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Coronavirus Today- March 20

Coronavirus Today- March 20

North Carolina now has 137 confirmed cases in the novel coronavirus in 38 counties, according to the Thursday morning update by the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services. Those include two cases of community spread, meaning cases where a person came down with COVID-19 with no known contact with …

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Your Motherhood Partner During COVID-19 Outbreak

Your Motherhood Partner During COVID-19 Outbreak

BY KIRSTIN REED Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) remains vigilant as the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) evolves, and we are committed to being your partner in health – and in motherhood – during these unprecedented times. Obstetrician gynecologist Amanda Flicker, MD, with LVHN, assures expectant mothers that LVHN is here to provide …

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ICU Nurse Returns From Maternity Leave To Find War Zone

ICU Nurse Returns From Maternity Leave To Find War Zone

Click here for updates on this story     NEW YORK (WCBS) — Health care heroes continue to share their stores from the front lines in the fight against coronavirus. CBS2’s Jessica Moore spoke with an ICU nurse about her hospital’s struggle to treat patients without the supplies they desperately need. The …

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ICU Nurse Returns From Maternity Leave To Find War Zone

Click here for updates on this story     NEW YORK (WCBS) — Health care heroes continue to share their stores from the front lines in the fight against coronavirus. CBS2’s Jessica Moore spoke with an ICU nurse about her hospital’s struggle to treat patients without the supplies they desperately need. The …

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Pushed To The Limit: Community Health Centers Ramp Up Telemedicine

Pushed To The Limit: Community Health Centers Ramp Up Telemedicine

Community health centers that provide medical care to 400,000 low-income patients throughout the state are adapting to the coronavirus pandemic by shifting to telemedicine and reconfiguring the way the staff is offering in-person health services. But like many hospitals and businesses throughout the state, they are also facing deep financial …

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Home, the new hospital

Home, the new hospital

Diabetes Hypertension High cholesterol Sleep apnea Kidney disease Six out of 10 American adults have at least one chronic condition according to a recent RAND Corp. report, and these patients account for 90% of total healthcare spending. This is not just a U.S. phenomenon, as chronic diseases are becoming more …

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