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

To Curb Coronavirus, What's Behind the Wearing of a Mask?
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To Curb Coronavirus, What's Behind the Wearing of a Mask?

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday recommended wearing cloth face masks when going out, especially to places like grocery stores and pharmacies.

For Black Americans Living Through a Pandemic, the Stakes Are Frighteningly High
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For Black Americans Living Through a Pandemic, the Stakes Are Frighteningly High

Not only are Black Americans more likely to be at high-risk due to chronic health conditions, but they are also seeking treatment in a health-care system that has traditionally discriminated against them.

Should We Wear Masks or Not? An Expert Sorts Through the Confusion
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Should We Wear Masks or Not? An Expert Sorts Through the Confusion

It turns out there is good science out there that helps us know what masks we need to wear and when to wear them.

Free Self-Care Tools and Services to Keep You Calm During Quarantine
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Free Self-Care Tools and Services to Keep You Calm During Quarantine

Whether you need to fill the hours or have only five minutes to spare, use these free online self-care services to alleviate anxiety and promote well-being.

5 Ways to Make a Difference During Coronavirus
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5 Ways to Make a Difference During Coronavirus

Feeling stressed about the pandemic? One of the best ways to cope is to help others.

Mysterious Heart Damage, Not Just Lung Troubles, Befalling COVID-19 Patients
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Mysterious Heart Damage, Not Just Lung Troubles, Befalling COVID-19 Patients

While the focus of the COVID-19 pandemic has been on respiratory problems and securing enough ventilators, doctors on the front lines are grappling with a new medical mystery.

I'm Immunocompromised, But I Couldn't Get A Test for COVID-19
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I'm Immunocompromised, But I Couldn't Get A Test for COVID-19

I have an underlying medical condition and classic COVID-19 symptoms, but still didn’t qualify to be tested for the virus.

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.

Drinking During Rough Times
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Drinking During Rough Times

If you are drinking more to cope with the stress, anxiety or boredom of the coronavirus pandemic, it's important to know how alcohol can affect your health.

Express Gratitude–Not Because You Will Benefit From It, but Others Might
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Express Gratitude–Not Because You Will Benefit From It, but Others Might

As psychology researchers, we have been working to study the connection between gratitude and well-being.

Feeling Overwhelmed? Approach Coronavirus as a Challenge to Be Met, Not a Threat to Be Feared
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Feeling Overwhelmed? Approach Coronavirus as a Challenge to Be Met, Not a Threat to Be Feared

Do you treat this time as an insurmountable threat that pits you against everyone else? Or do you treat the coronavirus as a collective challenge to achieve a difficult goal?

Pro Tips to Successfully Work From Home From HealthyWomen's Virtual Team
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Pro Tips to Successfully Work From Home From HealthyWomen's Virtual Team

The HealthyWomen team is completely virtual and we’ve been working from home for decades. We’re sharing some of our tried-and-true tips.

Pro Tips to Successfully Work From Home From HealthyWomen's Virtual Team
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Pro Tips to Successfully Work From Home From HealthyWomen's Virtual Team

The HealthyWomen team is completely virtual and we’ve been working from home for decades. We’re sharing some of our tried-and-true tips.

Managing Your Coronavirus Anxiety: Advice from a Clinical Psychologist
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Managing Your Coronavirus Anxiety: Advice from a Clinical Psychologist

Stay in touch with others, maintain your physical health, and know when to seek professional help, advises Dr. Vaile Wright.

Coronavirus Came to My Hometown, and I Wanted to Know How to Stay Safe
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Coronavirus Came to My Hometown, and I Wanted to Know How to Stay Safe

When COVID-19 was diagnosed in writer Jaimie Seaton’s small New England town, she asked experts how she and other mothers can protect themselves.

The Health-Care Consumer's Survival Guide to Coronavirus
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The Health-Care Consumer's Survival Guide to Coronavirus

During the pandemic, we should think as much about "buying" health care as do about buying toilet paper. An expert shares four ways to take charge of your health-care costs.

But What About My Parents? Caring for Older Family Members During Coronavirus
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But What About My Parents? Caring for Older Family Members During Coronavirus

We may be relatively young and healthy ourselves, but we all have aging or elderly loved ones, who face the highest coronavirus risk. Here’s what doctors say we can do to protect them.

Who Counts as Immunocompromised? A Guide for High-Risk Individuals
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Who Counts as Immunocompromised? A Guide for High-Risk Individuals

With the CDC warning that people with "weakened immune systems" are more likely to suffer severe illness from coronavirus, many are wondering: Who falls in this category? An oncology nurse practitioner and M.D. have the answers.

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.