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Heading Back to the Gym? Doctors Explain How to Stay Safe

Wendy Williams Pauses Talk Show because of Health Condition

By Kelli Kennedy |
There are many legitimate concerns about how gyms and fitness studios can safely reopen without furthering the spread. But infectious disease experts say risk can be greatly mitiga...

Congress Said COVID-19 Tests Should be Free, But Who's Paying?

Congress Said COVID-19 Tests Should be Free, But Who's Paying?

By Blake Farmer, Nashville Public Radio | May 26
Hospitals around the country are afraid to send out hundreds of thousands of bills related to COVID-19 testing. That's because Congress mandated there would be no copays and no out-of-pocket costs for patients. But who's paying?

WHO Warns that 1st Wave of Pandemic Not Over; Dampens Hopes

WHO Warns that 1st Wave of Pandemic Not Over; Dampens Hopes

By Elaine Kurtenbach and Menelaos Hadjicostis | May 26
As Brazil and India struggle with surging coronavirus cases, a top health expert is warning that the world is still smack in the middle of the pandemic, dampening hopes for a speedy global economic rebound and renewed international travel.

Coronavirus Tests The Value Of Artificial Intelligence In Medicine

Coronavirus Tests The Value Of Artificial Intelligence In Medicine

By Ashley Gold | May 26
Researches are pushing AI programs developed in a calmer time into the COVID-19 crisis to perform tasks like deciding which patients face the greatest risk of complications and which can be safely channeled into lower-intensity care.

In Bolsonaro's Brazil, Everyone Else Is to Blame for Virus

In Bolsonaro's Brazil, Everyone Else Is to Blame for Virus

By David Biller | May 25
With Brazil emerging as one of the world's most infected countries, President Jair Bolsonaro is deflecting all responsibility for the coronavirus crisis, casting blame on mayors, governors, an outgoing health minister and the media.

Virus Stalls Work to Keep Alive a Rare Rhino Subspecies

Virus Stalls Work to Keep Alive a Rare Rhino Subspecies

By Joe Mwihia and Khaled Kazziha | May 25
It's not quite a case of coitus interruptus, but efforts to create a very special baby are definitely on hold. Blame the pandemic.

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Long-Acting Injectable HIV Prevention Drug Proven Effective in Trial

Long-Acting Injectable HIV Prevention Drug Proven Effective in Trial

May 21
Injected once every eight weeks, recent studies reveal that the drug cabotegravir safely and effectively prevents HIV acquisition in men who have sex with men and transgender women who have sex with men.


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Watch: How Recovery Unplugged Offers Hope and Healing to the LGBTQ Community

Watch: How Recovery Unplugged Offers Hope and Healing to the LGBTQ Community

A drug and alcohol rehab unlike any other, Recovery Unplugged uses music to affect change in clients right down to their souls — the place where true healing happens. Here is one woman's story.

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Heading Back to the Gym? Doctors Explain How to Stay Safe

Heading Back to the Gym? Doctors Explain How to Stay Safe

There are many legitimate concerns about how gyms and fitness studios can safely reopen without furthering the spread. But infectious disease experts say risk can be greatly mitigated.