Quick test kit to determine a person’s immunity against COVID-19 and its variants

A team of scientists from the Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART), MIT’s research.

Lasting lung damage seen in children and teens after COVID

Children and adolescents who have either recovered from COVID-19 or have long COVID show persistent.

Facemask can detect viral exposure from a 10-minute conversation with an infected person

Scientists have created a facemask that can detect common respiratory viruses, including influenza and the.

Guidelines issued for vaccination in patients with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases

In new guidelines issued by the American College of Rheumatology, evidence-based recommendations are presented for.

Excess weight, not high blood sugar, associated with increased risk of COVID-19 infection and long COVID

High body mass index (BMI), rather than high blood sugar levels, are associated with excess.

WHO strongly advises against antibody treatments for COVID-19 patients

The antibody drugs sotrovimab and casirivimab-imdevimab are not recommended for COVID-19 patients, says a WHO.

COVID-19: One in three infected, unvaccinated people no longer have detectable antibodies one year after infection

A prospective seroprevalence study in the Catalan population underlines the need to get vaccinated against.

Comparing life-threatening flu and COVID-19 illness in kids

Flu and COVID-19 symptoms can look similar in kids—both are known to cause fever, coughing,.

Risk factor for developing Alzheimer’s disease increases by 50-80% in older adults who have had COVID-19

Older people who were infected with COVID-19 show a substantially higher risk—as much as 50%.

Twice-daily nasal irrigation reduces COVID-related illness, death

Starting twice daily nasal irrigation (flushing of the mucus-lined nasal cavity with a mild saline.