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Harvard doctor: ‘Anything that gathers people indoors has to be dialed back’

Mark Gartsbeyn, Video Producer June 29, 2020 | 12:18 PM A Harvard doctor says that the reopening of indoor establishments like bars and restaurants must be dialed back amid surging coronavirus infections nationwide. Dr. Ashish Jha, director of the Harvard Global Health Institute and an oft-cited medical expert during the COVID-19 pandemic, voiced his concerns…

Harvard doctor says the coronavirus pandemic will last longer than we believe

Social distancing and mandatory masks in public may have to remain in place for another 12 months, according to Dr. Ashish Jah of Harvard. Jah’s remarks come as many states are seeing huge spikes in the number of new coronavirus cases. Earlier this week, the United States set a new single-day record for new coronavirus…

A doctor checked her oxygen levels and heart rate while wearing face masks to reveal that they don’t make it hard to breathe

Wearing a face mask helps prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus. But some people say they can't or won't wear one for a variety of medically invalid reasons, including that they can't breathe or that oxygen levels drop while behind a cloth shield. A doctor debunked these myths by testing her heart rate and oxygen levels…

U.S. doctor shortage worsens as efforts to recruit Black and Latino students stall

CLOSEMore than two in five U.S. doctors will be old enough to retire in the next decade and the pipeline of new doctors remains much like it did a generation ago – not as diverse as the overall population.A new report Friday from the Association of American Medical Colleges underscores two persistent trends in medicine:…

COVID-surviving doctor denied chance to donate plasma because he’s gay

Dr. Dillon Barron is a frontline emergency room doctor on Chicago's North Side. He's also a recovered COVID-19 patient. But when he tried to donate his plasma to help save others, he was flat-out denied the chance because he's gay, he says. Barron and his partner sat down with CBS Chicago.Blood donation guidelines have been…

Hopkins doctor counters Trump claim that coronavirus is ‘fading away’ as Maryland reports 350 new cases

Baltimore Sun | Jun 21, 2020 | 4:41 PM Maryland health officials reported 350 new coronavirus cases in the state on Sunday, as hospitalizations from the virus continue to decline. A total of 2,937 Marylanders have died from the virus since March, including 14 new deaths reported on Sunday. Another 129 people in Maryland have…

Winston-Salem doctor talks about what it means ‘to recover’ from COVID-19 -Salem

As North Carolina continues to see a rise in confirmed COVID-19 cases, the number of people recovering from the illness also continues to increase.The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services said most people who contract COVID-19 will recover on their own. There are others who will require hospitalizations and face a steeper hill…

Springfield doctor clears confusion from WHO reports, hospitals revisiting visitor policies

Posted: Wed 6:47 PM, Jun 10, 2020 &nbsp|&nbsp Updated: Wed 7:04 PM, Jun 10, 2020 SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- There has been a lot of confusion when it comes to the coronavirus.First, masks weren't needed. Now, most doctors say they're essential. Then, this week, a doctor with the World Health Organization said people with no coronavirus…

Italian doctor says new coronavirus may be losing its potency

The new coronavirus is losing its potency and has become much less lethal, a senior Italian doctor saidSubscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribeReuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled.Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/Follow Reuters on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ReutersFollow Reuters on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ReutersFollow Reuters…

Another Doctor Refutes Lockdown: It’s Time We Ended This Dreadful Policy

Commentary Add my name to the list of physicians who cannot stay silent any longer. The lockdowns must end. They must end immediately and in earnest, not a slow sinking into a morass of rules so complex, illogical, and destructive of privacy as to make lockdown look enjoyable. In March, the argument for lockdowns was…

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Energy Companies Cancel $8 Billion Appalachian Path Pipeline Task

An $8 billion project to run a 600-mile-long natural gas pipeline under the Appalachian Trail has been canceled. Duke Energy Corp. and Dominion Energy Inc., the companies behind the Atlantic Coast Pipeline, announced Sunday that they were shutting down the project “due to ongoing delays and increasing cost uncertainty which threaten the economic viability of…

FDA Head Refuses To Address Trump Claim That 99%Of COVID-19 Cases Are ‘Totally Harmless’

The head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration repeatedly refused to comment on President Donald Trump’s recent claim that 99% of coronavirus cases in the U.S. “are totally harmless,” despite data showing that the majority of people infected with the virus show symptoms of COVID-19. Trump, who has long attempted to downplay the seriousness of…

Ryan Adams Apologizes To Mandy Moore And Other Ladies Who Accused Him Of Abuse

Singer-songwriter Ryan Adams — who was accused of sexual misconduct and psychological abuse last year by several women, including ex-wife Mandy Moore — apologized for his past “harmful behavior.” In a letter published in The Daily Mail Friday, the prolific musician expressed regret for how he “mistreated people throughout my life and career,” adding that, after this “period of…

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Watch Dr. Pimple Popper Squeeze Out a ‘Bendy Straw’ Cyst

In a new Instagram video, Dr. Pimple Popper tackles a cyst located right behind a patient’s ear.Dr. Lee uses a surgical punch tool to pop out a straw-like tube of contents from the cyst.The growth featured in this video is likely an epidermoid cyst, which is filled with wet dead skin cells and keratin.In a…

Watch Dr. Pimple Popper Pop an ‘Applesauce-Filled’ Cyst

In a new Instagram video, Dr. Pimple Popper removes a big, irritated cyst that looks like it’s filled with applesauce.Once punctured, the cyst explodes and squirts yellowish, chunky contents all over Dr. Lee's gloves.The growth is likely an epidermoid cyst, which is filled with skin cells and keratin, and commonly occurs on the face, neck,…

Watch Dr. Pimple Popper Dodge These Squirting Cyst That Have Disturbing Range

In a new Instagram video, Dr. Pimple Popper celebrates squirting cysts and blackheads with a cringeworthy compilation.The video shows Dr. Lee dodging pops that come squirting out in pretty shocking explosions.Released on July 4, the video is set to the sound of exploding fireworks, which is particularly fitting for the clips and the holiday.Want to…