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New low cost, non-electric warmer effectively treats infant hypothermia

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.May 7 2021 Neonatal hypothermia — which occurs when an infant's core body temperature falls below the normal

Damage to the white matter is more predictive of cognitive impairment after brain injury

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.May 7 2021 A new University of Iowa study challenges the idea that gray matter (the neurons that form the cerebral

WVU study examines the effects of vaping during pregnancy

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.May 7 2021 Spurred by unproven assumptions that vaping is safer than smoking cigarettes, a team at West Virginia

Unique infectious profile explains why it is so hard to treat COVID-19

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.May 7 2021 A comprehensive review into what we know about COVID-19 and the way it functions suggests the virus has

COVID-19 anxiety syndrome: A pandemic phenomenon?

Written by Kimberly Drake on May 7, 2021 — Fact checked by Alexandra Sanfins, Ph.D. As lockdowns and restrictions ease in various locations, some

Immunosuppression in COVID-19 promotes emergence of multiple immune escape mutants

By Dr. Liji Thomas, MDMay 7 2021 Vaccines are being rolled out in many countries to contain the spread of severe acute respiratory syndrome

How did SARS-CoV-2 first evolve in humans?

By Dr. Sanchari Sinha Dutta, Ph.D.May 7 2021 In a perspective article recently published in the journal Science, Hyeryun Choe and Michael Farzan

Pfizer-BioNTech mRNA vaccine reduces both symptomatic and asymptomatic COVID-19 infection in case study

By Lakshmi Supriya, PhD.May 7 2021 Follow-up of vaccinated and unvaccinated individuals at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, USA,

The Recovery Room: News beyond the pandemic — May 7

Written by Tim Snaith on May 7, 2021 The coronavirus pandemic has dominated the headlines and our daily lives for more than a year. Medical News

Human organoids useful for modeling COVID-19 variants of concern, finds study

By Jocelyn Solis-MoreiraMay 7 2021 First detected in the United Kingdom, the B.1.1.7 variant of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2