Sound journalism, grounded in facts and Biblical truth | Donate

Charles Horton, M.D.

Charles is WORLD's medical correspondent. He is a World Journalism Institute graduate and a physician. Charles resides near Pittsburgh with his wife and four children.

Articles by Charles Horton, M.D.
An anti-parasitic versus COVID-19

An anti-parasitic versus COVID-19

Could ivermectin be effective against the coronavirus?
The road to a “safe and effective” coronavirus vaccine—and who will get it first
As cold weather approaches, consider these ways to minimize indoor coronavirus exposure
Some researchers suggest the threshold for herd immunity is lower than we thought, but ending social distancing measures prematurely would be a mistake


A Texas doctor claims he’s found a cure for COVID-19, but the evidence is still out

Leaders’ missteps have created mistrust, but we still have to fight a pandemic
Checking in on the global effort to create a COVID-19 vaccine
Finally, a cheap, effective, and uncontroversial COVID-19 treatment
Peer review failures by top science journals may undermine trust in medical science
Are we overusing ventilators in the fight against COVID-19?