• Down to just one COVID-19 case, NZ is moving to stamp out STIs

    1 month ago - By Sydney Morning Herald

    Researchers believe the societal conditions produced by the coronavirus lockdown provide an opportunity to break the chain of sexually transmitted infections.
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  • Study reports COVID-19 case-fatality trends among people with IDD

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    A new study published recently in ScienceDirect by researchers from Syracuse University and SUNY Upstate Medical University shows that people with intellectual and developmental disabilities are more likely to die from COVID-19 than those without IDD.
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  • Genomic variation and descent of SARS-CoV-2 strains in India

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    The pandemic of COVID-19 that is still affecting over 188 countries and territories the world over has taken over 359,000 lives in just under five months, while affecting at least 5.8 million people. Different strains have diverged from the original strain detected in Wuhan, China.
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  • I Have Depression and Anxiety, and COVID-19 Has Taken an Emotional Toll

    I Have Depression and Anxiety, and COVID-19 Has Taken an Emotional Toll

    1 month ago - By PopSugar

    Taking care of your mental health should always be a priority, but for me and I suspect many others, it's been especially challenging during the coronavirus outbreak. As someone with anxiety and depression, I already struggle with day-to-day activities , but the loss of normalcy, increased social isolation, and seemingly endless amount of uncertainty has only made things worse.
    As a college student, I was forced to leave my apartment and return home for the remainder of the semester, as classes transitioned to online learning. I don't do well with change, good or bad, so these abrupt...
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  • KHN's ‘What the Health?': Still seeking a federal coronavirus strategy

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    The Trump administration sent its COVID-19 testing strategy plan to Congress, formalizing its policy that most testing responsibilities should remain with individual states.
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  • Donning Masks at Home May Cut COVID-19 Transmission

    1 month ago - By MedPageToday

    ]]> - Wearing masks at home appeared to help prevent presymptomatic COVID-19 cases from infecting family members, researchers in China found in a retrospective cohort study.
    When at least one household member wore a face mask -...
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  • Coronavirus News in USA: Live Updates

    1 month ago - By NY Times

    Masks become a flash point for businesses, with many requiring them - and a few banning them. Cases are still rising in Wisconsin, where a court overturned the governor's stay-at-home order. About 1 in 4 American workers have filed for unemployment since March.
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  • WA coronavirus LIVE: More COVID-19 cases from stricken sheep ship, Global cases top 5.9 million

    1 month ago - By Sydney Morning Herald

    The Department of Health yesterday reported seven new cases of COVID-19, bringing WA's total to 577. Of these seven new cases, six are crew members from the Al Kuwait.
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