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The UK has two new ‘life-saving’ COVID-19 treatments that cut the death risk by 24% in critically unwell people. Experts say it’s not a miracle cure but is ‘clearly useful’

Two new “life-saving” treatments can now be used in UK hospitals, because they reduce the risk of death by 24% in people critically unwell with coronavirus – according to a preliminary study. Tocilizumab and sarilumab, anti-inflammatory drugs usually used for arthritis, can reduce the length of time in hospital by […]
The UK has two new ‘life-saving’ COVID-19 treatments that cut the death risk by 24% in critically unwell people. Experts say it’s not a miracle cure but is ‘clearly useful’
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The FDA’s panel of experts said its COVID-19 vaccine approval rules aren’t strict enough, and could lead to vaccines being rushed out

The Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) panel of experts questioned the safety standards of the agency’s COVID-19 vaccine approval at an advisory meeting Thursday. Independent experts in the FDA’s vaccine advisory board said they were concerned about a vaccine being rushed out, and later proving unsafe or ineffective, per Bloomberg. […]
The FDA’s panel of experts said its COVID-19 vaccine approval rules aren’t strict enough, and could lead to vaccines being rushed out
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Here’s how these medical threads can help heal cystic acne scars

Insider’s Mikala Jones-Fielder went to Snatched LA in West Hollywood, California, to have the acne mesh treatment performed, then waited the full six weeks to see if she noticed any improvement in her skin. Acne meshing is a treatment that inserts very small threads into the skin. These threads cause […]
Here’s how these medical threads can help heal cystic acne scars
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How to treat different types of migraines, according to experts

When a migraine hits, you need to act quick. Migraines affect over 38 million Americans. There are several types of treatments including over-the-counter pain relievers, prescription medications, and lifestyle modifications. If you suffer from migraines, you know all too well how important it is to treat these painful headaches aggressively, […]
How to treat different types of migraines, according to experts