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Australia has approved oral treatments for Covid: how do the pills work and who will benefit most?

The first oral treatments for Covid-19 have been approved by the drugs regulator in Australia. Paxlovid and Lagevrio were approved. They can be
Lifesaving Covid Treatments Face Rationing as Virus Surges Again
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Lifesaving Covid Treatments Face Rationing as Virus Surges Again

Respiratory equipment and protective equipment were rationed at the start of the coronaviruses epidemic in 2020. Treatments to stave off severe
Considering Bone or Joint Surgery? You May Not Need It.
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Considering Bone or Joint Surgery? You May Not Need It.

Is it a good idea to have bone or joint surgery? Surgery may not be more effective than other options. Hip and knee replacements, carpal tunnel
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Therapy used on mice may transform spinal injury treatments, say scientists

After receiving a single injection with synthetic nanofibres, scientists discovered that mice who had suffered spinal cord injuries and left their
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Aaron Rodgers says he's taken ivermectin and hydroxychloroquine since testing positive for COVID-19

Aaron Rodgers #12 from the Green Bay Packers watches the action at Lambeau Field, Green Bay, Wisconsin, October 3, 2021. Patrick McDermott/Getty
Alphabet launches AI company to discover new drugs
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Alphabet launches AI company to discover new drugs

Alphabet, Google's owner, has created an artificial intelligence company to find new drugs. Isomorphic Labs, a UK-registered company, will use
Pfizer says its antiviral pill reduces hospitalizations and deaths from COVID-19
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Pfizer says its antiviral pill reduces hospitalizations and deaths from COVID-19

The antiviral pill Pfizers is very effective in keeping people who have COVID-19 from getting seriously ill, according to a press release today. The
Male fertility could be restored by reimplanting frozen testes tissue
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Male fertility could be restored by reimplanting frozen testes tissue

Cross-section of human testicular tissues NIGEL DOWNER/SCIENCEPHOTO LIBRARY Belgium's clinic has been granted permission to re-implant frozen
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No 10 to buy new antiviral treatments for Covid in time for winter

Ministers announced that No 10 has reached deals to purchase hundreds of thousands of antiviral treatment for coronavirus from two companies. They
Scientists Believe There Are People Genetically Immune To COVID
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Scientists Believe There Are People Genetically Immune To COVID

Futurism Studies image Scientists believe there may be COVID-19-resistant individuals out there. They want to study these people to develop