• Failed antiviral response in nasal mucosa may predict severe COVID-19

    4 days ago - By News Medical

    Researchers in the United States have conducted a study suggesting that the host response to severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 within nasal mucosa is a key determinant of clinical trajectory in coronavirus disease 2019 .
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  • Almost half of individuals with COVID-19 may have moderate to severe depressive symptoms

    4 days ago - By Healio

    Nearly half of individuals who have COVID-19 may exhibit moderate to severe depressive symptoms, according to results of a study conducted in Bangladesh and published in International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health.
    “Previous studies have reported several factors that are associated with depression, including female sex, living in an urban area, reduced or no physical exercise, dissatisfaction with sleep, self-reported moderate/poor health status, smoking, the presence of COVID-19 symptoms and fear of COVID-19 re-infection,” Md. Saiful Islam, PhD, of the
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