Untested COVID-19 therapies may do more harm than good

Doctors have published a correspondence article warning that untested COVID-19 treatments may do more harm than good. Share on PinterestDoctors warn about the dangers of using untested therapies for COVID-19. A team of doctors has published a correspondence article in the American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology warning that novel approaches to treating […]

What MNT’s experts want you to know now

At the end of March, we asked our medical experts what they wished the public knew about SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19. The answers were insightful. Now, as we move into May and the pandemic evolves, we ask them again. Pandemics, by their nature, do not sit still. Since our...

New drug target for schizophrenia

Researchers in Japan have identified lower levels of a critical lipid in the brains of people with schizophrenia, which could lead to new treatments for the brain disorder. Share on PinterestResearchers have found that levels of a critical lipid are lower in the...

What is the global impact of the new coronavirus pandemic?

Many countries have declared restrictive measures, such as lockdown, shelter in place, or stay at home orders, to contain the pandemic at a local level. However, the wildly differing responses and response timelines have left people wondering if authorities failed to...