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COVID-19 Antibody levels: More may be better

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, there’s been a lot of talk about testing. Usually, people are referring to diagnostic testing performed with a nasal swab. However, another type of testing—one that requires a blood test and that you may not know about—has been around nearly the whole time.

That testing is for assessing antibody levels against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19.

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Demystifying “Flurona”: Dual Viral Infection Is More Common Than You May Think

Since the start of the year, you’ve undoubtedly been hearing more and more about “Flurona.” You may be asking yourself, “Is this even possible? Why are we seeing this now? What can I do to protect myself and my loved ones?” 

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Why Viral Variants Like Omicron Are Emerging: A Viral Variation 101

When the COVID-19 pandemic started, we had a singular enemy: the SARS-CoV-2 virus. However, now it seems that there are multiple enemies, with the emergence of variants like Delta and Omicron. How did this happen?

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COVID-19 Glossary: Terms to Know

See definitions for words commonly used by professionals when discussing COVID-19.

COVID-19 vs. Flu vs. RSV

COVID-19 vs. Flu vs. RSV: How to tell the difference between respiratory infections

Learn the differences between the flu, COVID-19, and RSV and ways to diagnose them.

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