• Drugs considered for COVID-19 can increase risk for dangerous arrhythmias

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    As some consider treating coronavirus patients with a combination of the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine and the antibiotic azithromycin, cardiologists are advising caution because both medications can increase the risk for dangerous abnormal heart rhythms.
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  • Trump touted Abbott's quick COVID-19 test. HHS document shows only 5,500 are on way for entire U.S

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    A coronavirus test made by Abbott Laboratories and introduced with considerable fanfare by President Donald Trump in a Rose Garden news conference this week is giving state and local health officials very little added capacity to perform speedy tests needed to control the COVID-19 pandemic.
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  • I Was Spanked as a Kid, And It Destroyed My Self-Esteem

    1 month ago - By Scary Mommy

    We are living in an extraordinary time. As COVID-19 ravages much of our world , so many of us are hunkered down inside of our homes and feeling palpable anxiety. Millions of children have been forced out of their schools and back into the arms of parents who may or may not feel up to the challenge of caring for them full-time. We are all wondering when this will end, how it will affect each of us , and who we can lean on for support.
    As a parent living with complex PTSD , the triggers around me at home these days are endless. I have a fiery, energetic four-year-old and a vulnerable...
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  • COVID-19 Daily: Critical Drug Shortages, In Memoriam

    1 month ago - By Medscape

    These are the coronavirus stories you need to know about today.
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  • Should You Switch To Home Birth Due to COVID-19 / Coronavirus

    Should You Switch To Home Birth Due to COVID-19 / Coronavirus

    1 month ago - By Mama Natural

    COVID-19 has rapidly changed our lives and left pregnant women grappling with an uncertain future. What started with canceled hospital tours and birth classes has evolved into a childbirth landscape unseen in generations due to coronavirus and the influx of COVID-19 patients.
    Moms Biggest Concerns About Hospital Birth Right Now
    Moms are facing a host of new issues surrounding birth that were previously unthought of, but with COVID-19, more changes surrounding delivery and postpartum care appear almost daily, like:
    Limited or NO support people allowed at birth: In the hardest hit areas...
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