Cardiovascular Health
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Cardiovascular Health
07/08/2022
The American Heart Association has updated its cardiovascular health checklist, changing its name to ‘Life’s Essential 8.’
07/08/2022
ticks
ticks
12/16/2021
The Wilderness Medical Society recently released new clinical practice guidelines for tickborne illnesses.
12/16/2021
prevention
prevention
12/15/2020
For this study, the researchers examined whether different lengths of ultraviolet light would disinfect surfaces with HCoV-OC43. SARS-CoV-2 and HCoV-OC43 are similar enough to be reasonable surrogates, the...
12/15/2020
Public Health
Public Health
09/02/2020
Researchers investigated whether current and lifetime alcohol use is associated with markers of liver disease among individuals with HIV and hepatitis C virus.
09/02/2020
SARS-CoV-2
SARS-CoV-2
07/15/2020
This vaccine candidate appeared to induce immune responses among all participants included in the trial, supporting further development of the vaccine, according to phase 1 trial findings published in the...
07/15/2020
COVID-19
COVID-19
06/26/2020
This roundup of recent COVID-19 news discusses new additions to the CDC's list of COVID-19-associated symptoms list, potential underestimates of cases in the US, and "COVID toes."
06/26/2020
COVID-19
COVID-19
06/17/2020
A cheap, common steroid could help to reduce mortality rates among patients with severe cases of COVID-19, with as many as 1 in 8 deaths in ventilated patients being prevented, according to the preliminary...
06/17/2020
COVID-19
COVID-19
06/15/2020
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have released new guidance on venturing out and meeting with others during the COVID-19 pandemic.
06/15/2020
COVID-19
COVID-19
06/12/2020
The update includes guidance on telehealth and arrhythmia monitoring during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. It was jointly released by HRS, EHRA, APHRS, LAHRS, ACC, and AHA.
06/12/2020
Public Health
Bruce Y. Lee, MD
Public Health
05/28/2020
In this podcast, Dr Lee discusses available data on the use of remdesivir for the treatment of severe COVID-19, and how the FDA's emergency authorization of remdesivir will impact the care of hospitalized...
05/28/2020