Coronavirus mutations: Scientists puzzle over impact
Health

Coronavirus mutations: Scientists puzzle over impact

Image copyright We Are Covert Image caption Researchers have been tracking changes to the ‘spike’ of the virus Researchers in the US and UK have identified hundreds of mutations to the virus which causes the disease Covid-19. But none has yet established what this will mean for virus spread in the population and for how […]

As doctors treat more patients who are severely ill from COVID-19, they
Health

Doctors Puzzle Over COVID-19 Lung Problems

By Brenda Goodman, MA April 7, 2020 — As doctors treat more patients who are severely ill from COVID-19, they’re noticing differences in how their lungs are damaged. Some patients coming to the hospital have very low oxygen levels in their blood, but you wouldn’t necessarily know it from talking to them. They don’t seem […]