• The Trailer For Netflix's Lenox Hill Is a Reminder That Healthcare Workers Were Always Heroes

    One year ago - By PopSugar

    The Netflix documentary Lenox Hill may have been filmed prior to the COVID-19 pandemic , but if the trailer is any indication, the series will serve as a poignant reminder that doctors have always been on the front lines saving lives.
    The eight-episode docuseries - which begins streaming on Netflix on June 10 - follows four doctors at Lenox Hill Hospital on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, including brain surgeons David Langer and John Boockvar, emergency room physician Mirtha Macri, and chief resident ob-gyn Amanda Little-Richardson. According to Rolling Stone , viewers will get a...
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  • Caring for Someone With Alzheimer's in the Time of Covid-19

    Caring for Someone With Alzheimer's in the Time of Covid-19

    One year ago - By Northern Westchester

    Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's or dementia is challenging in the best of times, but in the time of COVID-19, things can be even more difficult. With everything you are dealing with, try to remember that you can only do your best. Some days will be better than others. It's likely that the...
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  • COVID-19 only kills 1% of people in remote Papuan village with limited resources

    One year ago - By News Medical

    A researcher from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands, and a tropical medicine expert who lives in Wamena, Indonesia have published a unique account of a village in the Papuan highlands of Indonesia that has experienced what was presumed to be an outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019
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  • Let's Stop the Draconian Visiting Restrictions

    One year ago - By Medscape

    One physician's thoughts on how to loosen visitation restrictions responsibly during the COVID-19 pandemic.
    Medscape Internal Medicine
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  • Emergency Preparedness: Where Did We Go Wrong With COVID-19?

    One year ago - By Medscape

    WebMD Chief Medical Officer John Whyte talks with Dr Luciana Borio about the failures of the US response to the coronavirus pandemic and how much longer physical distancing will be necessary.
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  • Goldman Sachs warns of a 'start-and-stop' economic recovery

    One year ago - By Sydney Morning Herald

    The global economy could be in for a bumpy ride as lockdowns tied to the COVID-19 pandemic begin to ease, says Goldman Sachs president John Waldron.
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  • COVID-19 Virus Found in Stool May be Infectious

    One year ago - By Medscape

    If confirmed by future studies, it would mean that people could get sick by ingesting tiny amounts of stool from others who are infected.
    WebMD Health News
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  • AAN Issues COVID-19 Ethical Guidance for Neurologists

    One year ago - By Medscape

    The American Academy of Neurology has issued new ethical guidance for neurologists and neuroscience professionals caring for patients during the COVID-19 pandemic.
    Medscape Medical News
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  • Red Cross Urges Halt to Cyberattacks on Healthcare Sector Amid COVID-19

    One year ago - By Medscape

    The Red Cross called for an end to cyberattacks on healthcare and medical research facilities during the coronavirus pandemic, in a letter published Tuesday and signed by a group of political and business figures.
    Reuters Health Information
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  • Recognizing food safety heroes around the world

    One year ago - By Food Safety

    This year in the lead up to World Food Safety Day, June 7 2020, the Partnership for Food Safety Education is recognizing the people who keep us fed during the COVID-19 pandemic and every other day of the year. They are asking for help as they try to shine a light on Food Safety Heroes.
    This is a chance to recognize someone you know that has been working on the front line to ensure people are getting healthy and safe meals.
    This is the second World Food Safety Day. It is an annual observance supported by the World Health Organization and the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization...
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  • ‘Cheaper By The Dozen' Cast Recreates Scenes From The Movie 17 Years Later

    ‘Cheaper By The Dozen' Cast Recreates Scenes From The Movie 17 Years Later

    One year ago - By Scary Mommy

    The Cheaper by the Dozen cast came together to recreate scenes from the movie for charity
    The COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect our daily lives and the “ new normal ” - as everyone is calling it - is anything but, however, one kinda cool side effect of the coronavirus is that all your favorite casts from movies and TV shows of yesteryear are virtually reuniting for charity , which is awesome because nostalgia is a welcome distraction from the current hellscape we live in. Back in 2003, a little film called Cheaper by the Dozen landed in theaters and now, 17 years later, the fictional...
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  • Experts discuss state of mental health care during COVID-19 pandemic

    One year ago - By Healio

    Mental health care has experienced significant changes related to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to mental health experts who participated in a live panel discussion organized by Finn Partners.
    Paul Gionfriddo, president and CEO of Mental Health America, said in a teleconference that the number of anonymous, online mental health screenings conducted by his organization has increased significantly since the pandemic began.
    “We averaged, generally, at the beginning of this year about 2,000 people per day who would come and take a mental health screen, and during May, we've been
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