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* Date : 2020-09-02
Korea is bracing for the 9th tropical storm Typhoon Maysak, following Typhoon Bavi which swept across the Korean Peninsula last week. Maysak is forecast to be even stronger than Bavi, bringing heavy rainfall to Jeju Island and the country's southern region. We listen to an expert's take on how we need to be preparing for the typhoon at a time when the country is at a crossroads in flattening the curve.
The U.S. has given emergency approval for the use of blood plasma therapy to treat COVID-19 patients. The therapy, however, is at the center of debate with the WHO raising suspicions over its efficacy. We sit down with our panel of experts who will walk us through the latest developments in therapeutics and vaccine against COVID-19.