In Cancer Patients, COVID Vaccine Immunity at 6 Months Is Similar to General Population
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 8, 2021 -- Cancer patients who get the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine appear to maintain the same levels of antibodies as people without cancer, Israeli researchers report.
They compared the rate of COVID infections after the second dose...
U.S. COVID-19 Cases Now Top 40 Million
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 8, 2021 -- There have now been more than 40 million cases of COVID-19 recorded among Americans, according to a database maintained by The New York Times. That's nearly one-fifth of the global total of cases.
With the Delta variant...
No Lasting Damage to Lungs After COVID in Young Patients: Study
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 8, 2021 -- Young people appear to have normal lung function after recovering from COVID-19, new studies find.
In one, Swedish researchers found that even asthma patients had no significant impairment in lung function.