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Red light could be used to precisely target rheumatoid arthritis drugs

By Clare Wilson Arthritis can be very painfulljubaphoto/iStockphoto/Getty People with rheumatoid arthritis often take potent medicines that relieve their pain but have damaging side-effects. An alternative approach could see the medicines given in a form that is activated when people shine red light on their affected joints, allowing them to take lower doses. The system… Read More »

Rolling lockdowns could be the new normal

Brace yourselves: We’re going to need more lockdowns to get on top of COVID-19. Economists used to dream of exponential growth in relation to the economy. But that same explosive effect seems set to doom us to rolling lockdowns for years to come. Epidemiologists warn not enough is yet known about COVID-19 to predict its… Read More »

As states consider reopening, CDC director warns coronavirus outbreak could be worse this winter

“There’s a possibility that the assault of the virus on our nation next winter will actually be even more difficult than the one we just went through,” CDC Director Dr. Robert Redfield said in an interview with The Washington Post. “And when I’ve said this to others, they kind of put their head back, they… Read More »