Many of us have older parents who live nearby. How do you support older relatives during the outbreak and navigate the questions and decisions families now face?
The original recommendation in the United States that the public not wear face masks was in order to save respirator masks for health care workers. In this article, Sui Huang reviews the scientific support for protection conferred by surgical masks and shares why we should all wear masks.
Watch out for scams! A warning from Medicare. Be aware of con-artists and scammers who may take advantage of the national emergency to steal your identity and commit Medicare fraud. Read more for ways to help fight Medicare fraud.
Our healthcare workers are desperate for gear! These heroes on the front lines are facing a shortage of Personal Protective Equipment nationwide. While healthcare workers need gear, many people want to donate and help but are unsure how to do so. Read more for ways you can help our healthcare workers. #GetMePPE
Larry Brilliant, the Epidemiologist who helped defeat smallpox, warned of a pandemic in 2006. He says we can beat the novel coronavirus—but first, we need lots more testing. Read for more on Steven Levy’s interview with Larry Brilliant.