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The Latest: Philippines to punish quarantine violations 2020-03-29 08:54:18Authorities in the Philippines are warning strict penalties are coming after nearly 50,000 people violated quarantine regulations and night curfews

Rural, poor counties mostly go unshaken by coronavirus 2020-03-29 08:49:58Of the counties without positive tests, 85% are in rural areas, report shows.

Death of German finance official linked to virus 2020-03-29 08:48:02The state finance minister of Germany’s Hesse region, which includes Frankfurt, has been found dead

Age is not the only risk for severe 2020-03-29 08:46:33Older people remain most at risk of dying as the new coronavirus continues its rampage around the globe, but they're far from the only ones vulnerabl

Stimulus billions can't buy hospitals out of shortage 2020-03-29 08:45:48The billions of tax dollars headed for hospitals and states as part of the $2.2 trillion coronavirus response bill won't solve the critical shortage

New York residents urged to avoid travel as 2020-03-29 08:40:03The travel advisory came after the number of confirmed U.S. deaths passed 2,000.

Canadian PM's wife has recovered from coronavirus illness 2020-03-29 08:33:16Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's wife says she has recovered from being ill from COVID-19 disease caused by the new coronavirus

Off to the cafe: Sweden is outlier in 2020-03-29 05:10:22The coronavirus is not keeping people in Sweden at home even while citizens in many parts of the world are sheltering in place

The Latest: Michigan executive order restores water service 2020-03-29 00:33:20Sri Lanka arrests thousands for violating curfew

NY delays presidential primary; Trump nixes quarantine idea 2020-03-28 23:53:33President Donald Trump considered and then rejected ordering a quarantine for residents of the state and neighboring New Jersey and Connecticut amid t

Locked up: No masks, sanitizer as virus spreads 2020-03-28 23:30:48Health experts say prisons and jails are considered a potential epicenter for America’s coronavirus pandemic

Outbreak at LI elderly housing complex has relatives 2020-03-28 23:16:18The coronavirus outbreak at an elderly housing community on Long Island is causing concern and heartbreak for family members of those living in there

NYT > Health

Live Coronavirus News Coverage and Updates New! 2020-03-29 17:45:09The global count has passed 670,000, an official warns Britain that some kind of lockdown may last for months and Joe Biden urges mail-in elections.

The Lost Month: How a Failure to Test New! 2020-03-29 17:27:03Aggressive screening might have helped contain the coronavirus in the United States. But technical flaws, regulatory hurdles and lapses in leadership

Gargling for Coronavirus? What Science Can Tell Us New! 2020-03-29 17:03:41There no firm proof that gargling prevents respiratory infections caused by coronavirus — or any virus or bacteria. But there’s also littl

‘Women Will Not Be Forced to Be Alone 2020-03-29 09:49:13In response to some private hospitals’ decision to bar partners, New York will order all hospitals to allow partners in delivery rooms, despite

In the Coronavirus Fight in Scandinavia, Sweden Stands 2020-03-29 00:42:14The country has drawn global attention with an unorthodox approach while its neighbors have imposed extensive restrictions.

Coronavirus Crisis Awakens a Sleeping Giant: China’s Youth 2020-03-29 00:37:25How the ruling Communist Party manages the coming months will help shape how hundreds of millions of young people see its authoritarian political barg

U.S. Coronavirus Cases Cross 113,000: Live Updates 2020-03-29 00:21:12At least 17 states reported tallies of at least 1,000 infections. Illinois reported the first known U.S. death of an infant with the virus.

Instacart Shoppers Plan to Strike Over Coronavirus Protections 2020-03-28 15:19:21As many as 200,000 workers could walk off the job unless demands for improved equipment and hazard pay are met.

Medical Expert Who Corrects Trump Is Now a 2020-03-28 15:08:24Dr. Anthony Fauci, the administration’s most outspoken advocate of emergency virus measures, faces a torrent of false claims that he is mobilizi

The Babies Were Delivered. No One Realized the 2020-03-28 13:40:23Two women at a N.Y. hospital ended up in intensive care after giving birth. They were infected with the coronavirus, which had been undetected when th

Coronavirus May Add Billions to the Nation’s Health 2020-03-28 09:30:32Insurance premiums could spike as much as 40 percent next year, a new analysis warns, as employers and insurers confront the projected tens of billion

More Americans Should Probably Wear Masks for Protection 2020-03-28 09:28:35Experts have started to question whether masks may offer at least some protection to healthy individuals and essential workers.

Scientific American: Health

Why Some People Resist Advice on How to 2020-03-28 16:00:00It’s a phenomenon called “solution aversion” -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Protecting Ourselves from the Next Pandemic 2020-03-28 15:00:00The potential power of 21st-century vaccines -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Potential Inequities in New Medical Technologies 2020-03-28 12:00:00Even if we solve the ethical questions about using breakthrough techniques like CRISPR, will all patients have equal access? -- Read more on Scientifi

COVID-19 Policy Must Take <em>All</em> Impacts into Account 2020-03-28 10:00:00Human health is obviously crucial, but epidemiological models should not ignore economic and ethical considerations -- Read more on ScientificAmerican

Could Newly Found "Peacekeeping" Cells Be a Weapon 2020-03-27 15:00:00In mice, these white blood cells tamp down inflammation in the lungs -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

As COVID-19 Spreads, So Do Negative Stereotypes of 2020-03-27 15:00:00The pandemic is leading to an outbreak of age discrimination -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Flat Earthers: What They Believe and Why 2020-03-27 13:49:00Michael Marshall, project director of the Good Thinking Society in the U.K., talks about flat earth belief and its relationship to conspiracy theories

Denser Cities Could Spare Climate but Also Increase 2020-03-27 13:15:00Though urban living has a smaller carbon footprint, it can make social distancing more difficult -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Firefighter Suit Draws Breathable Air from the Floor 2020-03-27 10:30:00Originally published in July 1857 -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Deep Cleaners Have Their Day in a Nation 2020-03-27 10:00:00Turning from bedbugs and carpet-eating moths to COVID-19, an industrial cleaner joins the coronavirus fight -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Connecting with Voters in a Time of Social 2020-03-27 09:00:00Research suggests a powerful way to get out the vote without having to canvas in person -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Here's How Coronavirus Tests Work--and Who Offers Them 2020-03-27 08:30:00PCR-based tests are being rolled out in hospitals nationwide, and the Food and Drug Administration is fast-tracking novel approaches as well -- Read m

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CDC Urges Residents of 3 States Near New New! 2020-03-30 03:00:00Title: CDC Urges Residents of 3 States Near New York City to Cease Domestic TravelCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/29/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Re

COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma to Treat Coronavirus Patients New! 2020-03-30 03:00:00Title: COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma to Treat Coronavirus PatientsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/29/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/29/2020 1

COVID-19 Antibody Test (ELISA) for Those Already Infected New! 2020-03-30 03:00:00Title: COVID-19 Antibody Test (ELISA) for Those Already Infected With CoronavirusCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/29/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Rev

Lonely, Anxious Seniors Need More Coronavirus Help 2020-03-29 03:00:00Title: Lonely, Anxious Seniors Need More Coronavirus HelpCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/27/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/28/2020 12:00:00

Cardiac Injury Common in COVID-19, Predicts Mortality 2020-03-29 03:00:00Title: Cardiac Injury Common in COVID-19, Predicts MortalityCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/27/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/28/2020 12:00:

Fecal Transplants May Spread COVID-19 2020-03-29 03:00:00Title: Fecal Transplants May Spread COVID-19Category: Health NewsCreated: 3/28/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/28/2020 12:00:00 AM

Delaying Cancer Surgery During COVID-19 2020-03-29 03:00:00Title: Delaying Cancer Surgery During COVID-19Category: Health NewsCreated: 3/28/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/28/2020 12:00:00 AM

COVID-19: Alarming Levels of Anxiety, Depression, Insomnia in 2020-03-29 03:00:00Title: COVID-19: Alarming Levels of Anxiety, Depression, Insomnia in Healthcare WorkersCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/28/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editori

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Diabetes in 20 Year Olds 2020-03-29 03:00:00Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Diabetes in 20 Year OldsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/28/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/28/2020 12:00:00

What COVID-19 Prevention and Treatment Guidelines From China 2020-03-29 03:00:00Title: What COVID-19 Prevention and Treatment Guidelines From China Can Teach UsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/28/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Revi

U.S. Leads the World With Most Coronavirus Cases, 2020-03-28 03:00:00Title: U.S. Leads the World With Most Coronavirus Cases, House to Pass $2 Trillion Stimulus PackageCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/27/2020 12:00:00 AM

Severe COVID-19 Might Injure the Heart 2020-03-28 03:00:00Title: Severe COVID-19 Might Injure the HeartCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/26/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/27/2020 12:00:00 AM