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Are We Prepared for Increased Healthcare Needs Post-COVID-19?

We need to prepare for increased healthcare needs in chronically ill once the acute phase of COVID-19 has passed. Much of that care may have been deferred.
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Vaping Could Put Youth at Risk for Complications of COVID-19

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Vaping can lead to irreversible lung damage in youth and young adults. This may increase susceptibility to complications from infection with COVID-19
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Defeating COVID-19 Requires a Military-Grade Defense System

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A new dashboard utilizing data from 20,000 labs provides a 21st Century military-grade, Dowding-like defense system to use against COVID-19.
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Poor Payer Reimbursement and Practice Viability during COVID-19

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Physician practices should utilize their current time & resources to renegotiate payer reimbursement contracts to ensure viability during the age of COVID.
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Telehealth Project to Help Atrial Fibrillation Patients During COVID Crisis

A telehealth project to improve treatment for patients at highest risk for stroke has been launched by PPAHS and supported by a BMS-Pfizer Alliance Grant
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Strategic Planning for Physicians in the Age of COVID-19

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The world's shifting due to COVID-19 and physicians' practices are unlikely to escape unscathed. You can prepare by initiating a strategic planning process.
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The Challenge of Fitness Training in the Age of COVID-19

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Navigating proper precautions for COVID-19, including social distancing, while maintaining fitness training can be daunting - here are some tips.
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COVID-19: Key Elements for Optimal Protection of Healthcare Workers

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Recommendations for the optimal protection of healthcare workers during the COVID-19 pandemic are based on a review of the published experience.
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How to Stay Safe and Sane in the COVID-19 Age

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Emergency physician and expert in disaster medicine, Paul Auerbach, M.D., provides rules of the road for staying safe and sane during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Healthcare Workers Say They’ll Be Fired If They Wear Their Own Masks

Healthcare workers who risk their lives by showing up for work are being threatened with firing for trying to protect themselves with their own masks.
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What to Do If Your Hands Are a Mess From Washing Them so...

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Proper handwashing is an essential step to protect yourself from infectious agents, such as coronavirus. It can, however, lead to dry skin and hand eczema.
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Coronavirus Pandemic Requires Rejecting Pharma’s Business As Usual

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URGENT ACTION REQUIRED Dozens of lawmakers have called on the Trump Administration and Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar, a former drug executive,...