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Updated IDSA Coronavirus Guidelines Address Remdesivir, Plasma, & More

In light of evolving knowledge about SARS-CoV-2, the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) has updated guidelines for treating coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19), the illness caused by SARS-CoV-2 infection. Given research into SARS-CoV-2 is taking place at unprecedented speed, the panel of IDSA experts had to decide on current best practices using …

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Corona Kit: Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali launches ayurvedic medicine for coronavirus, claims 100% recovery within 3-7 days – health

According to the latest update by the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW), 14,011 deaths have been recorded due to the infection so far in the country.

Patanjali on Tuesday launched ‘Coronil and Swasari’, what it claims is the Ayurvedic cure for treating COVID-19, which they said has been shown 100 per cent favourable results during clinical trials on affected patients, at Patanjali Yogpeeth here. The efficacy of Patanjali’s medicine on Covid cure has not been corroborated …

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Coronavirus pandemic: Using human faeces to track Covid-19 – health

In this photo taken Sunday, June 21, 2020, an infectious disease specialist takes a sample from a coronavirus patient under quarantine at the Dr John Garang Infectious Diseases Unit in Juba, South Sudan. (Representtional)

Although Singapore is still averaging over 200 new COVID-19 cases per day for the past week, the government surprised residents by announcing an earlier than expected start of phase two of re-opening the economy. Singapore has now close to 42,000 cases – a large number for a small country of …

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AHN Hospitals Receive First Remdesivir Doses To Treat Coronavirus Patients – CBS Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — More local hospitals have received shipments of remdesivir, a drug aimed at helping coronavirus patients. Several Allegheny Health Network hospitals are now included in the list of local hospitals receiving shipments. Forbes Hospital, Allegheny Valley Hospital, Saint Vincent Hospital, Jefferson Hospital, West Penn Hospital and Passavant McCandless …

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San Antonio hospitals to receive antiviral drugs to treat coronavirus

SAN ANTONIO – Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced Wednesday that five San Antonio hospitals will receive cases of remdesivir to help treat COVID-19. Nine cases of the antiviral drug have been sent to the hospitals from the Texas Department of State Health Services, which were provided from the U.S. Department …

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UPMC Presbyterian Hospital Among Pennsylvania Hospitals Receiving Potential Coronavirus Treatment – CBS Pittsburgh

HARRISBURG (KDKA) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health says 1,200 doses of the antiviral medication remdesivir have been shipped to help hospitals across the state treat COVID-19 patients. The health department says the federal government distributed the first shipment — 1,200 doses of the investigational antiviral medication — to Pa. …

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Wyoming gets shipment of promising coronavirus drug | Wyoming News

× Help support our COVID-19 coverage We’re providing access to COVID-19 articles for free. Please help support our work by subscribing or signing up for an account. Already a subscriber? Log in. Vials of the drug remdesivir are topped with rubber stoppers in a lab run by Gilead, the company …

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Fair Oaks Coronavirus Survivor Says Remdesivir Helped Save His Life – CBS Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — The federal government is touting the drug remdesivir as a possible treatment for coronavirus and one Fair Oaks man says the drug helped to save his life. “Whether it was the prayers or the remdesivir, or a combination of both,” coronavirus survivor Darin Vigil said. At the …

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Drug Tested On Coronavirus Patients In Mass. Shows Promise – CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) – Two Massachusetts hospitals, Massachusetts General Hospital and UMass Memorial, helped put the experimental drug Remdesivir to the test against COVID-19. They were part of an international independent study, and the results have those in the medical field optimistic. “It has proven that a drug can block this …

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5 things to know for April 30: Coronavirus, remdesivir, economy, White House, Iran

Trump: Current federal guidelines will be 'fading out'

And here’s what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On with Your Day. (You can also get “5 Things You Need to Know Today” delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.) 1. Coronavirus 2. remdesivir Researchers have good news about a possible Covid-19 treatment. …

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