http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/gVDdQd4R-pM/index.htmlFar more people may have been infected with Covid-19 than have been confirmed by health officials in Santa Clara County, California, according to a study released Friday in preprint.
http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/GITZROA_DPY/index.htmlDonating blood. Stocking food banks. Helping the elderly. CNN’s Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta talks to people making a difference and talks you through some of the ways you can help those affected by […]
http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_health/~3/ADCKhZXVOZo/index.htmlEmergency room doctors say they are running into a new crisis as they struggle to treat patients with Covid-19 — a shortage of dialysis machines and supplies.
https://www.channel4.com/news/inside-a-coronavirus-recovery-ward-amid-warning-of-40000-uk-deathsThere could be many more waves of this and many more deaths, a leading health expert has warned – criticising the government for being too slow to take action when this crisis first began.
https://www.channel4.com/news/we-need-to-look-at-everything-i-did-everything-health-secretaries-prior-to-me-did-jeremy-hunt-on-ventilators-and-icu-bedsJeremy Hunt, chair of the Health Select Committee told Channel 4 News about what he made of evidence before the committee – that we could expect as many as 40,000 deaths in the UK.
https://www.channel4.com/news/most-vulnerable-face-long-period-in-self-isolationComing out of lockdown will be slow and painstaking, but the one and a half million people deemed most at risk are already having to spend three months in isolation.
https://www.channel4.com/news/each-pandemic-has-its-own-nest-of-horror-historian-simon-schamaHistorian Simon Schama spoke to Channel 4 News
http://leaderpost.com/news/saskatchewan/we-have-an-outbreak-situation-new-covid-19-cases-in-sask-seniors-homesSaskatchewan is facing two “high-risk situations” at seniors’ facilities in Regina and La Loche, including the first report of a COVID-19 outbreak at a long-term care home. Read More
https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2020/04/17/837749925/in-fine-print-hhs-seems-to-have-banned-surprise-medical-bills-during-the-pandemi?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=healthGuidance regarding the CARES Act says health care providers who take emergency funds aren’t allowed to “balance bill” coronavirus patients ― and every patient is a possible COVID-19 patient. (Image credit: Stan Grossfeld/Boston Globe via […]
https://www.npr.org/2020/04/17/837785834/more-questions-for-an-epidemiologist-on-what-is-needed-to-reopen-the-country?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=healthAfter more than a month of lockdown, there is no clear idea of when the U.S. can reopen. Caitlin Rivers of the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security talks about what is required to start […]