Journalists Document True Toll of Covid on Health Care’s Front-Line Force

Journalists Stay on Top of Rocky Vaccine Rollout

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Fauci Thanks US Health Workers for Sacrifices but Admits PPE Shortages Drove Up Death Toll

Fauci Thanks US Health Workers for Sacrifices but Admits PPE Shortages Drove Up Death Toll

Dr. Anthony Fauci thanked America’s health care workers, who “every single day put themselves at risk” during the pandemic, even as he acknowledged that PPE shortages had contributed to the deaths of more than 3,600 of them. “We rightfully refer

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Pandemic takes tragic toll on international students with rising deaths by suicide: report

Pandemic takes tragic toll on international students with rising deaths by suicide: report

International students are being pushed to the brink during the COVID-19 pandemic, and the mounting pressures have led to a rise in death by suicide cases across Canada, according to a report by the nonprofit One Voice Canada.“It’s a

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Journalists Dive Deep Into Roots of Vaccine Distrust in Prisons and Covid’s Toll on Public Health

Journalists Stay on Top of Rocky Vaccine Rollout

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Brazil’s COVID-19 death toll hits 300,000 amid patchy vaccine rollout – National

Brazil’s COVID-19 death toll hits 300,000 amid patchy vaccine rollout - National

Brazil’s death toll from COVID-19 passed the 300,000 mark on Wednesday, according to the Health Ministry.The South American country had 89,992 cases of coronavirus reported in the last 24 hours and 2,009 COVID-19 deaths, the ministry said, one day

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One Year In: How COVID’s Toll Compares With Other Causes of Death

One Year In: How COVID’s Toll Compares With Other Causes of Death

Now that the coronavirus has been in the United States for roughly a year, new numbers are revealing the scale of covid-19’s impact on American health: Covid has become the country’s third-leading cause of death, and could be on its

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CDC’s ‘Huge Mistake’: Did Misguided Mask Advice Drive Up Covid Death Toll for Health Workers?

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Since the start of the pandemic, the most terrifying task in health care was thought to be when a doctor put a breathing tube down the trachea of a critically ill covid patient. Those performing such “aerosol-generating” procedures, often in

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One Year In: How Covid’s Toll Compares With Other Causes of Death

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Louis Jacobson, PolitiFact Now that the coronavirus has been in the United States for roughly a year, new numbers are revealing the scale of covid-19’s impact on American health: Covid has become the country’s third-leading cause of death, and could

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‘Burnout is real’: COVID-19 pandemic takes mental health toll on health-care workers

‘Burnout is real’: COVID-19 pandemic takes mental health toll on health-care workers

As the one-year mark since the declaration of the global coronavirus pandemic arrives, the continuing health crisis is taking a toll on the mental health of those on the front lines.It is a busy afternoon in the ICU at

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