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Long Covid: Persistent Shortness of Breath Due to Treatable Nerve Injury

A treatable, virus-related vagus nerve injury may be the cause of persistent shortness of breath in some COVID-19 long haulers
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COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout: Why Success Hinges on Technology

Squelching the pandemic depends on a rapid rollout of vaccines across the world. Technology is one of the lynch pins of success.
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CVS Health/Aetna Responds to the Maternal Health Crisis During COVID

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While not a solution to the maternal health crisis, good communication can help expectant patients feel safe getting care during COVID-19.
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COVID19: The Impact of the Early Failure to Respond

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The well-documented COVID19 chapter of Abramson's book, Proof of Conspiracy, details our early failure to respond. Here's why it matters.
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Chronic Wounds: How Self-care Can Help Speed Healing

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Optimal self-care for patients with chronic wounds includes dressing changes, good nutrition, and recognizing warning signs of infection.
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Clinical Care of Cancer Patients in the Age of COVID

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Dr. Bobby Reddy discusses the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the care of cancer patients, including changes to treatment and way care is delivered.

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

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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.