Convalescent plasma therapy for COVID-19: Why is it promising?

Some researchers and doctors have started using plasma from people recovering from COVID-19 to treat others who have developed the disease. Medical News Today spoke to Dr. Arturo Casadevall, from Johns Hopkins University, to learn more about this approach. Share on PinterestWhat is convalescent plasma therapy, and why are some doctors using it to treat […]

Antibody from SARS survivor’s blood neutralizes new coronavirus

An antibody that scientists first identified in a blood sample from a person who recovered from severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) strongly inhibits the virus that causes COVID-19. The scientists who discovered the antibody are racing to bring it to clinical...

Active yoga may help relieve depression symptoms

New research suggests that physically active yoga can help ease depressive symptoms for people with a mental health diagnosis. Share on PinterestPeople experiencing depressive symptoms from other mental health disorders may benefit from doing physically active yoga. A...