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Shelter-in-Place Orders Averted Much Higher COVID-19 Death Toll

23 days ago   |   By Medscape

State orders to stay at home reduced hospitalizations and deaths in many states, a Health Affairs study shows, but experts doubt there's political appetite to reintroduce them.
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Subways sparkle, but does cleaning decrease COVID-19 risk?

23 days ago   |   By ABC News

Mass transit systems around the world have taken sweeping steps to curb the spread of the coronavirus, including shutting down some subways overnight and testing powerful ultraviolet lamps to disinfect seats, poles and floors
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We Asked An Expert Your FAQs About COVID-19 Testing

We Asked An Expert Your FAQs About COVID-19 Testing

23 days ago   |   By Scary Mommy

As of this writing, the United States continues to shatter records. More than 65,000 tested positive for COVID-19. Around the world, more than 220,000 people tested positive .
And yet, despite the ultra high numbers of positive tests recorded daily, and the fact that I'd feel comfortable guessing anyone reading this knows at least one person who's been tested , many are still confused about testing. Many are still unclear when it comes to understanding what are the different kinds of tests out there. How do we interpret the results? How do the results affect what we do next ?
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Schools must stay open ahead of pubs and shops, Children's Commissioner says 

Schools must stay open ahead of pubs and shops, Children's Commissioner says 

In a major intervention, the Children's Commissioner for England Anne Longfield said children had been treated as an 'after-thought' in the first lockdown. Read more ...

Outbreak of child-paralyzing disease is likely this fall, CDC warns

Outbreak of child-paralyzing disease is likely this fall, CDC warns

The rare temporarily or permanently paralyzing disease acute flaccid myelitis resurfaces and strikes children about every other year, making a 2020 outbreak likely, CDC... Read more ...

We Just Brought Home Our New Baby, And Now Our Entire Family Has COVID-19

We Just Brought Home Our New Baby, And Now Our Entire Family Has COVID-19

Our entire family has COVID . That's a direct way to say it, but I don't have any bandwidth left to beat around the bush. The past two weeks have been a surreal... Read more ...

Making Distance Learning Work

Making Distance Learning Work

Hi, everyone, Lindsay here. As a parent of school-aged kids, the upcoming school year is front and center in my mind. Like you, I'm trying to figure out how to make distance... Read more ...

The MLB Couldn't Keep COVID-19 At Bay, But We Still Think Schools Stand A...

The MLB Couldn't Keep COVID-19 At Bay, But We Still Think Schools Stand A Chance?

As a huge baseball family, there's been a hole in our lives since spring. Every March and April we all anxiously anticipate watching those first few pitches. As we see our... Read more ...

10 Best Products To Minimize Sun Spots- The Sun Is Your Ultimate Frenemy

10 Best Products To Minimize Sun Spots- The Sun Is Your Ultimate Frenemy

If you think about it, sunshine is probably the textbook definition of a frenemy. One minute it's all nice and warm, putting you in the spotlight, but suddenly it turns on you... Read more ...

Gallbladder Infection Surgery Safer During Pregnancy Than After

Gallbladder Infection Surgery Safer During Pregnancy Than After

Painful gallbladder due to gallstone inflammation is common during surgery. Due to the pain, women prefer to undergo surgery after birth. Gallbladder surgery during pregnancy... Read more ...

Pregnancy Chances No Higher for Frozen Over Fresh Embryos

Pregnancy Chances No Higher for Frozen Over Fresh Embryos

Frozen embryo does not have significantly different chances of pregnancy when compared with fresh embryos. Fresh embryo transfer should be the gold standard in women without... Read more ...

Children's Pester Power Can Have a Positive Influence at Home

Children's Pester Power Can Have a Positive Influence at Home

The more pester power parents are exposed to from their children, there are greater changes in the desired direction at home, in terms of healthy food intake, and supportive... Read more ...

Radboudumc Helps Simplify Dosage of HIV Medicine for Kids

Radboudumc Helps Simplify Dosage of HIV Medicine for Kids

Children living with HIV can now benefit from an adapted, simpler combination therapy containing two or three medicines. Read more ...