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Aug 05, 2020

Aug 05, 2020
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Experts: Not all states ready to hold safe elections in pandemic

Many states don't offer the policies and flexibility voters will need to avoid COVID-19.

Aug 05, 2020

News Scan for Aug 05, 2020

New DRC Ebola case
COVID-19 in US minority kids
Coronavirus in Australian schools
Aug 05, 2020

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Aug 05, 2020

Gonorrhea rapid test wins award
Staph bacteremia duration, death
Artemisinin-resistant malaria in Rwanda

Aug 04, 2020

Aug 04, 2020
COVID-19 lab worker

COVID-19 shows no let-up across Americas region

More than a quarter of nations in the Americas have suspended routine vaccinations.

Aug 04, 2020
COVID-19 nasal swabbing

Rate of new US coronavirus cases declines

Despite a lower 7-day average in cases, school reopening is still a huge issue, especially in hot spots.

Aug 04, 2020
Home healthcare

Survey: Home health workers stressed, overlooked amid COVID-19

The workers feel invisible and face an uneven flow of information, supplies, and PPE.

Aug 04, 2020
Boy in wheelchair on balcony

CDC warns of possible acute flaccid myelitis spike in fall

The mysterious polio-like illness seems to cause outbreaks in the US every 2 years.

Aug 04, 2020
Sick woman on couch

Those with milder COVID-19 may not shed live virus as long

Live virus and evidence of viral replication were rarely detectable beyond 8 days after symptom onset.

Aug 04, 2020

News Scan for Aug 04, 2020

COVID-19 RNA on eye exam surfaces
Florida Keys dengue cases
Low global flu levels

Aug 03, 2020

Aug 03, 2020

COVID-19 Scan for Aug 03, 2020

Older patients and telehealth
Internet access in COVID-19
Emergency visits down in pandemic


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