Neurosurgeon answers questions on cognitive impairment post-COVID-19

After nearly a year of dealing with COVID-19, more data has emerged surrounding the virus and its symptoms. COVID-19 was initially considered a respiratory virus, but the impact on other body symptoms — including the brain — quickly surfaced, creating concerns of long-term effects.

Justin Dye, MD , a neurosurgeon…

Healthcare providers who have worked tirelessly to care for patients now face a new respiratory threat

Flu season is right around the corner in many parts of the United States. Like years before, doctors recommend taking preventative measures like washing your hands and covering your mouth and nose when sick — advice that seems commonplace in COVID-19.

Ara Chrissian, MD, is an interventional pulmonologist and critical…

Doctor break down types of masks available, examines their individual effectiveness in halting the spread of the virus

Face masks are a simple way to help decrease coronavirus transmission and save lives. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, wearing a face mask in public places has been shown to reduce the spread of COVID-19, because those who are pre-symptomatic can spread the virus before showing…

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