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Four NBA Players Who Recovered From COVID-19 Are Donating Blood Plasma To Help Treat Infected Patients

Four NBA Players Who Recovered From COVID-19  Are Donating Blood Plasma To Help Treat Infected Patients

Boston Celtics team member Marcus Smart and three other  NBA players who recovered from the COVID-19 coronavirus are donating blood plasma in the hope of assisting in the treatment of infected patients.

 

The New England Patriots Owner Sends 300, 000 Surgical Masks Delivered from China to NYC Amid Covid-19 Crisis

The New England Patriots Owner Sends 300, 000  Surgical Masks Delivered from China to NYC Amid Covid-19 Crisis

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is taking action to support health care workers in Massachusetts and New York amid the coronavirus crisis. 

5 Ways To Keep Yourself Occupied During This Coronavirus Quarantine Period

5 Ways To Keep Yourself Occupied During This Coronavirus Quarantine Period

5 Things You Can Do TO Keep You Busy During Coronavirus Quarantine Period

10 Hopeful/Progressive Updates On The COVID-19 Outbreaks From Across The Globe

10 Hopeful/Progressive Updates On The COVID-19 Outbreaks From Across The Globe

With the aim of progress and hope, Addicted To Progress has compiled a list of hopeful/positive headlines on the coronavirus response from around the world.

US Volunteers In Seattle To Test First Vaccine For Coronavirus

US Volunteers In Seattle To Test First Vaccine For Coronavirus

The Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute (KPWHRI) has given the first-ever injection of an investigational vaccine for the 2019 novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, to 4 volunteers

Doctors Claim Second Person In The World Is Cured Of HIV

Doctors Claim Second Person In The World Is Cured Of HIV

According to doctors, a male patient from London has become the second person in the world to be cured of HIV,

 

 

British School Hires 10-Year-Old Nigerian Tech Genius as a Coding Instructor

British School Hires 10-Year-Old Nigerian Tech Genius as a Coding Instructor

A gifted 10-year-old Nigerian student named Emmanuella Mayaki, has been appointed to teach an after-school club at the Southfields Primary School, in Coventry, England.

Mexican Entrepreneurs Invent Eco-Friendly Substitute For Leather Made From Cactus

Mexican Entrepreneurs Invent Eco-Friendly Substitute For Leather Made From Cactus

Two Mexican entrepreneurs, Marte Cazarez and Adrian Lopez, presented what they say is the world's first organic leather substitute made using the prickly pear cactus, known as nopal. 

Meet Manchester United's 16 Year Old Nigerian Football Wonderkid Shola Shoretire

Meet Manchester United's 16 Year Old Nigerian Football Wonderkid Shola Shoretire

Meet 16-year-old Nigerian striker and wonderkid, Shola Shoretire, who recently signed a deal with English club, Manchester United.

Allen Iverson Teams Up With Reebok To Pay For College Applications Of Students At His High School Alma Mater

Allen Iverson Teams Up With Reebok To Pay For College Applications Of Students At His High School Alma Mater

Legendary NBA player Allan Iverson is in a very generous mood this week. He has now teamed up with  Reebok to help cover college application costs for students at his former high school.  

European Company Novameat Creates Vegan Steak Using 3-D Printing Technology

European Company Novameat Creates Vegan Steak Using 3-D Printing Technology

Novameat, a food tech startup based in Barcelona, has recently unveiled a plant-based steak derived from peas, rice, seaweed and other ingredients.

Nigerian Sculptor Builds Prosthetics For Darker Skinned Amputees

Nigerian Sculptor Builds Prosthetics For Darker Skinned Amputees

John Amanam, a 32-year-old former movie special effects expert and sculptor from Nigeria,  has used his years of experience and knowledge to create hyper-realistic prosthetic ears, nose, fingers, toes, and legs.