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Almost half of HIV diagnoses in Europe are late, with serious impact on health outcomes

Almost half of HIV diagnoses in Europe are among people whose immune systems have already been seriously weakened by HIV, an international team of investigators report in BMC Infectious Diseases. Just under half a million people, half of them in Russia, are estimated to have received a late HIV diagnosis between 2010 and 2016. Late… Read More »

COVID-19 vaccines are being developed at record pace. And that’s a serious concern

Article content continued Part of the problem is that the science keeps shifting, evolving. Is COVID airborne or not? What’s the size of a particle, a droplet? “Should you be six feet away, should it be three feet, should it be 2,000,” Johnson said. “It’s not wrong, it just looks like science doesn’t know.” Safety,… Read More »

Report Suggests Some “Mildly Symptomatic” Covid-19 Patients Endure Serious Long-Term Effects

Woman with coronavirus, sick at home Getty The existence of Covid-19 and the SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes the disease has been known for less than half a year. And so it stands to reason that the precise pathogenesis hasn’t been fully characterized. What’s also unclear at this point are reasons for the differential impact the… Read More »