food and drug administration


COVID-19 Is “Very Different” in Young Kids Versus Adults

According to the World Health Organization or WHO, there are nearly ten million active COVID-19 cases all throughout the globe as of June 30, 2020. In the month of April, the United States Centers For Disease Control and Prevention reported that almost about two percent of the active coronavirus cases in the United States are […]


Why the Accuracy of SARS-CoV-2 Antibody Tests Varies So Much

Due to the massive pressure from both policymakers and researchers, the test figures for the COVID-19 patients has skyrocketed in the past few weeks. According to a non-profit organization called Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics, around 200 serologic test products are either in development or available in the market. Most of these test product manufacturers […]


Negative Mental Effects Of Isolation And Lockdown During The Pandemic

The sudden emergence of the SARS-CoV-2 virus has resulted in a public health emergency by the CDC and the World Health Organization. Including the US, several other countries in Europe and Asia are under a considerable number of precautionary measures such as social distancing, quarantines, or under complete lockdown. Ever since the Second World War, […]