• Peanuts, eggs and your baby: How to introduce food allergens during the coronavirus pandemic

    1 month ago - By Today's Parent

    The best way to prevent food allergies is to introduce the most common allergenic foods to babies early in life, as research evidence for peanut and egg has shown. Even during the current COVID-19 pandemic, the benefits of allergy prevention outweigh the very small risk of a severe reaction.
    As clinicians and researchers in the field of allergy and infant nutrition, we are worried that COVID-19 may lead parents to delay the introduction of allergens to their babies. Parents may not feel comfortable taking their baby to an emergency room because of potential exposure to COVID-19, so they...
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  • How Could COVID-19 be Prevented from Invading a Host Cell?

    How Could COVID-19 be Prevented from Invading a Host Cell?

    1 month ago - By Medindia Health

    Protease inhibitors or inhibitor cocktails that target SARS-CoV2 could potentially ward off future pandemics because of additional mutations in the S-protein priming sequence in coronaviruses.
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  • Understanding the Regulatory Terminology of Potential Preventions and Treatments for COVID-19

    1 month ago - By NCCIH

    There are no FDA-approved coronavirus preventions or treatments. Researchers are studying new drugs, and drugs approved for other conditions, as possible preventions or treatments for COVID-19. The language describing possible preventions or treatments can be confusing. Here's what those terms mean.
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