Study identifies 3 existing drugs that may help treat COVID-19

A team of researchers has identified three repurposed drugs that may be effective in treating COVID-19. In a new study, scientists have found three previously-available drugs that may be effective at treating COVID-19 in its early stages. The research, which appears in the journal ACS Pharmacology & Translational Science, is valuable in helping researchers identify […]

Older men less worried about COVID-19, study suggests

A study has found that older men may worry less about COVID-19 and may be less likely to make behavioral changes in response to the pandemic. Share on PinterestNew research suggests that older men are less likely to worry about COVID-19, despite being at a higher risk...

Gene study investigates rare form of autism

Recent research has shed new light on a particular gene mutation linked to a rare form of autism. Share on PinterestA new study looks at the genetic mechanism behind a rare form of autism. A new study is helping scientists better understand the link between the...

New study warns of COVID-19 impact on cardiovascular health

A recent study shows that a significant number of people who develop coronavirus disease 19 (COVID-19) may experience serious cardiovascular complications. Moreover, some possible treatments of the respiratory disease could end up harming cardiovascular health. Share...

Age-related macular degeneration: Study finds surprising culprit

A new study suggests that a molecule that usually suppresses harmful blood vessel growth may do the opposite in a type of sight loss called age-related macular degeneration (AMD). If confirmed in future studies, the discovery could lead to more effective treatments....