• CDC: More Than Half of Pregnant Women With COVID-19 Lacked Symptoms

    11 days ago - By MedPageToday

    More than half of pregnant women admitted to the hospital with COVID-19 were asymptomatic, researchers found.
    Of 598 hospitalized pregnant women with COVID-19, about 55% were asymptomatic, while 16% of symptomatic pregnant women...
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  • Unseen Benefits of Eyeglasses Against COVID-19?

    Unseen Benefits of Eyeglasses Against COVID-19?

    11 days ago - By MedPageToday

    A smaller proportion of patients with COVID-19 reported wearing eyeglasses daily than the rate of myopia in the general population, suggesting a potential inverse relationship between glasses and contracting the virus, a small...
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  • People who wear eyeglasses FIVE TIMES less likely to be diagnosed with COVID-19 than general public

    People who wear eyeglasses FIVE TIMES less likely to be diagnosed with COVID-19 than general public

    11 days ago - By Daily Mail

    A new study from China found 5.8% of coronavirus patients wore glasses for nearsightedness. Meanwhile 31.5% of those living in the Hubei province wore eyeglasses for the same condition.
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  • US Plans to Distribute COVID-19 Vaccine Immediately After Regulators Authorize It

    US Plans to Distribute COVID-19 Vaccine Immediately After Regulators Authorize It

    11 days ago - By Medscape

    The US government on Wednesday said it will start distributing a COVID-19 vaccine within 1 day of regulatory authorization.
    Reuters Health Information
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  • 1 in 10 COVID-19 patients return to hospital after being sent home from ER

    11 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    A new study finds patients with low pulse oximetry readings or fever were more than three times as likely to require hospitalization after their initial discharge as compared to other COVID-19 patients.
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