2021-09-09

Antigen and Molecular Tests

Diagnostic tests are used to detect current, active infections of the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Diagnostic tests can be antigen based

2021-09-06

Surge in COVID-19 Cases Puts Home Oxygen Supply Under Pressure

"Unfortunately, our medical system, as great as it is, does not have unlimited resources."For months now, the pande

2021-09-06

Oxygen supply enough, but tank turnaround slow

Workers refill oxygen tanks at a shop in Metro Manila after demand increased last week due to more COVID-19 infections. 

2021-09-06

Column: After hospitalizations, COVID-19 patients need oxygen

Edmond Manukyan, manager of the medical supply store A-1 Oxygen Inc. in Glendale, moves cylinders of oxygen.(Francine Orr / L

2021-09-06

PCR test recall: Can PCR tests tell the difference between COVID-19 and the flu?

 Jana Broadhurst, MD, PhDThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) voluntarily recalled a PCR test they'd

2021-09-06

What Is the COVID-19 Antigen Test?

What is the COVID-19 antigen test? Learn what the rapid antigen test is used for, how it works, and what the pros and cons ar

2021-09-06

At-Home COVID-19 Antigen Tests: What You Should Know

For lower-stakes COVID-19 checks, rapid antigen tests offer a quick and simple way to screen for SARS-CoV-2 at home. They can

2021-09-06

Putting an at-home COVID-19 test to the test: What you need to know

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – At-home rapid COVID-19 tests are out of stock at almost every store. For around $25, you can g

2021-09-06

What Is a BiPAP Machine and What’s It Used For?

Hope Connolly/Getty Images Breathing difficulties can impact your quality of life. Fortunately, a variety of machines ca

2021-09-06

To pre-empt oxygen crisis, BMC begins work on doubling supply

It is also proposed to set up another 45 PSA plants at an estimated cost of Rs 240 crore (File photo)MUMBAI: Hit by a brief o

2021-09-06

Libyan health ministry provides hospitals with oxygen as COVID-19 cases increase

Workers fill up oxygen cylinders at a medical oxygen plant in Tajura, Libya, on Aug. 8, 2021. The Libyan Ministry of Health h

2021-09-06

Oxygen supply in PH more than enough – DTI

Buyers check the available medical oxygen tanks in a supply store in Manila. There is no shortage of oxygen supply in the Phi

2021-09-06

War against Covid: Satkhira youths arm themselves with oxygen cylinders

Volunteers taking the oxygen cylinder to those in need. Photo: Zahid Amin In the fight against the third wave of Covid-1

2021-09-06

As COVID-19 surges in Tunisia, oxygen is in short supply

 KAIROUAN, Tunisia (AP) — As Tunisia faces a surge of COVID-19 cases, demand for life-saving oxygen has grown higher tha

2021-09-06

Businessman develops oxygen ATMs to help HCMC Covid patients

Businessman Hoang Tuan Anh holds an oxygen tank as part of the Oxy ATM initiative in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo courtesy of Hoan

2021-09-06

The Road Ahead for Oxygen Products

Supplemental oxygen has been and remains an essential frontline therapy in the ongoing fight against COVID-19. Here in the Un

2021-09-06

What you'll need to treat COVID-19 at home

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - As the COVID-19 delta variant continued to quickly spread across the state, health leaders warned i

2021-09-06

Covid: Pulse oxygen monitors work less well on darker skin, experts say

A device designed to spot early signs of dangerous falls in oxygen levels in Covid patients works less well in those with dar