COVID-19 Impact

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COVID-19 and The Brain

By |2020-05-04T21:36:02+00:00April 29th, 2020|

While uncommon, viral infections of the brain “can lead to transient or permanent neurologic or psychiatric dysfunction” (van den Pol, 2009). The effects of COVID-19 on the human brain is yet to be thoroughly researched. Research has found that “patients with COVID-19 often suffer from severe hypoxia and viremia, which has the [...]

NDS neuroscientist developing solution for testing COVID-19 at home

By |2020-05-11T17:29:36+00:00April 24th, 2020|

By Nuffield Dept. of Surgical Sciences | Read the full article >> Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences (NDS) scientist Professor Newton Howard and his teams are working on the implementation of a COVID-19 saliva test. Professor Howard, Howard Brain Sciences Foundation researchers and ni2o inc (Neuron Input to Output) are working together to develop a COVID-19 [...]

COVID-19 and Mental Health

By |2020-05-04T21:37:34+00:00April 23rd, 2020|

The COVID-19 pandemic has had many secondary effects on society. While the immediate risks and effects of the disease are not to be taken lightly, being aware of mental health is an important part of responding to COVID-19. While it is too early to have significant research on how COVID-19 directly affects [...]