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- Harvard Medical School expert explains ‘long COVID’by Harvard Gazette on April 13, 2021 at 6:21 pm
As the pandemic reaches what experts hope will be its latter stages, the health care system is seeing more “long COVID” patients, those whose often mild initial illness has been followed up by months of severe, sometimes debilitating symptoms. The Gazette spoke with an expert to find out more.
- THC and CBD content on labels of medicinal products may be inaccurateby Harvard Gazette on April 12, 2021 at 8:38 pm
A study of metabolites in the urine of patients taking medical cannabis products shows that the actual THC or CBD content is often different from what they expect.
- Spanking children may impair their brain developmentby Harvard Gazette on April 12, 2021 at 5:16 pm
Spanking may affect a child’s brain development in ways similar to more severe forms of violence, according to a new study led by Harvard researchers.
- Telehealth works, but upgrade is still needed, say expertsby Harvard Gazette on April 8, 2021 at 9:24 pm
Telehealth is experiencing a pandemic-induced boom that experts say has helped patients maintain contact with their doctors and lowered barriers to access for many. It’s important, should the change become permanent, to ensure equal access to all communities.
- Approval of at-home tests releases a pandemic-fighting weaponby Harvard Gazette on April 2, 2021 at 7:25 pm
FDA approval of two over-the-counter rapid antigen tests promises to transform the testing landscape around COVID-19, lowering cost and giving the certainty of knowing when you’re infected to the individual, a Harvard epidemiologist said.