Using serum (blood) from recovering patients to treat coronavirus infection

Executive Summary It has been hypothesized that blood serum (fluid) from patients who have recovered from COVID-19 could treat infected individuals. Serum contains proteins called antibodies that can bind to the virus and prevent infection. Support this concept is a study that has shown primates who get COVID-19 infection are protected from re-infection. However, otherContinue reading “Using serum (blood) from recovering patients to treat coronavirus infection”

Does Ibuprofen Worsen Coronavirus Infection

Executive Summary There have been concerns that ibuprofen and other anti-inflammatory drugs will worsen COVID-19 infection. This was raised as a theoretical problem in a letter to Lancet. No data was provided to support this concern. This issue has been reinforced by the WHO and the French Health Minister making many individuals want to stopContinue reading “Does Ibuprofen Worsen Coronavirus Infection”