• Should You Take Advil for COVID-19?

    2 monthes ago - By The Atlantic

    Let's say you come down with COVID-19. You're feeling miserable. You're achy, you're coughing, and to make matters worse, now you have a fever. If you're at risk of a severe case , or if you're having trouble breathing, the experts say you should seek medical attention. But if you're just managing things at home, should you take Advil to bring down your temperature? The advantages of “riding out” a fever instead of taking painkillers such as ibuprofen, the active ingredient in Advil, are the subject of a long-standing debate among medical professionals. Some doctors believe fever is...
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  • Two Emergency Physicians Remain in Critical Condition From COVID-19

    2 monthes ago - By Medscape

    The president of the American College of Emergency Physicians urges all frontline providers to 'meticulously follow the recommended precautions to protect yourself.'
    Medscape Medical News
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  • Glucose Control Key With COVID-19 in Diabetes, Say Experts

    2 monthes ago - By Medscape

    Good glucose control in patients with diabetes could be instrumental in reducing both the risk and severity of infection.
    Medscape Medical News
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  • COVID-19 3% Mortality Risk 'Profoundly Disturbing'

    2 monthes ago - By Medscape

    Dr Mark Lewis discusses the coronavirus and COVID-19, highlighting the importance of protecting those at risk, including patients with cancer.
    Medscape Oncology
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  • The Underlying Conditions That Put You Into The ‘Severe Risk' Category For COVID-19

    The Underlying Conditions That Put You Into The ‘Severe Risk' Category For COVID-19

    2 monthes ago - By Scary Mommy

    Information about COVID-19 is rapidly changing, and Scary Mommy is committed to providing the most recent data in our coverage. With news being updated so frequently, some of the information in this story may have changed after publication. For this reason, we are encouraging readers to use online resources from local public health departments , the Centers for Disease Control , and the World Health Organization to remain as informed as possible.
    Most COVID-19 cases are mild, but for the elderly or for those with underlying health issues , the virus poses a much higher risk, potentially...
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