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Snorers could face up to THREE TIMES the risk of dying of Covid-19, study claims

Snorers could face up to THREE TIMES the risk of dying of Covid-19, study claims Researchers reviewed 18 studies examining condition obstructive sleep apnoea They concluded that it is an additional risk factor for death from coronavirus Condition is associated with diabetes, obesity and high blood pressure By Luke Andrews For Mailonline Published: 14:02 BST,… Read More »

Covid-19 news: Children at ‘strikingly low’ risk of severe illness

By Michael Le Page , Clare Wilson , Jessica Hamzelou , Adam Vaughan , Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool Children wait outside the school gate in Johannesburg, South Africa.KIM LUDBROOK/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock Latest coronavirus news as of 5 pm on 28 August Children are at “strikingly low” risk of getting severely ill from coronavirus Children are much… Read More »

What is the Risk for Relapse After Stopping Antidepressants During Pregnancy?

For women taking antidepressants, how do we decide whether or not they should maintain their medication during pregnancy? Based on our previous research and clinical experiences, we know that many women who discontinue antidepressant therapy will relapse during pregnancy.  Our decision is typically guided by the severity of the woman’s illness.  If she has had… Read More »