Reinfection from Covid-19 is rare, severe disease is even rarer, a study of people in Qatar finds

Reinfection from Covid-19 is rare, severe disease is even rarer, a study of people in Qatar finds

The study published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine found that there were few confirmed reinfections among 353,326 people who got Covid-19 in Qatar, and the re-infections were rare and generally mild.The first wave of infections in Qatar struck between March and June of 2020. In the end about 40% of the population … Read more

Crypto collective loses bid for rare copy of US Constitution to hedge fund mogul

Crypto collective falls short in bid for 1st edition of US Constitution

A group raised $40 million in crypto but wasn’t able to buy a copy of America’s founding document. Getty A hastily formed group of crypto enthusiasts came close to buying a first edition copy of the US Constitution but fell short of securing the document, which was purchased by a hedge fund CEO for $43.2 … Read more

EU lists rare spinal condition as side-effect of J&J COVID-19 shot

EU lists rare spinal condition as side-effect of J&J COVID-19 shot

Vials with a sticker reading, “COVID-19 / Coronavirus vaccine / Injection only” and a medical syringe are seen in front of a displayed Johnson & Johnson logo in this illustration taken October 31, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/File PhotoNov 11 (Reuters) – Europe’s drug regulator on Thursday recommended adding a rare type of spinal inflammation called transverse … Read more