Smart Lifestyle Choices to Support Your Immune System During Coronavirus CrisisUncategorized

Smart Lifestyle Choices to Support Your Immune System During Coronavirus Crisis

So much of the COVID-19 pandemic is beyond your control — all of our control — and yet it’s undoubtedly…

Sheltered at Home, Families Broach End-of-Life PlanningAffiliate

Sheltered at Home, Families Broach End-of-Life Planning

Long before she contracted COVID-19 at a Kirkland, Washington, nursing home, Barbara Dreyfuss made sure to document the wishes that…

What to Do if You Lose Your Health Insurance During the Coronavirus CrisisAffiliate

What to Do if You Lose Your Health Insurance During the Coronavirus Crisis

You can’t control whether you lose your job and your benefits because of COVID-19. You can, however, take steps to…

Does Everyone Over 60 Need to Take the Same Coronavirus Precautions?Affiliate

Does Everyone Over 60 Need to Take the Same Coronavirus Precautions?

She knew it wasn’t a good idea and her daughter would disapprove. Nonetheless, Barbara Figge Fox, 79, recently went to…

Why the Coronavirus is Worse than the Flu and When to Seek Medical AttentionIn The Know

Why the Coronavirus is Worse than the Flu and When to Seek Medical Attention

With its symptoms of high fever, cough and body aches — and its potential to be severe — the coronavirus…

View from the FrontlineViruses

View from the Frontline

A day in the life of an emergency medicine physician preparing for the coronavirus Meeta Shah, MD, is an emergency medicine…

Seattle Nurses Scrounge for Masks to Stay Safe on Pandemic’s Front LinesAffiliate

Seattle Nurses Scrounge for Masks to Stay Safe on Pandemic’s Front Lines

As the caseload of patients with the new coronavirus grows, masks and other personal protective equipment (PPE) are in short…

Op-Ed: Lessons from 9/11Columns

Op-Ed: Lessons from 9/11

We Must Act Swiftly to Beat Back COVID-19 On the morning of 9/11, the trauma director of the New York…

Amid Pandemic, Programs Struggle to Reach Vulnerable Seniors Living at HomeAffiliate

Amid Pandemic, Programs Struggle to Reach Vulnerable Seniors Living at Home

Close down group meals for seniors. Cancel social gatherings. The directive, from the Illinois Department on Aging, sent shock waves…

As Coronavirus Testing Gears Up, Specialized Swabs Running OutAffiliate

As Coronavirus Testing Gears Up, Specialized Swabs Running Out

The two top makers of the highly specialized swabs used to test patients for the novel coronavirus are straining to…