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Chloroquine

What is it? Chloroquine is a drug consisting of a complex molecule containing three nitrogen atoms (amino groups).  Traditional uses It is used in the therapy of some parasites, such as those responsible for malaria and extraintestinal amoebiasis, such as amoeba liver...

An antibody from Holland to defeat COVID-19

A team of Dutch researchers is studying an antibody that could help defeat the coronavirus. A stroke of luck For years, Dutch researchers have been working on a monoclonal antibody developed to treat SARS. When the COVID-19 epidemic began, it was discovered that this...

Coronavirus and Ibuprofen: Yay or Nay?

Recently Olivier Veran, the French Health Minister, has suggested that people should avoid taking anti-inflammatory drugs (like ibuprofen, cortisone, etc.) because they could worsen the symptoms of the Coronavirus infection.     He suggested taking...

Coronavirus: It’s time to react!

On the 29th of February, Italy witnessed the communication of data regarding the Coronavirus infection in the country. Here we summarize the most relevant aspects: The trend of lethality is stationary around 2-2.5%* The number of critical subjects is stable at around...

Coronavirus: The 3 types of symptoms

The manifestation of Coronavirus in individuals is different from case to case, but it can be summarized in 3 categories of people. Here we will explain how the virus can develop in 3 different situations, identified in 3 cases of individuals, which could be: CASE A:...

Coronavirus: Why should you stay at home?

In this article we will explain why there is no need to be afraid of the virus; because all you need to do is just to stay at home. Being an anesthesiologist, allow me to clarify why countries such as Italy are taking these drastic measures. The Coronavirus’ main...

Coronavirus: it’s officially pandemic

The World Health Organization has officially assigned to Coronavirus the status of PANDEMIC on the 11th of March 2020. What does this statement imply? Let's find out together.   DEDICATED FUNDS One of the first immediate changes is the fact that the WHO can...

Coronavirus from China: February 13 update

The situation in the last few hours has evolved very quickly, so a substantial update is necessary. Contagion: The situation in China Contagion data from China has increased dramatically in the past few hours. As already mentioned, the figures did not change....

Coronavirus: Are the figures reliable?

The cases of infections up to February 12 are decreasing compared to previous days. In regions outside Wuhan, mortality is low at exactly 0.17%. Markets no longer fear the coronavirus So what does this mean? Is it all okay? Mortality data The total mortality of the...

Coronavirus from China: February 10 update

  Contagion: The situation in China Currently, Hubei province and Wuhan city are still in total quarantine. Drastic measures are taken by the Chinese government to stop the ongoing epidemic. According to official data, it seems to have an effect. In Wuhan,...

Li Wenliang, hero doctor.

Dedicated to Li, a little great hero of these modern times.   Li Wenliang was a Chinese doctor. A man of science. With great intuition.   In December 2019, he had already noticed 7 cases of a virus that somehow reminded him of SARS, which he had seen in 2003...

Coronavirus from China: February 3 update

Here's an update on the situation of the Coronavirus epidemic. Relevant news as of 02/03/2020: These days, there has been a lot of news about a virus spreading in China. What is going on? Here are the most relevant news at present. The virus is prevalent in China,...

Pandemics in the human history

What is a major epidemic and how does it happen? Let us try to understand it better by retracing the devastating infectious diseases in human history.   Epidemic and Pandemic When an infection spreads significantly, it is called an epidemic. When it affects a...

Coronavirus from China: February 2 update

Here’s an update on the situation of the Coronavirus epidemic. Relevant news as of 02/02/2020: These days, there has been a lot of news about a virus spreading in China. What is going on? Here are the most relevant news at present. The virus is prevalent in China,...

Coronavirus from China: February 1 update

Here’s an update on the situation of the Coronavirus epidemic. Relevant news as of 01/02/2020: These days, there has been a lot of news about a virus spreading in China. What is going on? Here are the most relevant news at present. WHO has revised its position: The...

Virus from China: The Current State (28/01 Updates)

Here is the latest update about the Coronavirus epidemic situation. Relevant News as of 28/01/2020 Communications are currently multiplying about the virus spreading in China. What is its current state? Here are the most relevant news at present. Two days ago the...

Virus from China: is it a real emergency?

These days the news that rebounds from China about the Coronavirus epidemic is of major concern. But is the situation so serious that it is a real emergency for China and for the world or are these fears exaggerated? In order to be able to start answering these...

Virus from China: the current state

In these recent hours, communications are multiplying about the virus that is spreading in China. But is this a real emergency? Here at Med4care, we want to give professional and non-sensationalistic answers to the population, so we will try to orient ourselves better...

We present to you the Care family!

In this Easter season, we’d love to introduce you to the Care family, borne from the mind of Dr. Marco De Nardin the heart of Dr. Erica Astolfi Why precisely this choice? The Care family represents the typical Italian family with whom we can all relate to. Their needs...

The new headquarters of Med4Care!

Yes, we have a home! It is still to be furnished, but let us show you a preview! They are located in Spresiano (TV), in via Galvani 6H, which is just right for us! As you can see in the map above, it consists of 4 rooms of which one entrance hall and three independent...

Welcome to Med4care

Med4Care is a professional association that has a purpose: SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATION on current issues, basic medical knowledge, hygiene, health culture; FORMATIVE INFORMATION towards healthcare staff and non-healthcare individuals; OF DIRECT CARE OF THE PERSON, through...