How effective are public health measures at reducing the spread of COVID-19?

In an effort to stop the spread of SARS-CoV-2, widespread lockdowns have often been used in…

AstraZeneca Lost Money on COVID-19 Vaccine in First Half of 2021

AstraZeneca said losses on Vaxzevria were the main factor that shaved seven percentage points off its…

Does the COVID-19 mRNA vaccine affect breastmilk?

New research investigates whether the mRNA from the COVID-19 vaccines can be passed on to infants…

Should you skip your second dose of COVID-19 vaccine?

Vaccine uptake has varied worldwide, with some countries still experiencing higher rates of first COVID-19 vaccine…

There may be a gene for COVID-19 resistance

Evidence from a recent study suggests that a specific gene may provide some resistance to severe…

Specific antibodies may be effective against multiple coronavirus types

Patients who have been exposed to a coronavirus may produce a versatile, cross-reactive coronavirus antibody; this…

COVID-19 and heart attack risk

Does a positive diagnosis of COVID-19 increase the risk of heart attacks for those with pre-existing…

Detecting COVID-19 in wastewater to identify hotspots

Canadian researchers have proposed a method to detect COVID-19 infection rates in wastewater through sewer sensors.…

COVID-19 and myocarditis in competitive athletes

New research investigates the prevalence of myocarditis in competitive athletes diagnosed with COVID-19. Myocarditis is inflammation…

Exercise for COVID-19 recovery shows potential, study finds

A study from the National Institute for Health Research Leicester Biomedical Research Centre suggests that exercise…