Aspirin to be tested in UK as potential coronavirus treatment -

Aspirin to be tested in UK as potential coronavirus treatment

Aspirin to be tested in UK as potential coronavirus treatment.  At least 2,000 Covid-19 patients will be given 150mg of aspirin as part of the trial. Photograph: Shane Maritch/Alamy Thousands of coronavirus patients in Britain will be given aspirin as part of a trial to determine whether the painkiller can reduce the risk of dangerous[…]

NHS leaders warn of surge in serious Covid-19 cases in England -

NHS leaders warn of surge in serious Covid-19 cases in England

 NHS leaders warn of surge in serious Covid-19 cases in England. Medics at work in an intensive care ward treating coronavirus patients in Camberley, England, in May. Photograph: Steve Parsons/AP An ongoing surge in serious Covid-19 illness means hospitals could have more patients with the serious disease in two weeks’ time than at the peak[…]

High intake of vitamins A, E and D linked to fewer respiratory illnesses -

High intake of vitamins A, E and D linked to fewer respiratory illnesses

High intake of vitamins A, E and D linked to fewer respiratory illnesses. Vitamin A and E from both diet and supplements was associated with a lower likelihood of respiratory problems High intakes of vitamins A, E and D are linked to fewer respiratory illnesses, according to a study, with experts calling for more research[…]