Persistent Covid three years later
What is persistent COVID? From Lanier Pharma we answer the question: We can refer to it as prolonged COVID, chronic COVID syndrome, long COVID or post-acute COVID syndrome. It is a series of sequelae, symptoms or diseases that some people suffer from after COVID. According to the WHO, it occurs when at least three months […]
Are we less immunised after mask use?
Face masks do not appear to have any negative effects on the wearer’s immune system. Recent studies show that the use of facemasks does not lead to immunodeficiency or immunosuppression. Two years using the facemasks to minimize the spread of COVID has opened the door to much speculation and fake news. One of the most […]
Could the induction of trained immunity by β-Glucan serve as a defence against COVID-19?
Anne Geller, Jun Yan Immunol. 2020 Jul 14;11:1782. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2020.01782. Ecollection20202 As the SARS-CoV-2 virus wreaks havoc on populations, primary care infrastructures and economies around the world, finding ways to protect healthcare workers and boost immune responses in the general population, while waiting for a vaccine to definitively eradicate the infection, seems a priority. Recent […]