• Social media use linked with depression, secondary trauma during COVID-19

    25 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    Can't stop checking social media for the latest COVID-19 health information? You might want to take a break, according to researchers who discovered that excessive use of social media for COVID-19 health information is related to both depression and secondary trauma.
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  • Online Accountability Breakfast event calls on governments to protect women's, children's and adolescents' health during COVID-19 and beyond

    25 days ago - By WHO

    Up to 2000 delegates from all over the world are expected to participate in a live event being held today alongside the UN General Assembly 2020, which will call on governments, donors, and other key actors in global development to demonstrate greater accountability for supporting and improving women's, children's and adolescents' health and rights during the COVID-19 crisis and beyond.
    The Accountability Breakfast, which is being jointly hosted by the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health , White Ribbon Alliance and Every Woman Every Child , is happening at a pivotal time. Poor...
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  • U.S. 'Not in a Good Place' With Daily COVID-19 Case Counts

    25 days ago - By Medscape

    The United States should have a baseline of around 10,000 new cases per day to get through the time before a vaccine becomes available.
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  • Belgian health experts demand full investigation into WHO for faking COVID-19 pandemic

    Belgian health experts demand full investigation into WHO for faking COVID-19 pandemic

    25 days ago - By Natural News

    A coalition of doctors and other health professionals in Belgium has issued an open letter calling for an immediate end to every “emergency” policy established in response to the Wuhan coronavirus , as well as a full-scale investigation into the World Health Organization for allegedly faking a pandemic. Citing a complete lack...
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  • Corralling the Facts on Herd Immunity

    25 days ago - By Medscape

    All this talk got us thinking: People seem pretty confused about herd immunity. What exactly does it mean and can it be used to combat COVID-19?
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  • Global Death Toll for COVID-19 Passes 1 Million Mark

    25 days ago - By Medscape

    It's certain to get worse. Mike Ryan of the World Health Organization said a few days ago that the number of worldwide deaths could very well reach 2 million, even with a vaccine.
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  • Developing a model to predict how artillery blast exposures affect the brains of military personnel

    25 days ago - By News Medical

    University of Virginia School of Medicine researchers are partnering with the U.S. Navy and National Institutes of Health to develop a model predicting how regular exposure to artillery blasts affects the brains of military personnel.
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  • UNC Health, School of Medicine Determine Asymptomatic COVID-19 Spread

    25 days ago - By UNC Healthcare

    Researchers at the UNC School of Medicine collaborated with UNC Health and found that 0.8 percent of patients who came to a UNC Health facility for non-COVID-19 related reasons during the NC stay-at-home mandate tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
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