Controversy over data in hydroxychloroquine COVID-19 study grows
by Jim Wappes on June 3, 2020 at 9:53 pm
Chris Dall | News Reporter | CIDRAP NewsJun 03, 2020Lancet editors issue a statement acknowledging the criticism of a recent study.
Obesity, atypical immune response in some kids with COVID-19
by Jim Wappes on June 3, 2020 at 9:53 pm
Mary Van Beusekom | News Writer | CIDRAP NewsJun 03, 2020One study found that obese patients were likely to require mechanical ventilation.
With emergency visits down 42%, US hospitals reeling from COVID-19
by Jim Wappes on June 3, 2020 at 9:52 pm
Stephanie Soucheray | News Reporter | CIDRAP NewsJun 03, 2020Americans could be at risk of worse outcomes for non-COVID emergencies.
Global COVID-19 total nears 6.5 million as WHO lifts pause on drug trial
by Jim Wappes on June 3, 2020 at 9:51 pm
Lisa Schnirring | News Editor | CIDRAP NewsJun 03, 2020The WHO is worried about accelerating epidemics, especially in Central and South America.
News Scan for Jun 03, 2020
by Jim Wappes on June 3, 2020 at 9:11 pm
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Latin America carries rising burden of global COVID-19 cases
by Jim Wappes on June 2, 2020 at 10:00 pm
Lisa Schnirring | News Editor | CIDRAP NewsJun 02, 2020About 250,000 of 732,000 recent global cases were in Latin America.
Nursing homes site of 40% of US COVID-19 deaths
by Jim Wappes on June 2, 2020 at 9:26 pm
Stephanie Soucheray | News Reporter | CIDRAP NewsJun 02, 2020Deaths have topped 40,000 in US nursing homes or long-term care facilities, a new analysis suggests.
News Scan for Jun 02, 2020
by Jim Wappes on June 2, 2020 at 9:04 pm
Doctors’ mental health in COVID-19Recovered COVID-19 patients
How to reopen schools in fall? Experts weigh in
by Jim Wappes on June 2, 2020 at 7:37 pm
Mary Van Beusekom | News Writer | CIDRAP NewsJun 02, 2020The effects of continued distance learning will likely be worse among students already at risk, the authors say.
COVID-19 Scan for Jun 01, 2020
by Jim Wappes on June 1, 2020 at 8:19 pm
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United States Coronavirus (COVID-19) Death Toll Surpasses 100,000
by firstname.lastname@example.org on May 28, 2020 at 5:30 pm
Today the number of people in the United States who have died from COVID-19 surpassed 100,000. Families, friends, coworkers, loved ones and community members are grieving for each person who has been lost to this disease.
CDC updates COVID-19 transmission webpage to clarify information about types of spread
by email@example.com on May 22, 2020 at 8:50 pm
CDC actively reviews our website to make sure the content is accessible and clear for all types of audiences. As a result of one such review, edits were made to the organization of the COVID-19 transmission page, including adding a headline in an attempt to clarify other types of spread beyond person to person. This change was intended to make it easier to read, and was not a result of any new science.
CDC Releases Recommendations for Communities of Faith
by firstname.lastname@example.org on May 22, 2020 at 5:45 pm
Across America, states and localities are experiencing different stages of the COVID-19 pandemic. Many state and local officials have determined to begin moving gradually and strategically toward reopening their regions. Today, CDC published guidance to help prevent exposures to COVID-19 in facilities used by communities of faith and to keep their staff and attendees as healthy as possible as they exercise their faith.
CDC Health Scientist wins 2019 Arthur S. Flemming Award
by email@example.com on May 22, 2020 at 4:45 pm
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Control (CDC) health scientist Duncan R. MacCannell, PhD, has been named a winner of the <a href="https://tspppa.gwu.edu/sites/g/files/zaxdzs2001/f/downloads/2019%20Flemming%20Nomination%20Form.pdf">2019 Arthur S. Flemming Award</a>.
CDC Investigation Notice – Salmonella Infections Linked to Live Poultry in Backyard Flocks
by firstname.lastname@example.org on May 20, 2020 at 6:20 pm
A CDC investigation notice regarding a multistate outbreak of <em>Salmonella</em> infections linked to contact with backyard poultry has been posted <a href="https://www.cdc.gov/salmonella/backyardpoultry-05-20/index.html">https://www.cdc.gov/salmonella/backyardpoultry-05-20/index.html</a>.