May 19, 2020

Why Your Local Hospital Is Going Broke During a Pandemic

Not being able to perform nonemergency procedures has inhibited revenue streams for all hospitals, says Rick Gundling, senior vice president for healthcare financial practices with the […]
May 19, 2020

What to Know About PMIS, the COVID-19-Linked Syndrome Affecting Children

Share on PinterestMedical experts are learning more about rare syndrome that affects children. Getty Images COVID-19 is a respiratory disease, but PMIS (also known as multisystem […]
May 17, 2020

Why Americans Are More Stressed Today Than They Were in the 1990s

Share on PinterestPeople today are feeling more stress than they generally did 30 years ago — and those between the ages of 45 and 64 are […]
May 16, 2020

A Certain Type of N95 Mask May Do More Harm Than Good

Share on PinterestExperts say certain N95 masks with front valves protect the user but don’t prevent that person from spreading COVID-19 to others nearby. Getty Images […]
May 16, 2020

Warm Weather Won’t Stop the Spread of COVID-19

Share on PinterestNew research found little or no association between the spread of COVID-19 and the temperature of an area. Getty Images A new study suggests […]
May 16, 2020

People with Celiac Disease Are 9 Times More Likely to Have IBD

Share on PinterestPhysicians are learning how celiac disease and IBD are linked. Getty Images A new study found a ninefold increased risk of having IBD in […]
May 15, 2020

White House Cases Show How Easily COVID-19 Can Invade a Workplace

Share on PinterestExperts say the lack of preventive measures, such as face masks and proper physical distancing, can make it easy for COVID-19 to get a […]
May 15, 2020

Coronavirus Found in Semen: Can It Be Sexually Transmitted?

Researchers in China have discovered traces of SARS-CoV-2 in the semen of patients with COVID-19 and those who recovered, suggesting that COVID-19 might be able to […]
May 15, 2020

What Tests for COVID-19 Antibodies Can and Can’t Tell Us About the Disease

Only one antigen test has been permitted — a rapid test kit created by the Quidel Corporation in San Diego that can show results within 15 […]
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