The Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs committee will hold a second hearing Dec. 8 on early outpatient treatment for COVID-19.
By Courtney Vinopal
If you or a loved one has COVID-19, here’s what to consider before seeking experimental treatments.
By JoNel Aleccia, Kaiser Health News
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…
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 Marilynn Marchione, AP Chief Medical Writer
By Bryan McVerry, The Conversation
Three new studies show corticosteroids can reduce deaths in critically ill COVID-19 patients. But what about other patients?…
By William Brangham
Questions are again being raised about whether the Trump administration is injecting politics into science -- and the national pandemic response. Recent moves by the Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention appear to conflict…
By PBS NewsHour
President Trump authorized emergency use of convalescent plasma to treat COVID-19 on Sunday. The treatment, which has been used on more than 64,000 patients already, infuses blood plasma from COVID-19 patients who have recovered and have antibodies with those who…
By Cassandra Quave, The Conversation
Consuming the plant can be lethal to animals and humans.
By Yamiche Alcindor
With the novel coronavirus running rampant across much of the U.S., more states are facing a dilemma about whether to shut down again. In Washington, D.C., political leaders are confronting their own critical choices over a potential new round of…
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