, that Elon is putting his cars before his workers.' Tesla's chief executive said he reopened production at the company’s Fremont, California factory Monday, which Musk said he knew was a violation of public health orders. “Tesla is restarting production today against Alameda County rules,” Musk tweeted yesterday. “I will be on the line with everyone else. If anyone is arrested, I ask that it only be me.” But what about the workers? One...
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Trump claims coronavirus numbers 'are going down almost everywhere.' That's not the case.

As the United States nears 80,000 COVID-19 deaths, President Trump enthusiastically claimed Monday that things are looking "much better" in terms of the coronavirus pandemic, with "numbers" -- presumably new infections, deaths, and hospitalizations -- improving across the board.> Coronavirus numbers are looking MUCH better, going down almost everywhere. Big progress being made!> > -- Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 11, 2020In reality, that's not the case. While the U.S. has made some ...
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Former FDA commissioner says U.S. may be unable to decrease coronavirus transmission much more

Former Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb believes the United States may not be able to reduce coronavirus transmission much more, saying we should prepare for a "new normal."Gottlieb spoke with Today on Tuesday as many states allow some nonessential businesses to begin reopening and after a key model that's been cited by the White House significantly raised its projected death toll from COVID-19 to almost 135,000 by early August."We still have a high level of infection...
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Researcher Behind Model Predicting 3,000 Daily Deaths Claims It Was Not ‘Intended to Be a Forecast’

The researcher who developed a model predicting a steep surge in the country’s coronavirus cases and deaths has said that he was not aware that his work, which “was not in any way intended to be a forecast,” had been drafted into a government report.The data, first reported on Monday, warned that the U.S. would spike to 200,000 new cases and 3,000 deaths per day by June 1 — increases of 700 percent and 70 percent respectively. It was compiled into an interagency report and leaked first to the Ne...
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