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Psychiatric Drugs Could Be the Key to Treating Covid-19

Antidepressants and antipsychotics could offer protection against the coronavirus, but not because of their effect on the brain

At the beginning of the pandemic, doctors in France prepared for an influx of psychiatric patients with Covid-19, creating special units in hospitals to care…

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Dana G Smith

Health and science writer • PhD in 🧠 • Words in Scientific American, STAT, The Atlantic, The Guardian • Award-winning Covid-19 coverage for Elemental