Monkey Trials Offer New Hope for HIV Vaccine
An experimental vaccine seems to give monkeys extended protection from an HIV-like infection -- by "waking up" an arm of the immune system that...
Mental Health an Emerging Crisis of COVID Pandemic
Americans are reporting high levels of emotional distress from the coronavirus pandemic – levels that some experts warn may lead to national mental...
What Day Is It? This Is Your Brain on Quarantine
If it feels like all your internal clocks are melting as your stay-at-home days drone on, you are not alone. Researchers say that people in...
Necklace Spots A-Fib in Just Over 30 Seconds
A necklace outfitted with a high-tech pendant may be able to screen for signs of an abnormal heart rhythm condition known as atrial fibrillation.
As Society Reopens, Not Everyone is Ready
As states start relaxing their coronavirus stay-at-home guidelines, some people are embracing these new freedoms while others are feeling anxiety...
Navajo Nation Expands COVID Tests, Keeps Lockdown
So far, more than 11,500 tests have been done in the Navajo Nation, including 9,200 negative tests, the Navajo Department of Health says.
Blood Pressure Medicines Don’t Increase COVID-19 Risk
Drugs taken by millions of Americans to curb high blood pressure do not appear to increase the risk of either getting COVID-19 or having a more...
Study: Many Health Care Workers Lack Insurance
A new study finds that more than 600,000 health care workers are poor and potentially without insurance or paid sick leave, and up to 4 million...
Georgia’s Reopening: Dinner, a Movie and a Virus?
Is Georgia reopening too soon? While people eagerly line up to get their nails and hair done, businesses struggle to find their 'new normal' as the...
Saliva COVID Test Alternative to Deep Nasal Swab
Testing for the COVID-19 coronavirus can be an unpleasant affair, with a doctor or nurse shoving a cotton swab deep into your nasal cavity to get a...
Trending Clinical Topic: Remdesivir
The search for a safe and effective treatment for patients with COVID-19 resulted in this week's top trending clinical topic.
Advice for Managing Acute Kidney Injury in COVID-19 Patients
Nephrologist Anitha Vijayan recently discussed the practical aspects of renal replacement therapy in patients with AKI and COVID-19 for ASN....