Scientists find new link between delirium and brain energy disruption

Scientists from Trinity College Dublin have discovered a new link between impaired brain energy metabolism and delirium—a disorienting and distressing disorder particularly common in the elderly and one that is currently occurring in a large proportion of patients hospitalized with COVID-19 [15th of July 2020]. While much of the research…

Mother’s milk baby’s intestinal bacteria provides

In our intestines countless bacteria, which can affect the digestive, the weight of the body and even our mental health life. US researchers have now found that these intestinal bacteria are transferred from mothers in Breastfeeding their babies. Scientists at the University of British Columbia and the University of Manitoba…

Gilead says remdesivir reduces risk of death in coronavirus patients

Gilead study says remdesivir reduces the risk of death in severely ill coronavirus patients by 62% Gilead compared 312 severely ill coronavirus patients receiving remdesivir compared to 818 patients receiving standard of care  Nearly 75% of those treated with remdesivir recovered compared to 59% not given the drug Only 7.6% of…

Australia locks down second city as global cases top 12 million

Millions of people in Australia’s second-biggest city went into lockdown on Thursday to battle another coronavirus outbreak, as the number of infections worldwide surged past 12 million. Caseloads and death tolls have risen relentlessly in many of the world’s biggest nations, with the virus now claiming over 550,000 lives across…