Dr. Fred Buckhold

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Fred Bodimer
May 01, 2020 - 11:02 am
Herd immunity means enough people are protected against a virus to limit its spread, but some say it will take up to 70% of people being immune for it to work.
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Fred Bodimer
April 13, 2020 - 1:03 pm
A small chloroquine study in Brazil has been halted over the risk of fatal heart complications. The Brazilian study involved 81 COVID-19 patients.
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Fred Bodimer
April 10, 2020 - 11:22 am
WashU researchers have launched a clinical trial to evaluate antimalarial drugs Hydroxychloroquine and Chloroquine and how effective they might be in combination with the common antibiotic azithromycin.
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Fred Bodimer
April 09, 2020 - 1:57 pm
Dr. Fred Buckhold says the new guidelines are meant to reduce the spread, while at the same time keeping America's essential workers on the job and safe.
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Fred Bodimer
April 08, 2020 - 2:36 pm
Pregnant moms with coronavirus don't experience more severe illness than others in the general population as they do with the flu or did with SARS, according to a new report.
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Fred Bodimer
April 06, 2020 - 11:56 am
The White House is promoting an anti-malaria drug be approved to fight COVID-19, even though scientists like Saint Louis University Hospital Dr. Fred Buckhold say more testing is needed.
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Fred Bodimer
April 03, 2020 - 11:30 am
The White House is expected to announce a voluntary policy for Americans to wear a face-covering mask when going out in public.
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Fred Bodimer
April 01, 2020 - 11:20 am
Dr. Buckhold says the numbers from the White House that between 100,000 to 240,000 Americans may die from COVID-19 are staggering and troubling.
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Fred Bodimer
March 30, 2020 - 12:23 pm
Dr. Buckhold SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital says it's a good thing President Trump has extended social distancing practices for another 30 days.
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Fred Bodimer
March 27, 2020 - 2:04 pm
Dr. Buckhold of SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital reacts to news that ventilators are in dire need.
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