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Landmark Study Finds Masks Are Ineffective

The first randomized controlled trial1,2 to assess the effectiveness of surgical face masks against SARS-CoV-2 infection specifically — which journals initially refused to publish — finally saw seeing the light of day in November 2020. The so-called “Danmask-19 Trial,” published November 18, 2020, in the Annals of Internal Medicine,3 included 3,030 individuals assigned to wear… Read More »

‘COVID toe’ a result of body’s misplaced effort to contain coronavirus: study

Breadcrumb Trail Links World News Health and Wellness Health Those with the disease may not exhibit its typical symptoms so connection to virus may be overlooked Author of the article: Shari Kulha Publishing date: Oct 06, 2021  •  2 days ago  •  2 minute read  •  23 Comments “COVID toe” looks like chilblains, which happen as… Read More »

Risk of Hospitalization Doubles With Delta Variant, Study Finds

The Coronavirus Pandemic liveCovid-19 Updates Coronavirus Map and Cases Florida Surge Delta Variant F.A.Q. Delta Variant Map Advertisement Continue reading the main story Coronavirus Updates The Delta variant carries a higher risk of hospitalization, a study finds. Paramedics transported a man with Covid symptoms to a hospital in Houston, Texas, earlier this week.Credit…John Moore/Getty Images Aug.… Read More »

Child obesity increased during COVID-19 pandemic: study

A new study found that child obesity significantly increased during the COVID-19 pandemic.  The study, published Friday on the Journal of the America Medical Association (JAMA) Network, found that “youths gained more weight during the COVID-19 pandemic than before it.” The greatest change occurred among children aged 5 through 11 years old, which saw a… Read More »