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COVID-19 may cause a thyroid disease

Posted on May 25, 2020 by Contributor

Being infected with COVID-19 may cause a thyroid disease known as subacute thyroiditis...

COVID-19 can be life threatening even without the ‘typical’ symptoms

COVID-19 can be life threatening even without the ‘typical’ symptoms

Posted on May 20, 2020 by Contributor

Some people don’t exhibit the symptoms of COVID-19 and yet develop sudden and potentially life-threatening complications...

Low-carb diets could be bad for your heart

COVID-19 cardiovascular complications: How the virus affects the heart

Posted on May 19, 2020 by Contributor

Emergency medicine doctors have compiled a new guide detailing the potentially deadly COVID-19 cardiovascular complications...

Coronavirus deaths, covid-19 deaths

Could this help reduce indoor COVID-19 airborne transmissions?

Posted on May 18, 2020 by Contributor

With the coronavirus being a highly contagious respiratory virus, is there anything we can do to reduce indoor ...

COVID-19 can cause cardiac injury in healthy people

COVID-19 can cause cardiac injury in healthy people

Posted on Mar 30, 2020 by Contributor

New research has found that COVID-19 can cause cardiac injury, even in patients without underlying heart conditions...

COVID-19: Make this your personal disinfecting routine

COVID-19: Make this your personal disinfecting routine

Posted on Mar 27, 2020 by Contributor

Every trip to the grocery store may increase your risk if being infected with COVID-19, which is why ...

Eating too much salt weakens your immune system

Posted on Mar 26, 2020 by Contributor

If you want to maintain a healthy immune system, cut down on your salt intake...

How can you tell the difference between TB and COVID-19?

Posted on Mar 24, 2020 by PRESS

They are both respiratory illnesses with similar symptoms, so how can you tell the difference between TB and ...

How long does the corononavirus last on surfaces and could it be in the air?

How long does the coronavirus last on surfaces and could it be in the air?

Posted on Mar 20, 2020 by Contributor

How long does the coronavirus last on surfaces and can it be transmitted through the air? The results ...

How to tell if you have either a cold, flu, or coronavirus?

Posted on Mar 19, 2020 by Watch This

If you’re not doing well, how do you know if you have a cold, flu or coronavirus?...

WATCH: Masks? Washing? How to protect against coronavirus (COVID-19)

Why the coronavirus has spread so rapidly

Posted on Mar 18, 2020 by Contributor

From a few cases in China to worldwide health crisis in weeks, new research points to why the ...

8 Myths about the coronavirus busted

Posted on Mar 17, 2020 by Contributor

Make sure that you don’t fall for any of these common myths about the coronavirus (COVID-19)...

Study points Africa’s need to prepare for the coronavirus

Coronavirus can spread before people have symptoms

Posted on Mar 17, 2020 by Contributor

More than 10 percent of people infected by the coronavirus are infected by somebody who has the virus ...

How to protect yourself from the coronavirus at work

How to protect yourself from the coronavirus at work

Posted on Mar 16, 2020 by PRESS

With the COVID-19 pandemic, you’re maybe wondering how to protect yourself from the coronavirus at work and what ...

9 Foods to boost your immune system

9 Foods to boost your immune system

Posted on Mar 16, 2020 by Watch This

In light of the coronavirus (COVID-19), here are nine foods to boost your immune system and which are ...

When do you start experiencing symptoms after being exposed to the coronavirus? Here’s what we now know about the COVID-19 incubation period...

Study: How long is the COVID-19 incubation period?

Posted on Mar 13, 2020 by Contributor

When do you start experiencing symptoms after being exposed to the coronavirus? Here’s what we now know about ...

WATCH: Masks? Washing? How to protect against coronavirus (COVID-19)

WATCH: Masks? Washing? How to protect against coronavirus (COVID-19)

Posted on Mar 10, 2020 by Watch This

With an increase of infections in South Africa, what are the proven ways to protect against the coronavirus?...

Why the cruise ship quarantine resulted in more COVID-19 infections

Why the cruise ship quarantine for COVID-19 infections failed

Posted on Mar 5, 2020 by Contributor

The cruise ship Diamond Princess’s quarantine for over two weeks resulted in over 500 more COVID-19 infections than ...

What is the best way to diagnose COVID-19?

What is the best way to diagnose COVID-19?

Posted on Mar 4, 2020 by Contributor

A study of more than 1000 people found the best way to diagnose COVID-19,  better than lab testing...

How does an outbreak turn into a pandemic?

How does an outbreak turn into a pandemic?

Posted on Feb 24, 2020 by Watch This

With the rapid spread of the new coronavirus, many people are wondering if it may soon be classified ...

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