Antibiotics for COVID-19: why it is useless and even dangerous

The COVID-19 pandemic provoked a massive intake of antibiotics without obvious indications - to prevent infection, "just in case" and "to clear the conscience." However, this is dangerous for the sick and for humanity as a whole: this use of antibiotics only increases the resistance of bacteria to antimicrobial drugs. At a critical moment, they may simply ...

Pfizer has created a cure for COVID-19: how it works and when it goes on sale

Pfizer is launching a Phase 2/3 EPIC-PEP global trial of a new oral antiviral drug against COVID-19 for post-exposure prophylaxis in adults, the pharmaceutical company said on its website. EPIC-PEP (Evaluation of COVID-19 Protease Inhibition in Postexposure Prophylaxis) is the third study launched as part of this global ...

Scientists have discovered 'invincible' antibodies to coronavirus: they neutralize all its strains

With the light hand of biologist Jay Nicks, a new treatment with antibodies to all strains of SARS-CoV-2 and other coronaviruses has appeared, Sci-Tech Daily reports. The vaccine, a life-saving COVID-19 vaccine, has brought a ray of hope to our world, which has been in a state of anxiety and stress for almost a year. But…

Flu vaccine during the COVID-19 pandemic: do or not

The flu season and vaccinations are already looming on the horizon, all against the backdrop of the still ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. It is clear that the current flu season will be somewhat different. But people still need to get vaccinated. And right now it may be ...

New vaccine-resistant variant of coronavirus discovered in the United States

A new mutation in the coronavirus, known as the lambda variant, believed to have increased resistance to vaccines, has emerged in the United States. Writes about this Yahoo !. Also known as C.37, the lambda variant was first discovered in Peru in November 2020. Peru was one ...

Covidiot and coronicles: 7 new words that emerged during the pandemic

The author of the Language Link-ug channel on Yandex.Zen talks about what words first appeared in English (and not only) during the coronavirus pandemic. How are your coronules? 1. Covidiot - covid + idiot, covidiot - one who purchases an insane amount of goods, panicking because of ...

In the USA, a report was published that the coronavirus 'escaped' from a Chinese laboratory: what is the document about

A recently released Republican report claims the virus that caused the COVID-19 pandemic has leaked from a Chinese research center. Scientists and intelligence agencies have still not come to a final version of where COVID-19 came from. More about this was told by the edition of Reuters. The report also provides ...

On a rainy day: who are the preppers and what can they teach during a pandemic

“I am seriously interested in what is in the minds of people who furiously buy up all the food and household goods they see? What - there will be hunger? Or will all factories, farms and factories be closed? " - this question was asked by the author of the channel "Notes of an Emigrant, Life in the USA" on ...

Expensive, but effective: a new drug has been found that saves in a severe form of COVID-19

Doctors, pharmacists and scientists have found a new drug for patients with severe covid. This cocktail of antibodies does not save everyone, but many, according to the BBC. A new - and quite expensive - product is a mixture of two types obtained in the laboratory ...

'We'll have to live with it': WHO said the coronavirus could not be eradicated

People will have to learn to live with infectious disease as new strains will emerge. This will be "a model for the future," the WHO said. India TV News writes about it. Eradicating Covid-19 in the world is currently not a "smart goal", 6 stated ...

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