Southern Indian states have declared a state of emergency

Two southern Indian states have declared a state of emergency, as coronavirus cases spread at a breakneck pace through the country and pressure increases on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government to enforce a national shutdown.

One week after obtaining a federal green light from Pfizer and BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine

On Friday, only one week after obtaining a federal green light from Pfizer and BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine, the Food and Drug Administration officially approved a second emergency vaccine—this one produced by Moderna.

Pfizer will only be able to deliver 2.9 million doses in the first few days

It is expected that Pfizer will only be able to deliver 2.9 million doses in the first few days and only up to 6.4 million doses by 19 December, according to Operation Warp Speed, the government’s vaccine effort.

Public health authorities and drug manufacturers need to be open regarding the side effects of coronavirus vaccine

Public health authorities and drug manufacturers need to be open regarding the side effects of coronavirus vaccines, doctors say.

Interleukin-1 has been involved as a mediator of chronic pericarditis

Interleukin-1 has been involved as a mediator of chronic pericarditis.

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals has paused critically ill COVID-19 patients’ enrollment

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals has paused critically ill COVID-19 patients’ enrollment with its trial studying the antibody cocktail treatment, which was fond of President Trump earlier this month.

It is a mystery that increased dementia risk linked to drugs commonly used to treat intestinal, respiratory and mood disorders

Anticholinergic drugs are utilized to produce a panoply of factors—for depression and psychosis, bladder and gastrointestinal conditions, allergies and symptoms of Parkinson’s disease. Yet, within the study published Monday in Journal of the American Medical Association’s Internal Medicine, patients over age 55 who used strong anticholinergic medication daily for more than four years had aContinue reading “It is a mystery that increased dementia risk linked to drugs commonly used to treat intestinal, respiratory and mood disorders”