Mild COVID-19 cases: still at risk?

COVID-19 is often only measured through the narrow scope of its mortality rate. While the death…

FDA paves way for COVID-19 vaccine in 12- to 15-year-olds

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) late yesterday expanded the emergency authorization of the Pfizer COVID-19…

India’s COVID surge unfolds in more grim chapters

India’s tragic COVID surge is showing no let-up, as daily cases stay above the 300,000 mark…

Those with mild COVID-19 seek more primary care than uninfected peers

Although nonhospitalized COVID-19 patients are at low risk for delayed complications, they visit their general practitioner…

COVID-19 Scan for May 11, 2021

COVID-19 death rates low in pregnant, hospitalized women, study finds Compared with non-pregnant women hospitalized with…

Oxygen supplies condemned amidst ongoing crisis

“Not less than a genocide,” is how the Allahabad High Court described the lack of critical…

Ibuprofen, other NSAIDs not tied to worse COVID illness, death

Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) such as ibuprofen and naproxen don’t worsen illness or cause death in…

With COVID-19 cases on the decline, US states move forward

Across the country, everyone from governors to business owners are asking “What’s next?” as states record…

News Scan for May 10, 2021

Mild COVID-19 not associated with heart damage, study says Mild COVID-19 infection was not linked to…

COVID-19 cases continue to ravage India

Image credit: quatrox / 123rf The COVID-19 crisis in India shows no signs of abating, as…