People Hospitalized After Taking Animal Drug Ivermectin for COVID

Early studies in cell cultures seemed to indicate that ivermectin could prevent COVID-19 from entering cells, but that has not panned out in humans, Hendrickson said. Yet, the drug continues to be touted by those who oppose COVID-19 vaccines, even though no proof exists that it is effective in preventing or treating COVID-19,… Continue reading People Hospitalized After Taking Animal Drug Ivermectin for COVID

Teens Hospitalized With Eating Disorders Rose During Pandemic

By Robert PreidtHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, July 13, 2021 (HealthDay News) — The pandemic may have triggered yet another burgeoning health problem: New research suggests that more than twice as many young people as is normal were hospitalized with eating disorders in the first 12 months of the COVID-19 surge in the United States. There were… Continue reading Teens Hospitalized With Eating Disorders Rose During Pandemic

7 Out of 10 Hospitalized for COVID Have Long-Haul Symptoms

WEDNESDAY, May 26, 2021 (HealthDay News) — If you land in the hospital with a COVID-19 infection, there’s a good chance you’ll still be suffering symptoms months later, researchers report. A wide swath of lingering health issues plagued more than 70% of these patients, investigators found. “Early on, we completely ignored the… Continue reading 7 Out of 10 Hospitalized for COVID Have Long-Haul Symptoms

Some Hospitalized COVID Patients Develop Seizures

THURSDAY, April 1, 2021 (HealthDay News) — COVID-19 can harm multiple organs in the body, including the brain. Now, a new study says some hospitalized COVID-19 patients have non-convulsive seizures that may increase their risk of death. “Seizures are a very common complication of severe critical illness. Most of these seizures are not obvious:… Continue reading Some Hospitalized COVID Patients Develop Seizures

Dr. Dre Gives Health Update After Suffering Brain Aneurysm | E! News

After being placed in the ICU, the hip-hop legend assures fans he is on the road to recovery. Plus, get details on a failed burglary attempt at his home. Full Story: … source

Heart Damage Seen in Many Hospitalized With COVID

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Feb. 19, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Heart damage was found in more than half of a group of hospitalized COVID-19 patients after they were discharged, according to a new British study. The study included 148 patients who were treated for severe COVID-19 at six hospitals in London. The… Continue reading Heart Damage Seen in Many Hospitalized With COVID

COVID Deaths High When Hospitalized With Diabetes

By Ernie Mundell and Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporters THURSDAY, Feb. 18, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Diabetes is a big risk factor for a severe bout of COVID-19, and a new European study bears that out: It finds that 1 in every 5 hospitalized COVID-19 patients with diabetes die within 28 days of admission. … Continue reading COVID Deaths High When Hospitalized With Diabetes

Give Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients Blood Thinners

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Feb. 12, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Giving blood thinners to COVID-19 patients soon after they’re hospitalized could reduce their risk of dying. That’s the conclusion of a new study that analyzed data from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs on nearly 4,300 patients, average age 68, who were… Continue reading Give Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients Blood Thinners