People are drinking more alcohol during the coronavirus epidemic than they did a year prior, according to a new study in JAMA Network Open—and certain populations are reporting particularly significant increases in both alcohol consumption and related problems.
HHS on Thursday announced that the federal government is no longer overseeing the distribution Gilead Science's remdesivir, which is an experimental treatment for Covid-19, because supplies of the drug have increased and demand for the medication has fallen, in today's bite-sized hospital and health industry news from the District of Columbia, Michigan, and Wisconsin.
CDC in new guidance released Monday said the novel coronavirus can spread through the air—and acknowledged that spread can occur beyond six feet. Separately, the White House on Monday rejected FDA's proposal to issue stricter criteria for the agency to use to evaluate coronavirus vaccine candidates for emergency use authorizations.
America's coronavirus epidemic poses a particularly great risk for America's older health care providers, and many are now choosing to retire early, close their practices, or change the way they work. Here's why—in their own words.
President Trump on Monday was discharged from Walter Reed Medical Center, returning to the White House where he'll continue being treated for Covid-19. Sean Conley, the president's physician, said while Trump is doing well, he "may not be entirely out of the woods yet."
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