Coronavirus (Covid-19) and tests: Could a saliva test become the new normal?

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Coronavirus (Covid-19) and tests: Could a saliva test become the new normal?

One Twitter user said being tested for Covid-19 with a nasal swab felt like “being stabbed in the brain.” Others described the test as leaving a burning sensation. Saliva testing offers a painless alternative to nasal swabs. Some saliva tests were approved by the Food and Drug Administration as early as mid-April, but the test […]