Connect with us

Health

New CDC Study Finds Majority of Those Infected with COVID-19 ‘Always’ Wore Masks – California Globe

Once again it appears there are conflicting facts, data and plenty of opinions about the efficacy of wearing masks to prevent contracting the Coronavirus.

Published

on

post featured image
ADVERTISEMENT

Once again it appears there are conflicting facts, data and plenty of opinions about the efficacy of wearing masks to prevent contracting the Coronavirus.
In addition to causing “maskne” and skin infections on the face and around the mouth, persistent coughing, “mask mouth,” and respiratoryillnesses including lung infections, it turns out that most everyone infected with COVID-19 “always” wore masks, according to a newly published study by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.
The stu…

Click here to view the original article.

Health

986 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Massachusetts, 30 additional deaths – WCVB Boston

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has released the latest COVID-19 case numbers for the state.

Published

on

post featured image
ADVERTISEMENT

BOSTON —The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported an additional 986 confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, bringing the statewide total to 143,927.
There were 17,966 new molecular tests conducted, with an approximately 5.49% daily positive rate.
State health officials also confirmed 30 new COVID-19-related deaths across Massachusetts, bringing the state’s confirmed coronavirus death toll to 9,589.
More than 5.4 million molecular tests for COVID-19 have now been administered in the…

Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading

Health

Can mouthwash protect against coronavirus? Experts discuss results of viral study – Fox News

Before you stockpile Listerine, take the findings of a recent study with a grain of salt — at least until the results are replicated in a human clinical trial,…

Published

on

post featured image
ADVERTISEMENT

Before you stockpile Listerine, take the findings of a recent study with a grain of salt — at least until the results are replicated in a human clinical trial, several experts told Fox News. 
A new study conducted by researchers with Penn State College of Medicine and recently published in the Journal of Medical Virology found that mouthwash and oral rinses can “inactivate” human coronaviruses, with the study authors hypothesizing that these common dental hygiene products could possibly help to…

Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading

Health

Reynolds says hospitals have enough resources to handle COVID-19 spike – KCCI Des Moines

Gov. Kim Reynolds on Thursday said hospitals are telling her they have enough resources to handle the influx of patients as the state reported a new record this…

Published

on

post featured image
ADVERTISEMENT

DES MOINES, Iowa —Gov. Kim Reynolds on Thursday said hospitals are telling her they have enough resources to handle the influx of coronavirus patients as the state reported a new record this week.
There are currently 530 Iowans hospitalized with the virus, down from a record of 535 reported the previous day.
Reynolds said statewide, about 10% of people in Iowa hospitals are there for coronavirus.
Our overall goal, obviously, is to bring that number down, make sure we have the resources, the beds,…

Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading

Trending

You might also like ...

post featured image
The engines of SARS-CoV-2 spread – Science Magazine
post featured image
American Heart Association announces updated CPR guidelines that emphasize recovery – Fox News
post featured image
Hospital Bills For Uninsured COVID-19 Patients Are Covered, But No One Tells Them – NPR