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Dietary Supplements for COVID-19? Not So Fast
Despite what many celebrities and other unproven sources may say, dietary supplements are not a proven way to combat COVID-19.
COVID-19 Treatments Update
As coronavirus cases continue to increase, the search for an effective treatment also continues.
First COVID-19 Test of Its Kind Approved
The first COVID-19 diagnostic test that uses next-generation sequence technology has gotten the green light from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
COVID-19 Update: 6/15/20
The number of coronavirus cases continues to rise in the United States.
Mysterious Syndrome May Be Tied to COVID-19
A rare, mysterious syndrome appears to be affecting some children in New York. And health officials are saying it may be linked to COVID-19.
Malaria Rx Gets FDA Nod
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a drug to treat severe malaria.
COVID-19 FAQs
With the COVID-19 pandemic in full swing, many questions about the virus are still unanswered.
Coronavirus Vaccines in Development
With the coronavirus pandemic in full swing, several pharmaceutical companies have said they are preparing to make large numbers of their COVID-19 vaccines.
FDA Issues COVID-19 Drug Safety Guidance
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is relaxing certain risk evaluation requirements in an effort to help address the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19 Update: 4/24/20
The number of coronavirus cases continues to rise in the United States.