• CDC: Children Just as Vulnerable to COVID as Adults

    1 month ago - By Medscape

    Schools without mask requirements were three-and-a-half times more likely to have COVID-19 outbreaks than those enforcing mask mandates.
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  • Merck's New COVID-19 Pill, Molnupiravir - Here's What We Know

    1 month ago - By Scary Mommy

    The latest weapon in the battle against COVID-19 is a treatment by drugmaker Merck and its partner Ridgeback Biotherapeutic. Molnupiravir is not a vaccine , though, and nor is it an IV or injection treatment - it's a pill. Merck has requested emergency authorization from the Food and Drug Administration on Monday, October 11, and the decision may come within weeks.
    Why Is Molnupiravir's Pill Form Such A Big Deal?
    The drug could be a huge game changer, in large part because of the fact that it's a pill, as opposed to an IV or an injection, like Gilead Science's antiviral remdesivir , and...
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  • It's Okay for Docs to Refuse to Treat Unvaccinated Patients

    1 month ago - By Medscape

    Bioethicist Art Caplan discusses the ethics of deciding not to treat patients who have willingly rejected COVID-19 vaccinations.
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  • Key Takeaways From the Latest Stroke Guidelines

    1 month ago - By Medscape

    Dr Christoph Diener on six new publications whose recommendations cover topics ranging from blood pressure management to COVID-19 vaccinations.
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  • Sputnik Light 83% Effective Against COVID

    Sputnik Light 83% Effective Against COVID

    1 month ago - By Medindia Health

    Sputnik Light vaccine, as a COVID booster shot is over 83% effective against infection and over 94% against hospitalization, stated a new study.
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  • FDA grapples with timing of booster for J&J COVID-19 vaccine

    1 month ago - By ABC News

    The Food and Drug Administration is wrestling with how to decide on booster doses of the single-shot Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine
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