The US president promised loans and tax holidays, but his crisis-adjacent plans didn’t offer much to support the health care system.
The two tech titans funded an effort to bring metagenomic sequencing and software to poor countries. Now, it’s helping trace the spread of the new coronavirus.
More US health care facilities may soon need to treat coronavirus patients, so doctors don’t want to use up precious resources on the “worried well.”
Whole genome tests can help identify the cause of a baby’s mysterious illness. But ethicists say it’s still too soon to use them for all infants.
His remarks at the CDC on Friday were misguided, misleading, and show how misinformation could hamper Covid-19 containment efforts.
The rate of change in everyday rituals is accelerating, in part because we’re living in an era of heightened disease awareness.
New data suggests that children aren’t immune to the new coronavirus. That could have huge implications for efforts to contain local outbreaks.
Dr. Seema Yasmin, director of the Stanford Health Communication Initiative, shares how to protect yourself and others in this alarming time.
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So far, government officials have offered little direction and no financial support despite urging people to stay home and take care of themselves.