Health

Tarrah Gibbons
May 10, 2020 - 2:58 pm
Each day another report about COVID-19 hits your newsfeed, but much remains unknown. Can people contract the coronavirus through their eyes?
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Tarrah Gibbons
May 10, 2020 - 2:19 pm
As the coronavirus pandemic continues to devastate the nation, married couples could be facing a challenging time. An expert weighs in on tips for married couples feeling the financial effects of COVID-19.
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May 10, 2020 - 1:08 pm
By: PRIYA AMIN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Even as the global death toll from COVID-19 continues to rise, the impact of the virus may actually be understated, according to a new study from the University of Glasgow. Using a statistical measure called "years of life lost," researchers found that COVID-...
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Tarrah Gibbons
May 10, 2020 - 12:49 pm
If you’re planning to fly this summer, you may have to wait in line to get your temperature checked. Major U.S. airlines enforce requiring passengers to undergo temperature checks.
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May 10, 2020 - 11:54 am
By: ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News (BOSTON) -- Dr. Mary Bassett addressed an audience in Boston last October. "This epidemic is complicated, and like all epidemics, it tracks along fissures in our society,” Bassett, a professor at Harvard's public health school, told the crowd. Bassett was talking about...
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Tarrah Gibbons
May 10, 2020 - 11:07 am
Like mother, like daughter, they are both saving lives. A mother and daughter from Chicago are working together as nurses during the coronavirus pandemic.
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May 09, 2020 - 8:25 am
By AARON FERRER, ABC NEWS (NEW JERSEY) -- Paige Nelson is a nurse who was living in Alberta, Canada with her husband and two sons, age four and five, before she decided to cross the border into the United States to aid other healthcare workers on the front lines of the COVID-19 global pandemic. "...
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May 08, 2020 - 3:48 pm
By ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) -- The White House on Friday echoed Dr. Deborah Birx, the coronavirus response coordinator, who said she's still working with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on detailed reopening guidelines for states during the pandemic even though a White House task force...
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May 08, 2020 - 12:27 pm
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Dr. Mary Bassett addressed an audience in Boston last October. "This epidemic is complicated, and like all epidemics, it tracks along fissures in our society,” Bassett, a professor at Harvard's public health school, told the crowd. Bassett was talking about...
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Chris Sommer
May 08, 2020 - 12:20 pm
Nationally-recognized veterinarian Dr. Carol Osborne spoke to KRLD about how dogs will have the ability to screen several thousand people per day, leading to a much-needed expansion of testing in the U.S. and other nations fighting the pandemic.
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