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First Case of Encephalitis Linked to COVID-19 Reported

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What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: APRIL 03, 2020 — Clinicians from Henry Ford Health System in Detroit, Michigan, have reported the first presumptive case of acute necrotizing hemorrhagic encephalopathy associated with COVID-19. “As the number of patients with COVID-19 increases worldwide, clinicians and radiologists should be …

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This Immunity-Boosting Drink Made With Giloy Juice May Help You Hold Off Cold And Cough

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Highlights The seasonal change makes us vulnerable to infections and flu. Immunity boosting drinks and foods may help ward off cold and cough. This nutritious drink made with giloy juice is great for immunity. As the summers loom up to mark the start of the new season, we face the …

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COVID-19 Sample Collection and Testing: Clinical Practice Guidelines (2020

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What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 23, 2020 —  In March 2020, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) published interim guidelines regarding the collection, handling, and testing of clinical specimens for the diagnosis of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).[1] Collection and evaluation of …

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AAO Releases COVID-19 Updates for Ophthalmologists

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What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 06, 2020 — In light of recent reports of conjunctivitis in patients with COVID-19, the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) has issued updates aimed at limiting transmission of the highly contagious severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). The updates were posted online March 6. …

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So You Have a COVID-19 Patient; How Do You Treat Them?

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Antibiotics are reserved for patients suspected of having concomitant bacterial or fungal infections. Liebers said clinicians should be alerted to “the big three” signs of secondary infection ― fever, elevated white blood cell count, and lactic acidosis. Immunosuppressed patients are at elevated risk for secondary infection. Step 4: …

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Researchers Create AI-Powered Device That Detects Cough, Can Predict Pandemic in Making

Researchers Create AI-Powered Device That Detects Cough, Can Predict Pandemic in Making

A team of US researchers has invented a portable surveillance device powered by machine learning called ‘FluSense’ that can detect coughing and crowd size in real time, analyse the data to directly monitor flu-like illnesses and influenza trends and predict the next pandemic in the making. The ‘FluSense’ creators from …

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Moveover ‘Adrak Wali Chai’, Here Are 3 Easy And Handy Ways To Consume Ginger To Treat Cough And Cold

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Highlights Ginger has cold and flu treating abilities Ginger is famed for its rich nutrients and minerals Ginger has zingerone, which is stated as a good antioxidant If you are asked, how do you use ginger in your daily life? The most common answers will be – as paste in …

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Know the Symptoms of COVID-19

Know the Symptoms of COVID-19

Editor’s Note: For the latest updates on the 2020 coronavirus outbreak, see our news coverage. March 10, 2020 — As testing for COVID-19 expands, cases are being picked up across the U.S., confirming what disease experts have predicted: that the virus has been here for some time and …

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Hospital Policy Spurs New Moms to Get Whooping Cough Shot

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Latest Prevention & Wellness News THURSDAY, March 6, 2014 (HealthDay News) — New mothers are much more likely to get a whooping cough shot if hospitals make it a standing order, a new study finds. Vaccinating new mothers against whooping cough (pertussis) protects both them and their babies …

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New Drug for Tough-to-Treat Chronic Cough

News Picture: Drug Offers Hope Against Tough-to-Treat Chronic Cough

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 26, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Anywhere from 4% to 10% of adults have troublesome chronic cough, defined as an unexplained cough lasting more than eight weeks. But a new drug may offer some long-sought relief. Reporting Feb. 25 in The Lancet Respiratory Medicine, British researchers said the experimental …

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