Global Warming, Warming Ocean Makes Fish Difficult to Breathe, How come?

KOMPAS.com- Warming seawater is proven to have a negative impact on living things that live in the oceans. A new study published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Science reveals if global warming causes sea water to warm, it can reduce the ability of fish. Especially in large fish species, to extract oxygen. As […]

San Mateo Atenco will help pay for oxygen and medicine against covid

Alondra Avila Toluca / 16.01.2021 18:24:10 The San Mateo Atenco city council will support up to 3,000 pesos to patients with covid19, for the purchase of drugs, oxygen, oximeters or whatever they require to support their economy. In a first stage, there will be a fund of one million pesos, and according to the number […]

Drama in Manaus: Corona and no oxygen | World | DW

“I passed my state examination 47 years ago and witnessed a few epidemics here in the state of Amazonas, but I have never seen anything like it,” said Marcus Vinítius de Farias Guerra, director of the venerable foundation for tropical medicine in the state of Amazonas, in an interview with DW . Until the end […]

In Egypt, the Covid reveals the damage of the privatization of health

Release is teaming up with the Arab Reporters for Investigative Journalism (ARIJ) organization to publish in French surveys and reports conducted by young Arab journalists on the Covid-19 epidemic in different countries. A selection of four articles is published on the website of Release every Saturday in December. After three first sections devoted to technological […]

Beware, Excessive Yawning Could Be A Sign Of A Heart Attack

It’s believed that excessive yawning is related to the vagus nerve, which flows from the lower part of the brain to the heart and stomach. In some cases, people yawn too much when there is bleeding around the heart. This reflex phenomenon is also associated with stroke. As per research, excessive yawning can occur before […]

Alert for unauthorized use of drugs to treat Covid-19

Since the pandemic began, the scientific community has expressed concern about what they consider the indiscriminate use of unauthorized drugs and without scientific evidence to treat and prevent Covid-19. The Colombian Association of Pharmacology (ACF) issued a warning on the use of azithromycin and N-acetylcysteine to prevent the disease caused by Sars-CoV-2. Jorge Machado, president […]

what the oximeter is and why it could save your life

It measures oxygen in the blood, does not cost too much and is simple to use: both the Italian Society of Pulmonology and the Italian Federation of Family Doctors recommend having one at home. With the new high spread of infections many people are buying an oximeter, that is one of those small instruments that, […]

Experts Make Mini Lungs to Study the Impact of Covid-19

Jakarta, CNN Indonesia – US researchers made artificial mini-lungs from thousands of stem cells lungs human. These lab-made lungs will be used to study the impact corona virus SARS-CoV-2 causes Covid-19 and other airborne pathogens against human lung cells. The team used alveolar type-2 epithelial cells (AT2), a type of lung stem cell that repairs […]

How important is blood oxygen saturation for a runner?

Pulse oximetry has become a particularly hot topic with COVID-19. Sales of finger pulse oximeters in the United States rose 527 percent the week the first COVID-19 case was confirmed, and have since continued to grow according to data released by Quartz. “COVID-19 is a virus that attacks the lungs, and obviously it can potentially […]