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Coronavirus in N.Y.: Toll Soars to Nearly 3,000 as State Pleads for Aid

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

“It is hard to put fully into words what we are all grappling with as we navigate our way through this pandemic,” a hospital official said.
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COVID-19 in People With HIV: Commonly Asked Questions

5 hours ago   |   Medscape

Dr Paul Sax gives answers to some of the most commonly asked questions he has received from patients with HIV. Medscape HIV/AIDS
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COVID-19: Mental Health Pros Come to the Aid of Frontline Comrades

9 hours ago   |   Web MD   |   7 articles

Psychologists, psychotherapists, and social workers in the US and Canada have formed a network to offer free psychotherapy sessions to healthcare workers on the frontlines of...
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MatterHackers facilitating 3D-printed medical equipment during COVID-19 pandemic

10 hours ago   |   Healio   |   9 articles

MatterHackers, a 3D printing company based in California, is using its network of employees and customers to connect those in need of medical aid products with designers and...
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As Africa locks down, some deliveries of aid are threatened

11 hours ago   |   ABC News

More than half of Africa's 54 countries have closed their land, air and sea borders, while fears rise that the coronavirus-related restrictions are delaying access to critical aid
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Gita Ramjee, a Leading AIDS Researcher, Dies at 63

12 hours ago   |   NY Times

Working in South Africa, she led studies and drug trials, hoping to overcome not only H.I.V. but also cultural barriers to stopping its spread. She died of the coronavirus.
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Crowded in camps, Rohingya refugees vulnerable to virus

1 day ago   |   ABC News

Aid workers are bracing for a possible outbreak of the coronavirus in one of the world's largest refugee camps in Bangladesh
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Dr. Fauci Assigned A Security Team After ‘Uncomfortable' Encounters And Threats

1 day ago   |   Scary Mommy   |   2 articles

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Anthony Fauci has been assigned national security detail after reportedly receiving threats Dr. Anthony Fauci...
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Oral Anticoagulants Often Inappropriately Prescribed for HIV Patients on ART

1 day ago   |   Medscape

Direct oral anticoagulants are frequently prescribed for individuals on antiretroviral boosters, despite the risk of drug-drug interactions, researchers say. Reuters Health...
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Stimulus aid for 'small business' will go to some big chains

1 day ago   |   ABC News

As the federal government prepares to launch a $349 billion loan program meant to help small businesses survive the coronavirus pandemic, critics have growing concerns that...
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A warning to the world? New York now scrambling to address Coronavirus outbreak

A warning to the world? New York now scrambling to address Coronavirus outbreak

New York is now serving as a “warning” to the rest of the United States - and the rest of the world, for that matter - as it continues to get battered by the COVID-19 pandemic... Read more ...

CDC Now Recommends That Americans Wear Cloth Face Masks In Public

CDC Now Recommends That Americans Wear Cloth Face Masks In Public

CDC publishes guidelines on wearing cloth face masks in public After a lot of hemming and hawing on the topic of wearing face masks in public , the Centers For Disease Control... Read more ...

Cathe's April 2020 Workout Rotation

Cathe's April 2020 Workout Rotation

Hi Everyone! This month we'll push ourselves a little harder with a weekly combination of Hiit, weights and kickboxing. Get focused and get ready to work hard. Drink lots of... Read more ...

To Slow the Spread of Coronavirus, CDC Now Advises Wearing Cloth Face Masks...

To Slow the Spread of Coronavirus, CDC Now Advises Wearing Cloth Face Masks in Public

The Centers For Disease Control is advising all Americans to wear cloth face masks in public , a new national guideline to combat the coronavirus outbreak. President Trump... Read more ...

COVID-19: People Living with OCD Struggle More during the Coronavirus Crisis

COVID-19: People Living with OCD Struggle More during the Coronavirus Crisis

With a whole lot of fear and extreme anxiety circling around COVID-19, people with obsessive compulsive disorder are struggling more than usual by following too many hygienic... Read more ...

“How can I cope RIGHT NOW?” These self-care strategies might help you feel...

“How can I cope RIGHT NOW?” These self-care strategies might help you feel better

Every single one of us has gone through difficult times in our lives. But sometimes, something comes along that shatters everything. With the COVID-19 pandemic, we're... Read more ...

Do I Have COVID-19? Doctors' Free Tools May Tell

Do I Have COVID-19? Doctors' Free Tools May Tell

The goal of the tools is is to help people “self-triage,” find out if their symptoms may by consistent with COVID-19. Read more ...

Test for Coronavirus Antibodies Approved by FDA

Test for Coronavirus Antibodies Approved by FDA

The test checks for protective antibodies in a finger prick of blood, revealing whether a patient has ever been exposed to the coronavirus and now may have some immunity, The... Read more ...

Worried about coronavirus? Make sure you're getting enough zinc

Worried about coronavirus? Make sure you're getting enough zinc

If you're stuck at home and feeling a bit helpless when it comes to the coronavirus, you're not alone. When we hear how easily the disease is spread, you might think there's... Read more ...

Tweets That Sum Up How We Feel About The Quarantine StayHome Life

Tweets That Sum Up How We Feel About The Quarantine StayHome Life

Well, friends, we're in this. I mean, we are IN THIS. And by “this,” I mean this forced stay-home-quarantine-because- social-distancing -is-a-word-we-all-use-now lifestyle... Read more ...