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Coronavirus Crisis Strains Russia’s Soviet-Era Regional Health System – The Wall Street Journal

By Ann M. Simmons Close Ann M. Simmons Biography ann.simmons@wsj.com | Photographs by Arthur Bondar for The Wall Street Journal June 28, 2020 11:00 am ET KARABANOVO, Russia—In mid-April, when the hospital in this hardscrabble rural town saw its first confirmed coronavirus infections, the district’s chief doctor ordered 16 nurses and doctors to quarantine at the facility, together… Read More »

What Wellness Warriors Do to Stay Positive During the Coronavirus Crisis

As the world adjusts to a new normal amid shifting routines, five wellness experts have weighed in on how to control the constant bombardment of daily news and stay positive during the Corona Virus crisis by channeling their energy into specific practices to stay centered in physical distancing. With so much kindness and beauty still… Read More »

Obamacare’s health care protections face first true test in coronavirus crisis – NBCNews.com

The Affordable Care Act turned 10 last month and is credited with helping 20 million more Americans get health insurance than before the law was enacted. But the coronavirus pandemic could be the first true test of how well “Obamacare” works at preventing significant coverage loss, experts say. For people stricken with COVID-19, the disease… Read More »

United Health Foundation donates $5 million to support the homeless, food insecure, during COVID-19 crisis

The United Health Foundation has pledged $ 5 million to support three organizations that help the homeless and those who are food insecure during the COVID-19 pandemic. Of the $ 5 million, $ 2.5 million will go to the National Health Care for the Homeless Council to support both the immediate need for homeless programs… Read More »

StarLeaf supports business continuity during coronavirus crisis including launch of free-to-use collaboration services

London, March 12 2020, StarLeaf, the global provider of meeting room solutions and video conferencing services for enterprises, today announced measures for supporting customers and new users to maintain business continuity and to enable remote working for all employees during the coronavirus crisis. The plans involve a number of new product and service offerings including… Read More »

Economic impact of coronavirus outbreak likely to eclipse SARS crisis

By Adam Vaughan The effects of coronavirus are impacting the Shanghai Stock ExchangeYifan Ding/Getty The economic shock waves of the Wuhan coronavirus look likely to eclipse the 2003 SARS crisis, as shares in China fell dramatically and analysts downgraded their forecasts for the country’s growth. The Shanghai Composite Index fell by 8 per cent today,… Read More »