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COVID-19 News - Monocytes - Dendritic Cells Alterations   Feb 04, 2023  8 hours ago
COVID-19 News: A new study by Swedish researchers from Linköping University - Sweden and Ryhov County Hospital, Jönköping – Sweden has that SARS-CoV-2 infections especially in those that were hospitalized, caused major alterations to key components of the immune system such as the monocytes and dendritic cells for up to six months after recovery!   According to the stud...
COVID-19 News - Compartmentalized SARS-CoV-2 Infection In The Human Body  Feb 03, 2023  1 day ago
COVID-19 News: A new study by researchers from Harvard University has revealed compartmentalized SARS-CoV-2 infection in the human body according to cell and tissue types and with the virus itself evolving and mutating to sustain its existence in these sub-micro environments!  The study findings besides showing the existence of viral reservoirs and also validating viral persistence, also has ...
COVID-19 News - Eye And Visions Issues - Nikhil P & Kittisak M  Feb 03, 2023  2 days ago
COVID-19 News: Over the last few days, lot of new cases reports have appeared in various peer reviewed medical journals showing the SARS-CoV-2 infections are causing a variety of eye and vision issues especially in the Post COVID phases! In this COVID-19 News coverage, we highlight the most recent ones and the issues that seem to be manifesting more in the infected and also in those after so ca...
Medical Innovations - Vortex Ultrasound Enabled Endovascular Thrombolysis  Feb 02, 2023  2 days ago
Medical Innovations: With the incidence of COVID-19, Post COVID and also Post vaccine associated cerebral venous sinus thrombosis (CVST) skyrocketing globally, a new medical innovation by medical scientists from the North Carolina State University-USA could not have arrived at a more opportune time.   The research team have developed an ultrasound transducer that can disrupt blood clot...
COVID-19 News - Head And Neck Cancers - By Nikhil P & Kittisak M  Feb 02, 2023  3 days ago
COVID-19 News: There is growing consensus among oncologists and researchers that the continuous onslaught of SARS-CoV-2 infections especially by newer more immune evasive variants and sub-lineages will eventually drive the incidence rate of head and neck cancers globally.   We are not talking about the overwhelmed public healthcare infrastructures caused by COVID-19 that is delaying proper ...
Drug News - Domperidone  Feb 01, 2023  3 days ago
Drug News: Health Canada has reported that is reviewing the safety of the drug Domperidone, a pharmaceutical compound that blocks dopamine to the brain and is often prescribed to aid with speeding up digestion. Domperidone (Motilium) is basically a medicine that increases the movements or contractions of the stomach and bowel. Domperidone is also used to treat nausea and vomiting caused by o...
HIV News - Two Separate Latent HIV Resevoirs  Feb 01, 2023  4 days ago
HIV News: Researchers from the University Of North Carolina-United States have discovered that beside the CD4+ cells in blood and lymph tissues that serve as a reservoir for latent HIV, the T Cells in the CNS (Central Nervous System) are also another reservoir for latent HIV virus! This further adds to complications for researchers trying to find a cure for HIV.   Typically, when individual...
COVID-19 News - Pulmonary Tuberculosis in Post COVID  Feb 01, 2023  4 days ago
Medical Thailand: Researchers from the Department of Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Prince of Songkhla University-Thailand have in a new study validated that there is an increased incidence of detecting pulmonary tuberculosis (PTB) in patients hospitalized with COVID-19 pneumonia compared with that in the general population.   The study findings shockingly showed that the cumulative inc...
COVID-19 News- Ciclesonide - Nsp3 - Nsp4 Mutations  Feb 01, 2023  4 days ago
COVID-19 News: Researchers from the Research Center for Influenza and Respiratory Viruses, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Murayama Branch, Tokyo-Japan have in a new study discovered that the usage of the inhaled asthma drug ciclesonide is causing frequent occurrences of SARS-CoV-2 NSp3 And Nsp4 Mutations!   Thailand Medical News had in our previous COVID-19 News coverages s...
COVID-19 News - Class Switch To IgG4 Antibodies  Jan 31, 2023  4 days ago
COVID-19 News: A new study conducted by German researchers have shown that repeated doses of the mRNA shot can cause a class switch towards noninflammatory, spike-specific IgG4 antibodies which can damage both the innate and adaptive immunity and create a condition of dysfunctional immunity! This can also pave the way for enhanced viral persistence!   The study team comprised of scientists ...
Long COVID News - Dysregulated Metabolism And Inflammation In Long COVID  Jan 30, 2023  5 days ago
Long COVID-19 News: A new study by German researchers have found that that dysregulated metabolism and Inflammation contributes to many ongoing symptoms found in individuals with Long COVID.   The study team comprised scientists from University of Tübingen--Germany and the University Hospital Tübingen-Germany.   Numerous past studies and Long COVID-19 News coverages indicate ...
COVID-19 News - DY.1 - BA.5 Sublineage  Jan 30, 2023  6 days ago
COVID-19 News: Various New BA.5 sub-lineages are continuing to emerge globally as the SARS-CoV-2 continues to evade all forms of immunity, be it by previous infections or even by vaccine or booster induced immunity, not to forget that it is also mutating to evade all the current antivirals being used and even repurposed drugs or supplements being used unofficially to curtail its presence or viral ...
U.S. Medical News - Under-reporting COVID-19 Deaths  Jan 29, 2023  6 days ago
U.S Medical News: A new detailed study by American researchers has found extensive under-reporting of COVID-19 deaths in various counties across the United States.   The study team comprised of researchers from the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Boston University School of Public Health, University of Washington School of Public Health, RTI International-North Carolina and Robert...
COVID-19 News - Bivalent - XBB.1.5  Jan 29, 2023  7 days ago
COVID-19 News: An independent study conducted by researchers from Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston-USA and also the Los Alamos National Laboratory, New Mexico-USA has found that the XBB.1.5 variant escapes neutralizing antibody responses after bivalent mRNA boosting, raising questions about the efficacy of the bivalent shots!   While a number of studies being promoted by twitter...
COVID-19 Drugs - Fluvoxamine Causes Heart Valve Disease  Jan 28, 2023  7 days ago
COVID-19 Drugs: Researchers from Columbia University’s Department of Surgery in collaboration with the Pediatric Heart Valve Center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), the University of Pennsylvania, and the Valley Hospital Heart Institute have discovered that serotonin can impact the mitral valve of the heart and potentially accelerate a cardiac condition known as degenerat...
COVID-19 News - Post COVID - Autoimmune Diseases  Jan 28, 2023  8 days ago
COVID-19 News: A news German study has found that people who have been exposed to the SARS-CoV-2 virus have a 42.6 percent higher likelihood of acquiring autoimmunity and various autoimmune diseases!   While different respiratory, cardiovascular, neurological and mental diseases as well as various symptoms in the context of long/post-COVID have been studied with routine health care data, th...
Norovirus News  Jan 28, 2023  8 days ago
Norovirus News: The UK Health Safety Agency (UKHSA) has issued the latest report about norovirus infections in the country with a warning that there is a sudden unusual surge of norovirus infections in the country with cases soaring 37% higher than pre-pandemic average! https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/national-norovirus-and-rotavirus-surveillance-reports-2022-to-2023-season/national-norov...
COVID-19-News -SARS-CoV-2 - HTLV-1 Activation  Jan 27, 2023  8 days ago
COVID-19 News: Many are unaware of a sexually transmitted virus called HTLV-1, or as human T-cell leukemia virus type 1 that can cause a type of cancer called adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma (ATL).   It also causes a progressive nervous system condition known as HTLV-1-associated myelopathy or tropical spastic paraparesis (HAM/TSP).    Other diseases connected to HTLV-1 infection i...
EGCG Supplements -Green Tea - Epigallocatechin Gallate   Jan 27, 2023  8 days ago
While there has been many articles and studies extolling the health benefits of green tea and its phytochemical catechin: Epigallocatechin Gallate (EGCG), many are unaware of drinking green tea often or even taking green tea or EGCG supplements cause liver damage in some!   In fact, in the current COVID-19 pandemic, as a result of many studies showing that green tea and the phytochemical Ep...
COVID-19 Research - ORF3a Is Not A Viroporin  Jan 27, 2023  9 days ago
COVID-19 Research: A new study that was funded by the U.S. NIH has found that despite earlier claims by many, the SARS-CoV-2 accessory protein ORF3A is not an ion channel but does interact with trafficking proteins.   Typically, the SARS-CoV-2 and SARS-CoV-1 accessory protein Orf3a colocalizes with markers of the plasma membrane, endocytic pathway, and Golgi apparatus.   However certai...
COVID-19 News - Pediatric Kidney Disease - acute tubulointerstitial nephritis (aTIN)   Jan 27, 2023  9 days ago
COVID-19 News: Medical researchers and pediatric specialists from over 28 hospitals medical colleges and research institutions in France are warning that Post COVID children and teenagers are at a high risk of developing kidney disease after a recent study that was conducted by the team revealed disturbing data.   The study team led by medical scientists from the Department of Pediatric Nep...
U.S. Medical News - COVID-19 - Opportunistic Pneumonia - Trichosporon Asahii  Jan 26, 2023  9 days ago
U.S. Medical News: Medical researchers from Loma Linda University Murrieta Campus, Murrieta, California-USA have reported the first documented case report of a COVID-19 patient with opportunistic pneumonia caused by the rare fungus: Trichosporon Asahii. A) CT Chest with contrast on admission. B) CT chest without contrast on hospital day 20. Trichosporon asahii (formerly Trichosporon beigelii) i...
COVID-19 News - BF.7.14.1  Jan 26, 2023  10 days ago
COVID-19 News: One of China’s predominant circulating SARS-CoV-2 variants ie BA.7.14 has spawned a new sublineage BA.7.14.1 with spike mutation V83F and also open reading frame mutations ORF1ab:I1203V, ORF1ab:K2901T and ORF3a:A98V.  https://github.com/cov-lineages/pango-designation/issues/1580   The new BF.7.14.1 sublineage is a short long branch with four AA mutation: S:V83F in ...
COVID-19 News - Cardiovascular Autonomic Dysfunction   Jan 26, 2023  10 days ago
COVID-19 News: A new study by European researchers have found that SARS-CoV-2 infections can lead to cardiovascular autonomic dysfunction in many.   Unlike direct virus effects on the heart which is also another occurrence of SARS-CoV-2 infections, cardiovascular autonomic neuropathy (CAN) encompasses virus damage to the autonomic nerve fibers that innervate the heart and blood vessels...
COVID-19 News - Excess Deaths  Jan 25, 2023  10 days ago
COVID-19 News: The latest European mortality monitoring project report for the second week of January 2023 has shown that excess deaths are increasing by more than 35% for most of Europe and considering that the data is based on compiled reported data from various countries in Europe, we can easily assume that the actual figures could be much higher as many governments are trying to conceal actual...
COVID-19 News - ORF8 Inhibits Complement System  Jan 25, 2023  11 days ago
COVID-19 News: Researchers from the Neurobiology and Drug Discovery (NDD) Laboratory, Department of Molecular Medicine (DMM), Jamia Hamdard University, New Delhi-India and the School of Biosciences and Bioengineering, Indian Institute of Technology Mandi, Himachal Pradesh- India have discovered that the SARS-CoV-2 encoded ORF8 protein exhibits complement inhibitory properties and as a result disru...
Medical News - Reversing T-Cell Dysfunctionality  Jan 25, 2023  11 days ago
Medical News: Researchers from the Department of Microbial Infection and Immunity, College of Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus – USA has discovered a method to reverse T Cell Dysfunctionality that typically occurs during viral infections and cancer by rebalancing the TGFβ1/BMP signals.   This discovery might also prove useful in the current context of SARS-CoV-2 indu...
COVID-19 Updates  Jan 24, 2023  11 days ago
COVID-19 Updates:   Current RT-PCR And ATK Tests May Not Be Sensitive To XBB Sub-Lineages And Also Newer Emerging Subvariants.   There are concerns after reports by numerous physicians and also researchers that the current ATK test kits and even Rt-PCR testing platforms might not be sensitive to the various XBB sub-lineages and also newer emerging subvariants.   The U.S. FDA will...
COVID-19 News - Immunodeficiency  Jan 24, 2023  12 days ago
COVID-19 News: The German Federal Minister Karl Lauterbach has issued a warning that exposure to the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus will lead to an incurable SARS-CoV-2 immunodeficiency condition and that repeated reinfection will also deplete and worsen the immune system! https://www.n-tv.de/politik/Lauterbach-warnt-vor-unheilbarer-Immunschwaeche-durch-Corona-article23860527.html   https://germany.d...
COVID-19 News - Genomic Surveillance  Jan 23, 2023  12 days ago
COVID-19 News: We are currently in a very dangerous phase of the COVID-19 pandemic and its time that the WHO and also health authorities of various countries wake up!   Genomic surveillance is dropping and many countries are submitting fewer samples for genomic screening and uploading data on global sharing platforms like GISAID and worse many are also conducting sequencing less frequently!...
COVID-19 News - Alterations Of Circulating Peptidome   Jan 23, 2023  13 days ago
COVID-19 News: A new study by researchers from the University of Piemonte Orientale – Italy and Sant’Andrea Hospital – Italy has found that SARS-CoV-2 infections leads to alterations of the circulating peptidome. Circulating peptides are involved and play a critical role in many cellular and physiological functions and passively diffuse through cell membranes and epithelial ba...
COVID-19 News - East Asian Variants - China - Japan  Jan 22, 2023  13 days ago
COVID-19 News: The SARS-CoV-2 East Asian variants BF.7.14, BF.7.15, BF.5.1, BF.5.2, BA.5.2.48, BA.5.2.49 and the latest BA.5.2.50 are continuing to wreak havoc not in China and Japan but have also started new rise of infections in Taiwan, South Korea and Hong Kong and it its expected that many South East Asia countries especially those promoting their countries as tourist destinations to the Chine...
COVID-19 News - XBB.1.5 Fizzling Out  Jan 22, 2023  14 days ago
COVID-19 News: While there has been so much undue commotion about the XBB.1.5 variant generated by certain 'virologists' and variant trackers especially one from Canada seeking fame and also by a certain American Chinese drama queen ‘epidemiologists’ from the U.S., latest emerging data is showing that the XBB.1.5 surge is gradually 'dying off' in the United States, Unit...
U.S. Medical News - New Strain Of Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea  Jan 21, 2023  14 days ago
U.S. Medical News: Health authorities in Massachusetts, United States on Thursday reported two cases of patients with a novel strain of gonorrhea that exhibited drug resistance to all current antibiotics available. Though there are other such strains of drug resistance gonorrhea strains in the United Kingdom and also parts Asia pacific, this is the first strain to date that was seemingly aggressiv...
COVID-19 News - Repetitive Boosters Causes Immune Tolerance   Jan 20, 2023  15 days ago
COVID-19 News: A new study by researchers from Chongqing Medical University-China and the First Affiliated Hospital of Chongqing Medical University- China has found that repetitive COVID-19 booster shots cause humoral and cellular immune tolerance in mice!   The repetitive applications of vaccine boosters have been brought up in face of continuous emergence of SARS-CoV-2 variants with neutr...
COVID-19 News - Risk Of Cardiovascular Deaths  Jan 19, 2023  17 days ago
COVID-19 News: A new study by researchers from the University of Hong Kong has found that all post COVID individuals have an increased risk of death from cardiovascular issues for at least 18 months after infection or even longer!   The study that involved nearly 160,000 participants showed that SARS-CoV-2 infections irrespective being asymptomatic or even mildly or moderately symptomatic, ...
COVID-19 News - Oxysterols And Acylcarnitines - Disease Severity  Jan 18, 2023  18 days ago
COVID-19 News: A new study by Saudi scientist from King Abdulaziz University and King Abdulaziz University Hospital has found that SARS-CoV-2 infections lead to the buildup of oxysterols in erythrocytes and also the accumulation of acylcarnitines, both of which can be toxic and damaging to the host cells, contributing to disease severity.   Oxysterols are the oxidation products of cholester...
COVID-19 News - XBB.1.5 - CH.1.1 - CA.3.1 - Fusogenic  Jan 18, 2023  18 days ago
COVID-19 News: A new study led by researchers from Ohio State University-USA has found that the current SARS-CoV-2 subvariants that are predominant in circulation in various parts of the world ie XBB.1.5 alias Kraken, CH.1.1 and CA.3.1 are far more fusogenic than the BA.2 variant with the potential to increase the risk of disease severity in those infected!   Worryingly, the study also foun...
COVID-19 News - WHO New Guidelines  Jan 17, 2023  18 days ago
COVID-19 News: With the current COVID-19 crisis emerging to be more bleak despite concealments and cover ups by government and health authorities and fake news dissemination by mainstream media like the BBC and members of its ‘Trusted News’ Initiative, the WHO has issued new guidelines for the COVID-19 pandemic including masking and a isolation period of 10 days for those that are infe...
COVID-19 News - East Asian Variants - BF.7.15 - BA.5.2.48 - BA.5.2.49 - BF.5.1 - BF.5.2  Jan 17, 2023  19 days ago
COVID-19 News: There are some ignorant researchers and experts on twitter and on other garbage mainstream media claiming that the variants circulating in China have been in circulation in other countries before and that as a result of previous exposure during the BA.5 surges or exposure to these past BF or BA.5.2 sub-lineages, most would be protected from the Chinese variants.   This is com...
COVID-19 News - Antibodies-Safe?  Jan 16, 2023  19 days ago
COVID-19 News: Pardon my ignorance and stupidity but was the human body developed to be able to withstand the frequent and sudden boost of antibodies by frequent COVID-19 jabs and boosters for a particular antigen like 2 to 4 times a year or even to deal with the antibodies elicited by constant infections or reinfections now that we have having continuous onslaught by various emerging SARS-CoV-2 v...
Long COVID-19 News - Immune Dysfunction  Jan 16, 2023  20 days ago
Long COVID News: A new study by researchers from The Kirby Institute at the University of New South Wales-Australia, St Vincent’s Hospital, Darlinghurst, New South Wales-Australia, University of Melbourne-Australia and Monash University-Australia has found that immune dysfunction persists for up to 8 months after initial mild or moderate SARS-CoV-2 infection!   There has been growing ...
Long COVID News - Post COVID Chronic Coughs- Cure  Jan 15, 2023  20 days ago
Long COVID News: Chronic coughs is a constant issue seen in many post-COVID individuals and unknown to many, the reason behind this is a secondary upper respiratory tract infection (URTI) known as Chronic Epipharyngitis caused as a result of exposure to the SARS-CoV-2 virus causing the epipharyngeal mucosa to become inflamed.   Chronic epipharyngitis is considered a residual immune response...
COVID-19 News - China - COVID-19 Deaths  Jan 15, 2023  21 days ago
COVID-19 News: Only stupids and dimwits would believe anything that originates from Chinese health or government agencies! They have lost any credibility since the SARS-CoV-2 crisis first started as they have never been truthful about anything. But the again they are not much different from the health and government authorities from countries like the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, New ...
COVID-19 News - Japan  Jan 14, 2023  21 days ago
COVID-19 News: Japan, one of the few countries that boast high vaccination and booster rates involving the mRNA vaccines from the West is going through an unprecedented COVID-19 crisis as death rates continue to rise since November 2022, with more than 503 COVID-19 deaths reported in the last 24 hours according to official sources. https://covid19.mhlw.go.jp/extensions/public/en/index.html   ...
COVID-19 News - hypoalbuminemia  Jan 14, 2023  22 days ago
COVID-19 News: A new meta-analysis study by researchers from Department of Hepatology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou-China and  Mei-Zhu Hong, Department of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Mengchao Hepatobiliary Hospital of Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou-China on the liver chemistries of severe or non-severe patients of COVID-19 has revealed interesting in...
COVID-19 News - New SARS-CoV-2 Variants  Jan 14, 2023  22 days ago
COVID-19 Updates: Yes, more good news emerging which will make Gates, Fauci, Obama, Schwab, Dazak and DARPA proud of their achievements as the new emerging SARS-CoV-2 subvariants and sub-lineages are the perfect tools to keep population control in check without causing the stupid masses to panic or react.   Unlike the earlier SARS-CoV-2 variants like the wildtype Wuhan variant or the Alpha ...
COVID-19 News - East Asian Variants - BF.7.14, BF.7.15, BF.5.1, BF.5.2  Jan 13, 2023  22 days ago
COVID-19 News: While the ignorant Western media along with garbage Indian news sites are sensationalizing the XBB.1.5 variant which has also been stupidly named as the Kraken variant after a mythological Nordic sea monster by some twitter Canadian ‘expert’, many other virologists, immunologists, medical researchers and health authorities have also joined the bandwagon and are only focu...
COVID-19 News - United Kingdom  Jan 13, 2023  23 days ago
COVID-19 News: While British health analytical firm Airfinity is busy making projections about death rates in China, the company along with members of the dodgy BBC media and unethical members of Trusted News Initiative that includes Reuters and Associated Press helping to disseminate such news, none of them of covered about the catastrophic COVID-19 crisis that has been unfolding in the United Ki...
Source: COVID-19 News - Excess Deaths -UK  Jan 12, 2023  23 days ago
COVID-19 News: While the government and health authorities in UK have been busy finding ways to either conceal or manipulate data with regards to the daily COVID-19 infections, hospitalization and deaths, recent reports from the Office of National Statistics (ONS) are showing that excess death rates in the United Kingdom is rising at a very exponential phase.   In December 2022 alone, for t...
Outbreak News: Avian Flu H5N6  Jan 12, 2023  24 days ago
Outbreak News: Scientist are warning that more sporadic cases of human infections of avian flu H5N6 can be expected in 2023 after cases emerged in Ecuador and China.   H5N6 is a subtype of the species Influenza A virus, often referred to as bird flu virus as it typically infects birds, chickens and other fowl. Infected birds shed the virus in their saliva, mucous, and feces.   The H5N6...
COVID-19 Drugs - N-Acetylcysteine or NAC  Jan 12, 2023  24 days ago
COVID-19 Drugs: A new study by Italian researchers have found that NAC or N-Acetylcysteine is not only an effective antiviral agent against all of the SARS-CoV-2 variants but also has immunomodulatory properties that can help prevent disease severity.   Thailand Medical News had as early as April 2020 written about the benefits of taking NAC or N-Acetylcysteine supplements to help prevent C...
COVID-19 News - Pneumomediastinum  Jan 11, 2023  24 days ago
COVID-19 News: Yet again, but this time by researchers from UK, Pakistan and Qatar, are reporting clinical cases of patients with COVID-19 manifesting pneumomediastinum or mediastinal emphysema that can contribute to respiratory failure.   Pneumomediastinum, also known as mediastinal emphysema, is a condition in which air is present in the mediastinum (the space in the chest between th...
COVID-19 News - Chinese Vectors  Jan 11, 2023  25 days ago
COVID-19 News: Forget about the COVID-19 catastrophe unfolding in China at the moment as the sudden relaxing of travel restrictions are now driving millions of sick and SARS-CoV-2 infected Chinese to not only seek treatment in countries that are desperate for the tourist dollar but also to seek out medical supplies, drug and other essential stocks, in the process helping to spread the COVID-19 dis...
COVID-19 News - BF.7.14 - BA.5.2.48 - BA.5.2.49  Jan 11, 2023  25 days ago
COVID-19 News: While some of the European, Canadian researchers and variant trackers and one Chinese researcher who is hoping to get political asylum in the West eventually, are over hyping the XBB.1.5 variant which the same ‘group of racist boy bullies’ have named as the Kraken variant after a mythological Nordic sea monster (If Thailand Medical News does something like that, some bas...
Medical News - Cervical Cancer  Jan 10, 2023  26 days ago
Researchers from University of California Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center – Sacramento have shockingly found that more women aged 65 and above are dying from cervical cancer. This occurrence is not just being witnessed in California or United States alone but also globally as well. Among the many reasons contributing to this occurrence is the current screening and follow up guidelines. &...
COVID-19 News - BF Variant  Jan 10, 2023  26 days ago
COVID-19 News: While researchers, experts and health authorities in many parts of the world are claiming that new Omicron variants, sub-lineages and recombinant variants that are currently in circulation are not as pathogenic and serious as the Delta variants, in the last few weeks we are witnessing the incidence of COVID-19 associated pneumonia rising in many parts of the world.   During t...
COVID-19 News - XBL Recombinant Variant - Malaysia - Hantu Besar  Jan 09, 2023  26 days ago
COVID-19 News: Yet another worrisome variant has been identified, this time in Malaysia in the last 48 hours. Virologist and variant trackers have designated the name XBL for this new recombinant variant that is believed to involve the variants XBB.1 and BA.2.75. https://cov-spectrum.org/explore/World/AllSamples/Past6M/variants?aaMutations=ORF1a%3AS1221L%2CS%3AF486P&nucMutations=G3446A%2CA2037...
COVID-19 News - China - Variants - West  Jan 08, 2023  28 days ago
COVID-19 News: The way that current COVID-19 pandemic is being handled by so called ‘experts’ is really laughable and mankind is really going to pay for hefty price if nothing is done fast. 2023 is indeed going to be a fun year by the way things are unfolding.   Because of the incompetency of many ‘experts’ and authorities coupled with the pseudo and fake science tha...
Strep A News - Australia - UK - Canada  Jan 07, 2023  28 days ago
Strep A News: To date, although only 151 people have died from Strep A infections including 39 children in the United Kingdom in this ongoing Winter surge that started in late September 2022, more than 35,616 cases have already been recorded and a lot more are under investigation or pending laboratory reports. https://www.gov.uk/government/news/ukhsa-update-on-scarlet-fever-and-invasive-group-a-st...
COVID-19 News - China's BF.71.4 Variant and BA.5.2..48 Variant - Pneumonia  Jan 07, 2023  29 days ago
COVID-19 News: New worrisome data is indicating that the new BF.7 variant in China spotting the spike mutation C1243F and a variety of new BA.5.2 sub-lineages are driving pneumonia and ARDS in many infected patients not just those in the vulnerable groups. (The aged, the young, the obese, the immunocompromised, those with existing comorbidities such as diabetes high blood pressure, kidney and hear...
COVID-19 News - XBB.1.5 Symptoms  Jan 06, 2023  29 days ago
COVID-19 News: While many so called ‘experts’ claim that XBB.1.5 symptoms and clinical manifestations are similar to previous Omicron variants, we are finding based on data collated from online searches, reported observations by clinicians in New York, Connecticut, New Jersey and Massachusetts and also from various reports by individuals who tested positive for COVID-19 from these four...
COVID-19 News - Australia  Jan 06, 2023  30 days ago
COVID-19 News: Readers have to understand that we are currently living in the worst of times as those controlling the COVID-19 narratives are controlling Governments and mainstream media and only allowing the release of  data and news that benefits them and their agenda… which is to basically to hoodwink the ignorant masses that the COVID-19 shots and boosters prevents disease severity...
COVID-19 News- Japan - XBF - BF.7 -BF.5  Jan 06, 2023  30 days ago
COVID-19 News: while the world is more focused on COVID-19 catastrophe unfolding China, worried about the American variant XBB.1.5 and also concerned about the collapse of the NHS in UK due to the COVID-19 surge…what is brewing in Japan that seems to be showing no respite has been largely ignored by the Western mainstream media and also virologist and variant trackers!   Since late N...
COVID-19 News - XBB.1.5 - BF.7 - BA.5.2  Jan 06, 2023  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: While some stupids named XBB.1.5 as Kraken, a legendary frightful sea-monster of enormous size said to appear off the coasts of Norway to instill fear in the masses and was surprisingly adopted by many hypocritical virologists and variant trackers who in the past accused Thailand Medical News of being a fear monger (White racist hypocrites always have double standards!), people shou...
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-NSP2   Jan 05, 2023  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: A new study by researchers from Queen’s University Belfast, Belfast, UK has discovered that the SARS-CoV-2 encoded non-structural protein 2 (NSP2) enhances microRNA-mediated translational repression.   It is already known that most viruses utilize miRNAs to impair the host antiviral immune system and facilitate viral infection by expressing their own miRNAs or co-opting...
COVID-19 News - Essential Oils - Post COVID  Jan 05, 2023  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: Racist white Westerners particularly those form the United Kingdom, United States, Germany and Switzerland always tend to think that only their medical news sites and their experts are the only reliable sources of medical information but ironically and deservingly, most of the countries with the highest COVID-19 deaths and also from other common diseases tend to be in their own coun...
COVID-19 News - XBB.1.5 Is Not SARS-CoV-3  Jan 05, 2023  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: Ever since WHO gave updates about the XBB.1.5 variant, the ignorant masses are once again listening to a certain character from the NECSI claiming that XBB.1.5 is so distantly different from SARS-CoV-1 and SARS-CoV-2 with many of his dumb followers (Note: Having a degree or a post-grad does not mean one is smart…many of them are just as dumb as hell!) now calling for XBB.1.5 ...
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 Small RNAs  Jan 04, 2023  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: Scientist from John Hopkins University-USA along with researchers from the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) and German Cancer Consortium (DKTK)-Germany along with Heidelberg Biolabs GmbH-Germany have discovered the presence of distinct and unique viral short RNAs in the SARS-CoV-2 RNA transcriptome and this new startling discovery could have major ramifications in terms in what ...
Thailand COVID-19 News - Chinese Travelers  Jan 04, 2023  1 month ago
Thailand COVID-19 News: Thailand should not join other countries in discriminating against Chinese travelers as quiet honestly it serves no purpose as the country has already let tens of thousands of tourists from other countries facing COVID-19 onslaughts and new SARS-CoV-2 variants and sub-lineages including tourists and travelers from the United Kingdom, the United States, Japan, South Korea an...
COVID-19 News- New Omicron Subvariants - ORF8 mutations  Jan 03, 2023  1 month ago
COVID1-9 News: A new study conducted by researchers from the Department of Immunobiology and the Department of Molecular Cellular and Developmental Biology at Yale School of Medicine-USA has found that the Omicron subvariants are evolving to further escape the human host immune system by sprouting new mutations on the ORF8 proteins to help the virus escape from MHC-1 recognition.   Various ...
COVID-19 News - XBB1.5- BF.7  Jan 03, 2023  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: We now have media and so called ‘experts’ claiming that the XBB.1.5 variant is mild or that even the BF.7 variant and its various emerging sub-lineages from China are mild and there is no cause for worry! https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/xbb-1-5-tally-up-to-5-says-insacog-patients-show-mild-symptoms/articleshow/96692874.cms   (Also Google: Experts Urge End ...
COVID-19 News -America Entering Hyperendemic Phase  Jan 03, 2023  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: The United States is entering a worrisome hyperendemic phase as emerging data is showing that the COVID-19 positivity data in many states across the country is now exceeding more than 50 percent and considering that there is not much testing done coupled with the fact the current rapid antigen test kits used by many are no longer that reliable, the actual rates could be much higher....
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 Causes Psychosis  Jan 02, 2023  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: Italian researchers based on their study findings and also from data collated from two documented clinical cases studies are warning that SARS-CoV-2 infections can also lead to the new onset of psychosis.   Psychosis is a multifactorial condition that typically involves delusions, hallucinations, and disorganized thought, speech or behavior.   Typical as with many other ...
Research News  Jan 02, 2023  1 month ago
An interesting claim has been made by a medical professional in California that says that all COVID-19 shots and jab research were flawed as they did not address the issue about the transportation mechanism of the produced antibodies to the site where they are most needed ie the lung alveolar sacs.   According to Dr Joseph Lee’s claims, the COVID-19 antibodies are molecules that weigh...
COVID-19 News - UK COVID-19 Crisis  Jan 01, 2023  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: The COVID-19 crisis has reached a catastrophic point in the United Kingdom that reflects the country is even in a far worse off position than China!   The WHO should also urgently intervene and also request the British government to be more transparent as there has been no COVID-19 deaths being reported for the past few days now despite the fact that daily symptomatic COVID-1...
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 Causes Monocytes To Become Dysfunctional  Jan 01, 2023  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: A new study led by researchers from Imperial College London has shown that SARS-CoV-2 infections causes monocytes which are part of the innate immune system to become dysfunctional as a result of transcriptional reprogramming which also makes them adopt a pro-thrombotic signature.   Monocytes are a type of leukocyte or white blood cell. They are the largest type of leukocyte ...
COVID-19 News - Frequent Boosters - Humoral Immunity Tolerance  Jan 01, 2023  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: A new study led by researchers from Department of Immunology, College of Basic Medicine, Chongqing Medical University-China involving mice models have found that extended course of recombinant receptor binding domain (RBD) vaccine boosters actually leads to humoral immune tolerance instead of functional humoral immunity and also impairs serum neuralization activity along with i...
New York COVID-19 News  Jan 01, 2023  1 month ago
New York COVID-19 News: While daily COVID-19 infections seem to be decreasing in New York, possible due to lack of testing and also due to the holidays, hospitalization rates are going up. https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2021/us/new-york-covid-cases.html   https://projects.thecity.nyc/2020_03_covid-19-tracker/   The XBB.1.5 variant is the leading predominant variant in the United S...
COVID-19 News - 2023 SARS-CoV-2 Variants and Sublineages  Jan 01, 2023  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: Inspired by the morons in mid-September of 2022 that said that the COVID-19 pandemic is over, the SARS-CoV-2 Omicron lineages accelerated their phase of convergent evolution and started spawning sub-lineages with carefully chosen mutations that not only enhanced its transmissibility and infectivity but also increased its immune evasiveness. https://www.npr.org/2022/09/19/1123767437/...
COVID-19 News - UK SARS-CoV-2 And NHS Crisis  Dec 31, 2022  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: In the past few days, since Thailand Medical News first broke the warning about the possible impact from Chinese travelers after the relaxation of travel measures by Chinese authorities and also about the lack of genomic sequencing data from China, the Western mainstream media has only been focusing on various issues on China but have failed to report about the unfolding COVID-19 cr...
COVID-19 News -China - New Omicron Sublineages - Lungs - White Spots  Dec 31, 2022  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: All over China, many infected with the current circulating SARS-CoV-2 variants are manifesting the typical glass opacities in lung X-rays or scans that were witnessed during the early outbreaks involving either the original Wuhan wildtype strain or the Delta variant. Many are also developing pneumonia and ARDS and while a majority recover over time, some unfortunately die within day...
Source: COVID-19 News -China - Genomic Sequencings  Dec 30, 2022  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: Due to pressure from the WHO and mounting comments from governments from various countries, Chines government scientists from Shanghai dumped a huge number of SARS-CoV-2 genomic sequences on GISAID in the last 12 hours, with many resembling common variants found elsewhere including typical BF.7 and BA.5.2 variants. https://gisaid.org/   Many other international researchers re...
COVID-19 News - Japan  Dec 30, 2022  1 month ago
COVID-19 News! More great news emerging as a new trend has been observed in Japan which hopefully will also spread over to the West soon especially in countries like the United Kingdom, Germany France United States and also France, since the new variants that are currently circulating in Japan have also been now detected in these countries but only in few sequences so far.   According to da...
HIV News - U.S. FDA Approves Sunlenca (Lenacapavir) For Treatment Resistant HIV  Dec 30, 2022  1 month ago
HIV News: The U.S. FDA has of the 22nd of December 2022 granted approval to Gilead Sciences for the usage of its new drug, Sunlenca (Lenacapavir) to treat treatment resistant HIV. https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/fda-approves-new-hiv-drug-adults-limited-treatment-options   Numerous recent HIV News coverages indicate that treatment resistant HIV is becoming a major problem...
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 -Heart Failure  Dec 30, 2022  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: More great news for 2023 especially for the COVID-19 minimizers and also for all the morons who keep on with the narratives “that we have to live with COVID-19 or that the new variants are now mild and we are just in a endemic phase and need not worry much!”   Italian researchers and cardiologists from West Vicenza Hospitals, Madre Teresa Hospital and Maria Della ...
COVID-19 News -United States -COVID-19 Deaths And Hospitalizations Increasing  Dec 29, 2022  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: The United States recorded more than 839 new COVID-19 deaths in the last 24 hours and more than 122,934 new COVID-19 infections though many local experts there is huge underreporting coupled with the fact about 12 states are not reporting COVID-19 data! https://www.google.com/search?q=covid-19+deaths+united+states&oq   The same goes for COVID-19 hospitalization data, thou...
COVID-19 News - New SARS-CoV-2 Variants Identified In China  Dec 29, 2022  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: International researchers are now able to identify more concerning variants that have emerged in China by obtaining samples for genomic sequencing from Chinese travelers arriving at other countries who are not only testing positive for COVID-19 but some who have been hospitalized upon arrival after developing disease severity!   The Chinese authorities are deliberating concea...
COVID-19 News - 2023  Dec 28, 2022  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: The year 2023 will start with more than 740 new SARS-CoV-2 variants, sub-lineages and recombinant variants in circulation globally. We now have more than 654 new Omicron sub-variants that have the right viral fitness and are in circulation in varying percentages across the world while there are more than 37 different recombinant variants and also more than 13 different Delta sub-var...
COVID-19 News- New Variants In China BF.7 With C1243F Spike Mutation  Dec 27, 2022  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: Researchers are concerned that already a few new concerning SARS-CoV-2 variants and sub-lineages have emerged in China and are contributing to increased disease severity and mortality being seen in the country the last three weeks. Pic Credit: DamienArt - stock.adobe.com   Just in the last 24 hours, researchers have identified new variant ie BF.7 that posts an additional...
COVID-19 News - China - Human Vectors  Dec 27, 2022  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: China is adopting a new approach in its global war against the West and elsewhere as instead of just letting its own country suffer the consequences of new variants that are believed to be causing an increasing risk of disease severity and also increased risk of mortality, it is going to unleash these new variants to rest of the world especially to the West when it officially relaxe...
COVID-19 News - BA.5 More Neurovirulence  Dec 26, 2022  1 month ago
COVID-19: A new study led by Australian scientist from the University of Queensland along with researchers from QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute and the Australian Infectious Disease Research Centre-Queensland has shockingly found that the BA.5 subvariant and its sub-lineages to be more neurovirulent than previous Omicron variants and sub-lineages!   The study findings dispel the c...
COVID-19 News - China Bans Genomic Sequencing  Dec 26, 2022  1 month ago
COVID-19 News:  China is going all the way out to conceal the catastrophic health crisis that is unfolding in its country while the WHO is literally powerless to intervene.   China has announced that it will stop all dissemination of daily COVID-19 statistics with effect from today. https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2022/12/25/china-to-stop-publishing-daily-covid-figures-of-cases-deaths &...
Medical News - Post COVID Hypokalemia  Dec 25, 2022  1 month ago
Medical News: Experiencing tiredness, weakness, muscle cramps, tingling or numbness, muscle cramps, occasional constipation, random bouts of confusion, occasional increase in urination, headaches and even light chest pains or discomfort? If you are.... then you are among the millions of individuals who are suffering from mild or moderate Hypokalemia, which is low levels of potassium in the blood. ...
COVID-19 News - BA.5.1.2 with ORF9b mutations  Dec 25, 2022  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: While many ignorant twitter ‘COVID-19 experts” are still praising Japan and claiming that the country had managed its COVID-19 issues well, many are unaware as the mainstream media has not covered how bad things are in Japan over the last three weeks and how things are unfolding there.   In the last 24 hours, Japan reported 177,622 new daily COVID-19 infections of...
COVID-19 Drugs - Molnupiravir  Dec 24, 2022  1 month ago
COVID-19 Drugs: A new study led by researchers from University of Oxford has found that Molnupiravir that is being promoted by many charlatans and dubious health experts and authorities, does not reduce hospitalization or risk of mortality in vaccinated adults who have contracted COVID-19!   In fact, the overpriced drug that costs more than US$720 for a seven-day course day course has been ...
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 Crisis In China  Dec 24, 2022  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: The COVID-19 crisis is fast turning into a catastrophic nightmare that will come to haunt the rest of the countries globally, not only from an economic perspective but also from threats of new SARS-CoV-2 variants that are possibly arising even as one reads this article.   In the last 24 hours, international news agencies with reporters in China along with concerned Chinese ci...
COVID-19 News - China Death Rates  Dec 23, 2022  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: Reuters, the news agency with close ties with Pfizer has released a news coverage that a UK based Life Sciences Information And Analytics Company, Airfinity has claimed that based on their modelling platforms and analysis, more than 5,000 people are dying daily from COVID-19 in China at the moment. https://www.reuters.com/world/china/china-covid-deaths-probably-running-above-50...
Strep A News - UK  Dec 23, 2022  1 month ago
Strep A News: The UKHSA has admitted that the current outbreak of invasive Group A strep (iGAS) infections seems to be spiraling out of control after it found that there has been massive underreporting of actual strep A infections due to a variety of reasons including lack of proper testing capacities and facilities.   The UKHSA has admitted that since 12 September to December 11 2022, the ...
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 Nsp1 & Nsp15 Inhibits Stress Granule Formation  Dec 22, 2022  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: Off late, there has been much heated discussions online about the fallacy of ‘immunity debt’ and many so called ‘experts’ denying the fact that SAR-CoV-2 infections causes the human immune system to become dysfunctional and worse, even with some contracting what is now known as COVID-19 immunodeficiency despite so many peer-reviewed studies showing the many m...
COVID-19 News -SARS-CoV-2 - Ocular Tropism  Dec 22, 2022  1 month ago
COVID-19 News: A new study involving researchers from South Korea and Australia has validated that not only does SARS-CoV-2 exhibit ocular tropism and is able to get to the eyes of the host through various ways, but it also causes vision issues.   The study comprised of scientists from the Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology-Republic of Korea, Korea Research Institute of Bioscie...
Medical News - Airborne Meliodosis  Dec 21, 2022  2 months ago
Medical News: Researchers from Hong Kong Polytechnic University have discovered a new strain of Burkholderia pseudomallei or B. pseudomallei, the bacteria that causes Melioidosis.   What is worrisome is that this new bacterial genome sequence called ST-1996 is found to be airborne! https://news.rthk.hk/rthk/en/component/k2/1680677-20221220.htm Typically, the bacteria is spread through cont...
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 Structural Proteins Affects Oral Health  Dec 21, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new study by researchers from the University of Plymouth-UK has alarmingly found that SARS-CoV-2 structural proteins affects oral health by causing periodontal fibrosis via deregulating mitochondrial b-oxidation.   Worryingly, the study findings revealed that the SARS-CoV-2 membrane and envelope proteins alter fatty acid degradation pathways in the mitochondria that are ess...
COVID-19 News -BF.5  Dec 20, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: Unknown to many as literally no mainstream media is reporting about it, daily COVID-19 deaths are increasing in an alarming rate in Japan over the last two weeks with average daily COVID-19 deaths hovering between 220 to 240 according to official reported figures. In reality, the actual figures are believed to be much higher considering the queues at various crematoriums across the ...
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 ORF8 Protein Causes Dysregulation Of Gene Expression   Dec 20, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: French researchers from Université de Lorraine, Université Côte d’Azur, Institut de Chimie de Nice, Institut Universitaire de France, and Université Paris Cité have in a new study uncovered the detailed mechanism by which the ORF8 protein of the SARS-CoV-2 causes alterations to the gene expression in infected cells.   It is already know...
China COVID-19 News   Dec 20, 2022  2 months ago
China COVID-19 News: The COVID-19 situation in China is spiraling out of control with COVID-19 infections rising at an exponential phase and insufficient hospital beds and ICU wards along with a shortage of healthcare staff is adding to growing crisis. Not only is there an acute shortage of medications ranging from basic NSAIDs like Ibuprofen and Tylenol but even common sedative agents used during...
COVID-19 News - Nasal Mucosal Defenses  Dec 20, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new study led by researchers from Imperial College London-UK has found that UK SARS-CoV-2-specific nasal immunoglobin A or IgA wanes 9 months after hospitalization or infections with COVID-19 and is not induced by subsequent COVID-19 shots or boosters!   The short-lived first-line immune defenses against COVID-19 may help explain frequent reinfections.   The study team...
COVID-19 News - China  Dec 19, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: While Chinese social media platforms are full of personal reports about the dire situation the country is in with regards to the sudden exponential rise in COVID-19 infections across the country as a result of suddenly removing all Zero COVID measures while the country was in the midst of a COVID-19 surge, official COVID-19 statistics released by various Chinese government agencies ...
Strep A News  Dec 19, 2022  2 months ago
Strep A News: Cases of invasive group A strep, a bacterial infection are reportedly increasing globally at a worrisome rate with countries like the United Kingdom, United States and Canada most likely to be hit badly.   Cases were initially reported in the United Kingdom a few weeks ago but since then, 19 children have died from the infection with another 185 children aged between one to 9 ...
Heart Failure - Defective Desmosomal Adhesion  Dec 18, 2022  2 months ago
Heart Failures: A team of international medical researchers have recently discovered that defective desmosomal adhesion causes arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy, a heart condition affecting many young adults especially athletes.   Individuals with arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy (ACM) typically present with features ranging from impaired cardiac function and ventricular arrhythmia to sudden cardi...
SARS-CoV-2 Variants  Dec 18, 2022  2 months ago
SARS-CoV-2 Variants: The current global continuous onslaught of COVID -19 infections that is led by various BA.5 sub-lineages, the BQ.1, BQ.1.1BQ.1.1.4, BQ.1.12, BQ.1.22 subvariants, the XBB recombined variant including some of its newer spawns such as XBB.1, XBB.1.5, the BN.1.4, BN.1.3.1 subvariants and BR.2 variants among the more than 500 new SARS-CoV-2 Variants and sub-lineages alongside recom...
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 ORF3A - Acute Kidney Injury  Dec 17, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: Researchers from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York-USA have shockingly discovered that the SARS-CoV-2 viral protein ORF3A injures and damages the renal tubules of human host by interaction with TRIM59 to induce STAT3 activation, which typically results in acute kidney injury.   This kidney damage occurs to most people who have been exposed to the SARS-CoV-2 vi...
COVID-19 News - Chlorpromazine  Dec 17, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new study by researchers from Inserm (French National Institute of Health and Medical Research) has validated that cholesterol and ceramide lipids facilitate SARS-CoV-2 spike protein-mediated membrane fusion.   The researchers also found that Chlorpromazine (CPZ), a commonly used antipsychotic drug, could be used to inhibit this fusion and also prevent SARS-CoV-2 cellular e...
COVID-19 News - Salen As A SARS-CoV-2 Antiviral  Dec 16, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: Russian researchers from the Kurgan State University, also known as the Ural Federal University have in a new study identified Salen, a common organic Schiff base dye that is used in dying wool and other natural fibers alongside its use in the detection of aldehydes, can be used as a potential antiviral against all kinds of SARS-CoV-2 variants.   The study team reported on de...
Canada Medical News  Dec 16, 2022  2 months ago
Canada Medical News: There is now an acute shortage of Pediatric ICU (PICU) beds and even beds at neonatal intensive care units (NICU) as the number of critically ill children is rising on an exponential basis daily in Canada.   Already hospitals are facing an overwhelming number of adult patients due to COVID-19 and other respiratory infections but the rising number of children badly ...
SARS-CoV-2 Variants  Dec 16, 2022  2 months ago
SARS-CoV-2 Variants: Researchers from Public Health Agency of Sweden, Solna-Sweden, the Lund University, Lund-Sweden, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm-Sweden and the Swedish Armed Forces, Umeå-Sweden are warning that the next few continuous SARS-CoV-2 onslaughts will be driven by groups of sub-lineages sharing a phenotype rather than by one specific sub-lineage.   For instance, at pre...
COVID-19 Research - Epitope At SARS-CoV-2 Spike Furin Cleavage Site  Dec 16, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 Research: Researchers from China and the United States have discovered a novel epitope at the SARS-CoV-2 spike’s Furin cleavage site and also a new corresponding monoclonal antibody that can target this immunogenic epitope to prevent or treat COVID-19 infections.   The COVID-19 Research team was led by scientists from the Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union...
COVID-19 Drugs - Ursodeoxycholic Acid  Dec 15, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 Drugs: A new breakthrough study led by researchers from Cambridge University-UK has found that the commonly available cheap generic drug used to treat a type of liver disease ie Ursodeoxycholic Acid (UDCA), could be repurposed to not only treat COVID-19 but also act as an effective prophylactic.   The drug is also not only effective against all existing SARS-CoV-2 variants but also...
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 Viral Persistence  Dec 15, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: After yet another autopsy study, this time involving 44 patients who died from COVID-19 and Long COVID, the study team from the U.S. NIH and U.S. NIAID who found active SARS-CoV-2 RNA is various anatomic sites including the brain and various organs, have issued a warning that SARS-CoV-2 is more serious than thought and urgent research is needed to develop treatment protocols to addr...
China COVID-19 News  Dec 14, 2022  2 months ago
China COVID-19 News: Chinese government officials have now claimed publicly that it is no longer possible to track COVID-19 infections in the country as the number of infections driven by various SARS-CoV-2 variants and sub-lineages including various BF.7 sub-lineages, BA.5.1.7 and BR.2.2 are rising exponentially and its near impossible to monitor especially asymptomatic infections.   With ...
Medical Tourism News - Thailand - Singapore - Malaysia - Vietnam  Dec 14, 2022  2 months ago
Medical Tourism: Despite local Thai authorities coming up with a new mediocre medical tourism visa programme that starts in January 2023 and also are constantly beating their drums that their tourism industry is picking up or that foreigners are coming in droves for medical tourism, often quoting unreliable sources or media and associations that can be bought for peanuts to say whatever one wants ...
COVID-19 News : SARS-CoV-2 Evades NK Cells  Dec 14, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: Numerous studies have already validated that the SARS-CoV-2 virus is able to evade and also disarm various components of the human host’s immune system, in the process leading to immune dysfunction and also what is now being termed as COVID-19 induced immunodeficiency, which all have long term health impacts on individuals exposed to the virus.   https://www.thailandmed...
Medical News - Pentademic  Dec 13, 2022  2 months ago
Medical News: Tripledemic or the state of three simultaneous respiratory infections ie COVID-19, RSV infections and Influenza affecting communities and regions in is now “passe” or obsolete as the situation has now been superseded by a new phase in which the winter months coupled with an in increase in air population in certain countries is now contributing to the sudden rise of other ...
COVID-19 News - Bivalent Boosters - BQ.1.1 - BA.2.75.2  Dec 13, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: Despite various governments, health authorities and mainstream media are trying to downplay the dire situation we are in with regards to the COVID-19 pandemic and are concealing COVID-19 statistics and also implications of long term catastrophic issues while making stupid claims that the disease is now endemic or that we have to learn to live with the SARS-CoV-2 virus or that that w...
Virus News - Khosta-2 Sarbecovirus  Dec 12, 2022  2 months ago
Virus News: Researchers from Washington State University-USA and Tulane University School of Medicine, Louisiana_USA are warning that the newly discovered Khosta-2 which belongs to the same family of sarbecoviruses as the SARS-CoV-2 virus, is not only able to infect human using the same receptors but will be resistant to all current vaccines and monoclonal therapeutics and will be more far more wo...
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 Causes m6A RNA Methylation Loss   Dec 11, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new international study has alarmingly found that SARS-CoV-2 infections lead to cellular m6A RNA methylation loss in host cells!   The discovery is worrisome as accumulating evidence suggests that m6A RNA methylation modulates gene expression, thereby regulating cellular processes ranging from cell self-renewal, differentiation, invasion and apoptosis. Loss of m6A RNA ...
Measles News -South Africa Outbreak  Dec 10, 2022  2 months ago
Measles News: The South African National Institute of Communicable Diseases (NICD) is reporting a rise in measles cases in 4 of the 9 provinces in the country following a measles outbreak that was reported in the province of Limpopo in mid-October 2022. https://www.nicd.ac.za/south-african-measles-outbreak-2022-measles-outbreak-in-four-provinces/   As of date, there has been a total of 137 la...
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 Found In Penis Tissues  Dec 10, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: A study by researchers from Istanbul University, Turkey has found evidence of SARS-CoV-2 virus in penile tissues of men who recovered from COVID-19 up to one month!   The SARS-Cov-2 virus was found in the corpus cavernosum region of the penis which is the  "cave-like body" of the penis and is one of a pair of sponge-like regions of erectile tissue, which c...
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 Spike Proteins Causes Vascular Leaks  Dec 10, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new study by researchers from University of California – Berkeley has found that the toxic spike proteins of the SARS-CoV-2 virus are able to cause barrier dysfunction and vascular leaks in the infected, contributing to disease severity and also to various long COVID issues.   Thailand Medical News past COVID-19 News coverages have already explained that COVID-19 is b...
COVID-19 News - BQ.1.1- Enhanced Bindings and Fusogenicity  Dec 10, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new study led by Japanese researchers from world famous Sato lab at the Division of Systems Virology, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, The Institute of Medical Science, The University of Tokyo and also involving scientists from the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, Hokkaido University has found that the current predominant SARS-CoV-2 Omicron...
COVID-19 News - United States - United Kingdom  Dec 09, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: Despite the sadness in seeing fellow humans suffer and die, we cannot help it and laugh and feel that they deserve it especially when some of these lower-life forms from the West keep on insisting stupidly that COVID-19 is over or that it is now mild or that that it is now endemic and we must learn to live with it or that there is no need for masking or taking safety precautions etc...
COVID-19 News - Australia Excess Death Rates  Dec 08, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: The Australian Bureau of Statistics last month released the latest mortality data that alarmingly showed that there had been 128,797 deaths from January 1 to August 31, which was 17 per cent higher than the historical average. https://www.abs.gov.au/statistics/health/causes-death/provisional-mortality-statistics/latest-release   The data reflects an extra 18,671 deaths just f...
Virus News - Alongshan Virus (ALSV)  Dec 08, 2022  2 months ago
Virus News: Researchers from the Institute of Virology, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland have issued warnings about the discovery of the novel Alongshan Virus (ALSV) in ticks in Switzerland with possible implications that the virus could be now widespread not only in Switzerland but in many parts of Europe!   The Alongshan virus (ALSV) is a member of the unclassi...
Source: COVID-19 Drugs - Diabetics - SGLT-2 Inhibitors  Dec 08, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 Drugs: A new study by researchers from Fujian Medical University -China, Fujian Provincial Hospital-China and Fujian Academy of Medical Sciences-China has found that diabetics taking SGLT-2i drugs like canagliflozin, dapagliflozin, and empagliflozin prior to contracting COVID-19 have reduced adverse outcomes. SGLT2i or sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 inhibitors are a class of prescription...
Medications-Drugs - Midazolam - Heart Injury - Chronotherapy  Dec 07, 2022  2 months ago
Medications - Drugs: A study by researchers from the Department of Anesthesiology, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, Colorado-United States has found that the usage of the sedative midazolam at night increases risk of myocardial injury and heart damage! https://www.dea.gov/sites/default/files/2020-06/Benzodiazepenes-2020_1.pdf   Midazolam, sold under the brand name Verse...
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 - Visceral Adipocytes  Dec 07, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new study by researchers from University of Campinas-Brazil (UNICAMP) and Ribeirão Preto Medical School, University of São Paulo-Brazil (USP) has found that the SARS-CoV-2 virus has a greater affinity for visceral adipocytes compared to subcutaneous adipocytes, replicating faster and causing higher viral loads which in turn increases the various inflammatory triggers...
Medical News - Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome  Dec 06, 2022  2 months ago
A new study by researchers rom Julius Maximilian University of Würzburg-Germany, HHV-6 Foundation-United States and the Ohio State University-United States has found that reactivation of dormant HHV-6 and EBV viruses is associated with myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS).   The study findings also have implications in the aspect that many Long -COVID-19 patients...
U.S. Medical News - Cardiovascular Excess Deaths During COVID-19 Pandemic  Dec 06, 2022  2 months ago
U.S. Medical News: While many governments and health authorities around the world are trying to conceal the true impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and also its future impacts, it is becoming more apparently day by day what the debut of this new novel coronavirus is doing in terms of its ability to decrease the global population and also cause a major health crisis in the future in with regards to th...
COVID-19 News - Disease Severity Among Children In Japan  Dec 05, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: Japanese researchers are warning that the current SARS-CoV-2 variants and sub-lineages circulating in the country are causing more disease severity in children with many even going through cardiac arrest!   Besides disease severity and cardiac issues, many are also acute encephalopathy.   A large proportion of infected children are ending up in the ICU wards with many mo...
COVID-19 News - Glasses Protect Against SARS-CoV-2 Infection  Dec 05, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News:  A randomized clinical study led by researchers from Norway showed that wearing glasses reduces risk of contracting SARS-CoV-2 infections, although very minutely.   The study comprised of researchers from the Norwegian Institute of Public Health - Norway, Oslo Metropolitan University - Norway, the Norwegian Institute of Public Health - Norway, University Hospital Basel -...
COVID-19 News - Brain Aging In Adolescents  Dec 05, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: New worrying study findings show that the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic is causing the brains of adolescents to age rapidly!   The study was conducted by researchers from the Department of Psychology, Stanford University-USA.   The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has caused significant stress and disruption for young individuals, likely leading to alterations in their mental healt...
COVID-19 News - Immunologists Superspreader Event  Dec 05, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: The online medical community is in a state of frenzy after various participants attending an unmasked Immunology Conference in Melbourne starting testing positive for COVID-19 and many developing a wide array of symptoms.   Despite the seriousness of the matter as many lives are at stake, it is still hilarious and ironical when we see that many prominent immunologists from ar...
COVID-19 News - New Onset Diabetes In Long COVID  Dec 04, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: A prominent and distinguished Long COVID researcher, Dr Ziyad Al-Aly from the Clinical Epidemiology Center, VA Saint Louis Health Care System, Missouri-USA and also the Institute for Public Health, Washington University in Saint Louis, Missouri-USA has warned that otherwise previously health individuals, irrespective if they were vaccinated or unvaccinated with the various COVID-19 ...
COVID-19 News - Immunity Debt versus COVID-19 Induced Immunodeficiency  Dec 04, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: Off late, there is much talk online about so called “Immunity Debt” leading to primarily children and also some adults contracting other pathogenic infections especially respiratory viral illnesses like influenza, RSV, Adenovirus and even other disease like measles, chicken pox etc.   The charlatans behind the concept of “Immunity Debt” claim lockdowns...
COVID-19 News - Infections and Hospitalizations Rising  Dec 03, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: While the Western governments and their paid mainstream media are more concerned about meddling in China’s Zero COVID policies and instigating mobs and protests among the stupids in the country, COVID-19 infections and hospitalizations are rising in their own countries along with a whole string of other pathogenic infections including RSV infections Adenovirus infections, Infl...
Health News - Haemophilus Influenza Type B (Hib) Outbreak In Canada  Dec 03, 2022  2 months ago
Health News: Island Health also known as the Vancouver Island Health Authority, ie the publicly funded health care provider in the southwestern portion of the Canadian province of British Columbia has issued a warning about the outbreak of Haemophilus Influenza Type B (Hib) Disease in parts of Canada. https://www.islandhealth.ca/sites/default/files/mho/newsletter/mho-newsletter-hib-outbreak.pdf &n...
Medical News - Strep A Outbreak In UK  Dec 03, 2022  2 months ago
While COVID-19 Infections, Influenza and also RSV infections are plaguing the United Kingdom and children this time are the ones being badly infected, another worrying disease outbreak has been reported in the country.   British health officials issued a warning in the last 24 hours about the outbreak of a more serious Group A strep-related illness among children and youngsters after six ch...
COVID-19 News - New BA.5.7 and BM.2 Sub-lineages in Australia  Dec 02, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: According to the latest United Kingdom technical briefing on SARS-CoV-2 variants, an international alert has been raised about the identification of new BA.5.7 and BM.2 sub-lineages spotting a variety of mutations!   According to the report, concerns were raised on a cluster of BA.5.7 sequences from Australia, due to more nucleotide synonymous transition mutations (purine to ...
Herbal Medicine - Green Tea - EGCG  Dec 02, 2022  2 months ago
Herbal Medicine: There is a common fallacy that herbs and traditional medicine involving only plants and phytochemicals are basically harmless and safe and hence one should not worry about consuming them. In reality, many herbs and phytochemicals if used wrongly can actually not only exacerbate conditions that they are used to treat but also give rise to other medical conditions and in some cases ...
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 Viral Persistence  Dec 02, 2022  2 months ago
COVID News: A new study conducted by researchers from Weill Cornell Medicine, New York - USA has found SARS-CoV-2 viral presence in the lung up to 359 days after acute phase of disease, even in patients with negative nasopharyngeal swab tests!   The study findings validate that SARS-CoV-2 viral persistence is a major health issues that needs to be addressed immediately as it is not only a c...
HIV News -Long Lasting PrEP Injectables  Dec 01, 2022  2 months ago
HIV News: A new injectable PrEP to combat HIV infections and can last for two months has entered the market but unfortunately the cost of the drug was deliberately aimed at HISO sluts and upmarket prostitutes as it cost about US$3,800 per dose or over US$22,000 per person per year in the United States!   The new injectable PrEP called CAB-LA or cabotegravir-long acting was developed and pat...
COVID-19 News - Bebtelovimab  Dec 01, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: The U.S. FDA issued an announcement in the last 24 hours stating that Bebtelovimab is not currently authorized in any U.S. region to treat COVID-19.   According to the announcement, the predominant variants in circulation that includes the BQ.1 and BQ.1.1 variants ad sub-lineages can no longer be neutralized by the monoclonal antibody drug Bebtelovimab that is made by ph...
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 Binds With Estrogen Receptors  Dec 01, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new study funded by the U.S. NIH has found that the spike proteins of the SARS-CoV-2 virus also binds to estrogen receptors (Erα and Erβ) and modulates them. The study findings suggest that, given the role of ERα in the coagulation cascade, S-protein could increase the pro-coagulation activity of endothelial cells leading to an enhanced risk of thrombosis.  ...
COVID-19 News -SARS-CoV-2 Dysregulates Endocrine Genes  Nov 30, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: Disturbing findings from a study conducted by Italian researchers reveal that the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus causes transcriptional alterations of endocrine-specific genes leading to a variety of endocrine issues as result of many of these genes being dysregulated while some are upregulated or downregulated compared to normal healthy settings.   The study team comprised of Italia...
COVID-19 News - Molnupiravir  Nov 30, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: When Thailand Medical News in September 2021 warned about the dangers of the US FDA approved drug Molnupiravir to treat COVID-19, our news coverage was not taken seriously as most Westerners always think that only the media in their own countries that is funded by crooked politicians, unethical billionaires, greedy pharma giants and those controlling the COVID-19 narratives are the ...
HIV News - Heart Issues And HIV  Nov 29, 2022  2 months ago
HIV News: A new study review led by researchers from Kings College London British Heart Foundation Centre, School of Cardiovascular and Metabolic Medicine & Sciences -UK has found that HIV infections increase risk of cardiovascular issues!   The study team warned that HIV-associated cardiovascular disease is increasing in prevalence, but its mechanisms remain poorly understood.   T...
Cancer News -Anal Cancer - United States  Nov 29, 2022  2 months ago
Cancer News: A new study led by researchers from the Hollings Cancer Center, Medical University of South Carolina – USA has found that the incidence of squamous cell carcinoma of the anus (SCCA), a type of anal cancer is rising in the United States especially in the Midwestern and Southeastern States, including South Carolina.   The study findings also indicated that most anal cancers...
Medical News - COVID-19 Mortality  Nov 29, 2022  2 months ago
In the early part of the COVID-19 pandemic, it was seen that it was mostly the aged that were at a higher risk of mortality upon contracting the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. Hence many of the elderly perished in the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020 especially in the United States and Europe.   Now, a new study by researchers from Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts-USA is showing the mortalit...
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 Induced Silent Stroke  Nov 28, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: New emerging reports from various physicians around the world are reporting that the incidence of ‘silent strokes’ is greatly rising and the worse is that many who have been affected are not even aware of it or about the damage that these ‘silent strokes’ causes to their brains and other parts of their bodies.   The growing incidence to such silent str...
COVID-19 News - Lethal Variants  Nov 27, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: International researchers led by the Sigal lab in Durban-South Africa are warning that contrary to the fallacy that is being disseminated by many so called ‘experts’, mainstream media, COVID-19 News outlets and health authorities that the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus is evolving to be more milder, the next variants to emerge are likely to be more lethal and worrisome based on ...
COVID-19 News - soluble HLA and SARS-CoV-2 T Cell Immunity  Nov 26, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new study by researchers from the University of Tübingen and the University Hospital Tübingen - Germany has found that inflammation-driven release of soluble HLA (sHLA) in COVID-19 influences immunopeptidome diversity and T cell immunity!   Human leukocyte antigen or HLA-presented antigenic peptides are central components of T cell-based immunity in infectiou...
HIV News - SMC5/6  Nov 26, 2022  2 months ago
HIV News: A new study by researcher from Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina – USA have found that a protein complex called SMC5/6 allows HIV to evade antivirals and immunity.   To date, it is already known that after viral entry and reverse transcription, HIV-1 proviruses that fail to integrate are epigenetically silenced, but the underlying mechanism has remained ...
Source: COVID-19 Research - ORF3c - Mitochondria  Nov 26, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 Research: A new international led by researchers from University of Cambridge - UK has found that the SARS-CoV-2 ORF3c protein localizes to mitochondria, inhibiting innate immunity by restricting IFN-Β production!   The study also involved scientists from University of Manchester - UK, University Medical Center Göttingen - Germany, University of Liverpool, University of B...
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 Induced Isolated Diastolic Hypertension -IDH  Nov 26, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: In the last few months, based on data that we have been collating from various Long COVID clinics and also small research groups involved in Post COVID medical issues, it has been found that many post-COVID patients tend to be displaying a unique condition that is termed as Isolated Diastolic Hypertension or IDH.   Isolated diastolic hypertension (IDH) is defined as diastolic...
Pharma News - Ibuprofen - Naproxen  Nov 25, 2022  2 months ago
Pharma News: A new study lead by researchers from the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging at the University of California, San Francisco- USA have found that the usage of pain relievers like Ibuprofen and Naproxen actually worsens arthritis inflammation.   The study team warns that the use of NSAIDS such as ibuprofen and naproxen might not have the desired effect patients are see...
COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-3  Nov 25, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: Chinese researchers from Sun Yat-Sen University, Fudan University, Yunnan Institute of Endemic Disease Control and Prevention, Yunnan University, National Institute for Viral Disease Control and Prevention-Beijing, City University of Hong Kong along with Australian scientists from University of Sydney have discovered a recombinant strain of SARS-CoV-2 and SARS-CoV-2 viruses in bats ...
COVID-19 News - BR.2.1 - XBF  Nov 24, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: Scientist are predicting that the new SARS-CoV-2 Omicron variant called BR.2.1 and also a new recombinant variant XBF is expected to be become dominant in circulation sometime midway in the winter surge and will join other newly emerging variants in creating non-stop COVID-19 surges globally.   The BR.2.1 variant is part of the BA.2.75 lineage and spots 3 extra spike mutation...
Source: COVID-19 News  Nov 24, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: SARS-CoV-2 Infections are typically associated with abnormalities in blood coagulation in severe cases and even in those with mild infections, clotting issues that causes strokes seems to be a lingering issue in Long COVID.   The SARS-CoV-2 virus has been detected in the blood samples collected from COVID-19 patients. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33413461/   Though de...
Medical News - Ectonucleotidases And COVID-19 Severity  Nov 24, 2022  2 months ago
Researchers from Brazil have discovered a new mechanism that contributes to COVID-19 disease severity. According to the study team lead by scientists from the University of São Paulo Medical School, unmetabolized ATP (adenosine triphosphate), a key source of energy for cellular processes causes the dysregulation of the immune system leading to cytokine storms that contributes to the di...
Pharma News - Paxlovid  Nov 23, 2022  2 months ago
Pharma News: A new study by Italian researchers has shockingly found that Nirmatrelvir which is a key component of the drug Paxlovid that is being peddled by American and British medical ‘experts’ to treat COVID-19 actually blunts the development of antiviral adaptive immune responses in mice infected with SARS-CoV-2!   According to the study team, this might help explain the vi...
HIV News - Chronic Inflammation  Nov 23, 2022  2 months ago
HIV News: A new study by researchers from The George Washington University - USA, University of Melbourne - Australia and Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston – USA have found that a HIV protein called Nef causes permanent changes to immune cells, leading to chronic inflammation and associated co-morbidities including cardiovascular issues.   According to the...
COVID-19 News - Pediatric Ischemic Stroke  Nov 23, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: Study findings from a new research conducted by medical scientists from the University of Utah School of Medicine alarmingly shows that prior COVID-19 infections increase the risk of strokes in children. The study also found that even children who were asymptomatic upon infections with the SARS-CoV-2 virus were still at risk of developing strokes! It should be noted that stroke mani...
COVID-19 News - Ultrasound To Inhibit SARS-CoV-2 Coronavirus  Nov 22, 2022  2 months ago
COVID-19 News: Researchers from University of Sao Paulo - Brazil have in a new study demonstrated that inhibits SARS-CoV-2 in vitro infectivity, adding more published evidence to validate previous research data that shows ultrasound vibrations may kill coronaviruses including the SARS-CoV-2.   As early as May 2021, researchers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology published study findi...
Long COVID News - Persistent Interferon Gamma Release   Nov 22, 2022  2 months ago
Long COVID News: A new study by researchers from University of Cambridge - UK, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - UK, Cambridge National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) - UK, Cambridge Institute for Medical Research - UK and Addenbrooke's Hospital – UK has found that most individuals with Long COVID tend to have persistent T-cell dependent Interferon Gamma (IFN-&g...
COVID News - SARS-CoV-2 BW.1 Variant  Nov 22, 2022  2 months ago
COVID News: Scientists from the Instituto de Biotecnología - Mexico, Universidad Autónoma de la Ciudad de México, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social and MIVEGEC, Université de Montpellier, IRD, CNRS are warning that a new SARS-CoV-2 variant called BW.1 is spreading rapidly in Mexico and is likely to spread across to the United States, Canada and also elsewhere due to ...
Source: Medical News - New RSV Variants  Nov 21, 2022  3 months ago
In early November, Thailand Medical News had called for various international research teams to look into the possibility of new respiratory syncytial virus or RSV variants emerging that could be causing anomalous manifestations in the current RSV surge that is affecting many countries globally especially the United States as there has not been any studies done in the last two years since the emer...
COVID-19 - News - Gut Microbiome - Disease Progression  Nov 20, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new study by researchers from the Institute of Agrochemistry and Food Technology, Spanish National Research Council (IATA-CSIC), Valencia – Spain has found that gut microbiome composition and function play a role in COVID-19 disease progression.   Despite SARS-CoV-2 mainly affecting the respiratory system, it has been found that the gastrointestinal tract is also a ta...
COVID-19 News - Interferon Lambda  Nov 19, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new breakthrough study by Canadian researchers from the University of Manitoba, University of Toronto, Canada University Health Network and University of Alberta, Edmonton has found that treating SARS-CoV-2 infected individuals with interferon Lambda helps in rapid clearance of the virus even in those with age-related delays in the induction of T cell immunity!   This new t...
Source: COVID-19 News - Inhalable Sodium Bicarbonate As An Adjuvant For COVID-19   Nov 19, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 News: A randomized clinical trial conducted by researchers from the Faculty of Medicine, Mansoura University - Egypt has found that inhalable sodium bicarbonate could be used as adjuvant in COVID-19 prophylactic and treatment protocols!   Most COVID-19 News outlets have not been covering on the various clinical trials involving cheaper repurposed drugs or compounds that can be used...
Source: COVID-19 News - Cats - SARS-CoV-2  Nov 19, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 News: Researchers from MRC-University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research - Scotland and the School of Biodiversity at the University of Glasgow – Scotland are warning based on their study findings that domestic cats are increasing contracting circulating SARS-CoV-2 variants from human and that they could end up being viral reservoirs that can also lead to the emergence of more wor...
Source: COVID-19 Drugs - Metformin  Nov 18, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 Drugs: Study findings from yet another research led by scientists from the University of Minnesota Medical School has added to the growing evidence that metformin, a common and cheap generic diabetic drug is able to decrease the risk of COVID-19 severity.   Thailand Medical News had previously covered on various past studies that showed metformin not only reduced the risk of COVID-...
Source: COVID-19 News - Cyclodextrins - SARS-CoV-2 - Antivirals  Nov 17, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new study by researchers from Spain led by scientist from the Cell Structure Lab, Centro Nacional de Biotecnologia, CNB - CSIC, Campus de Cantoblanco, Madrid -Spain has found that cheap natural cyclodextrins especially Beta Cyclodextrins can be used as antivirals against SARS-CoV-2!   Cyclodextrins are a family of cyclic oligosaccharides, consisting of a macrocyclic ring of...
Source: COVID-19 Supplements - Vitamin D Reduces Severity  Nov 16, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 Supplements: A new study by American researchers from Johns Hopkins University, University of Michigan, University of Chicago and St John Fisher College has shown that vitamin D supplementation can lower risk of COVID-19 severity and even reduce spread of SARS-CoV-2.   It has already been known that vitamin D deficiency is associated with reduced immune function that can lead to vi...
Source: COVID-19 News - neuroPASC - Immunologic Imprinting   Nov 15, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new study lead by researchers from Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard Medical School, Cambridge – USA has found that NeuroCOVID manifestations in post infections are determined by immunologic imprinting from previous coronaviruses!   The study also involved medical researchers from the Department of Neuroscience, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences, University of V...
Source: Medical News - Amoxicillin - United States  Nov 15, 2022  3 months ago
Due to the sudden shortage of the antibiotic Amoxicillin as oral tablets, powder suspension and especially in liquid form for intravenous use in the United States, Thailand Medical News has arranged for free disbursement of stocks to any hospitals, clinic or individuals needing it in the United States as our way of helping the American healthcare community.   A post-COVID-19 surge in upper ...
Source: Medical News - COVID-19 - Strokes  Nov 14, 2022  3 months ago
A new study by The Global COVID-19 Stroke Registry which comprises of over 39 researchers from over 40 institutions across the world has found that individuals with acute ischemic stroke and COVID-19 showed higher rates of intracranial bleeding complications and worse clinical outcomes!   It is already known that COVID-19 related inflammation, endothelial dysfunction and coagulopathy may in...
Source: Medical News - SARS-CoV-2 Wildlife  Nov 13, 2022  3 months ago
A new study by researchers from Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia - USA has shown that the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus has already spread extensively among various wildlife including racoons, squirrels, possums, deer, foxes, skunks etc. Image Credit:  Encyclopedia Britannica  Thailand Medical News would like to add that with the human populations around the world currently under attack b...
Source: Medical News - Cancer - Supplements  Nov 12, 2022  3 months ago
A new study by researchers from Department of Chemistry, University of Missouri, Columbia - USA has shockingly found that intake of Nicotinamide Riboside (NR) dietary supplements (a form of Vitamin B3) actually increases the prevalence of cancers and also contributes to metastases formation in triple negative breast cancer (TNBC) even up to the brain! The study also involved researchers from The ...
Source: COVID-19 News - Bivalent  Nov 11, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 News: Shocking findings from a study involving the comparisons of the bivalent BNT162b2mRNA jabs and original monovalent boosters by researchers from University Hospital Wuerzburg - Germany and University of Oxford - UK is causing a stir among the research and medical communities.   The study involving healthcare workers has found that those receiving the new bivalent jabs had more...
Source: SARS-CoV-2 Reinfections  Nov 11, 2022  3 months ago
SARS-CoV-2 Reinfections: We have more great news just at the opportune time as more Omicron variants and sub-lineages along with recombinant variants that are more immune evasive and able to cause breakthrough infections and reinfections have emerged and are slowly becoming predominant in circulation especially just in time for winter.   A new study by researchers from the Clinical Epidemiolo...
Source : COVID-19 News - China  Nov 10, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 News: China announced the lockdown of manufacturing hub Guangzhou in the last 24 hours, causing the southern metropolis with more than 5 million residents to cease all activities as health authorities and local officials rush to stamp out a widening SARS-CoV-2 outbreak.   Guangzhou reported 3,007 local infections on Wednesday, accounting for over one third of new cases across China...
Source: Long COVID Treatments - Melatonin  Nov 10, 2022  3 months ago
Long COVID Treatments: A new multinational study involving researchers from Pontificia Universidad Católica - Argentina, University of Toronto - Canada and Saveetha University, Chennai – India has found that melatonin supplements can aid in relieving and treating certain Long COVID symptoms. Being a cheap generic supplement that is easily available, the study team suggested that melat...
Source: COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 Alters Human RNA  Nov 10, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 News: Shocking findings of a new study by researchers from the Center for Medical Bioinformatics and the Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Parasitology at Escola Paulista de Medicina, UNIFESP (Federal University of São Paulo)-Brazil has revealed that the SARS-CoV-2 also alters the RNA of infected host cells!   The study findings have numerous implications for the pa...
Source: Medical News - Pediatric COVID-19 -United States  Nov 09, 2022  3 months ago
Despite many states in America either not reporting COVID-19 statistics or are not collating data properly, indications from hospital and healthcare professionals show that COVID-19 cases are rising in the country and the only difference between the previous surges are that more children are getting infected and getting hospitalized.   The rise in pediatric COVID-19 cases has prompted the A...
Source: NeuroCOVID - SARS-CoV-2 - Microglia  Nov 08, 2022  3 months ago
NeuroCOVID: A new study by researchers from the University Of Queensland- Australia has revealed that the spike proteins of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus induces NLRP3 inflammasome activation in human microglia!   The study findings have enormous implications and bearings on the long term NeuroCOVID complications in individuals exposed to the novel coronavirus and also potential increase in cu...
Source: Medical News - COVID-19 Research - Cystitis  Nov 08, 2022  3 months ago
A cohort study by medical researchers from the Department of Urology, Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine, Beaumont Hospital-Royal Oak, Michigan – USA has found that COVID-19 increases the incidence of cystitis, overactive bladder and other urinary issues!   Shockingly, the research findings showed that symptomatic SARS-CoV-2 infection was associated with a three ti...
Source: COVID-19 Drugs - Fluvoxamine  Nov 07, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 Drugs: A new study by researchers from Intermountain Medical Center; Stanford, Salt Lake City-Utah, USA has confirmed that the usage of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) such as Fluoxetine or Fluvoxamine does not reduce COVID Severity. Shockingly, the study findings showed that hospitalization and death were significantly greater in the those taking SSRIs such as Fluoxetine...
Source: COVID-19 News - Persimmon Candies As Antivirals Against SARS-CoV-2  Nov 06, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 News: A Japanese study team compromising of researchers from Nara Medical University, National Hospital Organization Nara and Kio University have developed candies from tannins of persimmon as antivirals against the SARS-CoV-2 virus.   According to the study team, inactivation of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) in the mouth has the potential to reduce t...
Source: health News - RSV Infections Surge  Nov 05, 2022  3 months ago
Health News: RSV or respiratory syncytial virus infections are currently rising across the globe along with Influenza and also COVID-19 infections. While to date, most of the hard hit are children, it is a fallacy to assume that RSV does not affect adults. In fact, not only can adults contract the virus but usually when adults get it, it is often severe.   Research has shown that RSV infect...
Source: Pharma News - Gepotidacin - UTIs  Nov 05, 2022  3 months ago
Pharma News: Pharma giant, GSK has developed a new antibiotic called Gepotidacin that could fight tough-to-treat drug resistance urinary tract infections (UTIs).   Phase 3 clinical trials proved to not only be successful but demonstrated the efficacy of the drug beyond the researchers’ expectations that the trials ended earlier than expected. https://www.gsk.com/en-gb/media/press-rele...
COVID-19 News - Long COVID - Viral Persistence  Nov 04, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 News: Researchers from the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology (IMCB) at the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (ASTAR) - Singapore, Long Covid Autonomous Comm unities Together Spain (Research Group) Madrid -Spain, Vetcare Hospital Veterinario Madrid -Spain, Singapore General Hospital, Cancer Science Institute of Singapore and the Singapore Immunology Network (SIgN) presented...
Source: Vaccine News- BA.5 Bivalent Booster  Nov 04, 2022  3 months ago
Vaccine News: A new study by researchers from the Sealy Institute for Vaccine Sciences at the University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston - USA and also from the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology along with the Department of Pathology at the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston – USA have found that the new BA.5-Bivalent-Booster elicits better neutralization than par...
Source: COVID-19 Neuroinflammation  Nov 04, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19-Neuroinflammation: A new study by researchers from the University of California- Davis, USA involving rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta) of Indian origin has demonstrated that SARS-CoV-2 infections induces neuroinflammation. Graphical Abstract   The study findings in a non-human monkey models have strong implications of the effects of SARS-CoV-2 on the brains of humans.   The SA...
Source: Medical News - TYK2 Gene Prevents COVID-19 Severity  Nov 04, 2022  3 months ago
Researchers from King’s College London - United Kingdom have discovered that the gene TYK2 that is associate with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) provides protection against SARS-CoV-2 infections and also prevents COVID-19 severity but increases the risk for autoimmune diseases.   The study team observed a correlation between the genetic associations with severe COVID-19 and those ...
Source: SARS-CoV-2 News - Cyclophilin-A  Nov 03, 2022  3 months ago
SARS-CoV-2 News: South Korean researchers from Chungbuk National University, Shin Ansan University and Jeonbuk National University have found that the human host protein Cyclophilin-A plays a role in in aiding SARS-CoV-2 infections!   Cyclophilins (CYPs) are a family of proteins named after their ability to bind to ciclosporin (cyclosporin A), and function as immunosuppressants. They are fo...
Source: Health Supplements - Inulin  Nov 03, 2022  3 months ago
Health Supplements: Researchers from Institute for Research in Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Weill Cornell Medicine, Cornell University, New York – USA have found that the health supplement Inulin that is often promoted for weight loss or a rich-fiber source suitable for diabetic and those with high cholesterol and triglyceride levels or even a preb...
Source: Medical News -Vaccines Driving Mutations  Nov 03, 2022  3 months ago
Researchers from Peking University, Beijing - China and the Changping Laboratory, Beijing- China are warning that imprinted SARS-CoV-2 humoral immunity is inducing convergent Omicron RBD evolution.   Thailand Medical News would like to add that in November 2020, when we covered a Harvard study and warned that the adoption and extensive usage of monoclonal antibodies and vaccines would lead ...
Source: COVID-19 Supplements - Vitamin D  Nov 02, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 Supplements: Scientists from the College of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban - South Africa have found that SARS-CoV-3 infections can lead to epigenetic changes in the human host immune response genes and that these epigenetic changes can be prevented or reversed by Vitamin D!   The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has to date infected more than 636 million and killed ...
Source: Medical News - Vimentin Co-Receptor For SARS-CoV-2  Nov 02, 2022  3 months ago
A new study by researchers from Aix Marseille University -France has discovered that Vimentin, a host structural protein is also an important ACE2 Co-Receptor for SARS-CoV-2 in epithelial cells!   Thailand Medical News had also reported on a previous American study that also found that Vimentin plays a role in SARS-CoV-2 infections. https://www.thailandmedical.news/news/breaking-boston-univ...
Source: COVID-19 Drugs - Memantine - NMT5  Nov 02, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 Drugs: Researchers from Scripps Research Institute - California-USA have created a variant of the generic drug Memantine which is an Aminoadamantane compound, to inhibit the SARS-CoV-2 virus entry by targeting the ACE2 receptors.   Prevention of infection and propagation of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus is a high priority in the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic which is expected to get worse...
Source: Medical News -SARS-CoV-2 Induced Dysbiosis  Nov 01, 2022  3 months ago
A new study led by researchers from New York University Grossman School of Medicine – USA along with scientist from Yale University -USA has found that SARS-CoV-2 infections causes gut microbiome dysbiosis which in turn increases the risk for bacterial infections!   Despite numerous studies showing that microbial populations in the gut microbiome are associated with COVID-19 severity,...
Source: COVID-19 News - New SARS-CoV-2 Variants & Sub-lineages ie BQ.1.1.10. XBB.1, BA.4.6.3, CH.1.1  Nov 01, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 News: Researchers are sounding alarms that while the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus is evolving rapidly and spawning a variety of variants and sub-lineages, some of these such as the BQ1.1.10, XBB.3, BA.4.6.3 and CH.1.1 sub-lineages are literally taking immune evasion to a whole new level. It is warned that it is only a matter of time before any form of natural immunity or immunity induced by any...
Source: Long COVID - Thyroid Dysfunction  Nov 01, 2022  3 months ago
Long COVID: In the early part of 2022, Thailand Medical News covered a report by a British lab that there an on uptick in the number of patients being diagnosed with thyroid issues and that it was speculated that the Omicron variants and its sub-lineages could be responsible for these. https://www.thailandmedical.news/news/breaking-cso-from-london-medical-laboratory-warns-that-thyroid-issues-escal...
Source: SARS-CoV-2 Research - EXOC2  Oct 31, 2022  3 months ago
SARS-CoV-2 Research: Researchers from Kyoto University - Japan and AMED-CREST, Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED)- Japan have in a news study found that Exocyst Complex Component 2 (EXOC2) is an important host factor in SARS-CoV-2 infections.   Exocyst complex component 2 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the EXOC2 gene. The protein encoded by this gene is a co...
Source: COVID-19 News - OAS Genes - Heart Failure  Oct 31, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 News: Researchers from Shanxi Medical University – China have found that the OAS genes plays a key role in COVID-19 induced heart failure.   According to the study team, SARS-CoV-2 infections can damage the heart and lead to heart failure (HF) and even cardiac death. The 2',5'-oligoadenylate synthetase (OAS) gene family encode interferon (IFN)-induced antiviral protei...
Source: Medical News - Alzheimer's Disease  Oct 31, 2022  3 months ago
A new study led by researchers from Griffith University, Gold Coast campus, Queensland -Australia has found that activities such as nose picking or plucking nose hairs can lead increase risk for Alzheimer’s disease and dementia!   According to the study team, chlamydia pneumoniae is a respiratory tract pathogen that can also infect the central nervous system (CNS). Recently, the link ...
Source: Medical News - Arthritis  Oct 31, 2022  3 months ago
Scientists form the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus – USA have made a startling discovery in which they identified a new strain of gut bacteria from the Subdoligranulum genus that is arthritogenic and able to cause Rheumatoid Arthritis!   The study also involved researchers from Stanford University School of Medicine, California - USA and Benaroya Research Institute, Se...
Source; COVID-19 Drugs -Inhaled Ciclesonide  Oct 30, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 Drugs: A new study by researchers from the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at MacKay Memorial Hospital- Taiwan has found that the usage of inhaled Ciclesonide reduces risk of mortality and need for mechanical ventilation in hospitalized COVID-19 patients.   Thailand Medical News had already reported as early as August 2020 about the possible prophylactic and also t...
Medical News - Upper-Room Germicidal Ultraviolet-C Irradiation (UR GUV) Devices  Oct 29, 2022  3 months ago
A new study by a private American biosafety technology company called R-Zero Systems in Utah has found that using Upper-Room Germicidal Ultraviolet-C Irradiation (UR GUV) devices are effective in eradicating aerosolized SARS-CoV-2 in enclosed areas.   Ultraviolet germicidal irradiation, or UVGI, is the use of ultraviolet (UV) energy to kill viral, bacterial, and fungal organisms. UVGI fixtu...
Source: COVID-19 Research - Epigenetic Changes In Monocytes  Oct 29, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 Research: Alarmingly. New study findings shows that the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus is also able to cause epigenetic changes and transcriptomic reprogramming in monocytes of COVID-19 patients!   Such effects by the virus could be associated with the release of aberrant immature monocytes, increased systemic levels of pro-inflammatory cytokines, and changes in immune cell crosstalk in th...
Source: U.S. COVID-19 News  Oct 28, 2022  3 months ago
U.S. COVID-19 News: Latest data coming out of only 32 out of 50 states in America shows that there have been 104,258 new daily COVID-19 infections in the last 24 hours and a total of 877 COVID-19 deaths. https://twitter.com/BNOFeed/status/1585830117510627329   Local physicians and epidemiologists are reporting that the actual numbers could be as high as 2 to 3-fold as there is lack of testi...
Source: SARS-CoV-2 Research - Hub Genes  Oct 28, 2022  3 months ago
SARS-CoV-2 Research: Researchers from the Autonomous University of Sinaloa – México and the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign – USA have identified five hub genes ie STAT1, IRF7, ISG15, MX1, and OAS1 that increases COVID-19 severity in diabetic kidney disease patients. DKD or Diabetic kidney disease is a frequently chronic kidney pathology derived from diabetes c...
Source: COVID-19 News - Risk Of Venous Thromboembolism  Oct 28, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new study by researchers from Queen Mary University of London – United Kingdom has found that even those who simply contracted mild SARS-CoV-2 infections had a higher risk of developing venous thromboembolism (VTE).   Venous thromboembolism (VTE), a term referring to blood clots in the veins, is an underdiagnosed and serious, yet preventable medical condition that can...
Source: COVID-19 Supplements - GABA  Oct 27, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 Supplements: A new study led by researchers from University of California, Los Angeles - USA and also involving scientists from Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California - USA involving murine models has found that supplementation with the inexpensive amino acid GABA (Gamma-aminobutyric acid) can reduce SARS-CoV-2 viral loads and also help reduce COVID-19 severity a...
Source: Medical News - Fungal Pathogens  Oct 27, 2022  3 months ago
The WHO or World Health Organization has issued a public warning about a list of fungal pathogens that are emerging to be a global health threat including many that are developing drug resistance.   For the first time, the WHO drew up a list of identified fungal pathogens that they claim are posing the greatest threat to human health with many already becoming increasingly drug resistant an...
Source: Thailand Medical - Long COVID Erectile Dysfunction  Oct 27, 2022  3 months ago
Long COVID Erectile Dysfunction: It seems that for Thais, sex is an important component of their life considering what the country’s night life is famous for and what social media is basically being used for in the country and the volume of pornography that is associated with Thais (just visit the porn sites and add Thai in the search functions for any category or go to sites like Only Fans)...
Source: COVID-19 News - Infections -2023  Oct 26, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 News: The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington - USA have predicted based on their existing modeling platform and taking into considerations that current Omicron variants and sub-lineages that has emerged including the BQ.1, BQ.1.1 and XBB variants and their emerging sub-lineages, that daily COVID-19 infections globally could rise to about 18.7 milli...
Source: Medical News - Chronic Heart Failure - COVID-19  Oct 25, 2022  3 months ago
A new study involving murine models by researchers from Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, Sapporo-Japan has found that 5-ALA (of 5-aminolevulinic acid) could reverse or prevent mitochondrial dysfunction that causes chromic heart failure!   5-Aminolevulinic acid is a porphyrin precursor used to treat actinic keratosis of the face, scalp, and upper extremities, as well as to vi...
Source: Source: COVID-19 News - SARS-CoV-2 Variants & Sub-lineages  Oct 25, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 News: Despite warnings from Chinese researchers and other virologists that the new SARS-CoV-2 Omicron variants and sub-lineages could be reverting to the same level of pathogenesis as that of the original SARS virus that debuted in 2002, none of these sub-lineages like the BQ.1, BQ.1.1, BA.2.3.20 or even the XBB recombinant variant seems to causing disease severity or even increased death...
Source: Medical News - New Pathogen  Oct 25, 2022  3 months ago
Researchers from MRC-University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research, School of Infection and Immunity – United Kingdom have identified a new pathogen that can evade the human host immune system, The new pathogen is hybrid virus comprising of fused viral particles from the RSV (respiratory syncytial virus) and the IAV (influenza A virus) viruses.   To date, it is already known that in...
Source: COVID-19 Research  Oct 24, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 Research: A new longitudinal cohort study led by researchers from the Universitat de Barcelona - Spain and The Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology - Spain has found that unvaccinated primary healthcare workers sustained seropositivity up to 20.5 months after COVID-19 and long-lasting SARS-CoV-2 humoral immunity!   The COVID-19 Research team that also included researc...
Source: COVID-19 News - Elderly And The Boosters  Oct 24, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 News: Worryingly, new study findings by researchers from Cambridge Institute of Therapeutic Immunology and Infectious Disease (CITIID)- UK, University of Cambridge-UK, Wellcome Sanger Institute-UK and University College London have found that booster shots in the aged leads to impaired SARS-CoV-2 neutralization, impaired T cells and also atypical B cells!   These findings warrant f...
Source: Medical News - SARS-CoV-2 - Food Borne  Oct 24, 2022  3 months ago
A new study by researchers from the Department of Food and Nutrition, College of Biotechnology and Natural Resources, Chung-Ang University-South Korea has found that the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus can remain viable on many food products for a long time depending on the storage temperatures.   The study findings showed that at freezing temperatures, SARS-CoV-2 remained viable for up to four week...
COVID-19 News - Newer Omicron Variants -T Cell Escape  Oct 23, 2022  3 months ago
COVID-19 News: Already with so many of the newly emerged Omicron variants and sub-lineages displaying greater and wider antibody escape, the potential threat of future variants or sub-lineages characterized by T cell evasion is an ongoing concern that is worrying many researchers.   As SARSCoV-2 approaches optimal cell entry, other selection advantages, e.g., T cell escape, may be utilized ...
Source: Medical News - Flu Shots  Oct 22, 2022  4 months ago
Its already clearly showing that the Influenza season has started not only in the Northern hemisphere but also in parts of the Southern hemisphere.   In America, the flu season started earlier than expected. https://www.cdc.gov/flu/spotlights/2022-2023/early-flu-activity.htm   The flu season this year is being dominated by the H3N2 strain that has been previously associated with more s...
Source: Medical News - Thromboinflammation Driving COVID-19 Thrombosis  Oct 22, 2022  4 months ago
A new study by researchers from the University of Bristol – United Kingdom has found that SARS-CoV-2 induced platelet driven thromboinflammation increases the risk of thrombosis in COVID-19 patients.   Numerous past studies have already showed that individuals with COVID-19 are at increased risk of thrombosis, which is associated with altered platelet function and coagulopathy, contri...
Source: XBB Variant  Oct 22, 2022  4 months ago
The SARS-CoV-2 recombinant variant XBB that is made up of two worrisome variants ie BM.1.1.1 and BJ.1 and is believed to be one of the most immune evasive variants to date besides the BQ.1 and BQ.1.1 variants is now also evolving rapidly and spawning a variety of sub-lineages itself.   The XBB variant that seems to be predominant in circulation in Singapore in the last 2 weeks and also in B...
Source: COVID-19 News -BQ.1, BQ.1.1 - Increased Fusogenicity  Oct 21, 2022  4 months ago
COVID-19 News: In a new research by scientists from The Ohio State University – USA and Wexner Medical Center, Ohio - USA to study the neutralization resistance of the subvariants a BQ.1, BQ.1.1, BA.4.6, BF.7 and BA.2.75.2 as well as their ancestral BA.4/5, BA.2.75 and D614G variants against sera from 3-dose vaccinated health care workers, hospitalized BA.1-wave patients, and BA.5-wave patie...
Source: COVID-19 News - Banana Lectin H84T As A SARS-CoV-2 Antiviral  Oct 21, 2022  4 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new study conducted by researchers from University of Hong Kong – China, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Linz – Austria and the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor-USA has found that lectins derived from bananas could serve as effective antivirals against the SARS-CoV-2 virus including against the Omicron variant.   As early as 2020, Thailand Medical News has cov...
Source: COVID-19 News - Endothelial Disease  Oct 20, 2022  4 months ago
COVID-19 News: In the beginning of the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, we were first led to believe the COVID-19 disease is but a respiratory disease that affects the lungs and later we were given the impression that the hyperinflammatory states or cytokine storms that arose as a result of the SARS-CoV-2 infection was the cause of the various manifestations seen in COVID-19 patients including vari...
Source: Medical News -COVID-19 Isolation Period  Oct 19, 2022  4 months ago
A new study by researchers from Stanford University School of Medicine, California-USA has demonstrated that current recommendation by the U.S. CDC for a 5-day isolation period for anyone that test positive for COVID-19 to prevent spread of the disease is inadequate especially when the BA.2 variants and its sub-lineages are concerned!   Surprisingly, one of the non-scientific based decision...
Source: COVID-19 News - Mandatory Genomic Sequencing  Oct 19, 2022  4 months ago
COVID-19 News: Never in the history of virology have experts ever witnessed the rapid evolution of a single type of virus spewing out a variety of mutations and spawning an unprecedented rate of new variants and sub-lineages over a very short time period.   In the beginning of the pandemic, many ‘dinosaurs’ in the medical and research communities insisted that the SARS-CoV-2 wil...
Source: SARS-CoV-2 Variants  Oct 18, 2022  4 months ago
SARS-CoV-2 Variants: A new study by American researchers from Ohio State University-USA and University of Texas Medical Branch-USA has found that newer Omicron variants or sub-lineages possessing the H655Y mutation tend to display lower fusogenicity with possible implications for lower risk of disease severity initially upon infection.   However, such variants and sub-lineages possessing th...
Source: COVID-19 News - Selective Immunoglobulin A Deficiency (sIgAD)  Oct 18, 2022  4 months ago
COVID-19 News: Medical researchers from Auckland Hospital-New Zealand, University of Auckland-New Zealand and Wellington Hospital-New Zealand have in a new study found that selective immunoglobulin A deficiency (sIgAD) is a risk factor for severe COVID-19.   Selective IgA deficiency (sIgAD) is an immune system condition in which one lacks or don't have enough immunoglobulin A (IgA), a p...
Source: Medical News - COVID-19 - Blood And Skin Cancers  Oct 18, 2022  4 months ago
In an alarming new development, medical researchers from Ribeirão Preto Faculty of Medicine, Universidade de São Paulo-Brazil have found that SARS-CoV-2 induced immunological dysregulation can potentially increase the risk of relapses of IB cutaneous T-cell lymphomas such as Sézary Syndrome and Mycosis Fungoides.   The study team presented a documented clinical case stu...
Source: COVID-19 News - Mesenteric Panniculitis And Acute Abdominal Pain  Oct 17, 2022  4 months ago
COVID-19 News: Despite warnings that the newer Omicron variants and sub-lineages that have emerged and started circulating since weeks 18 to now are displaying more tropism towards the gastrointestinal tissues and causing a variety of gastrointestinal tissues, many scientists not in clinical practice or in the study of the pathogenesis of these new variants are expressing skepticisms.   Tha...
Source: Medical News - Pediatric COVID-19 - Febrile-Seizures   Oct 17, 2022  4 months ago
South Korean medical researchers from Jeonbuk National University Medical School, Wonkwang University Medical Center, Gunsan Medical Center, the Presbyterian Medical Center and Design Medical Center in a new study have found that with the emergence of the Omicron variant and its various sub-lineages, the incidence of febrile-seizures has increased among children tested positive for COVID-19. Alarm...
Source: Medical News - SARS-CoV-2 Infections  Oct 16, 2022  4 months ago
A new American study involving researchers from Washington University in St. Louis, University of California, University of Washington, and the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University has found that far more people have been infected with the SARS-CoV-2 virus, with possible amounts even reaching 2.4 billion people compared what was reported officially!   The study team using a new ...
Source: Long COVID News  Oct 16, 2022  4 months ago
Long COVID News: A new study conducted by researchers from Stellenbosch University-South Africa has found that the increased levels of six different inflammatory molecules in most post-COVID individuals known to be key drivers of endothelial and clotting pathology, causes thrombotic endotheliitis, a contributing factor to Long COVID. These six inflammatory molecules were:   -1) Von Willebra...
Source: COVID-19 News - Sitagliptin to counteract waning SARS-CoV-2 antibodies  Oct 15, 2022  4 months ago
COVID-19 News: In what can be regarded as a breakthrough study, scientists from Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) along with researchers from various research institutions in China have discovered that the plasma metabolite glycylproline (gly-pro) is responsible for the wanning antibodies in recovered COVID-19 patients.   The breakthrough study findings can help formulate strategies to ma...
Source: COVID-19 News  Oct 15, 2022  4 months ago
COVID-19 News: Germany’s Health Minister German Karl Lauterbach media on Friday that he favors and advocates requiring mask-wearing indoors, a measure that has largely faded in Germany except on public transport, in medical facilities and care homes.   He also urged the 16 states in the country to consider stepping up their COVID-19 prevention and safety measures as cases rise in the ...
Source: Medical News - SARS-CoV-2 - Brain  Oct 14, 2022  4 months ago
A new study by researchers from the University of California-Davis, USA involving animal models such as the Rhesus Macaques has found that SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus is able to infect the neurons of the brain and induce inflammation.   SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, the etiologic agent of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), can induce a plethora of neurological complications in some patients.   ...
Source: Medical News - COVID-19 -HIV  Oct 14, 2022  4 months ago
A new study led by researchers from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health has found that HIV patients with moderately low CD4 cell counts risk severe breakthrough COVID-19 infections.   The study team said that understanding the severity of postvaccination SARS-CoV-2 (ie, COVID-19) breakthrough illness among individuals with HIV (PWH) can inform vaccine guidelines and risk-reducti...
Source: Sponsored Content  Oct 13, 2022  4 months ago
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Source: COVID-19 News  Oct 13, 2022  4 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new study by researchers from the University Of Michigan-USA has found that cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors such as age, smoking and diabetes increase the risk of COVID-19 mortality and not preexisting cardiovascular disease itself!   The study findings showed that the occurrence of myocardial injury, regardless of preexisting CVD, and its association with outcomes...
Source: COVID-19 Drugs - Paxlovid  Oct 13, 2022  4 months ago
COVID-19 Drugs: Leading cardiologists and physicians from various hospitals and medical centers across the state of Massachusetts-USA have issued a warning of adverse drug interactions especially involving heart medications in COVID-19 patients treated with Paxlovid (Nirmatrelvir/Ritonavir).   The team of specialists from Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, Brigham and Women’s Hospital...
Source: SARS-CoV-2 Research  Oct 13, 2022  4 months ago
SARS-CoV-2 Research: A new study has found that SARS-CoV-2 mediated dysregulation in cell signaling events are actually driving COVID-19 severity.   In a normal setting, in order to eradicate the illness, an immune response balanced against an unknown pathogen is essential.   Typically, a cascade of cell signaling events is immediately activated upon sensing the presence of SARS-CoV-2 ...
Source: Long COVID  Oct 12, 2022  4 months ago
A new study by researchers from University of Birmingham-UK has found that SARS-CoV-2 infections can also trigger a variety of immune-mediated inflammatory diseases (IMIDS) especially type 1 diabetes mellitus, inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and psoriasis.   The aim of the study was to assess whether there is an association between SARS CoV-2 infection and the incidence of immune mediated ...
Source: Long COVID  Oct 12, 2022  4 months ago
A study by Harvard researchers involving humoral immune profiling has discovered that immunity to non-COVID-19 endemic coronaviruses may play a role in who develops PASC (Post-Acute Sequelae of COVID-19) commonly known as Long COVID!   The study team comprised scientists from Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT, and Harvard-USA, Brigham and Women’s Hospital-Boston, Massachusetts General Hospi...
Source: Pharma News - Metformin - Atrial Fibrillation  Oct 12, 2022  4 months ago
A new study by researcher from Cleveland Clinic, Ohio-USA And Northwestern University-Illinois-USA has found that the common generic drug used to treat type 2 diabetes..metformin, can be used to treat atrial fibrillation. Atrial fibrillation (AF) is an irregular and often very rapid heart rhythm (arrhythmia) that can lead to blood clots in the heart. AF increases the risk of stroke, heart failure...
Source; Medical News - Liver Cancer  Oct 12, 2022  4 months ago
A new study by researchers from the University of Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences, Ohio -USA and the U.S. National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Maryland-USA has found that diets high in processed fiber could increase risk of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), a type of liver cancer.   The study also involved researchers from Georgia State University, Atlanta-US...
Source: COVID-19 Drugs -Glutamine, Pyruvate, Rosiglitazone, Arginine, 2-DG  Oct 11, 2022  4 months ago
COVID-19 Drugs: A new breakthrough study by researchers from the Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University-China and Southern University of Science and Technology, Shenzhen-China has found that glutamine and pyruvate supplementation, and also the drug diabetic drug Rosiglitazone can reduce and prevent cytokine upregulation hyperinflammation as result of inflammation in macrophages induced by the SARS-...
Source: COVID-19 Drugs - Metformin  Oct 11, 2022  4 months ago
COVID-19 Drugs: Spanish researchers and physicians have in a new study found that the diabetic drug Metformin (Glucophage) lowers the risk of disease severity and fatal outcomes in diabetic patients infected with the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. The study involved medical researchers from the Hospital Clinic of Barcelona-Spain, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona-Spain and Fundació Institu...
Source: Medical News - COVID-19 Research  Oct 10, 2022  4 months ago
When Thailand Medical News contacted many researchers and labs that had been involved last year and early this year with studies on the properties, characteristics and pathogenesis of the SARS-CoV-2 Delta and early Omicron variants to see if they had any updates on the latest emerging Omicron sub-lineages, we were shocked to find that most had already stopped such research since June and July 2022...
Source: COVID-19 News - Women Reproductive Health  Oct 10, 2022  4 months ago
COVID-19 News: A review study conducted by researchers from the Department of Anatomy, Cell Biology and Physiological Sciences at the American University of Beirut-Lebanon and from the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore-USA has found that systemic inflammation triggered by COVID-19 infections affects female reproductive health in a variety of ways. &nb...
Source: COVID-19 Medical Devices  Oct 09, 2022  4 months ago
COVID-19 Medical Devices: Researchers and scientists from The Institute for Biomedical Engineering & Nano Science at Tongji University School of Medicine, Shanghai-China have developed a new face mask that detects the specific type of respiratory virus that is in close proximity and in surrounding environment and alerts the user via a smartphone app. The new face masks are capable of identifyi...
Source: Medical News - New Omicron Sub-lineages  Oct 09, 2022  4 months ago
During the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, we saw that it was the elderly and those with existing comorbidities like high blood pressure, cardiac issues and diabetes that were more susceptible to the disease severity and mortality risk of SARS-CoV-2 infections. Most of the young especially babies and young kids were spared from the original Wuhan wildtype strain and also from the early varian...
Please Refer To Correction Notice Below  Oct 09, 2022  4 months ago
UPDATES: 10th Novermber 2022 Singapore Health Authorities have informed media in Singapore that the local data and reports from hospitals show that the XBB variant does not cause any disease severity and that the current infections and hospitalization rates in Singapore are not rising exponentially and that as of Tuesday, there are only 11 Covid-19 patients under intensive care and 50 needing ox...
Source: COVID-19 Crisis In Germany  Oct 08, 2022  4 months ago
COVID-19 Crisis In Germany: While the German government continues to downplay the seriousness of the current COVID-19 crisis, daily COVID-19 cases are going up with more than 174,112 new COVID-19 cases reported for just the 6th Of October along with 117 new COVID-19 deaths. https://www.rki.de/DE/Content/InfAZ/N/Neuartiges_Coronavirus/Situationsberichte/Okt_2022/2022-10-07-en.pdf?__blob=publication...
Source: COVID-19 Immunology  Oct 08, 2022  4 months ago
COVID-19 Immunology: A new study by Greek researchers from Kapodistrian University of Athens, Evangelismos General Hospital-Greece and the Institute for Bioinnovation-Greece has found that the upregulation of CD55 complement regulator in distinct PBMC subpopulations of COVID-19 patients is associated with suppression of interferon responses.   The complement system, also known as complement...
Source: SARS-CoV-2 Research - Medical News  Oct 08, 2022  4 months ago
A new study by researchers from University of Maryland School of Medicine-USA and the J. Craig Venter Institute-USA has found that aside from the spike proteins, the various SARS-CoV-2 accessory proteins also play key roles in pathogenesis and in COVID-19 disease severity with mutations in them contributing to different clinical presentations.   The continued COVID-19 surges with the emerge...
Source: Medical News -SARS-CoV-2 Research  Oct 08, 2022  4 months ago
A new study led by researchers from the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia-USA has found that the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus utilizes histone mimicry to disrupt host epigenetic regulation in order to disarm host immune responses.   The study findings showed that the SARS-CoV-2 protein encoded by ORF8 (ORF8) functions as a histone mimic of the ARKS motifs in histone H3 to disrupt host cell...
Source: SARS-CoV-2 Intestinal Ischemia  Oct 07, 2022  4 months ago
SARS-CoV-2 Intestinal Ischemia: Unknown to many, SARS-CoV-2 infections also causes intestinal ischemia in many and very often it is a sign of disease severity and also increases the risk of mortality.   Intestinal ischemia describes a variety of conditions that occur when blood flow to the intestines decreases. Ischemia can be due to a fully or partially blocked blood vessel, usually a...
Source: Cardiology News  Oct 07, 2022  4 months ago
Cardiology News: A new study led by researcher from Johns Hopkins University along with support from researchers at University of Pennsylvania has found that fat intermingling with heart scar tissue triggers ventricular arrhythmias that can be fatal!   Infiltrating adipose tissue (inFAT) has been recently found to co-localize with scar in infarcted hearts and may contribute to ventricular a...
Source: Cardiology Updates  Oct 07, 2022  4 months ago
Cardiology Updates: Researchers from the McAllister Heart Institute at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill – USA have discovered that the protein Ascl1 which is a neuronal factor is capable of healing damaged heart muscles.   The approach of direct reprogramming has revolutionized the fields of stem cell biology and regenerative medicine.   Direct reprogramming means t...
Source: UK COVID-19 News  Oct 07, 2022  4 months ago
UK COVID-19 News: The United Kingdom saw more than 224,3176 new COVID-19 infections in the last 24 hours. https://health-study.joinzoe.com/data   The Office for National Statistics (ONS) reported that about one in 65 people in England ie an estimated 857,400 individuals had COVID in the week ending 17 September, up from 766,500 people, or one in 70, the week before. An increase wa...
Source: Medical News - Viral Arthropathy - SARS-CoV-2  Oct 07, 2022  4 months ago
A study led by researchers from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville-USA and Hospital Sisters Health System-Illinois-USA has found that a high proportion of the population that has been exposed to the SARS-CoV-2 virus will eventually develop viral arthropathy beside myalgia.   Viral arthropathy (viral arthritis) is swelling and irritation (inflammation) of one or more joints parti...
Source: Medical News -Cardiac Issues -Mild COVID  Oct 06, 2022  4 months ago
Despite numerous warnings and even media coverage of studies regarding the long-term effects of COVID-19 on heart health, many people are still either not taking precautions to not get infected with the virus or to go for regular heart screenings after a SARS-CoV-2 infection even if it mild.   Considering that excess deaths related to COVID-19 involving heart failures is rising exponentiall...
Source: COVID-19 Research  Oct 06, 2022  4 months ago
COVID-19 Research: The research findings of a new vitro study by researchers from the University of Texas-Austin-USA using three-dimensional engineered vascular networks has validated the previous claims that SARS-CoV-2 spike protein causes endothelial vascular dysfunction. The study findings not only have various implications on Long COVID but also about the usage of prophylactics and therap...
Source: Medical News-Alzheimer's Disease  Oct 06, 2022  4 months ago
A new study led by researchers from the University of Cincinnati-USA has found that Alzheimer’s Disease is caused by low levels of a soluble protein called amyloid beta and not by amyloid plaques!   The study team also compromised researchers from Karolinska Institutet-Sweden, Texas Tech University-USA, University of Eastern Finland, University of Oxford-UK, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto ...
Source: Medical News - Pediatric Drugs  Oct 06, 2022  4 months ago
A worldwide alert has been issued over children cough and cold syrups that are made in India after more than 66 children died from these contaminated products and hundreds more were sickened by them.   The World Health Organization (WHO) issued the alert on Wednesday over four cough and cold syrups made by Maiden Pharmaceuticals in India, warning they are linked to the deaths of 66 children...
Source: B.M.1.1  Oct 05, 2022  4 months ago
Early data based on clinical observations by attending physicians from hospitals along with genomic sequencing data in United Kingdom, France and Australia shows that the two new SARS-CoV-2 variants BQ.1.1 and BM.1.1 tend to attack the endothelial cells of the gastrointestinal tract more aggressively with many patients irrespective of age or existing comorbidities exhibiting disease severity. &n...
Source: Colorectal Cancer  Oct 05, 2022  4 months ago
Researchers from Tufts University, Boston-USA has found that frequent consumption of ultra-processed foods increases the risk of colorectal cancer in men.   The researchers and doctors from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health-USA, Boston, University of São Paulo-Brazil, Universidade Federal de Uberlândia, Minas Geras-Brazil, Université Laval, Québec-Canada, ...
Source: Medical News - Simian arteriviruses   Oct 05, 2022  4 months ago
A new U.S. NIH sponsored study has shockingly found that a primate hemorrhagic fever-causing arterivirus from Africa has acquired the necessary mutations to cross over into the human species using the CD162 receptors for cellular entry.   It should be noted that the African continent is a hub for various emerging pathogens and diseases and in fact, one theory that has not been properly expl...
Source: Medical News - SARS-CoV-2 Research  Oct 05, 2022  4 months ago
Researchers from Tel Aviv University-Israel, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem-Israel and the University of Pittsburgh-USA have in a new study found that the Omicron variant decreases the human host serologic response by reducing B-Cell antigenicity.   The study findings also indicates that the emerging Omicron sub-lineages are also following a similar trajectory of viral evolution and tha...
Source: Long COVID - Premature Aging Of Lungs  Oct 04, 2022  4 months ago
Long COVID: A study by researchers from University of Oxford- United Kingdom involving a new computational technique has shockingly revealed that the lungs of Post COVID-19 individuals displayed premature aging of more than 15 years along with other lung dysfunctions!   To date, the long-term effects of COVID-19 on lung physiology remain poorly understood.   The study team utilized a n...
Source: COVID-19 News  Oct 04, 2022  4 months ago
COVID-19 News: A new study conducted by researchers from the University of Wisconsin and Wisconsin Department of Health Services, Madison-USA has validated the fact that even those who have been vaccinated can still shed and spread infectious SARS-CoV-2 virions when they are infected by COVID-19. This questions the stupid practice of certain establishments including moronic convention and exhibit...
Source: COVID-19 Drugs - Evusheld - Bebtelovimab  Oct 04, 2022  4 months ago
COVID-19 Drugs: Thailand Medical News has been warning since the last two weeks that we are entering a very dangerous phase of the COVID-19 pandemic, one in which not only are we are going to be faced with an onslaught of more than 30 to 50 circulating new Omicron sub-lineages that are more transmissible and immune evasive but also more pathogenic. Reinfections and Co-infections are going to be th...
Source: Post-COVID Pulmonary Fibrosis  Oct 04, 2022  4 months ago
A new study led by researchers from the Department of Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville-USA has found that as a result of SARS-CoV-2 infections causing a reduction in circulating monocytes, the condition of persistent Post-COVID pulmonary fibrosis arises.   Researchers from the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester-USA al...
Source: Medical News -SARS-CoV-2 Research  Oct 03, 2022  4 months ago
A new study led by researchers from the University of Chicago that involved medical scientists from the University of Pennsylvania has found that the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus is different from all other known Betacoronaviruses in that it only partially activates the IRE1α/XBP1 endoplasmic reticulum stress pathway.   Corresponding author, Dr Susan R. Weiss from the Department of Microbiol...
Source: Medical News - Lyme Disease  Oct 02, 2022  4 months ago
According to a report by FAIR Health, an independent nonprofit that collects data for and manages the United States’s largest database of privately billed health insurance claims, Lyme disease diagnoses in the United States have exponentially increased to over 357% in rural locations over the last 15 years! https://www.fairhealth.org/press-release/lyme-disease-diagnoses-increased-357-percent...
Source: Medical News - BA.2.75.2 - BQ.1.1  Oct 02, 2022  4 months ago
New clinical observations being reported by doctors in the United Kingdom, Belgium, Germany And Romania are showing that despite BA.2.75.2 and BQ.1.1 not causing the expected disease severity involving ARDS (acute respiratory distress syndrome) or cytokine storms etc, many of the infected are displaying strange debilitating symptoms typically not associated with COVID-19.   Some of these ne...
Source: Medical News - Children - SARS-CoV-2 Variants  Oct 01, 2022  4 months ago
In the last few weeks, the number of infants and children being admitted to hospitals due to COVID-19 severity is fast increasing in many states across the United States and worse in countries like the United Kingdom, Belgium, Germany, France, Denmark and Austria https://doh.wa.gov/sites/default/files/2022-02/421-019-ChildrenYouthReport.pdf   https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunit...
Source: Medical News - SARS-CoV-2 Spike Proteins  Oct 01, 2022  4 months ago
A new study involving researchers from the U.S.NIH, US. NIAID, University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health and University of Nebraska Medical Center have alarmingly found that unlike any other known coronaviruses, the SARS-CoV-2 spike proteins and S mRNAs are able to translocate into the nucleus of human host cells and contribute to pathogenesis.   The study findings have num...
Source: Cannabis News  Sep 30, 2022  4 months ago
Cannabis News: A new study by researchers from the Nanjing Medical University - China involving data from the U.S. NHANES (U.S.National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey) database has alarmingly found that regular use of cannabis increases the risk of overactive bladder issues.   Numerous research has only just begun on the medical value of marijuana (cannabis) and the possible health...
Source: Medical News - SARS-CoV-2 -Heart Failure  Sep 30, 2022  4 months ago
A new study led by researchers from University of Queensland, Brisbane-Australia has found that unlike the influenza virus that only causes inflammation of the heart cells and tissues, the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus goes even much further in that it also attacks the DNA of various heart cells!   This new discovery adds to many reasons as to why we are witnessing a high number of deaths in COVID...
Source: Medical News - SARS-CoV-2 - Aquatic Mammals  Sep 29, 2022  4 months ago
Italian researchers have in a new study found that cetaceans which include aquatic mammals such as whales, dolphins, and porpoises could also become infected with the SARS-CoV-2 virus and could also end up as potential viral reservoirs.   As a result of such marine mammals’ demonstrated susceptibility to SARS-CoV-2, based upon the homology level of their angiotensin-converting enzyme ...
Source: Medical News - Reinfections - Coinfections  Sep 29, 2022  4 months ago
Its amazing how stupid the masses are and how many simply living in denial and are assuming that COVID-19 is over. Many of these stupids are rejoicing in the lifting of all COVID-19 safety measures and also travel restrictions without realizing that their bodies or the bodies of their loved ones could be lying in the mortuaries in coming weeks!   There are sub-groups who simply like sheep w...
Source: Medical News -SARS-CoV-2 Disrupts Endothelial Barrier  Sep 28, 2022  4 months ago
A new study by researchers from Kyoto University-Japan and Osaka University-Japan has found the detailed mechanism by which SARS-CoV-2 invades into the blood vessels.   It was found that SARS-CoV-2 from infected epithelial cells disrupts the endothelial barrier by downregulating Claudin-5 (CLDN5), a tight junction protein.   CLDN5 (Claudin 5) is a protein coding gene that contains 218 ...
Source: Thailand Medical News - SARS-CoV-2 - Enteric Infections - Food Borne  Sep 28, 2022  4 months ago
A new international meta-analysis study on published research data involving researchers from Italy, United States, Belgium, Portugal and France has found that the human gut can also serve as an alternative entry for the SARS-CoV-2 virus which past studies has shown can also be food-borne!   Hopefully, one South-East Asian country famous for stupid and fake claims of being able to cure vari...
Source: Medical News -SARS-CoV-2 Spike 346 Mutations - Immune Evasiveness  Sep 28, 2022  4 months ago
A new study by researchers from Peking University, Beijing-China has found that the spike 346 mutations found in almost all of the new emerging Omicron variants and sub-lineages are helping the SARS-CoV-2 virus escape neuralization by almost all known antibodies!   The scientists warn that the SARS-CoV-2 BA.2, BA.4 and BA.5 lineages that have been the dominant strains in most regions worldw...
Source: Medical News - SARS-CoV-2 Reinfections - Omicron  Sep 28, 2022  4 months ago
A new study by researchers from Aix Marseille University- France and the Institut Hospitalo-Universitaire Méditerranée Infection-France has found that SARS-CoV-2 Reinfections involving the various Omicron variants and sub-lineages are occurring at shorter intervals between each infection.   The study team described 188 patients in France who were successively infected with dif...
Source: Medical News - Europe COVID-19 News - BQ1.1 - BA.2.3.20  Sep 27, 2022  4 months ago
It was initially assumed that the newly emerged BA.2.3.20 and BQ.1.1 variants would only gather predominance in circulation and become a key player in the late Fall and Winter surges but unexpectedly both are now rapidly superseding the BA.5, BA.4.6 and BA.2.75 variants.   In the United Kingdom, in the last 24 hours, it was estimated that there were about more than 164,000 COVID-19 infectio...
Source: Medical News -SARS-CoV-2 Viral Peptides - Retrotransposons - Introns  Sep 26, 2022  4 months ago
We have been having lots of so-called experts…each claiming to have discovered the factors that is causing that Long COVID. Some say it is a condition caused by vasculitis triggered by the SARS-CoV-2, or it is because of the thrombotic state the body gain due to the effects of the virus while others say that its due to damages caused by the hyperinflammatory state induced by the SARS-CoV-2 ...
Source: Medical News -COVId-19 Supplements -Fish Oil  Sep 24, 2022  4 months ago
COVID-19 Supplements: A new study by researchers from the Guangdong Academy of Medical Sciences-China, the Southern Medical University, Guangzhou-China, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou-China, Shantou University Medical College-China, University of California Los Angeles-USA and the Veterans Affairs Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System-USA involving a cohort study of data from the ...
Source: Medical News - Long COVID Fatigue  Sep 24, 2022  4 months ago
A new study by Dutch researchers from Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam-Netherlands And Rijndam Rehabilitation, Rotterdam-Netherlands has found that post-COVID fatigue is associated with increased expression of inflammatory genes in monocytes, increased serum pro-inflammatory cytokines and increased CD8+ lymphocytes.   It is already a common occurrence that a significant propo...
Source: Medical News -COVID-19-Diabetes- Pediatrics  Sep 24, 2022  4 months ago
A new study by researchers from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Ohio-USA and The MetroHealth System-Ohio-USA has found that SARS-CoV-2 infections are associated with increase in new diagnoses of type 1 diabetes in youth, by as much as 72%! Already the incidence of new-onset type 1 diabetes (T1D) increased during the COVID-19 pandemic, and this increase has been associated wi...
Source: Medical News - NEUROCOVID  Sep 23, 2022  4 months ago
NeuroCOVID: A new study by researchers from Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis-USA and the Clinical Epidemiology Center at VA St. Louis Health Care System, St. Louis-USA has found that SARS-CoV-2 infections increases risk of various neurological issues including strokes, cognitive disorders and encephalopathy!   To date, the neurologic manifestations...
Source: Medical News - Autoimmune -Long COVID  Sep 23, 2022  4 months ago
A new study by researchers from McMaster University-Canada and the University of British Columbia-Canada along with medical scientist from the Research Institute of St. Joes, St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton-Canada has found that even after a year, up to 41 percent of Post-COVID individuals still have autoantibodies that causes autoimmune issues!   At 3 and 6 months, nearly 80% of the C...
Source: Medical News - Pediatric COVID-19  Sep 22, 2022  5 months ago
A new German study has shockingly discovered that most children infected with the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus have persistent and long-term pulmonary dysfunction even after so called ‘recovery.’ Parent, teachers and pediatrics have to take note of this new study findings as it some cases, dangerous outcomes can arise in such children in various settings including being subjected to physical...
Source: Medical News - Prophylactic Intranasal SARS-CoV-2 Specific Immunoglobulin Y   Sep 22, 2022  5 months ago
A new study involving mice showed that prophylactic intranasal administration of SARS-CoV-2 specific immunoglobulin Y generated in chicken eggs displays protective effects in the infected animal models.   The breakthrough study was conducted by researchers from King Abdulaziz University-Saudi Arabia, University of Iowa-United States of America and the University College London Hospitals-Uni...
Source: Medical News-Nuclear Fallout - Potassium Iodide  Sep 21, 2022  5 months ago
In the last few hours as Russian President Vladimir Putin publicly announced the partial mobilization of Russian reservist soldiers to boost up his military operations in Ukraine and there was also a lot of reference about nuclear weapons in his speech. The  European leaders and the Biden administration is at fault for not using peaceful diplomatic strategies to defuse the Russian-Ukrainian c...
Source: Medical News - Cancer  Sep 21, 2022  5 months ago
A new study by researchers from the American Cancer Society-Georgia, the Albert Einstein College of Medicine-New York and Flatiron Health Inc-New York has found that sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) increases risk for various lethal cancers including colorectal and kidney cancers. At the same the study also found a concerning correlation between the consumption of artificially-sweetened beverages ...
Source: Medical News - Blood Clots -SARS-CoV-2  Sep 21, 2022  5 months ago
A British new study by researchers from the University of Bristol,  University of Cambridge, Swansea University, National Health Service Digital- Leeds, University College London, King’s College London, Glasgow Caledonian University, University of Leicester, University of Edinburgh and the British Heart Foundation Data Science Centre has found that blood cl...
Source: Medical News - Start Of Fall 2022  Sep 21, 2022  5 months ago
Tomorrow, the 22nd Of September marks the official start of Fall or Autumn in the Northern hemisphere and the SARS-CoV-2 virus is helping mankind ‘commemorate’ the start the cool season not only be debuting a variety of Omicron sub-variants and their sub-lineages, but has already officially started the new surges in countries like France, Germany, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Russia, Taiw...
Source: Medical News - SARS-CoV-2 - Idiopathic Hypereosinophilic Syndrome  Sep 20, 2022  5 months ago
Physicians from the Department of General Internal Medicine, Asahikawa City Hospital, Hokkaido-Japan are warning that even asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 infections can trigger acute exacerbation of idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome. Palpable erythema, without pruritic or painful sensation, was present on the whole backof the reported patient in a reticulated pattern, colored light brown to light r...
Source: Medical News - SARS-CoV-2 - Placenta  Sep 20, 2022  5 months ago
A new study by researchers from Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, Washington State University-USA, the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington-USA and the Department of Women and Newborn Research, Intermountain Health Care-Utah-USA has found that SARS-CoV-2 infections impairs the antiviral innate immune gene expression in the human placenta! This places pregnant women w...
Source: Medical News - COVID-19 Excess Deaths  Sep 19, 2022  5 months ago
A new startling report issued by the Ministry of health in Singapore has shown that nearly three in five or 60% of all "excess deaths" in Singapore during the COVID-19 pandemic was directly caused by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, and the remainder were patients who had died of other illnesses within 90 days of being infected with the same SARS-CoV-2 virus!   The report was relea...
Source: Medical News -SARS-CoV-2 Sub-lineages BU, BQ, BW  Sep 19, 2022  5 months ago
A leading researcher from University of Missouri-School of Medicine-USA who has been involved in wastewater surveillance of SARS-CoV-2 variants for the last two years predicts that the newly emerging BU and BQ variants are most likely to be the next concerning SARS-CoV-2 variants in the next waves after the various BA.2.75 sub-lineages that are expected to dominate this fall and early winter. &n...
Source: Medical News - Biden-Alzheimer's Disease  Sep 19, 2022  5 months ago
Its hilarious that in the last few hours, Biden had announced during a interview on CBS network’s Sixty Minutes that the COVID-19 pandemic is over! https://twitter.com/60Minutes/status/1571652540592050176   Americans are really going heading for a mess in the coming fall and winter season.   Already despite attempts by the Biden administration to conceal the real COVID-19 situati...
Source: Taiwan COVID-19 News   Sep 18, 2022  5 months ago
A strange phenomenon is being observed in Taiwan that is getting scientist around the world baffled. A new surge barely a couple of weeks from the last is getting daily COVID-19 infections and hospitalizations up. But what is strange about this new surge is that physicians are seeing many that were infected weeks ago getting re-infected again and what adds more to the confusion is that it’s ...
Source: Japan COVID-19 News  Sep 18, 2022  5 months ago
On the Friday 16th of September, Japan recorded another 173 COVID-19 Deaths and 75,902 new COVID-19 infections despite low testing rates.   The country Japan confirmed 70,975 cases of the coronavirus infection on Saturday with another 138 deaths. Tokyo alone reported 8,018 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday and ten deaths.   Since the 1st of August 2022 to till the 16th of September, th...
Source: U.S. COVID-19 News  Sep 17, 2022  5 months ago
U.S. COVID-19 News: Despite attempts by the Biden administration to conceal the actual COVID-19 scenario in the United States, the degree of severity and mortality the new BA.4.6 variant and also the various BA.5 sub-lineages is causing, prevents the degree of seriousness the country is going to be in this coming fall and winter from being not reported. https://public.tableau.com/app/profile/raj.r...
Source: Medical News - Long COVID - Lung Impairment  Sep 16, 2022  5 months ago
It is becoming more apparent with mounting study findings that hundreds of thousands of individuals globally are literally walking around without even being aware that their lungs are deteriorating as a result of having been exposed to the SARS-CoV-2 virus!   A new study by researchers from the COVID-FIBROTIC study team in Spain has found that irrespective of severity, about 40% of Post...
Source: Medical News-COVID-19 News  Sep 15, 2022  5 months ago
It is amazing that Tedros Ghebreyesus is still heading the WHO as its director general after the way that the start of the COVID-19 pandemic was so badly handled and that he and the rest of the primates at the WHO literally allowed the SARS-CoV-2 virus to spread globally with their reluctance to initiate border controls, travel restriction, lockdowns and their denial that the SARS-CoV-2 ...
Source: Medical News - Japan - COVID-19 Deaths  Sep 14, 2022  5 months ago
There are more speculations emerging that the ‘big forces’ controlling the COVID-19 narratives are influencing governments and authorities around the world to conceal the real facts about the current COVID-19 crisis and instead create an illusion that COVID-19 is nothing to be worried about and the masses should simply return to pre-pandemic economic activity and lifestyles.   T...
Source: Medical News - SARS-CoV-2 -Kidney Failure  Sep 14, 2022  5 months ago
The SARS-CoV-2 pandemic is slowly evolving into an endemic of a silent killer disease as a result of governments and even health authorities trying to downplay the seriousness of the COVID-19 and are even concealing daily infections rates, death rates and now even excess death rates.   The ignorant masses are being led to assume that COVID-19 is now just a mild infection similar to contract...
Source: Medical News - SARS-CoV-2 And Saline Nasal Irrigation  Sep 13, 2022  5 months ago
Its interesting to note that when Chinese scientists in early 2020 suggested that rising ones mouth and nasal cavities with saline solution could help prevent COVID-19 severity as a result of reducing viral loads and viral reservoirs in these regions which are the preferred gateways of the novel coronavirus into the human host, many ‘bastard’ journalist and charlatan ‘fact checke...
Source: Medical News - New Omicron Sub-Variants  Sep 13, 2022  5 months ago
Urgent investigations and research are warranted with regards to the variants circulating in Europe at the moment and whether there is any change in tropism and pathogenesis as there has been a rise of brain and liver related issues in many of the newly infected COVID-19 individuals.   Physicians and health authorities are concerned about new symptoms and conditions arising in newly infecte...
Source: Medical News -SARS-CoV-2-An Oncogenic Virus  Sep 12, 2022  5 months ago
Alarmingly more and more studies are emerging that are indicating SARS-CoV-2 infections will ultimately lead to the development of various cancers through a variety of mechanisms.   Thailand Medical News had already covered an article that also includes links to existing studies that shows the various discovered mechanisms. https://www.thailandmedical.news/news/breaking-study-finds-that-can...
Source: Medical News - BA.4.6, BA.4.7, BA.5.7  Sep 12, 2022  5 months ago
Researchers from Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York-USA and the from the School of Medicine-National Taiwan University-Taiwan have found that the new Omicron variants like BA.4.6, BA.4.7 and BA.5.7 are even more immune evasive than the BA.5 variant and that even the monoclonal combination known as Evusheld is ineffective.   Evushed is a combination of t...
Source: Medical News - BA.2.3.7 with K973 Spike Mutation  Sep 09, 2022  5 months ago
An alarming report involving documented case studies and viral genome analysis by doctors, pediatrics and researchers from a  tertiary medical center in Taiwan ie the Tri-Service General Hospital which is part of the National Defense Medical Center has found that a newly emerged SARS-CoV-2 Omicron sub-variant of the BA.2.3.7 sub-lineage is causing critical neurological illness among children ...
Source: Medical News - SARS-CoV-2 Mpro Cleaves Human Proteins  Sep 09, 2022  5 months ago
A new study led by researchers from the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory at Stanford University and the National Virtual Biotechnology Laboratory at the US Department of Energy-Washington has found the SARS-CoV-2 main protease Mpro also called 3CLpro (3-chymotrypsin like protease ) is able to cleave a key human immune signaling protein called NEMO (NF-κB Essential Modulator) in the ...
Source: Medical News - SARS-CoV-2 Variants  Sep 09, 2022  5 months ago
The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted many times over how researchers and scientists with their ‘dinosaur’ mentality and belonging to the traditional old school of thoughts have been misleading the world with their stupid ‘expertise.’   The whole approach and methods deployed to dealing with this SARS-CoV-2 crisis has been wrong from day one.   We first had COVI...
Source: COVID-19 Supplements - Medical News  Sep 08, 2022  5 months ago
COVID-19 Supplements: A new meta-analysis study by researchers from the Department of Clinical Nutrition, School of Nutrition and Food Science, Food Security Research Center, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences-Iran involving various relevant published studies from around the world has shown that antioxidant supplements like Vitamin C, Vitamin D, Selenium and Zinc does help with COVID-19 c...
Source: UK COVID-19 News  Sep 08, 2022  5 months ago
UK COVID-19 News: While the British health and government authorities are downplaying the extent of the health crisis in the United Kingdom and even concealing critical date pertaining to infection rates, death rates and excess death rates, the Zoe app monitoring platform has shown that there were 114,914 new symptomatic infections in the last 24 hours.! https://health-study.joinzoe.com/data#inter...
Source: Medical News -Argentina's Mysterious Pneumonia Outbreak  Sep 08, 2022  5 months ago
As of the last few hours, a total of 8 individuals have died and 23 more hospitalized as a result of the mysterious fatal bilateral pneumonia disease outbreak that originated sometime around the 16th of August 2022. https://jornadaonline.com/salud/confirmaron-que-mendoza-se-prepara-para-un-posible-brote-de-legionella-20229715500 (Note although that Argentinian media claims that only 22 have been h...
Source: Medical News - BA.2.75.2  Sep 07, 2022  5 months ago
Unknown to many who are assuming that the COVD-19 crisis is dying down and will become a mild-like flu endemic, the newer Omicron variants like the BA.2, BA.4 and BA.5 have given rise to newer subvariants that are evolving extremely rapidly as these viruses find ways to not only evade all immunity conferred by the natural infections or even by jab induced antibodies or the various monoclonal and p...
Source: Medical News - Vitronectin - Macular Degeneration  Sep 07, 2022  5 months ago
Researchers from the independent biomedical research institute located in California called Sanford Burnham Prebys have identified the mechanism by which the blood protein called Vitronectin causes macular degeneration.   Macular degeneration is as common eye disorder among people over 50. It causes blurred or reduced central vision and many normally end up being blinded. It is estimated th...
Source: Medical News - Cancers  Sep 07, 2022  5 months ago
Harvard Researchers Warn That Incidences Of Various Cancers In Young Adults Under the Age Of 50 Is Rising Globally!   A new study conducted by researchers from Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Massachusetts General Hospital and Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard has found that the incidences of various cancers among ...
Source: Medical News - Vitamin B9-Folic Acid And COVID-19 Risks  Sep 07, 2022  5 months ago
A new study by researchers from the University of Otago-New Zealand, University of California, Davis-USA, The University of Alabama at Birmingham-USA, University of Queensland-Australia and the Birmingham VA Medical Center- has found high doses of Vitamin B9 or folic acid were associated with increased COVID-19 risk. According to the study team, folic acid, a B vitamin that's used widely to f...
Source: Medical News -NSAIDs-Heart Failure  Sep 07, 2022  5 months ago
A new study by Danish researchers the Copenhagen University Hospital in Denmark has found that the usages of common NSAIDs (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) like Ibuprofen and Diclofenac by diabetics were linked to a higher risk of heart failure.   The study findings were presented during the recent European Society of Cardiology annual congress or ESC Congress 2022 and will be publis...
Source: Medical News - New Novel Polyomavirus  Sep 06, 2022  5 months ago
Interestingly, researchers from the infamous Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV), (The centre of the various controversial hypotheses on the origins of the SARS-CoV-2 virus) have discovered a novel DNA virus found in small mammals like Lemniscomys species ie a type of grass mice or zebra mice that are mostly found in the African continent besides certain European and middle-eastern countries. &nbs...
Source: Medical News -Tomato Flu  Sep 06, 2022  5 months ago
Unscrupulous Indian reporters and media first started creating a story about an outbreak of a mysterious disease among children as early as June 2022 that they labelled as “Tomato Flu” when in reality it was nothing more than ordinary hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) disease, a viral infection that afflicts children. Pictures like this was used to sensationalize the 'Tomato Fl...
Source: Medical News - Stevia, Saccharin And Sucralose  Sep 06, 2022  5 months ago
A new study led by Dr Kathleen A. Page, a Professor at the Division of Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California,-Los Angeles, has found that using artificial sweeteners like stevia, saccharin and sucralose can also cause glycemic response impairment via the gut microbiome and also cause more long term health issues.   N...
Source: Medical News - Fatal Pneumonia Outbreak  Sep 06, 2022  5 months ago
The mysterious fatal pneumonia disease outbreak that first claimed the life a  doctor that was suspected of treating patient zero (A 70 year old women who was the third person to die from the disease ) and infected numerous other patients and healthcare workers at the Eva Peron hospital in Tucuman, Argentina is now spreading rapidly and according to an Argentinian media report has now caused ...
Source: Medical News - New Measles Strain  Sep 05, 2022  5 months ago
While the world has been more engrossed in COVID-19, monkeypox, booster vaccines, the Ukraine-Russia war and the downfall of cryptocurrencies, no attention has been focused nor any aid and medical assistance been offered to the health authorities, physicians and hospitals in Zimbabwe that are facing an outbreak of a new deadly strain of measles that is causing the deaths of children at an exponent...
Source: Medical News-SARS-CoV-2-Skin  Sep 05, 2022  5 months ago
Italian researchers from the University of Bari “Aldo Moro”, University of Turin, the FPO-IRCCS Candiolo Cancer Institute and the Pathology Unit at Fondazione IRCCS Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza in new study have found that the SARS-CoV-2 virus could possibly penetrate the skin through the eccrine sweat glands!   The current ongoing SARS-CoV-2 crisis has disrupted global health...
Source: Medical Devices - Non-Invasive Continuous Glucose Monitor  Sep 05, 2022  5 months ago
Medical Devices: GlucoRx Ltd, a medical technology company based in Surrey, United Kingdom that specializes in home use glucose monitoring devices for diabetics along with Cardiff University are on schedule to launch the world’s first truly non-invasive continuous glucose monitor in Europe by early 2023. The product will then be launched in the Asia-Pacific region by mid-2023 and subsequentl...
Source: Drug News - GLP-1 Receptor Agonists Drugs  Sep 05, 2022  5 months ago
Drug News: Medical researchers from the U.S FDA have discovered that diabetics taking glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonists drugs like exenatide, dulaglutide, semaglutide and lixisenatide have a higher risk of developing acute cholecystitis and even higher risk of death!   The study team conducted a detailed meta-analysis from data of the of U.S FDA's reporting system for ad...
Source: Medical News - Anti-Aging Supplements - Taurine  Sep 04, 2022  5 months ago
Anti-aging Supplements: A new randomized clinical trial study by researchers from the School of Pharmaceutical Sciences of Araraquara at the State University of Sao Paulo – FCF UNESP-Brazil and the University of Sao Paulo Ribeirao Preto Medical School-Brazil has found that the amino acid taurine can be used in anti-aging therapies.   The clinical trial found that taurine supplementati...
Source: Medical News -SARS-CoV-2 Spike Proteins Destroys Intestinal Cells.  Sep 04, 2022  5 months ago
Data from a new study by researchers from Shenzhen Baoan Second People's Hospital in China has alarmingly validated that not only does the spike proteins of the SARS-CoV-2 virus damage lung cells but they also damage and destroy the intestinal cells as well!   The study findings  clearly showed that the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein damaged human small intestinal mucosa epithelial cells...
Source: Medical News - Long COVID Research  Sep 04, 2022  5 months ago
Long COVID Research: Alarming study findings from a new research conducted by medical scientist from the Hospital Regional de Alta Especialidad in Mexico has found that almost a third of Post-COVID patients who initially only developed mild symptoms upon infection displayed impaired lung function!   To date, only a few studies have assessed lung function in Hispanic subjects recovering from...
Source: Medical News - Argentina Mysterious Fatal Pneumonia Disease  Sep 04, 2022  5 months ago
Doctors and other healthcare workers at the Eva Peron hospital in Tucuman where the initial outbreak of a mysterious fatal pneumonia-related disease emerged are threatening a walk-out and strike as they believe that the country’s politicians are attempting to cover up the seriousness of the outbreak while putting the risk of millions at risk.   Most of the infected so far have been he...
Source: Medical News - Genes - COVID-19 Severity  Sep 03, 2022  5 months ago
A new study led by researchers from Berlin Institute of Health (BIH) at Charité-Universitäts-medizin-Germany has found that eight human proteins and genes paly a very critical role in the determination of COVID-19 outcomes in individuals with the ELF5 gene being the most important.   The other proteins and genes include OAS1, HSP40, RAB2A, NUDT5, CSF3, SFTPD and ABO.   The ...
Source: Medical News - Long COVID Diagnostics  Sep 02, 2022  5 months ago
Long COVID Diagnostics: IncellDx, a company based in California-USA specializing in a precision medicine and an array of advanced novel diagnostics and prognostics for the treatment of various infectious disease and cancer is officially launching the world’s first diagnostic test for Long COVID in Europe this month after securing the CE-IVD marking in Europe.   The company’s uti...
Source: Medical News - Argentina Fatal Bilateral Pneumonia Outbreak  Sep 02, 2022  5 months ago
While health authorities in Argentina along with WHO officials and also medical researchers are still trying to figure out the causative agent for the outbreak of a new mysterious fatal pneumonia disease in Tucuman-Argentina, caseloads are increasing and another death has also been reported in the last 24 hours since Thailand Medical News had broke the story online in English about the new outbrea...
Source: Medical News - Novel Zoonotic Avian Influenza Virus A(H3N8)  Sep 01, 2022  5 months ago
Researchers from the University of Hong Kong are warning that a current outbreak of a new zoonotic avian influenza virus among poultry and other birds in China and Hong Kong could lead to a serious human pandemic if surveillance and measures are not put into place soon.   Zoonotic and pandemic influenza continue to pose threats to global public health.   Typically, pandemics arise when...
Source: Medical News -   Sep 01, 2022  5 months ago
Health authorities in Argentina have announced the discovery of a new fatal respiratory disease that causes bilateral pneumonia in the province of Tucuman. To date, six people have been found to be infected with the new disease since the last 15 days. Two have already died while three are in ICU wards requiring ventilators while the fourth, a healthcare worker with moderate symptoms is currently u...
Source: Medical News - SARS-CoV-2 Origins  Aug 31, 2022  5 months ago
SARS-CoV-2 Origins: A new study led by researchers from the University of Milan-Italy and the Institute for Genomics and Evolutionary Medicine at Temple University-Philadelphia-USA has found evidence of SARS-CoV-2 in clinical samples in Italy dated as early as September 2019!   The study team was evaluating the association between SARS-CoV-2 infection and measles-like syndromes in Lombardy ...
Source: Medical News -Antigenic Interference And COVID-19 Severity  Aug 30, 2022  5 months ago
During the early part of the COVID-19 pandemic, we were feed with dubious study findings by non-credible researchers that made fake claims that previous influenza infections and even other respiratory infections could offer a certain degree of protection against the SARS-CoV-2 virus and prevent disease severity.   Findings from a new study by medical researchers from the University of Calif...
Source: Medical News - COVID-19 News  Aug 30, 2022  5 months ago
While Hong Kong is facing yet another COVID-19 surge caused by a variety of new SARS-CoV-2 variants, physicians and pediatric specialist are concerned as they are witnessing new clinical symptoms in children infected with COVID-19.   Besides hoarseness seen in most infected children, a growing number of children especially the younger ones of ages between 1 to 8 are also developing inspirat...
Source: Medical News - COVID-19 Supplements - Vitamin B3(Niacin)  Aug 29, 2022  5 months ago
COVID-19 Supplements: Indian researchers from the city of Bangalore (Bengaluru) in Karnataka-India have found in a new study that niacinamide or Vitamin B3 (niacin) can be used to enhance a natural occurring antiviral in humans called cathelicidin (LL37) to destroy the membrane of the SARS-CoV-2 virus, thus inhibiting its replication.   The study team comprised of medical scientist from the...
Source; Medical News - NeuroCOVID  Aug 28, 2022  5 months ago
NeuroCOVID: A study led by researchers from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke - U.S. National Institutes of Health and the U.S. Army’s Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and The Joint Pathology Center at the Defense Health Agency in Maryland have found that SARS-CoV-2 infections causes serious damage to the microvessels of the brain.   To da...
Source: Medical News - Henoch-Schönlein Purpura-(HSP) Disease And COVID-19  Aug 27, 2022  5 months ago
Researchers from the Medical University of Silesia in Poland have found further proof that SARS-CoV-2 infections can trigger Henoch-Schönlein Purpura-(HSP) disease also known currently as IgA-associated vasculitis (IgAV)!   Henoch-Schönlein purpura (HSP) disease is a condition that involves swelling (inflammation) of small blood vessels. The swollen blood vessels leak into the ski...
Source: Medical News - SARS-CoV-2 Incubation  Aug 26, 2022  5 months ago
A new study by researchers from Peking University-China and Tsinghua University-China has found that the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus is evolving to make humans sick faster as the incubation periods are getting shorter especially with the newer emerging variants.   The incubation period is the time elapsed between exposure to a pathogenic organism and when symptoms and signs are first apparent. &n...
Source: Medical News - Apple Cider Vinegar - COVID-19  Aug 25, 2022  5 months ago
Medical researchers from Khwarizmi Institute of Science and Technology-Iran have in a new study involving mice found that apple cider vinegar could be used to treat COVID-19 and also to reduce associated inflammatory responses in COVID-19 especially in the lungs.   The study team used a local Iranian apple cider vinegar called D.SAP in the successful animal study and next planning a randomi...
Source: Medical News - Melanoma and Fish Diets  Aug 24, 2022  5 months ago
Surprising findings have emerged following a new study by researchers from Brown University-USA and the National Cancer Institute which of part of the U.S. National Institutes of Health-Maryland, in which it was discovered that diets rich in tuna and non-fried fish increases the risk of developing malignant melanoma cancers! Tuna Sashimi   According to the study team, previous epidemiologic...
Source: Medical News - Povidone Nasal Sprays For COVID-19  Aug 24, 2022  5 months ago
A study by researchers from Mahidol University, Siam University and Samut Sakhon Hospital has found that 0.4% povidone-iodine nasal spray is not the least effective as a prophylaxis to prevent SARS-CoV-2 infections.   During the initial phases of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic, numerous Indian scammers and Indian run companies were promoting various Povidone-iodine nasal sprays products as prophyl...
Source: Medical News - Monkeypox Updates  Aug 23, 2022  6 months ago
The World Health Organization or WHO has reported that here has been several documented cases of breakthrough monkeypox infections and warned that people should assume that the current monkeypox vaccines are a totally effective prophylaxis!   WHO officials stressed that while the monkeypox vaccine is not 100% effective, individuals should also use preventive measures to decrease the risk of...
Source: Medical News - Macular Dystrophy  Aug 23, 2022  6 months ago
Researchers from the U.S. National Eye Institute which is part of the U.S. National Institutes of Health at Maryland-USA have discovered a new type of macular dystrophy, which is a cause of central vision loss that is caused by a new type of mutation of the human gene TIMP3.   An existing eye disease called Sorsby fundus dystrophy is a typically adult-onset maculopathy with high risk for ch...
Source: Medical Cannabis - Arrhythmias  Aug 23, 2022  6 months ago
Findings of a new study that will be presented at the coming European Society of Cardiology Congress 2022 (ESC 2022) alarmingly shows that usage of medical cannabis to treat pain relief especially for those with chronic pain issues is also associated with increased risk of heart rhythm disorders especially arrhythmias that can also result in heart failures!  https://www.escardio.org/ Dr Ni...
Source: Medical News - Liver Cancers - IL-6  Aug 22, 2022  6 months ago
A new study by researchers from German Cancer Research Center (Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, DKFZ) and the Hebrew University in Jerusalem have identified in mice the cell of origin of combined liver/biliary duct carcinomas, a rare type of cancer of the liver. The pro-inflammatory immune messenger interleukin 6 (IL-6) was found to be the driver of carcinogenesis. Blocking of IL-6 reduced both t...
Source: Medical News - COVID-19 Diets  Aug 22, 2022  6 months ago
A new study by researchers from Tianjin Medical University-China has found that diets rich in ultra-processed foods (UPF) increases the risk of COVID-19.   Ultra-processed foods are made mostly from substances extracted from foods, such as fats, starches, added sugars, and hydrogenated fats. They typically also contain additives like artificial colors and flavors or stabilizers and in many ...
Source: Medical News - COVID-19 Drugs - Metformin  Aug 22, 2022  6 months ago
COVID-19 Drugs: A randomized clinical trial involving 1431 non-hospitalized patients showed that metformin reduced the risk of COVID-19 severity and risk of COVID-19 mortality.   The randomized double-blinded placebo- controlled trial by conducted by the COVID-OUT consortium that is led by researchers from University of Minnesota and also involved medical scientists from the UnitedHealth Gro...
Source: Medical News - BA.2.75.2  Aug 21, 2022  6 months ago
Researchers are sounding warning alerts about a new subvariant that was spawned by the BA.2.75 variant that carries the additional spike mutations R346T, F486S And D1199N.   This new subvariant has been designated as BA.2.75.2. https://github.com/cov-lineages/pango-designation/issues/963   Already the BA.2.75 variant has been found to be more transmissible, more immune evasive and path...
Source: India COVID-19 News  Aug 21, 2022  6 months ago
India COVID-19 News: According to official figures released by the Indian government, India only saw about 11,539 new COVID-19 infections in the last 24 hours and only 43 COVID-19 deaths, a further fall form the previous day figures but physicians in cities like Mumbai, Delhi and Bengaluru are insisting that the actual daily figures are much higher and that in many private hospitals, hospital beds...
Source: Medical News - Long COVID-19 Research - IBS  Aug 20, 2022  6 months ago
Long COVID Research: Researchers Dr Walter Chan, MD, MPH, an assistant professor at Harvard Medical School in Cambridge-USA and Dr Madhusudan Grover, MBBS, an associate professor of medicine and physiology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota have in a new meta study found that COVID-19 infections can also cause disorders of gut-brain interaction, including post-infection or Post COVID irritable...
Source: Medical News -Long COVID- Microvascular Issues  Aug 19, 2022  6 months ago
A new study by researchers from the Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center at Houston Methodist Hospital has demonstrated that SARS-CoV-2 infections results in decreased myocardial blood flow which can impact cardiovascular health and also cause a variety of other heart related issues especially in Long COVID patients.   According to the study team, their research findings su...
Source: NeuroCOVID  Aug 18, 2022  6 months ago
NeuroCOVID: A new study by researchers from Oxford University covering more than 1,284 437 Post COVID-19 patients showed that many displayed a variety of neurological and psychiatric disorders even up to 2 years after SARS-CoV-2 infection!   The study findings were published in the peer reviewed journal: The Lancet Psychiatry. https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanpsy/article/PIIS2215-0366(...
Source: Medical News - SARS-CoV-2 Re-infections  Aug 18, 2022  6 months ago
A new study by researchers from The National University Hospital of Iceland and University of Iceland published in the peer reviewed journal: JAMA Network showed that the more COVID-19 jabs a person received, their chances of getting re-infected increases! https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamanetworkopen/article-abstract/2794886   Reinfections are already becoming the norm and in coming mon...
Source:   Aug 17, 2022  6 months ago
Emerging preliminary data from an international collaboration of researchers from the United Kingdom, Africa and the UAE is indicating the current measles virus that is currently causing a deadly outbreak in parts of  Zimbabwe, Afghanistan and also in parts of Iran, Turkmenistan, Somalia, Yemen, Nigeria and Ethiopia do not belong to the 24 known genotypes of measles virus and are not from the...
Source: Monkeypox Research - Asymptomatic Transmissions  Aug 16, 2022  6 months ago
The Monkeypox crisis is expected to escalate as it seems that current protocols in certain countries to only test and treat individuals who display symptoms might not be the right move as more mounting evidence is showing that many asymptomatic infections out there that are going undetected and are helping to spread the disease unknowingly. Furthermore, no one knows what are the long-term effects ...
Source: Medical News - Long COVID - Viral Persistence  Aug 16, 2022  6 months ago
Long COVID-19 Research: A new study by researchers from the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at University of Kansas-USA has revealed that many Long COVID-19 patients have higher levels of circulating SARS-CoV-2 Viral RNA compared to individuals with acute COVID-19 infection!   For a long time already, Thailand Medical News has been warning that SARS-CoV-2 viral persistence ...
Source: Medical News- Intermittent Fasting And COVID-19  Aug 15, 2022  6 months ago
A new study by American researchers from Intermountain Medical Center-Utah, Stanford University-California, University of Utah, Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions-Utah and University of California San Diego has found that intermittent fasting helps prevent the risk of COVID-19 disease severity.   The practice of intermittent fasting, also known as intermittent energy restrictio...
Source: Medical News - Long COVID -Epstein-Barr Virus Reactivation  Aug 14, 2022  6 months ago
A new Long COVID study lead by Yale Immunology Professor Dr Akiko Iwasaki, PhD that involved 215 individuals from Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City and Yale New Haven Hospital in Connecticut has interesting found that Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) reactivation and low cortisol levels are common in many Long COVID patients. The study which also had many other interesting findings is the first study ...
Source: Medical News - Drug Resistant Tuberculosis In The COVID-19 Pandemic  Aug 13, 2022  6 months ago
Scientists are warning that already with the current COVID-19 pandemic causing immune dysfunction in millions of people globally not to mention the possible effects of the inoculation campaigns on the human immune system, the emergence of new drug resistant genes in Tuberculosis (TB) is simply another global health crisis waiting to happen, if it has not already started.   Many who are immu...
Source: Medical News - Long COVID Research  Aug 13, 2022  6 months ago
Long COVID Research: A new study lead by researchers from the University of Birmingham-UK has found that sexual dysfunction and hair loss is joining fatigue and brain fog as leading Long COVID issues.   SARS-CoV-2 infections are associated with a range of persistent symptoms impacting everyday functioning, known as post-COVID-19 condition or long COVID.   The Long COVID Research study ...
Source: Medical News - COVID-19 Drugs -Remdesivir  Aug 13, 2022  6 months ago
COVID-19 Drugs: A new study by Japanese researchers from Tohoku University, Kyushu University, Okayama University and the National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Okazaki-Japan has alarmingly found that the U.S. FDA approved and heavily promoted drug for COVID-19 ie Remdesivir activates the urotensin II receptor and induces cardiomyocyte dysfunction that can lead to heart issues that can also end ...
Source: Medical News - NeuroCOVID  Aug 12, 2022  6 months ago
NeuroCOVID: A new study by researchers from Institute of Biology at the University of Campinas-Brazil has provided alarming evidence that the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus infects astrocytes and to a lesser extent, neurons of the human brain by using the NRP1 (Neuropilin-1) receptors and in the process causes damage to the brain!   It has already widely known that neurological symptoms are among t...