Covid-19COVID-19-associated Deaths Significantly Undercounted
JAMA study estimates that 35% of excess deaths during pandemic's early months were tied to causes other than COVID-19.
NursingWorkers Filed More Than 4,100 Complaints About Protective Gear. Some Still Died.
Since March, more than 4,100 COVID-related complaints regarding health care facilities have poured into the nation's network of federal and...
Covid-19Conflicting COVID Messages Create Cloud of Confusion Around Public Health and Prevention
Rumors, misinformation and outright falsehoods ? some intentionally propagated ? have also flourished in that cauldron of confusion.
Covid-19Lack of Evidence-Based Guidelines for COVID-19 in Pregnancy May Present a Risk of Compromised Care
Since the emergence of the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) in December 2019, public health authorities and professional societies have been scrambling...
Covid-19How — and When — Can the Coronavirus Vaccine Become a Reality?
It is likely we'll eventually have a coronavirus vaccine ? but perhaps not as quickly as some expect.
InnovationStudy: Use of Dexamethasone Could Cut Coronavirus Deaths by a Third
The drug is cheap and widely available, meaning it can be rolled out quickly to poorer communities hit by the...
Covid-19Health Experts Link Rise in Arizona COVID Cases to End of Stay-at-Home Order
Arizona has emerged as one of the country's newest coronavirus hot spots, with the weekly average of daily cases more...
Covid-19New Coronavirus Hot Spots Emerge Across South and in California, as Northeast Slows
A closer look at these hard-hit areas highlights some of the common and unique challenges states face.
InnovationFDA Bans Certain Respirators From Being Decontaminated, Reused
Chinese-made N95 masks and respirators with exhalation tubes among banned types.
Covid-19Nearly 600 — And Counting — U.S. Health Workers Have Died Of COVID-19
A majority of those documented were identified as people of color, mostly African American and Asian/Pacific Islander.
Covid-19Police Brutality, COVID-19 and Overdoses in Chicago Follow the Same Deadly Pattern
Our country's long history of structural racism stands at the center of why police brutality, COVID-19 and the opioid crisis...
Covid-19Tear-Gassing Protesters During An Infectious Outbreak 'A Recipe For Disaster'
Their widespread use in recent weeks while an infectious disease ? for which there is no vaccine ? continues to...