• COVID-19: An opportunity to address urgent nutrition education gaps

    1 month ago - By NutraIngredients-USA

    There is an urgent need to provide evidence-based nutrition education to health professionals and this pandemic may be the perfect catalyst for this change.
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  • The underground bunker business is booming as global events spiral out of control

    The underground bunker business is booming as global events spiral out of control

    1 month ago - By Natural News

    This is a really good time to be selling underground bunkers. The COVID-19 pandemic, civil unrest in major U.S. cities, and concern about what else may be coming have combined to create a tremendous amount of demand for “survival real estate”. In all my years of writing, I have never seen anything like...
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  • COVID-19 pandemic may prompt future increases in home dialysis utilization

    COVID-19 pandemic may prompt future increases in home dialysis utilization

    1 month ago - By Healio

    The COVID-19 pandemic, which necessitated that greater numbers of patients receive dialysis at home, may give rise to continued increases in the utilization of such home-based therapies, according to two nephrology experts.
    “As the novel coronavirus disease 2019 global pandemic has unfolded, efforts to facilitate social distancing while minimizing person-to-person transmission of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus has resulted in unprecedented changes across all facets of society,” Edwina A. Brown, MD, FRCP, and Jeffrey Perl, MD, FRCP, wrote in a published
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  • Brain Fog, Hair Loss, Constant Fatigue: COVID-19 Can Cause Serious Long-Term Side Effects

    Brain Fog, Hair Loss, Constant Fatigue: COVID-19 Can Cause Serious Long-Term Side Effects

    1 month ago - By PopSugar

    When the COVID-19 pandemic began, we could rattle off the symptoms from the top of our heads: fever, dry cough, and difficulty breathing. Later, the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention added more symptoms to that list : chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, a new loss of taste or smell, and repeated shaking with chills. Nausea and diarrhea are also listed as signs of the disease.
    But as the pandemic continues, doctors are starting to look more closely at not just the first signs of infection, but the long-term side effects that linger even after you've recovered. Concern over...
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  • HHS proposes to continue payment for telehealth services after COVID-19 pandemic

    1 month ago - By Healio

    Changes proposed to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule for next year include making permanent certain telehealth and workforce flexibilities provided during the COVID-19 pandemic, CMS announced in a press release.
    The agency is following guidance from an executive order, called Improving Rural and Telehealth Access, which was signed by President Donald J. Trump earlier this week.
    “The executive order and proposed rule advance our efforts to improve access and convenience of care for Medicare beneficiaries, particularly those living in rural areas,” according to the CMS release.
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