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Prioritizing Healthcare Workers’ Mental Health During COVID-19

For some frontline healthcare workers, symptoms of stress will subside with the crisis, but others will need additional help to restore their mental health.
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How to Stay Healthy During the COVID Crisis

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There are simple ways to help prioritize your mental and physical health and keep it from deteriorating during the COVID 19 crisis.
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Exciting New Research on COVID-19: BTK Inhibition

A small study of seriously ill COVID-19 patients administered acalabrutinib, a BTK inhibitor and repurposed lymphoma drug, showed very promising results.
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Young Journalists Report: Around the World with COVID-19

Young journalists from Iowa City High School report on the experiences of people around the world during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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My First Patient, My First Death

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A young medical student recalls the indelible experience of taking care of a dying patient. It is the story of her first patient and her first death.
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Greater Risk of Blood Clots in COVID-19 Patients

Patients with COVID-19 are at a much greater risk of developing blood clots. Guidelines for diagnosis and management of the condition are rapidly evolving.
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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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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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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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What to Do If Your Hands Are a Mess From...

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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,...
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A Nurse’s Guide for Staying Healthy When Viruses are Circulating

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Nurses are at risk of catching cold and flu bugs because of their close proximity to sick patients. Here are some tips for nurses to help reduce that risk.