Daily Archives: March 25, 2020

How to Sleep With Coronavirus Anxiety

How to Sleep With Coronavirus Anxiety

Many people spend their nights now tossing and turning, struggling to unglue from the constant scroll of coronavirus news updates. But, while there is no body or life hack to make you impervious to the touch of disease, we do know that sleep is key to helping our bodies stay …

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Google Podcasts app now available on iOS

New Home tab

Google has finally released its podcasts app on iOS. This is by far the most feature-rich the service has ever been and finally has a shot at being a usable podcasting app. New Home tab The new app features a new three tab UI. The first home tab …

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NRL player pay cuts loom after staff and coaches stood down | Sport

NRL players are expected to find out by the end of the week how much the coronavirus crisis will affect their pay packets. League officials on Wednesday began discussions with the players’ union to determine the impact the season’s enforced suspension on player salaries. The talks come as hundreds more …

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COVID-19 May Delay Some Cancer Treatments

No Reason for 45% of Antibiotic Prescriptions

Three cancer specialists in the United States who reviewed the report agreed that cancer treatment may require patient-doctor discussions at this time. Amy Moore directs science and research at the GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer in Washington, D.C. She believes that lung cancer patients, especially, “may have elevated risk …

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How to Get Health Insurance if Worried About Coronavirus or Unemployment

How to Get Health Insurance if Worried About Coronavirus or Unemployment

Most working-age Americans get their health insurance through their employer. Which means a job loss during the coronavirus pandemic could mean losing your health insurance. In past economic crises, options for buying affordable health insurance were limited. But provisions in the Affordable Care Act, along with actions taken recently by …

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Could Robots Be Deployed in Battle With COVID-19?

Could Robots Be Deployed in Battle With COVID-19?

WEDNESDAY, March 25, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Robots can provide significant help in the fight against coronavirus, experts say. Their uses include: patient care such as telemedicine and decontamination; logistics such as delivery and handling contaminated waste; monitoring compliance with voluntary quarantines, and helping people maintain social connections, according …

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Becoming a Man, Virtually – The New York Times

Becoming a Man, Virtually - The New York Times

And so, all of a sudden, Zane had a theme for his bar mitzvah: “going viral.” As the days wore on, the weight of worrying about family members who shouldn’t travel and the danger of assembling a crowd disappeared. Because the difficult decision I was facing was not my own …

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Tech Firms Donate Face Masks Stockpiled After 2019 Wildfires

Tech Firms Donate Face Masks Stockpiled After 2019 Wildfires

Apple and Facebook have been stockpiling millions of face masks for months — just not for COVID-19, commonly referred to as coronavirus. The tech giants announced this week that they were donating a combined 9.7 million masks to help fight the deadly pandemic, medical equipment originally stored following a different …

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Medical Students Await Emergency Arrangements

2020 Lifetime Achievement: Bill and Melinda Gates

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 24, 2020 — Final year medical students are waiting to hear what emergency arrangements have been made between the regulatory bodies to allow them to be accelerated onto the NHS front line as hospitals battle to handle the surge of patients as …

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The Division 2, The Crew 2, and Monopoly are coming to Stadia (Update: Crew 2 available)

The Division 2, The Crew 2, and Monopoly are coming to Stadia (Update: Division 2 available)

Ubisoft is no stranger to Google’s Stadia platform. The publisher has already ported Just Dance 2020, Gods & Monsters, Trials Rising, and other titles to Stadia, and now Ubisoft has revealed that three more games are on the way. The first new title is Tom Clancy’s The Division 2, originally …

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