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Understanding the Regulatory Terminology of Potential Preventions and Treatments for COVID-19

1 month ago   |   By NCCIH

There are no FDA-approved coronavirus preventions or treatments. Researchers are studying new drugs, and drugs approved for other conditions, as possible preventions or treatments for COVID-19. The language describing possible preventions or treatments can be confusing. Here's what those terms mean.
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Researchers develop experimental rapid COVID-19 test using nanoparticle technique

1 month ago   |   By ScienceDaily

Scientists have developed an experimental diagnostic test for COVID-19 that can visually detect the presence of the virus in 10 minutes. It uses a simple assay containing plasmonic gold nanoparticles to detect a color change when the virus is present.
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Growing evidence that minority ethnic groups in England may be at higher risk of COVID-19

1 month ago   |   By ScienceDaily

Evidence available to date suggests that minority ethnic groups in England, particularly black and south Asian people, may be at increased risk of testing positive for Covid-19, compared to people from white British backgrounds, according to a new study.
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‘It's Getting Worse.' Nursing Home Workers Confront Risks in Facilities Devastated by Coronavirus

‘It's Getting Worse.' Nursing Home Workers Confront Risks in Facilities Devastated by Coronavirus

1 month ago   |   By Time

Days before she tested positive for COVID-19 in early April, Tanya Beckford was already worried about dying because of the conditions in the Connecticut nursing home where she has worked for 23 years. She wasn't feeling well and says she and her co-workers, facing a shortage of masks, gloves and gowns , had started wearing plastic trash bags over their uniforms for protection as they cared for infected residents.
Beckford, a certified nursing assistant in the Alzheimer's unit at Newington Rapid Recovery Rehab Center in Newington, Connecticut, had been running a low-grade fever but says the...
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How Much Of A Role Does Privilege Play In Getting A COVID-19 Test?

How Much Of A Role Does Privilege Play In Getting A COVID-19 Test?

1 month ago   |   By Scary Mommy

Growing up as a young black girl, I was well aware of what it felt like and looked like to be treated less than. In my middle-class home, we talked about racism. I was armed with words to say in defense of who I was, words like: I am the same as you. When I bleed, my blood is red just like yours. Today, I am the mother of three half Sri Lankan, half African American children. I must arm them with words to help shield against the racism they too will one day face.
When I entered the emergency room in mid-March, I did not walk in thinking I'd face any discrimination. I knew what it looked...
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Quest Diagnostics Launches COVID-19 Workforce Testing Services

1 month ago   |   By Surgical Aesthetics Magazine

Quest Diagnostics has launched a new suite of Return to Work services built around large-scale workforce COVID-19 testing. The services are designed to help organizations access and act on COVID-19 laboratory insights in order to foster safer workplace environments for their employees as the nation begins to restart the U.S. economy.
Quest Diagnostics is a leading provider of employee population health and workplace drug testing services, serving thousands of employers across the United States. The company's services range from lab and biometric screening to behavioral and mental health...
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