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Can COVID-19 Be Stopped?

Queen's Address

100+ Doctors Tell You The TRUTH About Battling Coronavirus

Why some become seriously ill from Coronavirus - and others don’t

Doctor Mike Interviews Dr. Fauci On COVID19

What Bill Gates Is Afraid Of

Coronavirus - common questions | NHS Q&A

Coronavirus stay at home advice | NHS

Prof Chris Whitty: How to Control a Pandemic

How coronavirus charts can mislead us

How long will the pandemic last

What actually is Coronavirus - Surgeon Explains

Covid-19: what the world has learned during lockdown

Doctors DRAGGED Over Coronavirus Statements

Why The 2019 Novel Coronavirus Is So Hard To Stop

Hey Google, Help Us Doctors! | Dr. Feinberg Interview


The Two Coronavirus Tests The World Needs Immediately

Coronavirus Tests

The Race to Develop a Coronavirus Treatment in 60 Days

The TRUTH About Coronavirus Antibody Tests

How to Get COVID-19 Test Results in an Hour or Less

Trusting Antibody Testing

UK hits 'precedented' target

Startup Designs Temperature-Detecting Glasses for COVID-19 Screening

Why Blood From Coronavirus Survivors Could Be a Lifeline for the Sick

Potential Vacccine?

When Will We Have a Coronavirus Vaccine?

First Human Trials in Europe at Oxford University

How scientists are fighting the coronavirus: A three minute guide

Price Gauging?

We May Have a COVID Vaccine in 2021, But Not Without Taking Risks

Vaccine Controversy

How Scientists Are Trying to Develop a Coronavirus Vaccine

COVID Conversations: Sarah Gilbert on Oxford's COVID Vaccine

Oxford coronavirus vaccine triggers immune response and appears safe

Dexamethasone Could Be a COVID-19 'Breakthrough'


OxVent Multidisciplinary Research

NASA Team Designs New Ventilator to Address U.S. Supply Shortages


Masks? Handwashing? Sanitizer?

Why the New Face Mask Recommendations?

Coronavirus Masks

How to wear PPE

The 3D Printing Industry Just Built a Stockpile in the Cloud

Access to PPE is a human right. We need action now.

Potential Treatment?

Chloroquine: The New Coronavirus Cure?

Our Best Bets for Treating Coronavirus

Here’s the Latest on Hydroxychloroquine and Coronavirus Antivirals


Hydroxychloroquine + Azithromycin

How to treat Covid-19

Inside Hospitals

Inside an ICU fighting COVID-19

Inside an ICU during coronavirus

My First Day Working on a COVID-19 Ward in London

Coronavirus is changing how hospitals treat ALL patients

What has changed in the Emergency Department since the coronavirus outbreak?

Doctors VLOG: Life on the Battleground

Critical care doctor explains what coronavirus intensive care is really like

RCGP Together

Hospital Special: Fighting Covid-19 Trailer

Inside Italy's Hospitals: A Disturbing Look at Coronavirus Up Close

London in the Shadow of a Virus

Mental Health

Social Distancing & Mental Health

Why the Coronavirus Pandemic Is Affecting Your Dreams

Crisis Text Line Offers Mental Health Support During Pandemic

The Waking Nightmare of ICU Delirium for COVID-19 Patients

Why People Bake In A Crisis

Levels of Depression have Doubled during Coronavirus Pandemic

NHS Adaptations

Contacting your GP Remotely

Nye Health during COVID-19

Technology in COVID-19

Global Impact

How the virus will hit the poorest people on the planet

How Professional Sports Are Adapting to COVID-19

Why Is America So Bad At Public Health?

90% of U.S. COVID Deaths Could've Been Prevented?

Interview with Dr. Anne Schuchat- Principal Deputy Director, CDC

Why we're seeing mass layoffs in the US but not the UK

What coronavirus looks like in EVERY country on earth - From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe

Pollution has plummeted during the coronavirus pandemic - but will it last?

Great Depression Photos Gain New Attention as Unemployment Spikes

Dr. Anthony Fauci, explained

Covid-19: how it will change the world | The Economist

How covid-19 could change the financial world order | The Economist

How coronavirus changed the world in three months

The Latest Consumer-Spending Report, Explained

How the Oil Bust Could Reshape Global Markets


What is Herd Immunity?

Does Getting COVID-19 Make You Immune to It?

What Happens If You Get a Severe Case of COVID-19?

Recognizing Day to Day Signs and Symptoms of Coronavirus

Coronavirus: What are the symptoms?

Is This Coronavirus, or Just Allergies? Symptoms of COVID-19

Can You Get The Coronavirus Twice?

Why Bats Can Fight Off So Many Viruses

How Coronavirus Affects People With Diabetes, Cancer, And Other Conditions

What Coronavirus Symptoms Look Like, Day By Day

The Science Behind How the Body Clears Coronavirus

Coronavirus is not the flu. It's worse.


Why Is COVID-19 So Hard to Track?

Digital surveillance technology: Coronavirus Pandemic

What Exactly is Contact Tracing?

How Covid-19 contact tracing could help beat the pandemic

How Coronavirus Contact Tracing Apps Work

BAME Staff

UK hospitals warned BAME staff may be at greater risk of coronavirus

Covid-19 and the Impact on BAME communities - What needs to change?

Black Britons ‘twice as likely’ to die with coronavirus, says ONS

Thank You

Love for healthcare workers

Thank You - Part 1

Thank You - Part 2

Thank You - Part 3

What does the NHS mean to you?

Mick's Story

Hannah's Story

Reid's Story

Kathryn's Story

In it Together - Doctors share emotional truths

Captain Tom celebrates 100th birthday

99-year-old Captain Tom Moore raises more than £14m for NHS by walking in his back garden

Meet the 100-year-old walker inspired by Captain Tom Moore


SARS-CoV-2 virus transmission leading to COVID-19

'R value' and importance of keeping it low to lift lockdown

Why Is SARS-CoV-2 So Contagious?

Humane Society on COVID-19 & Factory Farms Correlation

Why It's Good for COVID-19 Models to Be Wrong

What does the 'R' number of coronavirus mean?

Why COVID-19 Death Predictions Will Always Be Wrong

Why Some Viruses Jump From Animals To People And Some Don't

How Long The COVID-19 Coronavirus Lasts On Everyday Surfaces

Will 60% Get Coronavirus? w Stephen Fry

How wildlife trade is linked to coronavirus

Why fighting the coronavirus depends on you

Global COVID-19 Prevention

COVID Conversations: Mathematical Epidemiology

Past Pandemics

Spanish Flu: a warning from history

The parallels between COVID-19 and the Spanish Flu pandemics

The Price of Lifting A Lockdown Too Early

1918 Flu Pandemic VS 2020 Coronavirus Pandemic

Plague to coronavirus: how pandemics have transformed history

Missed Diagnoses

Cancer signs and symptoms during the coronavirus pandemic


People in poorer parts of UK twice as likely to die from coronavirus

Does where you live increase your coronavirus risk?

Infodemic & Fake News

Infodemic: Coronavirus and the fake news pandemic

Doctor Fact-Checks PLANDEMIC Conspiracy

Please Don't Try These Things To Stop The Coronavirus

More health myths to ignore

Health claims debunked

Coronavirus Reopening Myths And Misinformation

Pathologists Debunk 13 Coronavirus Myths

Countries Compared

The big lesson from South Korea's coronavirus response

Covid-19: Why is America’s death toll so high? | The Economist

New Zealand records no new cases of coronavirus

How Quarantines Are Enforced Around the World

Personal Stories

My Boyfriend Died of COVID-19

Leaving Lockdown

How do we get out of LOCKDOWN?

Covid-19: the right way to leave lockdown | The Economist

What Could Be The Fastest Way To End The Coronavirus Crisis?

Immunity Passports


Coronavirus: Is the government really ‘following the science’?

Hey Google, Help Us Doctors! | Dr. Feinberg Interview

Face Masks

What face masks actually do against coronavirus

Coronavirus Leaves 3M Scrambling To Cover A Face Mask Shortage

COVID Conversations: Face masks work!


How Viruses Like The Coronavirus Mutate

What the coronavirus looks like up close

The coronavirus is mutating. Now what?


Free COVID-19 online courses on OpenWHO

COVID-19 - Stronger Together

Seven Steps to Prevent the Spread of the Virus

WHO Response to COVID-19

Individual Sacrifice


#1: What is a Virus?

#2: The Infectious Cycle

#3: Genomes and Genetics

#4: Structure of Viruses

#5 Attachment and Entry

#6 RNA Directed RNA Synthesis

#7 Transcription and RNA Processing

#8 Viral RNA Replication

#9 Reverse Transcription and Integration

#10 Viral Assembly

#11 Infected Cell

#12 Infection Basics

#13 Intrinsic & Innate Defences

#14 Adaptive Immunity

#15 Mechanisms of Pathogenesis

#16 Acute Infections

#17 Persistent Infections

#18 Transformation and Oncogenesis

#19 Viral Vaccines

#20 Antivirals

#21 Viral Evolution

#22 Emerging Vaccines

#23 Viral Ecology

#24 HIV & AIDS

#25 Unusual Infectious Agents

#26 Therapeutic Viruse


Why paid sick leave is essential to beating coronavirus

UK plunges into worst recession on record


Chris Whitty: missing school is a greater risk to children than Covid-19

The Uncomfortable Truth About Reopening Schools


Brexit Explained: What happened during coronavirus?

Public Health Extra Reading


Global Health

We Need Health for Peace and Peace for Health

What is Global Health?

Egoistic Altruism

The #1 reason people die early, in each country

WHO Director-General Dr Tedros, Video Message for New Year 2020

The Power of Health Workers

Global Spending on Health

What is people-centred care?

Universal Health Coverage - What does it mean?

WHO Triple Billion Project