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Is Bamlanivimab effective in the treatment of COVID-19?


A: Currently, the evidence is not yet clear, and we need lots more data. The FDA issued an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for bamlanivimab use in non-hospitalized patients with mild to moderate COVID-19 on November 9th. Bamlanivimab is a neutralizing monoclonal antibody that targets the spike protein on the SARS-CoV-2 virus. The goal of neutralizing

Well, here it is. I got COVID19. What can I do to take care of myself?


A: Taking care of yourself and focusing on getting better is priority #1! Get rest, stay hydrated, isolate physically but connect emotionally, and watch out for warning signs. COVID19 is widespread and more and more folks are getting sick. Now is a good time to remind ourselves of the basics of self-care when diagnosed with

¿Cuáles son las posibilidades de que me recupere totalmente si tengo un caso de COVID con síntomas?

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R: En promedio alrededor de 80% de las personas que tienen COVID con síntomas van a recuperarse sin ser hospitalizados. PERO, su calidad de vida puede variar. Uno de los temas que estudian los epidemiólogos es la “historia natural” de una enfermedad, o cómo una enfermedad determinada progresa en los individuos de principio a fin.

Dear Pandemic COVID Q&A

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Dr. Lindsey Leininger and Dr. Malia Jones tackle questions about COVID from readers in this live Facebook event. ➡️ Intro and (grim) state of the pandemic: :01 – 1:56 ➡️ Lightning round: 2:30 – 5:40 ➡️ Treatment update: 5:45 – 12:05 ➡️ Outdoor masking: 12:10 – 16:20 ➡️ Malia saves Halloween!: 17:00 – 23:00

Could you speak to the issue of Elderberry Syrup and COVID?


Q: We’re entering the season where I typically give it to my family as a flu prevention, but I’ve read that it can aggravate some COVID symptoms.” A: No scientific studies have been done using elderberry syrup to prevent or treat COVID-19. Similarly, there has been no information on whether elderberry syrup has negative impacts

I’ve been exposed. Is there a treatment that can keep me from getting sick?


A: Not currently. But there’s hope in the clinical trial pipeline. For many viral diseases, treatment with a prescribed “post-exposure prophylaxis” (PEP) can block an exposure from developing into a full-blown infection. Tamiflu is perhaps the best-known example. TL;DR about PEP prospects for COVID-19: ✔️ Several older drugs repurposed for COVID-19 PEP have failed in

¿Puede el plasma sanguíneo ser una cura para Covid-19?

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R: La evidencia sugiere que aún no está claro. El Proyecto Nacional de Plasma Convaleciente Covid-19 (“The National Covid-19 Convalescent Plasma Project” (NCCPP)) es un recurso sobresaliente de todos los ensayos clínicos que están en marcha, los artículos científicos claves hasta la fecha e incluye información en cómo donar sangre o de cómo recibir un