28% of Covid-19 tests are positive in one Florida county as the US breaks another case record

A total of 6,991 people are hospitalized because of the virus, the state’s Agency for Health Care Administration said Friday. Friday brought 63,900 new Covid-19 cases nationwide, a single-day record, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. The new high comes as many states set records in infection rates and hospitalizations. While 29 states saw… Read More »

FDA Approves Upneeq (oxymetazoline hydrochloride ophthalmic solution) for Acquired Blepharoptosis (Droopy Eyelid) in Adults

FDA Approves Upneeq (oxymetazoline hydrochloride ophthalmic solution) for Acquired Blepharoptosis (Droopy Eyelid) in Adults Print this page BRIDGEWATER, N.J, July 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Osmotica Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: OSMT) (“Osmotica” or the “Company”), a fully integrated biopharmaceutical company, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Upneeq (oxymetazoline hydrochloride ophthalmic… Read More »

How antibiotics weaken the immune system

Why doesn’t our immune system form antibodies against the medications we take, or does it? Antobiotics can kill off our normal protective commensal bacteria populations. They are better protected from flu because antiviral genes are already switched on when the virus arrives. The over use and misuse of antibiotics can result in colonization of you… Read More »