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MPR Weekly Dose Podcast Episode 62

Its been a long year, but the monumental efforts to achieve a COVID-19 vaccine are bearing some fruits, we about that, and also a fully at home diagnostic COVID test, as well as new findings related to glucosamine supplements and a novel treatment for eosinophilic esophagitis. And as ever, one final movie trivia ‘guess the quote’ to end the year!

FDA Authorizes First OTC Rapid Antigen Test for COVID-19

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) to Ellume COVID-19 Home Test, the first over-the-counter (OTC) fully at-home diagnostic antigen test for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The Ellume COVID-19 Home Test is a rapid, lateral flow antigen test developed with support from the National Institutes of Health’s Rapid Acceleration of…