Cold sensitivity of SARS-CoV-2 could impact vaccine studies
Researchers at Duke University in Durham, USA, have made an important discovery about the spike protein on severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 that could have a...
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MRNA Vax Against COVID-19 Passes First Hurdle
Moderna's mRNA vaccine against SARS-CoV-2 produced an immune response in healthy adult volunteers and was mostly well-tolerated, interim findings from a phase I dose-escalation...
1 hour ago - MedPageToday - 6 articles
Don't Shortchange COVID-19 Vax Approval Process, House Panel Told
Any vaccine against COVID-19 should undergo a transparent approval process and the FDA should not "cut corners" in order to rush a vaccine to market without being assured of...
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Amid surge in COVID-19 cases, ‘encouraging' early data on vaccine candidate
Phase 1 trial results from the first COVID-19 vaccine candidate given to people in the United States showed that it induced anti-SARS-CoV-2 immune responses in all...
3 hours ago - Healio - 6 articles
Experimental COVID-19 vaccine safe, generates immune response
An investigational vaccine, mRNA-1273, designed to protect against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 , was generally well tolerated and prompted...
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Merck CEO says raising COVID-19 vaccine hopes 'a grave disservice'
COVID-19 vaccines under development are not guaranteed to work and people who say to expect a vaccine before year-end are doing a "grave disservice to the public," says the...
3 hours ago - Sydney Morning Herald - 2 articles
First COVID-19 vaccine tested in US poised for final testing
Early-stage testing showed the first COVID-19 vaccine tested in the U.S. revved up people's immune systems the way scientists had hoped
3 hours ago - ABC News - 6 articles
What If COVID Vaccine Arrives and Many Say No?
Exactly how Americans will greet a COVID-19 vaccine is unknown, but polls have suggested many will be wary.
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Nasal Coronavirus Vaccines May Work Better Than Injected Ones, Researchers Say
Some experts say a vaccine puffed in the nose would be better at protecting people from infection. But nasal vaccines won't be ready right away.
7 hours ago - NY Times - 2 articles
Coronavirus-Related Syndrome Surfaces in Older Adults; Stillbirths Cause Worry
Here is a brief roundup of some of the latest scientific studies on the novel coronavirus and efforts to find treatments and vaccines for COVID-19. Reuters Health Information
8 hours ago - Medscape - 2 articles
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Florida Department of Health saboteurs are RIGGING coronavirus test results...
A stunning investigation by Orlando Fox News affiliate Fox 35 finds that the Florida Department of Health is reporting suspiciously high “positive” rates from dozens of...
25 Mental Health Apps, Directories, and Podcasts to Help Improve Black...
Focusing on your mental health is an important aspect to well-being, but due to the stigma surrounding mental health, many people are afraid or embarrassed to discuss what...
Why Obesity May Stack the Deck for COVID-19 Risk
It has become clearer that people who are obese are one of the groups at highest risk from the disease, regardless of their age
Nitrates in amaranth boost aerobic performance, study finds
An extract of amaranth was shown to boost the aerobic capacity of young male subjects in a cycling test, a study has found.
Bacteria in newborn's stool may indicate risk of obesity
The bacteria found in a baby's first stool can predict its likelihood of becoming overweight by the age of three, according to a new prospective, population‐based study...
Study Reports Raise in HIV, TB, Malaria Deaths Due to COVID-19 Pandemic
Prioritising the most critical services, like antiretroviral therapy for HIV, timely TB diagnosis and treatment, and provision of long-lasting insecticide-treated nets for...
Half of covid-positive nursing home residents had no symptoms
A Johns Hopkins University study urges universal coronavirus testing in long-term care homes after 55% of 354 patients had no symptoms at the time the tested positive for the...
If You Only Have One Exercise In Your Routine, Make It One Of These
Fitness pros share the workouts and moves they would do every day if they could.
Andexxa Enters Guidelines for Bleeding on Oral Anticoagulation
Recently-approved treatments prompted an update to American College of Cardiology guidance on managing bleeding in patients on oral anticoagulation. New guidance included the...
In-app Mental Health Support By Snapchat in India
Snapchat has announced in-app support to its users in India who may be experiencing a mental health or emotional crisis.