COVID

NYC Raises COVID Alert Level to Medium

NYC Raises COVID Alert Stage to Medium

May 2, 2022With the Omicron subvariant pushing up COVID-19 case numbers, New York City on Monday raised its COVID alert level from low to medium, meaning some public health rules could be reimposed.The risk level was raised because the city is now averaging more than 200 daily new cases per 100,000 people, city Health Commissioner…

Debunking COVID-19 myths

Debunking COVID-19 myths

Chances are you’ve heard about a food, drug or other method that claims to prevent, treat or cure coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). But while it might be tempting to use a questionable product or method to stay healthy during the pandemic, it’s very unlikely to work. And, in some cases, it might cause serious harm.…

No Zinc Benefit Seen in COVID for Mortality or ICU Stays

No Zinc Profit Seen in COVID for Mortality or ICU Stays

Zinc use shortly before or after hospitalization of COVID-19 patients didn’t result in benefit, according to findings presented at the 2022 Critical Care Congress, the annual meeting of the Society of Critical Care Medicine. “Zinc use is not correlated to mortality, mechanical ventilation, or [acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS)] rates among COVID-19 patients,” said the…

Covid-19 Caused ‘Breaking Bad’ Actor Aaron Paul To Cancel His Cameo In Eric Appel’s ‘Weird: The Al Yankovic Story’

Covid-19 Brought about ‘Breaking Dangerous’ Actor Aaron Paul To Cancel His Cameo In Eric Appel’s ‘Bizarre: The Al Yankovic Story’

Breaking Bad actor Aaron Paul was supposed to make a cameo in Eric Appel’s Weird Al Yankovic biopic, but life happened. In 2010, Paul appeared in a Funny or Die sketch directed by Eric Appel called Weird: The Al Yankovic Story. In the sketch, Paul plays Yankovic and also stars Olivia Wilde, and Patton Oswalt. …