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Advice for Lessening Your Pandemic Anxiety

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What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 31, 2020 — The COVID-19 pandemic is an experience that is unprecedented in our lifetime. It is having a pervasive effect due to how mysterious, potentially dangerous, and sustained it is. We don’t know how bad it’s going to get …

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A Hospitalist’s Advice, Fighting an ‘Infodemic’

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What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 30, 2020 —  Here are the coronavirus stories Medscape’s editors around the globe think you need to know about today:  A Hospitalist’s Advice Stanford University had its first confirmed case of COVID-19 around March 10. After weeks …

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Coventry rugby club take legal advice as coronavirus insurance row escalates | Sport

Coventry have taken legal advice and launched a petition that has been signed by thousands of businesses in the leisure industry after the Championship club’s insurer refused to pay out when the season ended prematurely. Income from the club’s stadium, Butts Park Arena, stopped abruptly because of the coronavirus lockdown. …

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Expert Advice: Should ‘Snowbirds’ Stay or Go?

Expert Advice: Should ‘Snowbirds’ Stay or Go?

For the millions of Americans who make the migration between North and South as the seasons change, the coronavirus outbreak has created a difficult dilemma: Are they better off staying where they are, or heading home? Because they are older, the so-called snowbirds, are at higher risk of Covid-19 complications. …

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Wage cut row intensifies as Premiership players take legal advice | Sport

Premiership players have been given legal advice on how to challenge the blanket 25% pay cuts imposed by the clubs as domestic rugby’s row over wage reductions intensified on Thursday. In the Championship, Newcastle Falcons have been plunged into turmoil with their players expected to reject their proposed swingeing pay …

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Italian Oncologist’s Cautionary Advice on COVID-19 for US Centers

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What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 20, 2020 — Marina Garassino, MD, is chief of the Medical Thoracic Oncology Unit at the Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori in Milan, Italy. The day after this interview was recorded, Italy announced that deaths from the COVID-19 virus had reached 3405, …

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Katarina Johnson-Thompson criticises IOC for Olympics preparation advice | Sport

Katarina Johnson-Thompson has questioned advice that athletes should continue their preparations for Tokyo 2020 “as best they can” as the International Olympic Committee came under fire for insisting it remains “fully committed” to delivering the Games this summer despite the coronavirus outbreak. The IOC insisted it was planning ahead as …

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Patient Organizations Offer Advice on Reforming Obamacare

News Picture: Patient Organizations Offer Advice on Reforming Obamacare

MONDAY, March 6, 2017 (HealthDay News) — The U.S. Congress needs to focus on certain areas as it considers changes to the Affordable Care Act, according to a coalition of 11 major patient groups. “As Congress begins debate on how to improve the nation’s health care system, our organizations will …

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White House overrules CDC coronavirus advice for elderly to avoid flights

White House overrules CDC coronavirus advice for elderly to avoid flights

A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommendation, advising elderly and immuno-compromised Americans to avoid flying on commercial airlines due to the coronavirus, was overruled by the White House, a federal official told The Associated Press under condition of anonymity.Earlier Saturday, the Trump administration commented on CDC guidelines to …

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After Heart Attack, Mini-Stroke and Stroke, Survivor Has Some Advice

News Picture: AHA News: After Heart Attack, Mini-Stroke and Stroke, Survivor Has Some Advice

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 26, 2020 (American Heart Association News) — Andy Beal woke up at 4 a.m. and went to the bathroom as he’d done hundreds of times before. This time, though, the 44-year-old North Carolina man had trouble getting back into bed. “I collapsed. I had to like roll into …

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