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  • Science Rules! March 31, 2020

    Larry Leibowitz COVID-19 Updates

    To my Patients and Friends,

    Here are some of the latest COVID-19 news highlights:

    Please keep taking your blood pressure medications

    Many of you are aware of controversies surrounding the use of angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors and angiotensin ...

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  • Dusting Off The Crystal Ball March 29, 2020

    Larry Leibowitz COVID-19 Updates

    To my Patients and Friends,

    I’ve been sifting through the plethora of medical news- the curve of which seems to mirror that of COVID-19 itself- in order to separate the wheat from the chaff… here’s what’s happening:

    Looking out for ...

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  • The Art and the Science of Prevention March 26, 2020

    Larry Leibowitz COVID-19 Updates

    To my Patients and Friends,

    Here’s my latest attempt to keep you all calm and current… enjoy!

    Riding the wave

    There are some important lessons to be learned from experiences in Hong Kong.   We’re seeing that the coronavirus pandemic can come in waves.  In Hong ...

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  • A Reality Check March 25, 2020

    Larry Leibowitz COVID-19 Updates

    To my Patients and Friends,

    I’d like to open with some concerns that I have regarding the messaging that has emerged from recent White House Coronavirus Task Force briefings.  My views are based on my best understanding of the science and evidence as ...

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  • Less News is Good News (and Other News) March 20, 2020

    Larry Leibowitz COVID-19 Updates

    To my Patients and Friends,

    I’d like to share a few updates as this week comes to a close.

    Treatments for COVID-19 on the horizon?

    You’re all aware by now that many in government and the media have made unfounded claims that certain medications “are ...

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  • Keep in Mind the Following March 19, 2020

    Larry Leibowitz COVID-19 Updates

    To my Patients and Friends,

    As facts on the ground change nearly hourly, I continue to do my best to keep you all up to speed without overwhelming you with too much information.  I’ve received a great deal of positive feedback, so thank ...

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  • What Should I Do? March 18, 2020

    Larry Leibowitz COVID-19 Updates

    To my Patients and Friends,

    I’ve devoted this installment to some frequently-asked questions (FAQs)… I hope this helps!

    1.  I’m so confused!  What are the differences between social distancing, isolation, quarantine and shelter-in-place?

    According to Johns ...

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