U.S. vaccinations in 2020 falling far short of target of 20 million people. Scientists trying to understand new virus variant. Covid ravages Black and brown health workers
In the history of public health laws, even rules that have had time to build widely accepted evidence weren’t guaranteed support.
“Telehealth sessions have been a lifeline for those walking the long road to recovery during a stressful, isolating time.”
If you’re wanting to set yourself a resolution for 2021, a good place to start is to reflect on the year that was.
Skepticism resides in many quarters, including “anti-vaxxers”; and people of all stripes with perfectly understandable doubts.
Emotional pain and chronic pain are related, and painkillers, ultimately, make things worse
Medical providers won’t be allowed to hold patients responsible for the difference between those amounts and the higher fees they might like to charge.
The new virus is defined by an unusual number and combination of mutations. One of these increases binding of the virus to receptors in our cells.
How will I know when it’s my turn to get a vaccine? Where will I get a vaccine? I hear that I might still have to wear a mask even after I get vaccinated. Why?
While 87% of Democrats said they always wear a mask out of the house, 71% of independents and 55% of Republicans said the same.
The county of Los Angeles, the nation’s largest, ICU units are perilously close to zero capacity.
It will take until around mid- to late January to vaccinate frontline workers, nursing home residents and staff and begin vaccinating the next eligible groups.
The place you go to relax on the job can be a high-risk location for transmission of the coronavirus. Here’s two local examples.
It’s not the caffeine, it’s the people
As COVID-19 cases surge, health experts are urging Americans to stay home for the holidays. But for many,, travel comes down to a risk-benefit analysis.