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How One Patient's Battle With COVID-19 Changed U.S. Testing Protocols

(HealthDay News) -- The first community-acquired case of COVID-19 in the United States posed many ... -Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles are among just two institutions involved in the effort, which

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AHA News: Could the Pandemic Help Boost Diversity in Clinical Trials?

the Yale Center for Clinical Investigation. "It's knowing that there's a community voice at the ... University Medical Center that matches individuals with researchers or institutions. People also can check

Many Americans Pause Social Media as National Tensions Rise

State University Wexner Medical Center, news release, Aug. 3, 2020 ... Medical Center of 2,000 people found that 56% changed their social media habits because of tensions

Search and Rescue Dogs Fared Well After Working at 9/11 Sites

Search and Rescue Dogs Fared Well After Working at 9/11 Sites TUESDAY, Sept. 22, 2020 ... (HealthDay News) -- Search and rescue dogs used during the 9/11 attacks lived as long as dogs not at the

AHA News: Doctor Who Discovered Kawasaki Disease Dead at 95

AHA News: Doctor Who Discovered Kawasaki Disease Dead at 95 THURSDAY, June 11, 2020 (American ... Heart Association News) -- In the early 1960s, pediatrician Dr. Tomisaku Kawasaki saw more and more

AHA News: Farms Flourish and Nourish in Philadelphia Neighborhood

AHA News: Farms Flourish and Nourish in Philadelphia Neighborhood THURSDAY, April 16, 2020 ... (American Heart Association News) -- When Karyn Hopkins first saw people working the soil and then

Communities of Color Struggling to Get Vaccines to Those in Need

disparity issues in our community. All it has done is compound that issue," Tasha Clark-Amar, CEO of the ... , community groups have taken matters into their own hands. Clark-Amar's group set up a call center to

Amid Lockdowns, Online Exercise Classes Help Seniors Feel Less Alone

Control and Prevention to find out how much exercise older adults need . SOURCE: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, news release, Nov. 12, 2020 ... before," said study co-author Dr. Allison Moser Mays, a geriatrician at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in

For Many Cancer Patients, Diagnosis Brings Psychological 'Silver Lining'

, 2021 (HealthDay News) -- Could a cancer diagnosis sometimes produce positive life changes? In a new ... that nearly all -- 95% -- said their lives had benefited in some way since their diagnosis. Often

Health Care Workers More Likely to Catch COVID at Home, Not Workplace

community than on the job, a new study finds. "The news is reassuring in that it shows the measures taken ... (HealthDay News) -- Health care workers are more likely to catch COVID-19 at home or in their

Could Umbilical Cord Stem Cells Be a Lifesaver Against Severe COVID-19?

it in an academic medical center. It's another thing to be able to do it in community hospital ... large academic hospitals and into smaller community medical centers. "It's one thing to be able to do

AHA News: Researchers Explore How COVID-19 Affects Heart Health in Black Women

sensitivity. Further compounding the issue is a deep-seated distrust of the medical research community ... AHA News: Researchers Explore How COVID-19 Affects Heart Health in Black Women TUESDAY, Aug

Dealing With the Stress of Self-Isolation

A virus is spreading in the community. You've been told to avoid others. You're staying home, but ... . Dealing With the Stress of Self-Isolation Overview A virus is spreading in the community. You've

Jailing, Arrest Practices Are Fueling COVID-19 Spread: Study

has more on COVID-19 . SOURCE: University of Chicago Medical Center, news release, June 8, 2020 ... University of Chicago Medical Center. "The implications of this research are obvious: as arrested

5 Years, No Fatal ODs: Study Finds 'Safe Injection Sites' Can Save Lives

, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Safe injection sites for users of illicit drugs such as heroin: They've been ... sites could help allow linkages to other medical and social services including substance use

Many Hospital Workers Infected With Coronavirus Don't Show Symptoms

(HealthDay News) -- A new study of 13 U.S. medical centers finds that 6% of staff tested positive for ... Dr. Wesley Self of Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tenn. About 12% of the workers

Making Sense of Medical Advice

between the lines. Making Sense of Medical Advice If seemingly conflicting health news has you ... If seemingly contradictory health news has you confused, it's time to learn how to read ... medical advice;new health tip;health information web resources;multi-billion-dollar health-fraud industry

First Federal COVID Vaccination Sites to Open in California

News) -- The first COVID-19 vaccination sites run by the federal government will be opened in ... First Federal COVID Vaccination Sites to Open in California THURSDAY, Feb. 4, 2021 (HealthDay

Are You Feeling 'Pandemic Fatigue'?

State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. Be creative about social gatherings, Nunez suggested ... Medical Center. "We've been watchful with mental health as individuals experience significant


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