COVID-19 Weekend News: April 25 & 26
Science Saturday: Antimalarials, COVID-19, Cardiac Arrest
Over the last few weeks, chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine have become household words. These antiparasitic drugs normally prescribed for malaria were introduced early in the rush to find potential treatments for COVID-19. As time goes on, the public discussion has centered on who should get these particular drugs and when. Meanwhile many doctors and medical researchers are asking a different question: if COVID-19 patients should receive these drugs at all
Mayo Clinic Q and A: Reducing Anxiety and Stress During COVID-19 Pandemic
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: It's been weeks of being at home with my children and spouse due to the COVID-19 pandemic and stay-at-home requirements. I'm feeling overwhelmed and I'm also scared because we really don't know what's going to happen. How can I ease this anxiety?
Continuing COVID-19 Coverage: Mayo Clinic Radio
The Mayo Clinic Radio program shares the latest information on the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. On the Mayo Clinic Radio podcast, Dr. Gregory Poland, an infectious diseases expert and head of Mayo Clinic’s Vaccine Research Group, discusses the steps needed to reopen businesses, schools and other activities as the fight to control COVID-19 continues. Also on the program, Dr. Tina Ardon, a Mayo Clinic primary care physician, discusses routine vaccines and masking for children.
Infographic: Informed but Not Overwhelmed
World events, like the COVID-19 pandemic can create uncertainty and a feeling of being out-of-control. Craig Sawchuk, Ph.D., a Mayo Clinic psychologies, offers recommendations for staying informed while managing stress.