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Won't Get Covid-19 Vaccine Anywhere Soon

WON'T GET COVID-19 VACCINE ANYWHERE SOON

It is impossible to created a vaccine for Covid-19 soon, as the RNA virus changes very quickly.

Reason Behind Delhi's Sudden Spike in Corona Cases

REASON BEHIND DELHI'S SUDDEN SPIKE IN CORONA CASES

Delhi has reported a total of 23,645 cases so far stands at third position in terms of reporting most number of the cases in the country,...

 
 
 
TN Corona Count is 26K

TN CORONA COUNT IS 26K

Now over 1,000 persons in Tamil Nadu tested positive for coronavirus and the total tally crossed 25,000 in the state.

India Inches Crosses 2L-mark

INDIA INCHES CROSSES 2L-MARK

India witnessed 8,171 with this case count reaching 2.15l. At least 204 new fatalities were also recorded in 24 hours,

 
 
 
Women at Lower Risk for Heart Disease Than Men: The Lancet

WOMEN AT LOWER RISK FOR HEART DISEASE THAN MEN: THE LANCET

Women's risk of falling ill with heart disease and dying from it is lower than that of men of the same age, irrespective of where they...

Novel Vision Screening Device can Improve Detection of Lazy Eye

NOVEL VISION SCREENING DEVICE CAN IMPROVE DETECTION OF LAZY EYE

Novel handheld pediatric vision scanner called blinq can easily and accurately screen for amblyopia or lazy eye. The device could facilitate...

 
 
 
Do Not Neglect Signs of Heart Attack or Stroke Due to COVID-19 Crisis

DO NOT NEGLECT SIGNS OF HEART ATTACK OR STROKE DUE TO COVID-19 CRISIS

New study is cautioning patients not to ignore symptoms of a heart attack or stroke due to fear of contracting novel coronavirus.

Mandibular Advancement Device Helps Against Daytime Sleepiness in Sleep Apnoea Patients

MANDIBULAR ADVANCEMENT DEVICE HELPS AGAINST DAYTIME SLEEPINESS IN SLEEP APNOEA PATIENTS

Mandibular advancement devices can help against daytime sleepiness in patients with obstructive sleep apnoea. Treatment with a MAD...

 
 
 
Does Marijuana Use Affect a Person's Risk of Ischemic Stroke?

DOES MARIJUANA USE AFFECT A PERSON'S RISK OF ISCHEMIC STROKE?

Several studies that investigated the link between cannabis use and risk of stroke have had conflicting results over the years. Hence,...

COVID-19 Drug Development Could be Easier With Approach Used Against Flu

COVID-19 DRUG DEVELOPMENT COULD BE EASIER WITH APPROACH USED AGAINST FLU

A new study from researchers at the University of Texas at Austin has found that some antivirals are useful in preventing deaths if...

 
 
 
COVID-19 Lockdowns can Worsen Childhood Obesity

COVID-19 LOCKDOWNS CAN WORSEN CHILDHOOD OBESITY

Lockdowns implemented across the world due to the novel coronavirus pandemic could exacerbate childhood obesity due to improper diet...

Biosensor Helps Assess Stress in Healthcare Workers

BIOSENSOR HELPS ASSESS STRESS IN HEALTHCARE WORKERS

In the new study on 12 healthy male volunteers, a wearable biosensor that is placed on the chest, gives an accurate assessment of physiological...

 
 
 
High Workload of ICU Nurses May Up Organ Failure In Patients

HIGH WORKLOAD OF ICU NURSES MAY UP ORGAN FAILURE IN PATIENTS

Raised workload among nurses and understaffing of nurses were linked with a higher chance of patients experiencing multiple organ failure.

American Coronavirus Cases Top 1.8 Mln

AMERICAN CORONAVIRUS CASES TOP 1.8 MLN

Cases in the United States topped 1.8 million, reaching 1,808,291 as of 6.33 p.m. .

 
 
 
Telephone Used By Corona-Infected Doctor to Treat Patients

TELEPHONE USED BY CORONA-INFECTED DOCTOR TO TREAT PATIENTS

Doctor, who has been quarantined after he tested positive for coronavirus, is using telemedicine to offer medical advice to his patients.

Covid-19 Fatality Rate Of India Lowest In the World

COVID-19 FATALITY RATE OF INDIA LOWEST IN THE WORLD

Coronavirus recovery rate is continuously improving, while the fatality rate is on the decline and one of the lowest in the world.

 
 
 
Outdoor Light at Night Linked to a Higher Breast Cancer Risk

OUTDOOR LIGHT AT NIGHT LINKED TO A HIGHER BREAST CANCER RISK

Women living in towns and cities may be a higher risk of breast cancer as night-time exposure to light from street lamps could raise...

Why Romantic Relationships are Good for Breast Cancer Survivors?

WHY ROMANTIC RELATIONSHIPS ARE GOOD FOR BREAST CANCER SURVIVORS?

Romantic relationships reduce stress, lower inflammation and improve overall health of breast cancer survivors.

 
 
 
Better Patient Identification can Help Battle COVID-19

BETTER PATIENT IDENTIFICATION CAN HELP BATTLE COVID-19

Matching patient records from different sources is not only achievable but necessary to stem the tide of the current novel coronavirus...

Video Games Linked to Poor Eating Habits

VIDEO GAMES LINKED TO POOR EATING HABITS

College students who play video games exercise less and have bad eating habits compared to non-gamers.

 
 
 



Teacher's List Of Children's Books About Race Goes Viral

Teacher's List Of Children's Books About Race Goes Viral

A teacher from New Jersey is sharing some amazing books to read to kids about race In the wake of national protests in all 50 states against police brutality sparked by the... Read more ...

8 Of The Best *Essential* Boys & Girls Rash Guards You Need For The Kids...

8 Of The Best *Essential* Boys & Girls Rash Guards You Need For The Kids This Summer

Summer is h-e-r-e, ladies, and with it comes tons of fun stuff: Lots of outdoor time, days spent splashing in the backyard pool or water table , yummy ice cream treats, and... Read more ...

DNA may make people with Type A blood more vulnerable to coronavirus

DNA may make people with Type A blood more vulnerable to coronavirus

A genome analysis of more than 1,600 severely ill coronavirus patients and 2,205 healthy people in Italy and Spain found those with DNA coding for Type A blood faced higher... Read more ...

Won't Get Covid-19 Vaccine Anywhere Soon

Won't Get Covid-19 Vaccine Anywhere Soon

It is impossible to created a vaccine for Covid-19 soon, as the RNA virus changes very quickly. Read more ...

EULAR: We Can Help With HCQ, VTE, and COVID-19

EULAR: We Can Help With HCQ, VTE, and COVID-19

With COVID-19 looking less like a lung disease and more like a systemic inflammatory condition - at least in the most severe cases - rheumatologists and their treatment... Read more ...

Arthritis drug reduced the risks of dying of coronavirus by nearly half in a...

Arthritis drug reduced the risks of dying of coronavirus by nearly half in a small study

A new study from the University of Michigan found that tocilizumab, a rheumatoid arthritis drug, reduced the liklihood of death for coronavirus patients on ventilators by 45%. Read more ...

TN Corona Count is 26K

TN Corona Count is 26K

Now over 1,000 persons in Tamil Nadu tested positive for coronavirus and the total tally crossed 25,000 in the state. Read more ...

Many Businesses Are Speaking Up--And Donating Money-- In Support Of Black...

Many Businesses Are Speaking Up--And Donating Money-- In Support Of Black Lives Matter

We're feeling so many difficult emotions when we turn on the news right now: outrage, overwhelm, helplessness, and like the world is full of so much hate and discontent that we... Read more ...

For Men, Both Low and High Urate Risky

For Men, Both Low and High Urate Risky

A U-shaped relationship between serum urate levels and mortality was observed among U.S. men in a large cross-sectional survey, a researcher reported during the opening plenary... Read more ...

'Words Matter'; COVID-19 Affects Research, Care; Best Drugs First

'Words Matter'; COVID-19 Affects Research, Care; Best Drugs First

An oncologist and a cancer survivor talk about the importance of language and words in "learning to do cancer." Enrollment in National Cancer Institute -sponsored clinical... Read more ...