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This drug combo may help cure COVID-19

In a recent study, researchers discovered a drug combo that may cure COVID-19 together. The study is from the Tokyo University of Science. The finding...

This urine test for kidney stones could give results in 30 minutes

In a new study from Penn State, researchers found a new urine-testing system could allow people who have kidney stones to receive results within...

No, COVID-19 vaccines don’t affect women’s fertility

Some women are holding off on being vaccinated against COVID-19 because of concerns the jab could affect their fertility, at times taking to social...

This sleep problem linked to vision loss in people with diabetes

In a recent study presented at the 123rd Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, researchers found that severe sleep apnea is a risk...

This number linked to death and longer ICU stay for COVID patients

In a new study from the University of Gothenburg, researchers found in patients with COVID-19, a high body mass index (BMI) is associated with...

A new way to provide pain relief without side effects

In a new study from Lund University, researchers developed a completely new stimulation method, using ultra-thin microelectrodes, to combat severe pain. This provides effective and...

This ‘hunger hormone’ can improve heart health and metabolism

In a new study from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and Harvard, researchers found fasting levels of the "hunger hormone" ghrelin rebound after weight...

The differences and similarities between the flu and COVID-19

The viruses that cause the flu and COVID-19 are not the same, and the diseases are different, too. But they have a lot in...

Heartburn drugs may benefit people with gum disease

In a new study from the University at Buffalo, researchers found the use of heartburn medication is associated with decreased severity of gum disease. They...

What is long COVID?

In fall 2020, clinicians at Emory began treating a growing group of patients who had seemingly recovered from acute COVID-19 illness, but still suffered...