The long term effects of COVID-19

A recent Monash University study has found six months after recovering from COVID-19 critical illness, one in five people had died, and almost 40 percent of survivors had a new disability. Led by Professor Carol Hodgson, the study looked at COVID-19 critical illness across Australia between March 6 and October…

Could Long Covid be a little-known nervous system problem?

Long Covid: Could the debilitating illness be a little-known nervous system problem which can be cured by Hula Hoops and salted peanuts? Long Covid symptoms are similar to postural tachycardia syndrome or PoTS Some doctors believe Covid infection is now triggering the little known illness Before Covid-19, some 130,000 –…

This Is How Long A Cold Should Last

Between the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the start of flu season and seemingly never-ending allergy season, these days it’s likely a runny nose or slight tickle in your throat, similar to cold symptoms, raises a bit of concern. While you definitely want to make sure you take your health seriously, it…

How long does protection from COVID-19 vaccines last?

How long does protection from COVID-19 vaccines last? Experts don’t know yet because they’re still studying vaccinated people to see when protection might wear off. How well the vaccines work against emerging variants will also determine if, when and how often additional shots might be needed. “We only have information…

Happy for a month due to toad secretion?

Psychedelic substances seem to alleviate the symptoms of Depression, which has led scientists from the University of Maastricht, to test a new variant: the dried and powdered toad secretions. A first study shows, that single Inhalation of the vaporized powder can make up to four weeks to be happier, more…

How long should you be working out for?

Gym-goers generally fall into two camps – those who cram in a super speedy session before work or in their lunch break, and those who treat a gym session like a day out, lounging between sets, taking breathers, stretching for hours. But what’s actually best for your body? How long…