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Multiple Studies Find Steroids Fight Severe COVID

By E.J. Mundell               HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Sept. 2, 2020 (HealthDay News) — A slew of “gold standard” clinical trials offer new hope for patients battling severe COVID-19: cheap, common drugs known as corticosteroids appear…

Lasting Immunity to COVID Found in Early Studies

By Monday, the U.S. coronavirus case count surpassed 5.4 million as the death toll neared 170,000, according to a Times tally. According to the same tally, the top five states in coronavirus cases as of Monday were: California with over…

In Rush to Publish, Some COVID Studies Not Reliable

By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, July 27, 2020 (HealthDay News) — The COVID-19 pandemic has prompted a massive scientific response to the crisis, with more than 1,500 coronavirus studies kicking off between March and mid-May of this year, a…

Studies Track Super-Spreading of COVID-19

By Kathleen Doheny July 7, 2020—In Georgia, some summer camps have closed down after at least 30 confirmed cases of COVID-19 at two YMCA camp locations. Researchers tracking college students who went to densely packed spring break destinations have linked…

Studies Detail Syndrome in Kids Linked to COVID

June 29, 2020 — Nearly 300 children in 26 states fell ill with a mysterious COVID-related inflammatory condition between March and May, a pair of new studies show. Six of the children died. The studies are the most detailed accounts…