COVID -19 has been linked to heart problems even in those without preexisting c ardiovascular conditions, according to a review of existing scientific studies. The authors of the paper published in the journal JAMA Cardiology looked at research on the new coronavirus named SARS-CoV-2 which causes COVID-19, as well on the seasonal flu, and other members of the coronavirus family: SARS and MERS.
A century ago, on July 26, 1916, a viral disease swept through New York. Within 24 hours, new cases of polio increased by more than 68 percent. The outbreak killed more than 2,000 people in New York City alone. Across the United States, polio took the lives of about 6,000 people in 1916, leaving thousands more paralyzed.
More Americans than those who lived during the Great Recession are reporting stress because of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a poll, as mental health groups record a deepening anxiety across the country.
As the coronavirus which causes COVID -19 continues to spread around the world, scientists are working tirelessly to create specific treatments for it.
New Coronavirus Testing Kit Enables Potential COVID-19 Patients to Swab Themselves Without Risking Health...
Scientists have created a self-administered test for COVID -19, which they claim is as accurate as screenings by medical professionals.
The potential for mothers to pass the new coronavirus, which causes COVID-19, on to their babies "cannot be ruled," according to the authors of a study.
Academics at an Israeli research institute have suggested that, in order to balance the public health and economic concerns over the coronavirus pandemic, heavily-impacted societies could allow people to work as normal on two days of the week and lockdown for the remainder.
A century ago, on July 26, 1916, a viral disease swept through New York. Within 24 hours, new cases of polio increased by more than 68%. The outbreak killed more than 2,000 people in New York City alone. Across the United States, polio took the lives of about 6,000 people in 1916, leaving thousands more paralyzed.
As the coronavirus began to spread in the United States, people faced an unknown risk and evolving health recommendations. Policy measures to curb the coronavirus epidemic have turned the world upside down, and the true impact of this global pandemic is yet to be seen.
Following Donald Trump’s declaration of a federal state of emergency nearly two weeks ago, every state except West Virginia had also declared a state of emergency over COVID-19.