Antivirals Tied to Heart Issue in COVID Patients

Older, critically ill COVID-19 patients who are given a combination of two common antiretroviral drugs can experience a drastic slowing of their heart rate, French researchers report.

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Delirium Can Strike Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients

Intense breathing problems may be the most widely reported feature of COVID-19, but new research warns that coronavirus can also take aim at the brain.

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As Cases Surge, No Clear Answers on School Reopening

With COVID-19 cases on the rise in more than 30 states, parents have mixed feelings about the upcoming start of school and how to keep their children and families safe.

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Wait Times Increase for COVID-19 Test Results

As the number of COVID-19 diagnostic tests have increased, it may take up to a 6 days or longer for some people to get their results.

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How To Cook Legumes

Everything you need to know about preparing, cooking and serving legumes. Packed with fiber, protein, and carbohydrates, legumes are a great component to any diet. They come in many shapes, sizes, colors and variations, which can often cause a bit of confusion when attempting to prepare a dish with them. Dried legumes, in particular, are […]

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Can Aging Be Slowed by Diluting Blood?

The hope of living longer and healthier lives has been a focus of attention for centuries. In 1513, Juan Ponce de Leon left Puerto Rico and landed in Florida. He was said to be searching for the fabled Fountain of Youth, which people thought would confer everlasting life.1 While history would eventually tell a different […]

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Record Numbers as U.S. Tops 3 Million COVID Cases

The U.S. has topped 3 million cases of COVID-19 after reporting another single-day record of 60,000 new cases on Tuesday, according to data from Johns Hopkins University.

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'Broken Heart Syndrome' Has Risen During Pandemic

Doctors at one Ohio hospital system have discovered yet another possible consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic: More cases of “broken heart syndrome.”

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355: What You Need to Know About Cavities, Gum Disease, and TMJ With Dr. Thomas Birkenhauer

This episode was a fun one for me because I have been an amateur dental researcher for over a decade now. I’m so obsessed with oral health that I even developed and launched my own toothpaste! My guest is Dr. Thomas Birkenhauer, a personal friend of mine and actually my dentist. In fact I now […]

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