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Study Finds Many Post-Covid Patients Are Experiencing New Medical Problems

Study Finds Many Post-Covid Patients Are Experiencing New Medical Problems

Study Finds Many Post-Covid Patients Are Experiencing New Medical Problems Study Finds Many Post-Covid Patients Are Experiencing New Medical Problems The report “drives home the point that long Covid can affect nearly every organ system,” said Dr. Ziyad Al-Aly, chief of the research and development service at the VA St. Louis Health Care System, who was not involved in the …

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Ganga Stone, Who Gave Sustenance to AIDS Patients, Dies at 79

Ganga Stone, Who Gave Sustenance to AIDS Patients, Dies at 79

Ganga Stone, Who Gave Sustenance to AIDS Patients, Dies at 79 Ganga Stone, Who Gave Sustenance to AIDS Patients, Dies at 79 Ganga Stone, who survived on odd jobs in Manhattan until she discovered that her life’s mission was to bring free homemade meals to bedridden AIDS patients on her bicycle, then expanded her volunteer corps of cooks and couriers …

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Virtual Reality Therapy Plunges Patients Back Into Trauma. Here Is Why Some Swear by It.

Virtual Reality Therapy Plunges Patients Back Into Trauma. Here Is Why Some Swear by It.

Virtual Reality Therapy Plunges Patients Back Into Trauma. Here Is Why Some Swear by It. Virtual Reality Therapy Plunges Patients Back Into Trauma. Here Is Why Some Swear by It. “V.R. is not going to be the solution,” said Jonathan Rogers, a researcher at University College London who has studied rates of anxiety disorders during the pandemic. “It may be …

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Latest Monoclonal Antibody Treatment Approved for High-Risk Patients

Latest Monoclonal Antibody Treatment Approved for High-Risk Patients

Latest Monoclonal Antibody Treatment Approved for High-Risk Patients Latest Monoclonal Antibody Treatment Approved for High-Risk Patients The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday authorized a monoclonal antibody drug developed by GlaxoSmithKline and Vir as the third treatment of its kind cleared to help keep high-risk Covid patients out of the hospital. In laboratory tests the newly authorized drug, known as …

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Nepal to Use Oxygen Tanks From Everest to Treat Covid Patients

Nepal to Use Oxygen Tanks From Everest to Treat Covid Patients

Nepal to Use Oxygen Tanks From Everest to Treat Covid Patients Nepal to Use Oxygen Tanks From Everest to Treat Covid Patients As hospitals in Nepal strain to cope with one of the world’s fastest-growing coronavirus outbreaks, relief groups in the Himalayan nation are asking mountain climbers to hand over their used oxygen cylinders so that they can be refilled …

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India’s Covid Patients Suffer a Fungal Threat: Mucormycosis

India's Covid Patients Suffer a Fungal Threat: Mucormycosis

India’s Covid Patients Suffer a Fungal Threat: Mucormycosis India’s Covid Patients Suffer a Fungal Threat: Mucormycosis NEW DELHI — Doctors in India are concerned about an increasing number of potentially fatal fungal infections affecting either people who have Covid-19 or those who have recently recovered from the disease. The condition, known as mucormycosis, has a high mortality rate and was …

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Boston Health Worker Helps India’s Covid Patients Over the Phone

Boston Health Worker Helps India’s Covid Patients Over the Phone

Boston Health Worker Helps India’s Covid Patients Over the Phone Boston Health Worker Helps India’s Covid Patients Over the Phone Members of the global Indian diaspora, nearly 17 million, have mobilized from afar to help back home, where the Indian health system is buckling under the weight of a devastating coronavirus wave. Here is one U.S. resident’s story. The calls …

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Baghdad Hospital Fire Kills at Least 82, Many of Them Coronavirus Patients

Baghdad Hospital Fire Kills at Least 82, Many of Them Covid Patients

Baghdad Hospital Fire Kills at Least 82, Many of Them Coronavirus Patients Baghdad Hospital Fire Kills at Least 82, Many of Them Coronavirus Patients BAGHDAD — A fire sparked by an exploding oxygen cylinder killed at least 82 people, most of them Covid-19 patients and their relatives, at a Baghdad hospital late Saturday, a devastating example of the pandemic’s impact …

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Baghdad Hospital Fire Kills at Least 82, Many of Them Covid Patients

Baghdad Hospital Fire Kills at Least 82, Many of Them Covid Patients

Baghdad Hospital Fire Kills at Least 82, Many of Them Covid Patients Baghdad Hospital Fire Kills at Least 82, Many of Them Covid Patients BAGHDAD — A fire sparked by an exploding oxygen cylinder killed at least 82 people, many of them Covid-19 patients, at a Baghdad hospital late Saturday, the latest example of the pandemic’s devastating impact on a …

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India Scrambles to Supply Oxygen as Covid-19 Patients Gasp for Breath

India Scrambles to Supply Oxygen as Covid-19 Patients Gasp for Breath

India Scrambles to Supply Oxygen as Covid-19 Patients Gasp for Breath India Scrambles to Supply Oxygen as Covid-19 Patients Gasp for Breath NEW DELHI — Indian hospitals and government leaders scrambled for supplies of oxygen and other emergency aid on Friday, as the country reported another record number of new coronavirus infections and a rising death toll that has strained …

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