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The White House physician, Dr. Sean P. Conley, predicted in a memo released Thursday that President Trump could safely “return to public engagements” on Saturday, based on the date on which he tested positive for the coronavirus and his...
In journal articles, conferences, congressional hearings and meetings with regulators, Carter Catlett Williams illuminated the miseries of nursing home residents with the sympathetic and descriptive powers of a novelist.She told stories like that of Miss Cohen, whose restrictive diet...
Throughout its 208-year history, The New England Journal of Medicine has remained staunchly nonpartisan. The world’s most prestigious medical journal has never supported or condemned a political candidate.Until now.In an editorial signed by 34 editors who are United States...
Once we’ve acknowledged the hardship, “the critical piece is to not stay stuck there,” Dr. Teachman said. “We can recognize that things are hard, without wallowing.” Identify what we have lost (such as socializing), and then find alternatives —...
President Trump returned to the White House on Oct. 5, walking up the steps of the South Portico and removing his mask to pose for photos, after three days of hospitalization for Covid-19.Mr. Trump’s physician, Dr. Sean P. Conley,...
On Tuesday, and not for the first time, Joseph R. Biden Jr. described President Trump’s reluctant attitude toward wearing masks as “macho.”Tomi Lahren, a conservative commentator and Fox Nation host, countered that Mr. Biden “might as well carry a...
The Bioshield Act, along with the laws that later modified it, was not intended as a carte blanche. For instance, an E.U.A. can only be granted during a declared public health or national security emergency, and is supposed to...
The leader of the nation’s coronavirus testing efforts condemned Nevada’s health department on Friday for ordering nursing homes to discontinue two brands of government-issued rapid coronavirus tests that the state had found to be inaccurate.“Bottom line, the recommendations in...
The high cost of health care is persisting during the pandemic, even for people lucky enough to still have job-based insurance.The average annual cost of a health plan covering a family rose to $21,342 in 2020, according to the...
VALLEJO, Calif. — The adolescent patient turned sullen and withdrawn. He hadn’t eaten in 13 days. Treatment with steroids, phenobarbital, and Valium failed to curb the symptoms of his epilepsy. Then, on Sept. 18, he had a terrible seizure...

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