Immunotherapy Safe for Cancer Patients with COVID

Researchers have been wary, because many COVID-19 complications result from an overactive immune response that leads to increased production of proteins called cytokines that can cause issues such as respiratory failure.

10
Like
Save
Belly Fat Can Lead to an Attack of Pancreatitis

Pancreatitis is inflammation in the pancreas, a gland that is located in the upper abdomen. The pancreas produces enzymes that help digestion and hormones that help regulate the way your body processes sugar (glucose), according to the Mayo Clinic.

10
Like
Save
Radiology Must Adapt to New Pandemic

Radiologists face a familiar dilemma with COVID-19, choosing between overcalling or undercalling, and both errors are costly.

10
Like
Save
CDC, FDA Move to Expand and Expedite Coronavirus Testing

The White House Coronavirus Task Force appeared at a press briefing March 2 to provide updates about testing strategies and public health coordination to address the current outbreak of the coronavirus COVID-19.

10
Like
Save
CDC to Screen for Novel Coronavirus at Three US Airports

Symptom-based health screening of passengers entering the US on direct or connecting flights from Wuhan, China, will be conducted in San Francisco, New York, and Los Angeles.

10
Like
Save
See Acute Hepatitis? Consider COVID-19, NY Case Suggests

A woman presented to the emergency department with high liver enzyme levels and dark urine but did not develop fever until day 2 of care. She then tested positive for the virus.

10
Like
Save
330: Science-Backed Practical Strategies for Immunity & Decreased Viral Threat With Dr. Ken Brown

This timely episode focuses on what we can all do to help support immune health and fortify the body against viruses at this crucial time in history. It may surprise you that I’ve asked not an infectious disease specialist but a gastroenterologist to talk to us about this subject. Dr. Ken Brown is on the […]

10
Like
Save
COVID-19 Daily: No Treatment Guidance Yet, Staff 'Create Problems'

These are the coronavirus stories you need to know about today.

10
Like
Save
Remdesivir Might Be a Good Bet Against COVID-19

New research sheds light on why the experimental drug remdesivir might become the most powerful weapon in the fight against COVID-19

10
Like
Save