• Here's How 4 College Students Say They Are Managing Their Mental Health Amid COVID-19

    1 month ago - By PopSugar

    The novel coronavirus pandemic shook the world - and it's still shaking the world. In the US alone, we've hit the 100,000 death mark and 1 million cases across the country. As some states are beginning to open up in the initial aftermath ( though a second wave is in the conversation ), our mental health has also been taken for a terrifying ride.
    The coronavirus has caused fear and being at home for long periods of time often results in anxiety and stress; it can exasperate a mental illness that someone already experiences. However, for college students in particular, their lives were...
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  • Acute Kidney Injury Seen in Most Severe COVID-19 Cases

    Acute Kidney Injury Seen in Most Severe COVID-19 Cases

    1 month ago - By MedPageToday

    ]]> - New data from two health systems in New York City - where hospitals struggled to keep up with dialysis demands as they were flooded with COVID-19 patients - detailed a high rate of acute kidney injury among infected patients...
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  • Evolution of pandemic coronavirus outlines path from animals to humans

    1 month ago - By ScienceDaily

    A team of scientists studying the origin of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that has caused the COVID-19 pandemic, found that it was especially well-suited to jump from animals to humans by shapeshifting as it gained the ability to infect human cells.
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  • Older men worry less than others about COVID-19

    1 month ago - By ScienceDaily

    Older men may be at greater risk of contracting COVID-19 because they worry less about catching or dying from it, according to a new study.
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  • Paid sick leave mandates hold promise in containing COVID-19

    1 month ago - By ScienceDaily

    Mandates like those found in the federal government's Families First Coronavirus Response Act may be helping to slow the pandemic.
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  • New model predicts the peaks of the COVID-19 pandemic

    1 month ago - By ScienceDaily

    Researchers describe a single function that accurately describes all existing available data on active COVID-19 cases and deaths - and predicts forthcoming peaks.
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