• FDA allows emergency use of antibody drug Trump received

    11 days ago - By Wood TV

    U.S. health officials Saturday agreed to allow emergency use of a second antibody drug to help the immune system fight COVID-19, an experimental medicine that President Donald Trump was given when he was sickened last month.
    The Food and Drug Administration authorized use of the Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. drug to try to prevent hospitalization and worsening disease from developing in patients with mild-to-moderate symptoms.
    The drug is given as a one-time treatment through an IV. The FDA allowed its use in adults and children 12 and over who weigh at least 88 pounds and who are at high...
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  • L.A. Coronavirus Update: Officials Confirm Upwards 4,500 New COVID-19 Cases; Transmission & Hospitalization Rates Remain High Going Into Thanksgiving Week

    L.A. Coronavirus Update: Officials Confirm Upwards 4,500 New COVID-19 Cases; Transmission & Hospitalization Rates Remain High Going Into Thanksgiving Week

    11 days ago - By Deadline

    Coronavirus seems to show no signs of slowing down as officials confirm 4,522 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday. The latest count from the Los Angeles Department of Public Health also shows a total of 34 new deaths, confirming officials' predictions of a higher daily death count as the winter months roll in. Over the...
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