COVID-19 Hits Home

COVID-19, Omicron, and Monoclonal Antibodies

Recently my husband developed symptoms of a bad cold. He used the home antigen test, also referred to as the rapid test, to check for COVID-19 infection. It was positive. We were shocked, as I am sure many others have been, who like us, have followed all the medical advice to avoid getting infected.

COVID-19 Test
Home antigen COVID-19 test results. Left, the two pink lines indicate a positive result. Right, the one pink line indicates a negative result.

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COVID-19 Review

COVID-19 and the Flu

Flu season is here! COVID-19 is still with us. Read the comparison chart of these two infectious respiratory diseases and be prepared!
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Terminology for COVID-19 Tests

COVID-19 test information is swirling about us. It's on TV, in newspapers, on social media, and in conversation. Did you have a test? Which one was itMORE
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Medical Terminology Crossword: Coronavirus, COVID-19

Our medical language is evolving as the COVID-19 pandemic plays out. For that reason, we are issuing the 5th consecutive blog on this topic. Use the cMORE
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