• Lessons on COVID-19 From Low-Income Countries

    6 days ago - By Medscape

    Physicians in lower-income countries routinely face the logistic difficulties and constrained resources now seen in first-world countries as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
    Medscape Oncology
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  • Top doctor's explanation for spike in coronavirus around Newport

    Top doctor's explanation for spike in coronavirus around Newport

    6 days ago - By Wales online

    Figures on Wednesday showed that the health board covering Newport and surrounding areas had a total of 309 Covid-19 cases, while the overall Wales number stood at 628
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  • ‘Big strain' on blood supply amid COVID-19 pandemic could force difficult decisions

    6 days ago - By Healio

    The American Red Cross, as well as cancer centers and hospitals across the country, have issued an emergency call for blood donors because of a shortage brought on by various medical and societal complications related to COVID-19.
    “As a nation, this is a time where we must take care of one another, including those most vulnerable among us in hospitals,” Gail McGovern, president and CEO of American Red Cross, said in a press release. “One of the most important things people can do right now during this public health emergency is to give blood. If you are healthy and feeling
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  • Top stories in hematology/oncology: COVID-19 and cancer, 'unprecedented' declines in melanoma mortality

    6 days ago - By Healio

    The top story in hematology/oncology last week focused on how oncology providers can protect “the most vulnerable” during the COVID-19 pandemic.
    Another top story was about a recent study published in the American Journal of Public Health that showed the introduction of new treatments for metastatic melanoma has led to an “unprecedented” decline in mortality over the past few years.
    Read these and more top stories in hematology/oncology below:
    COVID-19 and cancer
    As the COVID-19 pandemic intensifies across the United States, incidence among individuals with cancer remains
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