Mass. General study finds that the loss of a pet can potentially trigger mental health issues in children.
Sept. 10, 2020 • ~5 min
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Three new studies show corticosteroids can reduce deaths in critically ill COVID-19 patients. But what about other patients?
Sept. 4, 2020 • ~8 min
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More than half of patients hospitalized with suspected COVID-19 in Michigan during peak months got antibiotics. Later tests showed 96.5% didn't need them.
Aug. 31, 2020 • ~8 min
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Study findings support use of county-level cell phone location data as tool to estimate future trends of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Aug. 31, 2020 • ~4 min
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"These deaths may not only come from those who are hospitalized, but also from those who should have been hospitalized but were not."
Aug. 27, 2020 • ~5 min
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Mass General study shows the benefits of inhaled nitric oxide therapy for pregnant patients with severe and critical COVID-19.
Aug. 26, 2020 • ~6 min
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Researchers have developed a synthetic lining that could deliver drugs in a sustained way to the small intestine, offering hope for those suffering from lactose intolerance, diabetes, and obesity.
Aug. 26, 2020 • ~4 min
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The risk older adults will fall rises before and after a hospitalization. The research indicates that falls can be a sign of underlying health issues.
Aug. 24, 2020 • ~5 min
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Pandemic policy experts offer 10 recommendations that could reduce the risk that a bad flu season on top of the COVID-19 pandemic will overwhelm hospitals.
Aug. 20, 2020 • ~8 min
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