Covid-19Mysterious Ailment, Mysterious Relief: Vaccines Help Some COVID Long Haulers
As the U.S. pushes to get people vaccinated, a curious benefit is emerging for those with this post-illness syndrome: Their...
FinanceNonprofit Hospitals' Charity Care Falls Short of Favorable Tax Treatment
More than half (54%) of government hospitals, 36% of nonprofits, and 43% of for-profits provided less than $1 of charity...
Clinical CareCritical Care Physicians Report Emotional Distress During Coronavirus Pandemic
Survey data shows at least half of critical care physicians experienced emotional distress in the first nine months of the...
Clinical CareSexist and Racial/Ethnic Microaggressions Contribute to Physician Burnout, Study Finds
The new study corroborates earlier research that found sexism and racial/ethnic bias are common in surgical settings.
Covid-19Ask KHN-PolitiFact: How Can COVID Vaccines Be Safe When They Were Developed So Fast?
The research underpinning these vaccines isn't that new at all. Some of it is decades old. This foundation, combined with...
TelehealthTelehealth Drone Hopes to Improve Care Access
A drone under development at the University of Cincinnati would fly inside patients' homes to deliver medical supplies.
Covid-19The Hype Has Faded, but Don't Count Out Convalescent Plasma in COVID Battle
The treatment that infuses blood plasma from recovered COVID patients into people newly infected to boost their immune response has...
TelehealthPandemic Telehealth Growth Mostly in Urban, Upscale Areas
Telehealth visits saw a 20-fold increase when the pandemic began in March 2020, as office-based visits fell nearly 50%.
Covid-19How COVID has Changed Our Movement, as Revealed by Your Cellphone
The findings come from a Google compilation of vast troves of cellphone location tracking data.
Clinical CareLong COVID Alliance Launched to Help Coronavirus 'Long Haulers'
The membership of the coalition includes many organizations that are focused on other complex chronic illnesses.
Clinical CareMoms2B Community-Based Interdisciplinary Intervention Delivers Results
The primary feature of the Moms2B program is a two-hour educational and interventional session held on a weekly basis.
Clinical CareHalf of Hospitalized Coronavirus Patients Have Symptoms 4 Months After Discharge, Study Finds
Among COVID-19 patients hospitalized with severe acute respiratory infection, lung and functional impairments were found in half of them four...