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The Latest: Australia to offer child care during pandemic  ABC NEWS · 7 days
Australia will offer parents free child care from next week in a bid to keep 13,000 child care centers open during the coronavirus pandemic and to prevent workers staying home... more
The Latest: Italy's day-to-day positive cases of virus drop  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Italy's day-to-day increases of new cases of COVID-19 have dropped considerably compared to figures from a day earlier more
Scientific Meeting » Webinar: NIH Research Training Opportunities in Global Mental Health  NIMH · 1 month
On March 18, 2020, the National Institute of Mental Health is hosting a webinar on research training opportunities at the National Institutes of Health... more
The Latest: China says it wants to offer virus assistance  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
Chinese President Xi Jinping has told the U.N. that his nation wants to conduct joint research on drugs and vaccines and offer “as much assistance as it can"... more
Survey: Emergency physicians may benefit from training on safely handling firearms  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Emergency physicians may benefit from training on safely handling firearms, according to the findings of a survey to be published in the March 2020 issue of... more
Starliner flight raises profile of Space Network  SPACE NEWS · 2 weeks
The Space Network continues to offer reliable global coverage 24-hours a day for missions led by NASA, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric... more
States scramble to arrange child care for essential workers  ABC NEWS · 1 week
With schools and many day care centers closed, states, local governments and philanthropists are scrambling to free up parents who are medical workers, emergency responders and others needed on the... more
The Latest: 627 deaths in biggest single day spoke in Italy  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Italy has recorded its highest day-to-day- rise in the number of deaths of persons infected with COVID-19 more
Experimental drug could offer new treatment for people with chronic heart failure  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
An experimental drug recently concluded a successful third-phase clinical trial and could potentially offer a new treatment for about 300,000 Canadians who have worsening... more
U-M startup offers free coronavirus sequencing kits for researchers  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
As doctors, scientists and governments try to get a grip on COVID-19, the University of Michigan startup Arbor Biosciences is providing free kits to capture the genetic code of virus... more
Rise in flu-like illness could be sign of coronavirus spread in the US  LIVE SCIENCE · 3 weeks
More people in the U.S. are seeking medical care for flu-like, but are testing negative for flu. That could suggest the spread... more
Rent strike idea gaining steam during coronavirus crisis  ABC NEWS · 1 week
With millions of people suddenly out of work and rent due at the first of the month, some tenants are vowing to go on a “rent strike” until the coronavirus pandemic subsides more
On-chip single-mode CdS nanowire laser  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
In recent years, increasing attention has been paid to the integration of active nanowires with on-chip planar waveguides for on-chip light sources. Towards this goal, scientists in China demonstrated a highly compact on-chip single-mode cadmium sulfide (CdS) nanowire... more
A unique heat storage technology gathers steam  nanowerk · 14 hours
Many processes that generate electricity also produce heat, a potent energy resource that often goes untapped everywhere from factories to vehicles to power plants. An innovative system currently being developed can quickly store heat... more
Poland's idle restaurants send free food to medical 'heroes'  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
A campaign that began in eastern Poland has now spread nationwide, with restaurants idled by a government-imposed coronavirus quarantine providing free food for health care workers more
The Latest: Wuhan reports 1 new viral infection for 2nd day  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
The original epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic has reported just one new case for a second day more
Social determinants of health offer valuable information about a person's heart disease risk  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Certain markers of a person's financial and social status, known as social determinants of health, offer valuable information about a person's potential... more
App-based mindfulness training may help reduce physician anxiety, burnout  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 days
As novel coronavirus cases continue to increase across the nation, health professionals on the front lines face frightening realities, rising anxiety and the very real potential for burnout. more
Cell reprogramming using extracellular vesicles from differentiating stem cells into white/beige adipocytes  Science Magazine · 2 weeks
Stem cell–derived extracellular vesicles (EVs) offer alternative approaches to stem cell–based therapy for regenerative medicine. In this study, stem cell EVs derived during differentiation... more
The Latest: UK urges no visits to Mom on Mother's Day  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Sunday is Mother’s Day in Britain, and the government has a stark message for millions of citizens: A visit to your mother could be life-threatening more
European Respiratory Society urges governments to ensure free movement of medical supplies  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
The European Respiratory Society adds its voice to those raising the alarm bells regarding border controls and export bans, which have an enormous impact... more
House Democrats' virus bill: Free testing, paid sick leave  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
House Democrats have unveiled an ambitious measure to provide free testing for the coronavirus, paid sick leave and strengthened unemployment insurance more
The Last Responder: A day with an NYC funeral director  ABC NEWS · 2 days
The Associated Press spent a day on the road with a Brooklyn funeral director overwhelmed by demand due to the coronavirus outbreak more
Prestigious journal lauds innovative NICU training  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
"Fires, tornadoes and other natural disasters are outside of our team's control. But it is within our team's control to train neonatal intensive care unit staff to master this necessary skill," says Lisa Zell, BSN, a... more
The Last Responder: A day with a NYC funeral director  ABC NEWS · 2 days
The Associated Press spent a day on the road with a Brooklyn funeral director overwhelmed by demand due to the coronavirus outbreak more
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