Coronavirus Disease

Apple Watch Can Detect Covid-19 a Week Early, Study Finds

Apple Watch Can Detect Covid-19 a Week Early, Study Finds

In the early days of the pandemic, dozens of researchers launched studies trying to see whether wearables of all sorts could potentially identify covid-19 before symptoms began. In one such study, researchers from Mount Sinai discovered that the Apple Watch was capable of detecting the onset of covid-19 up to…

A Nasal Spray for the Common Cold Is Closer to Reality

A Nasal Spray for the Common Cold Is Closer to Reality

A bonafide treatment for the common cold has eluded scientists for decades. But recent animal research from a team in Australia suggests that their experimental drug — delivered via nasal spray — could help the immune system fend off all sorts of respiratory infections. The treatment is now set to…