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When COVID-19 Hit, Antibiotic Use in VA Hospitals Spiked Up

1 month ago   |   By MedPageToday

VA hospitals used more antibiotics in the first 5 months of 2020, which reversed declines in antibiotic use in recent years, a researcher said.
Days of therapy per 1,000 days present rose to 631 in January-May 2020, the highest...
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Scientist develops new way to test for COVID-19 antibodies

Scientist develops new way to test for COVID-19 antibodies

1 month ago   |   By ScienceDaily

New research details how a cell-free test rapidly detects COVID-19 neutralizing antibodies and could aid in vaccine testing and drug discovery efforts.
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COVID-19 anxiety linked to body image issues

1 month ago   |   By ScienceDaily

A new study has found that anxiety and stress directly linked to COVID-19 could be causing a number of body image issues. The research, which involved 506 UK adults, found that worries linked to COVID-19 were associated with body dissatisfaction and a desire for thinness in women, and associated with body fat dissatisfaction and a desire for muscularity in men.
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Research team discovers molecular processes in kidney cells that attract and feed COVID-19

1 month ago   |   By ScienceDaily

What about the kidneys make them a hotspot for COVID-19's cytokine storm? A research team says it's the presence of a protein found on specialized renal transport cells.
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Trump tells Pennsylvania state committee hearing that Dems 'cheated' in...

Trump tells Pennsylvania state committee hearing that Dems 'cheated' in election and he has evidence to prove it

President Donald Trump told the Pennsylvania State Senate hearing today that was gathered in an unofficial capacity to discuss alleged voter fraud in the presidential election... Read more ...

Oregon governor urges people to report coronavirus lockdown violators to law...

Oregon governor urges people to report coronavirus lockdown violators to law enforcement

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown urged people to report citizens who violate coronavirus lockdown orders to law enforcement. In a Nov. 20 interview with local media outlet KGW 8, Brown... Read more ...

Facebook trying to brownnose Biden by promoting COVID-19 vaccines

Facebook trying to brownnose Biden by promoting COVID-19 vaccines

Apparently hopeful that kissing up to the fictitious Biden administration will ward off a potential antitrust crackdown, Facebook has reportedly decided to start actively... Read more ...

Coronavirus infection rates for all parts of Wales on Thursday, Nov 26

Coronavirus infection rates for all parts of Wales on Thursday, Nov 26

Twenty-eight more people have died in Wales with another 1,251 cases of Covid-19 confirmed Read more ...

Fresh COVID-19 Infections Reported in Japan

Fresh COVID-19 Infections Reported in Japan

In Japan, the confirmed coronavirus cases have increased by 2,502 to reach 140,288 as of Thursday, according to the latest figures from the health ministry and local authorities. Read more ...

Coronavirus UK: Exeter Nightingale reopens as local hospitals 'busy'

Coronavirus UK: Exeter Nightingale reopens as local hospitals 'busy'

Bosses at the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital insisting their wards were 'very busy'. They had on average 85 out of 647 beds filled with Covid-19 patients in the week ending... Read more ...

Number of people with coronavirus in England DROPS for the first time in...

Number of people with coronavirus in England DROPS for the first time in three months

This week's Office for National Statistics report, brought forward to coincide with England's local lockdown announcements today, shows 633,000 people are thought to be infected. Read more ...

Study: Patients still have immunity to coronavirus 6 months after testing...

Study: Patients still have immunity to coronavirus 6 months after testing positive

A study by British researchers found that patients may still have some form of immunity to COVID-19 long after the antibodies specific to the Wuhan coronavirus have fallen... Read more ...

CDC proposes concentration camps in America, plans to invade homes and...

CDC proposes concentration camps in America, plans to invade homes and separate families

Summary of CDC proposal by JW Williams A CDC document titled Interim Operational Considerations for Implementing the Shielding Approach to Prevent COVID-19 Infections in... Read more ...

Psychologically Flexible People Have Better Family and Romantic Relationships

Psychologically Flexible People Have Better Family and Romantic Relationships

Being emotionally flexible may be one of the most essential factors for longevity and overall health of your romantic and familial relationships. Read more ...