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Virus hits NYC hardest in a few working-class neighborhoods

1 month ago   |   By ABC News

New data shows that the coronavirus pandemic is hitting especially hard in some New York City neighborhoods
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Test for Coronavirus Antibodies Approved by FDA

Test for Coronavirus Antibodies Approved by FDA

1 month ago   |   By Web MD

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 New York Times reported.
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With Virus Surge, Dermatologists and Orthopedists Are Drafted for the E.R

1 month ago   |   By NY Times

Specialists who haven't worked an intensive care shift in years are being pressed into duty as coronavirus cases overwhelm New York's hospitals.
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New York City Crematories Work Overtime as Coronavirus Brings Backlog of Bodies

1 month ago   |   By Medscape

New York City crematories are extending their hours, burning bodies into the night.
Reuters Health Information
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DR ELLIE CANNON: Don't be one of the 80 per cent of men who'd rather be ill...

DR ELLIE CANNON: Don't be one of the 80 per cent of men who'd rather be ill than admit to a problem

DR ELLIE CANNON offers her guide to dealing with the male ailments you might be shy to talk about - but really needn't be, pictured. Read more ...

Face Masks at Home Ward Off COVID-19 Infection

Face Masks at Home Ward Off COVID-19 Infection

A new study has stated that wearing face masks at home helps ward off COVID-19 spread among family members. Read more ...

We might NEVER have a vaccine. immunity to other coronaviruses rarely lasts...

We might NEVER have a vaccine. immunity to other coronaviruses rarely lasts longer than a few months

People across the globe are experiencing unprecedented levels of stress and anxiety as they struggle to cope with the fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic. While hundreds of... Read more ...

What We Know About Possible COVID-19 Treatments And Vaccines So Far

What We Know About Possible COVID-19 Treatments And Vaccines So Far

Scientists are developing drugs to stop the coronavirus. Here's what's promising and what isn't. Read more ...

Long coronavirus lockdowns causing people's mental health to rapidly DETERIORATE

Long coronavirus lockdowns causing people's mental health to rapidly DETERIORATE

Both adults and children are experiencing mental health problems for the first time as a result of being cooped up inside due to the COVID-19 lockdowns. Fears and worries over... Read more ...

South Korea's CDC says recovered coronavirus patients aren't contagious, as...

South Korea's CDC says recovered coronavirus patients aren't contagious, as country grapples with another surge of new cases

People who have tested positive again for the Wuhan coronavirus after initially recovering from the disease are not infectious, suggests new data from health authorities in... Read more ...

Here's How 4 College Students Say They Are Managing Their Mental Health Amid...

Here's How 4 College Students Say They Are Managing Their Mental Health Amid COVID-19

The novel coronavirus pandemic shook the world - and it's still shaking the world. In the US alone, we've hit the 100,000 death mark and 1 million cases across the country. As... Read more ...

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?

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... Read more ...

The Easiest Low-Carb Cauliflower Pizza Crust You Can Make at Home

The Easiest Low-Carb Cauliflower Pizza Crust You Can Make at Home

Cutting back on gluten and grains? This veggie-powered pizza needs to make its way to your kitchen. Freshly grated cauliflower serves as the base for the creative and delicious... Read more ...

Coronavirus Daily Digest: May 29, 2020

Coronavirus Daily Digest: May 29, 2020

A roundup of the latest news about COVID-19 Read more ...