• From The Confessional: How We REALLY Feel About The Quarantine

    1 month ago - By Scary Mommy

    Well, it's coronavirus or Tiger King , folks. Those are literally the only two things anyone is talking about right now. And COVID-19 more. Just have a scroll through our confessional and you'll see everything from “I'm drinking my way through this bullshit virus!” to “OMG what happens when the groceries run out?” to simply, “I'm scared.”
    So whether you're enjoying the cozy family time , or already have a call into a divorce attorney... or whether you're loving the work-from-home gig because you don't have to wear real pants, or you're in tears because there aren't enough hours in the day...
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  • Tackling experimental treatment for COVID-19 patients, OneBlood gears up to accept donations from coronavirus survivors

    Tackling experimental treatment for COVID-19 patients, OneBlood gears up to accept donations from coronavirus survivors

    1 month ago - By Orlando Sentinel

    The answer to saving current coronavirus patients may rest within the veins of COVID-19 survivors. OneBlood donation centers will be collecting plasma from COVID-19 survivors as part of an experimental treatment for those infected with the novel coronavirus. Once collected, the plasma will then...
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  • A Tale of Two Doctors and One Groundbreaking Cancer Treatment

    1 month ago - By University of Rochester Medical Center

    Two University of Rochester physicians - one as an investigator and one as a patient - had major roles in a cutting-edge clinical trial using the body's own immune cells to fight late-stage cancer. The striking results, showing that 93 percent of the study patients responded to the treatment, were reported in the April 2, 2020, issue of New England Journal of Medicine.
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  • VIDEO: Impact of COVID-19 on IBD, clinical trials

    1 month ago - By Healio

    In this exclusive video series, Stephen B. Hanauer, MD, medical director of the Digestive Health Center at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, discusses the impact of COVID-19 on the world of gastroenterology. In this video, he told Healio Gastroenterology and Liver Disease about how it has affected patients with inflammatory bowel disease, as well as clinical trials.
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  • VIDEO: Racial backlash as an Asian American physician due to COVID-19

    1 month ago - By Healio

    William D. Chey, MD, from the Michigan Medicine Gastroenterology Clinic, Taubman Center at the University of Michigan, discusses in the fourth part of a five-part video series racial backlash as an Asian American physician during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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  • Unproven Stem Cell Therapy Gets OK for Testing in Coronavirus Patients

    1 month ago - By NY Times

    The treatment, which has been promoted by President Trump's personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, will begin early-stage clinical trials.
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  • UIC participates in two clinical trials for COVID-19 treatments

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    The University of Illinois at Chicago is participating in two clinical trials for COVID-19 treatments.
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