• CDC Shares Coronavirus Self-Checker To Help People Assess Symptoms

    10 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    If you're showing coronavirus symptoms, this new tool from the CDC can help you figure out what to do next
    Coronavirus is spreading rapidly now , both around the world and in the U.S., where new cases are being confirmed by the thousands each day. Even though Americans in many states and cities are being told to shelter at home to avoid spreading the virus further, people are still getting sick , whether it's because they work in essential jobs, they aren't following social distancing recommendations , or they live in places where no lockdown orders have been given.
    But as more people fall...
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  • Chicago uses hotels for quarantine to ease hospital demand

    Chicago uses hotels for quarantine to ease hospital demand

    10 days ago - By ABC News

    Chicago's plan to reserve at least 1,000 hotel rooms for coronavirus patients through partnerships with five hotels is the first such strategy unveiled in the U.S. But it's unlikely to be the last
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  • ‘Outbreaks of Altruism.' 250,000 People in U.K. Volunteer to Help Vulnerable, Amid Growing Coronavirus Crisis

    10 days ago - By Time

    As the U.K. grabbles with its growing coronavirus crisis, some 250 000 people have registered to volunteer with the National Health Service , the U.K.'s publicly funded healthcare system to help those with underlying health conditions.
    The NHS put out a call for volunteers over the age of 18 and in good health to assist the country's 1.5 million people living with underlying health conditions who have been advised to self-isolate for three months. By this morning, the NHS had exceeded its target, just one day after the health secretary Matt Hancock announced the new volunteer scheme...
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