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  • The end of Another Busy Week May 1, 2020

    Larry Leibowitz COVID-19 Updates

    To my Patients and Friends,

    Here are some of the latest updates on COVID-19… I hope this helps to separate the wheat from the chaff.

    A big thumbs-up

    The FDA has just authorized emergency use of Gilead’s antiviral drug remdesivir for the treatment of hospitalized ...

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  • Kombucha, Kimchi and More: Nutrition Spotlight May 1, 2020

    Nutrition Spotlight: Kombucha, Kimchi and More

    Researchers continue to examine the trillions of bacterial species residing in our gut microbiome to better understand their potential to help maintain health and prevent disease. Some of ...

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  • If you don’t mind my saying so … April 29, 2020

    Larry Leibowitz COVID-19 Updates

    To my Patients and Friends,

    I’ve devoted this installment to issues surrounding reopening strategies.  Just a heads-up: it’s kind of an opinion piece, so feel free to shoot the messenger (euphemistically, that is)… but please recognize that my opinions are based on scientific evidence.

    The current state ...

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  • Friday Mishmash April 24, 2020

    Larry Leibowitz COVID-19 Updates

    To my Patients and Friends,

    Happy Friday!  Here’s my latest COVID-19 update.  I hope you find it useful.

    First, some reassuring news

    A recent analysis published in JAMA Cardiology indicates that patients who are hospitalized for COVID-19 are not at increased risk for complications if they ...

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  • Some Progress April 21, 2020

    Larry Leibowitz COVID-19 Updates

    To my Patients and Friends,

    Here’s a summary of some of the latest COVID-19 news.  I hope you find it helpful.

    Internal climate change

    You may have heard the term cytokine storm used to describe the severe, life-threatening reaction that afflicts some COVID-19 patients.  For reasons ...

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  • Behind the Scenes April 17, 2020

    Larry Leibowitz COVID-19 Updates

    To my Patients and Friends,

    Here’s a breakdown of some of the latest news on the COVID-19 pandemic.  I hope you find this information useful… feedback is always welcome.

    A new workforce on the horizon

    This informative position statement just released by the National Association ...

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  • Something New April 16, 2020

    Larry Leibowitz COVID-19 Updates

    To my Patients and Friends,

    Matrix Personalized Medicine is planning to offer something different.

    We’ve all been affected in meaningful ways, either directly or indirectly, by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Students in particular have faced major disruptions to their lives as a result of a ...

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