Virus

Coronavirus Can Spread Through The Air, Cdc Says In Updated Guidelines

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now says the virus can linger and spread beyond 6 feet -- especially indoors where there is poor ventilation.
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Cdc Makes A 'major Change' To Guidance, Saying Covid-19 Can Spread Through The Air

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in a new guidance has acknowledged that COVID-19 can spread through the air, CNN reports. The CDC's website as of Friday says that "airborne viruses, including COVID-19, are among the most contagious...
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Many Practitioners Are Not Prescribing Hiv Prevention Medication

Only about 54% of medical practitioners surveyed say they have prescribed pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, to HIV-vulnerable patients, according to a new study.
Related topics: HIV, Medical Research

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Astrazeneca Vaccine Trial Still On Hold In Us Amid Reports Of 2nd Neurological Disease Case

The Testing of the chimpanzee adenovirus-based vaccine had been repeatedly called into question for the “dangerous” lack of sufficient trials on chimp viruses as well as the unclear consequences of the new technology. The trials of AstraZeneca...
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Ron Gardenhire Says Health Issues The Reason For Retirement

Ron Gardenhire announced on Saturday his retirement from his role as manager of the Detroit Tigers. The 62-year-old was dealing with health issues that led to the decision. Gardenhire hasn’t felt well since dealing with a stomach virus a few...
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Is It Covid-19 Or The Flu? What Doctors Say About The Symptoms.

The viruses' symptoms are similar, making it hard to distinguish between them. Doctors are urging people to get the annual flu vaccine to prevent a "twindemic" this fall and winter.
Related topics: Flu, Influenza Vaccine, Influenza (Flu), Virology, Vaccines

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Warning Issued On Potentially Deadly Mosquito-borne Virus In Michigan

FRIDAY, Sept. 18, 2020 -- Some Michigan residents are being told to stay indoors after dark and protect themselves from mosquito bites as the state tries to contain the spread of the rare but potentially deadly mosquito-borne disease Eastern...
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Melinda Gates Slams Trump’s Virus Response

Melinda Gates told Axios that the Trump administration has neutered the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and continued to bungle its coronavirus response, concluding that only a “lack of leadership” explains why far more people...
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Wearing Glasses May Help Protect You From The Coronavirus, But It's Not Worth Getting Them If You...

Crystal Cox/Insider A small study out of China found people who wear glasses regularly were less likely to be hospitalized with COVID-19.  Though not as protective as goggles and face shields, glasses may provide a barrier against the virus...
Related topics: Medical Research, Virology

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Usda Plans Additional $14b For Farmers Reeling From Virus

The federal government says it will give farmers an additional $14 billion to compensate them for the difficulties they’ve experienced selling their crops, milk and meat because of the coronavirus pandemic
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A Scientist Explains Why A Vaccine Can Provide Better Immunity Than An Actual Infection

Two recent studies have confirmed that people previously infected with SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, can be reinfected with the virus. Interestingly, the two people had different outcomes. The person in Hong Kong showed no symptoms on...
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Cdc Releases 'clarification' On Testing Guidelines

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has updated its guidance on who should be tested for the virus that causes COVID-19.
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Does Virus Dose Or Load Predict How Sick You Get With Covid-19?

(MedPage Today) -- Cruise ship passengers who embarked from the coast of Argentina in mid-March were unaware that they were living in a COVID-19 hotspot for more than a week after the ship departed. The reason why these passengers were oblivious...
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Mosquito-borne Viruses Linked To Stroke

A deadly combination of two mosquito-borne viruses may be a trigger for stroke, new research has found.
Related topics: Virology, Stroke, Medical Research

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Viruses That Come To Stay

Some linger in the body for a lifetime. The one causing Covid-19 probably isn't one of them, but it and others can create mischief long after the immune system appears to have banished them. Knowable Magazine
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Ap Interview: South Africa To Know True Virus Toll In Weeks

South Africa’s chief medical adviser says the country should know its true toll from the coronavirus pandemic within a few weeks, as it prepares to almost fully reopen its economy
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Police Say Michigan Man Used Snapchat To Find And Have Sex With A 12-year-old — And He Exposed...

Dearborn police say a Michigan man used a popular social media application to target a 12-year-old girl for a sexual relationship, and he exposed her to HIV. The girl's family, from Allen Park, suspected that she was with the man that she had met...
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Overnight Health Care: Ex-pence Aide Backs Biden Over Virus Response | Trump's Sharp Words Put...

Welcome to Thursday’s Overnight Health Care.President Trump’s chief of staff Mark Meadows disputed the CDC director’s vaccine timeline, while casting doubt on the use of face masks to get people back to work. And a former White House aide...
Related topics: Joe Biden, Virology, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Vaccines, White House

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C.d.c. Coronavirus Testing Guidance Was Posted Against Scientists’ Objections

A controversial guideline saying people without Covid-19 symptoms didn’t need to get tested for the virus came from H.H.S. officials and skipped the C.D.C.’s scientific review process.
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Growing Old With Hiv: Beyond Just Surviving

The aging of the population with HIV is a medical achievement to celebrate, but with this success comes a new conundrum. Medscape HIV/AIDS
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