Layoffs and Job Reductions

Help wanted: Retired doctors and nurses don scrubs again in coronavirus fight

10 days ago   |   By News Medical

Laura Benson retired from nursing in 2018, but this week she reported for work again in New Rochelle, New York, where the first cluster of COVID-19 cases occurred a few short weeks ago.
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Lockdowns are the best hope to slow the spread of coronavirus, suggests new Chinese study

Lockdowns are the best hope to slow the spread of coronavirus, suggests new Chinese study

10 days ago   |   By Daily Mail

A new study from the University of Oxford in the UK and Northeastern University in the US found that after Wuhan imposed travel restrictions, the number of cases linked to the city fell.
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The Virus Is Coming to Myanmar, but the Pain Has Already Begun

10 days ago   |   By NY Times

Economic fallout from the pandemic has upended lives in the impoverished country, where the first coronavirus cases are only now being reported.
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Report of Urns Stacked at Wuhan Funeral Homes Raises Questions About the Real Coronavirus Death Toll in China

10 days ago   |   By Time

The long lines and stacks of ash urns greeting family members of the dead at funeral homes in Wuhan are spurring questions about the true scale of coronavirus casualties at the epicenter of the outbreak, renewing pressure on a Chinese government struggling to control its containment narrative.
The families of those who succumbed to the virus in the central Chinese city, where the disease first emerged in December, were allowed to pick up their cremated ashes at eight local funeral homes starting this week. As they did, photos circulated on Chinese social media of thousands of urns being...
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Wuhan Reports Zero Increase in Coronavirus Cases

Wuhan Reports Zero Increase in Coronavirus Cases

10 days ago   |   By Medindia Health

China has confirmed that there are no new coronavirus cases in Wuhan, which was the former hardest-hit city in central China's Hubei Province.
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Prepper goals during a coronavirus lockdown: Replenish your supplies and set...

Prepper goals during a coronavirus lockdown: Replenish your supplies and set a budget

More states in America are considering some form of lockdown to fight the spread of coronavirus. This means more people will be forced to spend most of their day indoors unless... Read more ...

Patient's COVID-19 Battle Changed Test Protocols

Patient's COVID-19 Battle Changed Test Protocols

The first community-acquired case of COVID-19 in the United States posed many questions for doctors, but the answers they found led to key changes in federal guidelines for... Read more ...

3 in 4 U.S. Hospitals Treating COVID-19 Patients

3 in 4 U.S. Hospitals Treating COVID-19 Patients

Three-quarters of the hospitals said they already had patients with confirmed or suspected COVID-19, the Associated Press reported. Read more ...

AAD Issues Guidelines on Use of Biologics During COVID-19 Outbreak

AAD Issues Guidelines on Use of Biologics During COVID-19 Outbreak

The American Academy of Dermatology has issued the following guidance on the use of biologics during the COVID-19 outbreak: Due to the recent pandemic, there is concern about... Read more ...

Mysterious Heart Damage Hitting COVID-19 Patients

Mysterious Heart Damage Hitting COVID-19 Patients

Most of the attention in the COVID-19 pandemic has been on how the virus affects the lungs. But evidence shows that up to 1 in 5 infected patients have signs of heart damage... Read more ...

Coronavirus fears spur growing interest in rural areas and survival retreats

Coronavirus fears spur growing interest in rural areas and survival retreats

As densely populated cities like New York City and Madrid suffer significant losses from coronavirus, people are increasingly heading for more remote areas to help reduce their... Read more ...

What happens to a coronavirus patient when they go into intensive care

What happens to a coronavirus patient when they go into intensive care

Intensive care provides specialist care for certain patients Read more ...

WalMart, Target Limit Customers in Stores

WalMart, Target Limit Customers in Stores

People should stay at least six feet apart from each other in order to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advises. Read more ...

7 Ways To Maintain A Healthy Lifestyle

7 Ways To Maintain A Healthy Lifestyle

Notice: Undefined index: sbrssfeedcfg description extend content size in /var/www/ feed-plus.php on line 303 It does not take a lot to understand that when you take care of... Read more ...

Preventing coronavirus: How to properly decontaminate groceries before...

Preventing coronavirus: How to properly decontaminate groceries before entering your house

These are troubled times and citizens are practicing social distancing to prevent the further spread of coronavirus. But once your supplies dwindle down, you need to leave the... Read more ...