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Abnormal functioning of the immune system is what characterises severe COVID, and can be driven by diabetes, obesity, sex and age.
Although they remain untested as a treatment, this suggests these drugs could be used as a therapeutic against the coronavirus.
New study finds that glasses may help protect from catching coronavirus. But there are plenty of reasons to be cautious about the results. More evidence is needed.
Vaping increases the number of receptors that allow coronavirus to invade your cells and compromises your immune system.
A new study not only shows that the malarial drug chloroquine does not block SARS-CoV-2 from infecting lung cells, but also explains why.
There is speculation about whether a population can achieve some sort of immunity to the virus with as little as 20% infected. What do we really know so far?
Olfaction has been called the Cinderella of the senses because of its neglect by scientific research. But it has come to the forefront in this pandemic.