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Researchers learn that pregnant women pass along protective COVID antibodies to their babies

Researchers Learn that Pregnant Women Pass Along Protective COVID Antibodies to their Babies Antibodies that guard against COVID-19 can transfer from mothers to babies while in the womb, according to a new study from Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian researchers published in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. This discovery, published Jan. 22, adds […]

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Researchers create a filter for masks that can deactivate SARS-CoV-2 and multi-resistant bacteria

Researchers from the Catholic University of Valencia (UCV), from the Biomaterials and Bioengineering group of the CITSAM (San Alberto Magno Centre for Translational Research), headed by Ángel Serrano, have developed a protective filter with commercial tissues for masks, manufactured with a biofunctional coating of benzalkonium chloride, that can deactivate SARS-CoV-2 a minute after coming into […]

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The top sign that you may have had COVID-19

As we enter cold and flu season, it can be difficult to tell the difference between the symptoms of a mild cold or flu bug and the symptoms of a mild case of COVID-19. After all, these illnesses are all part of the umbrella term coronavirus (via CDC) so there can be some overlap with […]

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A 65p pill can end delusions that haunt thousands with Parkinson's

Ghostly figures, disembodied voices and plagues of bugs: How a 65p pill can end the terrifying delusions that haunt thousands with Parkinson’s NHS trial will offer 200 volunteers chance to try 65p-a-day drug ondansetron Medication, designed to treat cancer-related sickness, can stop hallucinations  Parkinson’s affects 145,000 Britons and also causes problems with movement Ghostly figures that […]