Cannabis Users More Likely To Experience Wheezing

(CNN)The associations between vaping cannabis and respiratory health symptoms haven’t been fully known before — but one new study has revealed a key discovery. The study, which published Tuesday in the journal JAMA Network Open, found that vaping cannabis at any frequency was linked with symptoms of bronchitis and wheezing in young adults around 19 years old.Toward the end of 2019, mysterious cases of lung injury associated … Continue reading Cannabis Users More Likely To Experience Wheezing

Hundreds of Americans Could Have New UK COVID-19 Strain

(CNN)Researchers studying the new UK strain of the coronavirus think it likely arrived in the US in mid-November, and that many people in the United States could already be infected.”If I had to guess, I would say it’s probably in hundreds of people by now,” said Michael Worobey, head of the department of ecology and evolutionary biology at the University of Arizona. “It’s very possible … Continue reading Hundreds of Americans Could Have New UK COVID-19 Strain

The Drug That Gives ‘Instant Immunity’ To Coronavirus?

A new antibody treatment with the potential to give people instant immunity after being exposed to Covid-19 and prevent illness is being trialled by scientists in the UK.  The drug would offer immediate and long-term protection to patients when it would be too late to offer a vaccine, potentially saving thousands of lives. It could be given as an emergency treatment to hospital inpatients, care home residents … Continue reading The Drug That Gives ‘Instant Immunity’ To Coronavirus?