Vaccination is the gold standard, but is that the only solution?

The worldwide pandemic has spurred many new clinical trials to help treat or prevent COVID-19. Of note, two new clinical trials are underway which is showing promising results. If approved by the appropriate health agencies, these options could be part of the new standard of care. Convalescent plasma containing antibodies used from previous COVID+ patientsContinue reading “Vaccination is the gold standard, but is that the only solution?”

Can I donate my plasma to help treat Covid?

A recent article on COVID-19 plasma therapy that is being practiced in India can be found here Currently, trials are ongoing in Canada, such as the initiative by the Canadian Blood Services This is an experimental therapy, where people who have contracted COVID-19, and have developed antibodies to the virus, and are symptom free forContinue reading “Can I donate my plasma to help treat Covid?”