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Not so fast using CPAPs in place of ventilators. They could spread the coronavirus

10 days ago   |   By News Medical

The limited supply of ventilators is one of the chief concerns facing hospitals as they prepare for more COVID-19 cases. In Italy, where hospitals have been overwhelmed with patients in respiratory failure, doctors have had to make difficult life-or-death decisions about who gets a ventilator and who does not.
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Virus outbreak takes toll on New York City's public servants

10 days ago   |   By ABC News

The coronavirus outbreak is taking its toll on New York City's civil servants
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Eighteen New York hospitals BAN partners from delivery rooms amid coronavirus outbreak

Eighteen New York hospitals BAN partners from delivery rooms amid coronavirus outbreak

10 days ago   |   By Daily Mail

New York-Presbyterian and Mount Sinai Health System, which have 18 hospitals in their networks, are barring all partners and spouses from delivery rooms as the coronavirus outbreak continues.
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New York is 'splitting' ventilators and converting anesthesia machines for coronavirus patients

New York is 'splitting' ventilators and converting anesthesia machines for coronavirus patients

11 days ago   |   By Daily Mail

With nearly 1,300 coronavirus patients already in New York ICUs, Governor Andrew Cuomo fears hospitals will run out of ventilators. already begun pursuing creative makeshift solutions.
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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 ...