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A Therapy to Combat Secondary Infections in Covid-19 Patients

Photodynamic therapy can be an efficient ally to combat secondary infections in Covid-19 patients, according to a new study. The use of this technique combines...

Coronavirus Doesn’t Directly Targets Taste Buds Cells in Patients: Study

Contrary to the previous findings, which stated that the novel coronavirus directly targets taste buds cells in Covid-19 patients, a new study has now...

Old Branch of Immune System May Influence Covid-19 Severity

One of the immune system's oldest branches, called complement, may be influencing the severity of Covid-19 disease, say researchers. The study, published in the journal...

5% Mild Covid-19 Patients Progress to Critical Form: Researchers

Researchers have found that approximately 5 per cent of people with Covid-19 progress to a severe or critical form, including development of severe pneumonia...

How are Bats Remarkably Able to Tolerate Coronavirus?

Bats which are carriers of deadly viruses that affect humans like Ebola, rabies, and possibly the SARS-CoV-2 strain of virus that causes coronavirus. However,...

Here’s Why Kids are Often Spared From Severity of COVID-19

Differences in lung physiology and immune function in kids could be why they are more often spared from severe illness associated with COVID-19 than...

Cases of Brain Complications Linked to Covid-19 Globally

Cases of brain complications linked to Covid-19 are occurring across the globe, according to a new study, published in the journal The Lancet Neurology. According...

Asthma Doesn’t Trigger Covid-19 Severity: Scientists

Asthma does not appear to increase the risk for a person contracting Covid-19 or affect its severity, according to new research. The team from Rutgers...

SARS-CoV-2 Can Directly Infect Heart Cells of Covid-19 Patients

A team of US scientists, led by an Indian-origin researcher revealed that SARS-CoV-2 (coronavirus), the virus behind Covid-19, can infect heart cells in a...

Kids More Resilient Against Covid-19 Than Adults

A 26-country review compiled from 131 studies, the largest systematic review to date of children and young adults with COVID-19, has found that majority...

This is Why Women Keep Their Blood Pressure Down

Now you know why your wife keeps her blood pressure down even when you keep on sulking during a quarrel at home. According to...

Type 2 Diabetes Adult Patients May Show Signs at an Early Age of 8

Researchers have found that people who develop type 2 diabetes as an adult may show early signs of susceptibility at an early age of...

Young, Healthy Covid Patients on High Risk of Stroke: Study

Researchers have revealed that young and otherwise healthy patients with Covid-19 may have an increased risk of stroke even if they are not showing...

A Blend of Spices May Help in Lowering Inflammation in the Body: Researchers

Adding an array of spices to your meal is a surefire way to make it tastier and a part of Healthy Recipes, but it...

Isolation and Loneliness Can Lead to Body Inflammation: Study

Health researchers have found that social isolation and loneliness could be associated with increased inflammation in the body, though loneliness and isolation should neither...

Here’s Why Vaping Can Make You More Prone To Inflammation and Infection

Using e-cigarettes alters the mouth's microbiome -- the community of bacteria and other microorganisms -- and makes users more prone to inflammation and infection,...

Find out How Optimism Can Help Reduce Stroke Severity

Researchers have found that stroke survivors with high levels of optimism had lower inflammation levels, reduced stroke severity and less physical disability after three...

Even Short-term ‘Vaping’ can Cause Inflammation, Says Study

E-cigarette use has risen at concerning levels among both smokers and non-smokers and now researchers from the Ohio State University have found that even...

Use of Oral Steroids Increases Risk of Infection in People with Inflammation

Researchers have found that oral steroid use in patients with inflammatory diseases significantly increases the risk of infection and the risk increases with higher...

Drinking Green Tea Can Help Reduce Obesity, Inflammation

Want to cut that extra flab? Drinking green tea can help reduce obesity as well as inflammation in the gut, finds a study. The findings, published in the Journal of Nutritional...

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