Possible treatment for Coronavirus

Possible treatment for Coronavirus

An old drug that has been used for years a way to prevent and treat malaria is being tested as one of the three anti-viral drugs for Coronavirus.
Chloroquine, also known as aralen, is used for preventing and treating malaria and amebiasis, an infection of the intestines caused by a parasite. Chloroquine has been confirmed effective as a Coronavirus cure.
Chloroquine phosphate has been shown to have yielded positive data against the virus associated pneumonia in several clinic trials in China. It is under assessment in more than 100 infected patients at over 10 hospitals in Beijing and Guangong provinces. There are plans for additional studies in Hunan province.
Chloroquine phosphate has been used for more than 70 years and was selected from tens of thousands of existing drugs after several rounds of screening. The results, experts said, showed a certain curative effect and fairly good efficacy.
So far, patients treated with chloroquine needed a shorter time to recover , showed a bigger drop in fever, and had improvement of lung images compared to other groups.
Multinational drugmakers are speeding up the manufacturing and supply of chloroquine phosphate after the old drug was prove effective to combat the Novel Coronavirus and was included in th treatment guidelines by the National Health Commision.
According to one website, a 54-year-old patient in Beijing who was admitted to the hospital four days after having symptoms took the drug for a week and all indicators improved.
Two other clinical trials have been conducted and results are expected back soon. According to the World Health Organization, one trial combines HIV drugs Lopinvir and Ritonavir, and the other is testing the U.S.-based biotech Gilead Sciences’ antiviral Remdesivir.
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Suing California Over its Freelance Writer Law

Destroying Jobs Through a Government Mandate

The law states that California residents who rely on writing for a living will face severe restrictions. In fact, writers in the state organized a group, CA Freelance Writers United to fight the changes going into effect on January 1, 2020.

According to AB5, the state’s law, freelancers who live in the Golden State could not write more than 35 articles per year unless the company hires them as an outright employee. For writers that depend on this income for their livelihoods, this may ultimately destroy their jobs.

I worked my way up the employment chain the old fashioned way. From the Marine Corps to a variety of blue collar jobs, I hate the idea that the state might restrict the ability of the average person to get ahead. Even worse, thousands of writers across the state will lose their jobs– or at least a large chunk of their income when this bill becomes law. All of this is profoundly unfair and represents why California is in so much trouble as a whole.

What are My Legal Options?

This is a crucial question in the days before the law goes into effect. Not every freelance site and newspaper can afford to add employees to the payroll and pay for worker’s comp, additional insurance, and payroll taxes. In addition, this new law turns upside down the traditional relationship between writers and their publishers.

For starters, the Freelancers United Group may be launching a class action lawsuit against the state for their actions. Furthermore, a regular civil case may not be what is in order here. Instead, a determined effort to get the law overturned as unconstitutional is perhaps the best order of the day. Altogether, such a law undermines the average person’s ability to make a living. That is unacceptable.

For the effects of the law and more coverage, keep reading our legal blog here.

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