Patients with Barrett's esophagus -- a condition caused by acid reflux -- may be vulnerable to coronavirus infection from what they swallow, according to a study published online in the journal Gastroenterology.
Category: Other Infections
According to Spectrum Solutions, the company’s saliva-based COVID-19 home test will be rolled out to the United Kingdom as part of the country’s efforts to test its entire population, weekly.Read More
COVID-19 patients in the United Kingdom are now able to be treated with tocilizumab and sarilumab — drugs used to treat rheumatoid arthritis that recent studies showed can significantly reduce mortality risk and length of hospital stay up to 10 days.Read More
Healthcare officials are weighing whether to delay the second doses of the COVID-19 vaccine or to halve the recommended dose in order to reach more people.Read More
Roughly 20% more doses of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine will be produced in 2021, a minimum of 600 million.Read More
Colorado and California reported the first confirmed cases of the more infectious UK variant of COVID-19 on Wednesday in two men with no histories of travel.Read More
Patients with severe COVID-19 who develop ARDS have malfunctions in their immune systems that distinguish them from other COVID-19 patients.Read More