World Pneumonia Day 2020: With COVID-19 raging on, focus on this respiratory disease beyond pandemic is critical
Pneumonia not only causes inflammation in either or both lungs but also leads to the build-up of mucus or fluid in them.
COVID-19 treatment: CBD derived from cannabis may help reverse lung damage caused by cytokine storm, find studies
When CBD was administered to mice with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) caused by the cytokine storm during COVID-19 infection, the level of apelin, which helps maintain blood pressure and also reduces inflammation along with ACE-2, also increased thus improving blood and oxygen flow
As COVID-19 is a respiratory infection that affects the lungs, dysphagia is also common among the patients who were not ventilated.
Various studies have shown that people presenting with mild symptoms of COVID-19 may also suffer from irreversible damage to the vital organs of the body.
It is not clear whether Apollo doctors would prefer Jayalalithaa to rest under their supervision at the hospital or send her home by the end of October.