Covid-19 rebound is probably more common than data suggests, but Paxlovid is still effective

As the coronavirus evolves, the number of treatment options that remain effective against new variants has dwindled. Pfizer's antiviral pill Paxlovid is one of the few that remain. However, some people who take Paxlovid -- and some who don't -- experience a rebound case of Covid-19, with a resurgence of symptoms...

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What to know about bipolar disorder and sex

Bipolar disorder causes a person to experience intense shifts in moods, sometimes from a manic state to a depressed state, for example. These shifts can occur with changes in sexual desire, confidence, or sexual function. Though the symptoms vary from person to person, bipolar disorder can disrupt several aspects of a person’s life,...

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Alopecia: FDA approves Olumiant for hair loss treatment

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) originally approved Olumiant (baricitinib) in 2018 to treat rheumatoid arthritis.The approval of Oluminant reportedly marks the first time the FDA approved a “systemic treatment” for this form of alopecia.Olumiant is available in tablet form and is a daily medication. There are several forms of alopecia, including alopecia areata,...

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On average 69 new hospital admissions per day last week

The development of the epidemic is monitored by using a 7-day average and in comparison to the infection events of the previous week. This method enables us to clearly show the respective trends, regardless of the fluctuations in the daily figures.

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Infections and hospital admissions are stabilising, deaths are increasing

The development of the epidemic is monitored by using a 7-day average and in comparison to the infection events of the previous week. This method enables us to clearly show the respective trends, regardless of the fluctuations in the daily figures.

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Trump’s doctors paint a rosy — but vague — picture of his health during Covid-19 treatment

President Donald Trump's physicians on Saturday painted a rosy, but vague, picture of his health as he underwent treatment for coronavirus, saying he was doing well even as they declined to say how high his fever went and whether he ever needed supplemental oxygen.Trump is getting a five-day course of...

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