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A Call to Action for Women in Chronic Pain

Monica Mallampalli, PhD shares some unsettling data about chronic pain—across sex, gender and race—and offers measures for moving women's health care forward. In the year 2020, these barriers must come down.

Rapid Changes to Health System Spurred by COVID Might Be Here to Stay
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Rapid Changes to Health System Spurred by COVID Might Be Here to Stay

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced sudden major changes to the nation’s health care system that are unlikely to be reversed.

Essential U.S. Workers Often Lack Sick Leave and Health Care – Benefits Taken for Granted in Most Other Countries
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Essential U.S. Workers Often Lack Sick Leave and Health Care – Benefits Taken for Granted in Most Other Countries

Health care workers, like all Americans, do not receive many of the basic workplace benefits and protections – like paid sick leave and basic health care.

True Toll of COVID-19 on U.S. Health Care Workers Unknown
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True Toll of COVID-19 on U.S. Health Care Workers Unknown

The number of health care workers who have tested positive for the coronavirus is likely far higher than the reported tally of 9,200, and U.S. officials say they have no comprehensive way to count those who lose their lives trying to save others.

What Do Pregnant Women Need to Know About COVID-19? Q+A With Dr. Rashmi Kudesia
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What Do Pregnant Women Need to Know About COVID-19? Q+A With Dr. Rashmi Kudesia

An Ob-Gyn answers your questions about the risks of coronavirus for pregnant women, breastfeeding mothers and parents of young children.

Exclusive: Nearly 600 — And Counting — U.S. Health Workers Have Died of COVID-19
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Exclusive: Nearly 600 — And Counting — U.S. Health Workers Have Died of COVID-19

The tally includes doctors, nurses and paramedics, as well as crucial health care support staff such as hospital janitors, administrators and nursing home workers, who have put their own lives at risk during the pandemic to help care for others.

Palliative Care Helped Family Face 'The Awful, Awful Truth'
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Palliative Care Helped Family Face 'The Awful, Awful Truth'

Owens, like other palliative care specialists in COVID-19 hot spots around the country, has seen his professional duties transformed by the deadly coronavirus.

Telemedicine Surges, Fueled by Coronavirus Fears and Shift in Payment Rules
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Telemedicine Surges, Fueled by Coronavirus Fears and Shift in Payment Rules

Getting heath care by phone or video conferencing has been around for several decades, but the outbreak of coronavirus has led to an increase in telemedicine use as never seen before, according to health systems and provider groups across the country.

Everything You Need to Know About Primary Biliary Cholangitis
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Everything You Need to Know About Primary Biliary Cholangitis

Learn more about this rare autoimmune liver disease.

Coronavirus Tests The Value Of Artificial Intelligence In Medicine
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Coronavirus Tests The Value Of Artificial Intelligence In Medicine

The machine-learning programs scroll through millions of pieces of data to detect patterns that may be hard for clinicians to discern.

Coronavirus Is Killing More Men Than Women — Why That Matters
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Coronavirus Is Killing More Men Than Women — Why That Matters

Understanding the sex disparity in coronavirus infections may be the key to a viable vaccine and treatment.

Let's Support Nurses on the Front Lines of the COVID-19 Pandemic
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Let's Support Nurses on the Front Lines of the COVID-19 Pandemic

As a nurse, I want to be there for my patients during this pandemic. Here’s what nurses need to get the job done.

National Nurses Week: Celebrating Those Who Care for Us
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National Nurses Week: Celebrating Those Who Care for Us

Nurses are often the health care providers most intimately involved with our care. National Nurses Week is the perfect time to pay tribute for their care and commitment.

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Coronavirus Is Killing More Men Than Women — Why That Matters
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Coronavirus Is Killing More Men Than Women — Why That Matters

Understanding the sex disparity in coronavirus infections may be the key to a viable vaccine and treatment.

What Do Pregnant Women Need to Know About COVID-19? Q+A With Dr. Rashmi Kudesia
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What Do Pregnant Women Need to Know About COVID-19? Q+A With Dr. Rashmi Kudesia

An Ob-Gyn answers your questions about the risks of coronavirus for pregnant women, breastfeeding mothers and parents of young children.

Everything You Need to Know About Primary Biliary Cholangitis
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Everything You Need to Know About Primary Biliary Cholangitis

Learn more about this rare autoimmune liver disease.