Mouthwash may reduce spread of the new coronavirus

Mouthwash may reduce spread of the new coronavirus

A recent scientific review speculates that mouthwash could inhibit the spread of SARS-CoV-2, the virus responsible for COVID-19. Share on PinterestA recent review asks whether standard mouthwash might help reduce coronavirus transmission. A new research review suggests that publicly available mouthwashes could, in theory, inhibit SARS-CoV-2. The team behind the review call for further research […]
MicroRNAs attacking new coronavirus reduce with age, health condition

MicroRNAs attacking new coronavirus reduce with age, health condition

A recent study has identified microRNAs, which are part of the body’s in-cell defense mechanism against viruses, that target SARS-CoV-2. The researchers also say that these decrease with age and certain health conditions. Share on PinterestResearchers have identified...
App-based contact tracing may significantly reduce pandemic spread

App-based contact tracing may significantly reduce pandemic spread

New research has shone further light on the different rates of transmission of SARS-CoV-2, suggesting app-based contact tracing may significantly reduce the spread of the virus. Share on PinterestAn app-based contact tracing system could make it easier to avoid being...
Weight gain may reduce risk of breast cancer before menopause

Weight gain may reduce risk of breast cancer before menopause

New research has found that women who gain weight in early adulthood are at a decreased risk of breast cancer before menopause. Share on PinterestNew research suggests that weight gain may have a protective effect against breast cancer before menopause. A new study,...