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
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
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
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
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By Robert Preidt
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
By Ernie Mundell and Robert Preidt
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
By Robert Preidt
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