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By Isabella Isaacs-Thomas
As strained U.S. hospitals brace for a new surge of COVID-19 cases caused by the fast-spreading omicron variant, doctors are warning of yet another challenge: the two standard drugs they’ve used to fight infections are unlikely to work against the…
By Matthew Perrone, Associated Press
Hospitals in Montana and Idaho reported threats and harassment from public officials and family members of patients who were denied treatment with a drug not authorized to treat COVID-19.
By Matt Volz, Kaiser Health News
At least three promising antiviral treatments for COVID-19 are being tested in clinical trials, with results expected as soon as late fall or winter.
By JoNel Aleccia, Kaiser Health News
A year after it became clear that COVID-19 was becoming a pandemic, there is still no cure, but doctors have several innovative treatments. Some are keeping patients out of the hospital entirely.
By William G. Bain, Georgios D. Kitsios, Tomeka L. Suber, The Conversation
By Courtney Vinopal
The Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs committee will hold a second hearing Dec. 8 on early outpatient treatment for COVID-19.
If you or a loved one has COVID-19, here’s what to consider before seeking experimental treatments.
President Trump returned to the White House Monday evening, after spending just under three days at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center for coronavirus treatment. How will his medical care continue outside the hospital, and what does his illness mean…
By Marilynn Marchione, AP Chief Medical Writer
The nearly 1 million people around the world who have lost their lives to COVID-19 have left us a gift: Through desperate efforts to save their lives, scientists now better understand how to treat and prevent the disease — and…
By Bryan McVerry, The Conversation
Three new studies show corticosteroids can reduce deaths in critically ill COVID-19 patients. But what about other patients?…
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