Plasma Therapy Not a Standard Treatment for COVID-19?
A week after the FDA announced that they were granting emergency authorization on the use of convalescent plasma treatment for COVID-19, an NIH panel says it should not be a standard treatment. The NIH says the treatment lacks foundation and proof of clinical trials.
Natural Health & Fitness Tips for Women
Staying fit and healthy is the aim of every woman, and yet it can be a chore if you have kids or lead a busy working life.
Medical Experts Caution Against Dangers of ‘Benadryl Challenge’ That Killed 15-year-old
A new internet trend has already raised alarm after one girl has died in Oklahoma. The trend known as the ‘Benadryl Challenge’ involves ingesting large amounts of the medication which medical experts have warned against.
Having Your Monthly Period? Check Out These Foods Women Should Eat and Avoid During Menstruation
Eating a healthy diet and avoiding certain food items could sustain you in managing cramps and other symptoms amid your period. We listed foods women should eat and avoid during their period.
Health Experts Call for Independent Coronavirus Vaccine Trial Review Outside FDA
Amid the widespread public distrust on vaccines, health experts requested the formation of a vaccine trial review outside the FDA. According to them, the public has lost trust in vaccines and an independent review may be able to encourage everyone to get vaccinated.
How to Deal with Covid-19 Stress
The last few months have been rough on us all. Many people even notice a new kind of stress they didn't use to have. That's obviously no surprise: so many people were laid off, others saw their normal day-to-day life do a total 180 turn. There have been enough reasons to become stressed these last few months! Many psychologists even warned for the 'Coronavirus burn out'. If you also feel super stressed and you don't know how to deal with it, this article is for you!
Regular Social Interactions Could Reduce Risk of Depression
No man is an island. Staying away from family and friends due to depression could have a crippling impact which underscores the necessity of regular social interactions.
HIV Cure Found? Woman Infected for 30 Years May Have Been Healed Without Drugs or Treatment
A woman diagnosed with HIV almost 30 years ago might have been cured of the virus wtihout medication or treatment. According to doctors, her body fought the infection naturally.
CDC Alters COVID-19 Testing Guidelines, Announces Asymptomatic Cases No Longer Need Testing
The CDC has announced that people who do not exhibit COVID-19 symptoms are no longer required to get tested for COVID-19. The updated guidelines received various reactions from the medical community.
Foods and Drinks That Are Not Obviously High in Sugar
Too much sugar is bad for your health, but there are food and drinks that you may not know contains high sugar content. Here are some of the everyday food and drink that are consumed that contains large dose of sugar.
German Researchers Simulate a Pop Concert to Study How COVID-19 Spreads in Crowds
Aiming to get a better understanding of how COVID-19 spreads in crowds, a group of researchers from Germany ran a concert simulation. Thousands of people volunteered to attend the concert and help with the experiment.
COVID-19 Vaccine: China Announced Using Experimental Vaccine in Public Since July
As the race for the COVID-19 vaccine continues, China claimed that it was the first to release a vaccine for public use. According to Chinese health officials, an experimental vaccine has been administered to high-risk groups since late in July.
FDA Gives Emergency Authorization on Usage of Plasma for COVID-19 Treatment
The FDA has succumbed to the pressure of the Trump administration to issue an approval on the use of convalescent plasma in treating patients of COVID-19.
Natural Ways to Boost Your Fertility
The road to parenthood can occasionally be a huge challenge as fertility issues affect up to 15 percent of couples. But there are natural ways to boost fertility.
Dozens Dead in Ebola Outbreak in Congo
Amid a health crisis that the world is facing with the coronavirus, a city in Congo has seen another deadly outbreak. An Ebola epidemic has already killed 43 people in the city of Mbandaka.