By Dr. Ernst von Schwarz, Cardiologist, Medical Researcher drvonschwarz.com Finally, we as healthcare providers will have an option to help end the COVID-19 pandemic. New vaccines will hopefully create herd immunity and eradicate this deadly disease. Over the last several weeks news reports have focused on 2 vaccines, one of which was co-developed by theContinue reading “COVID-19 Vaccines: The Light At The End Of The Tunnel”
Stressors such as the ongoing nationwide demonstrations weaken the immune system while the lack of social distancing opens the door to more person-to-person virus transmission, says Dr. Ernst von Schwarz. “As a result, many of the elderly are even more fearful of venturing outside, especially those living in the cities,” says Dr. von Schwarz. “IContinue reading “Protests Spur Stress-Related Conditions, May Contribute To Covid-19 Second Wave”
Los Angeles cardiologist and researcher Dr. Ernst von Schwarz appears on CBS 8 News San Diego to warn of the risks in prescribing hydroxychloroquine / hydrochloroquine for treatment or prevention of COVID-19 infections. Link: https://www.cbs8.com/video/news/local/morning-extra/discussing-hydroxychloroquine-with-southern-california-doctor/509-d833f59b-201c-485a-b1c0-7b982d0ef2ba drvonschwarz.com
Doctors should be cautious to prescribe hydrochloroquine / hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19 patients .
Los Angeles – Dr. Ernst von Schwarz says that women often experience unique warning signs of heart disease that can be mistaken for other health issues or disregarded by their doctors. “This is especially dangerous in younger women who may not realize that they are at risk. Women of all ages should familiarize themselves withContinue reading “Heart Disease In Young Women Is Often Misdiagnosed Says Renowned Cardiologist Dr. Ernst von Schwarz”
“The COVID-19 virus can affect your health in many ways,” says Dr. von Schwarz.The respiratory system, meaning the lungs is often affected. The virus causes swelling of the airways as a result of the inflammation which in turn reduces the oxygen absorption in the lungs and this can lead to lack of oxygen in allContinue reading “Five ways COVID-19 infection can affect your health and body:”