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COVID-19: Hospital Revenue Losses Might Pile Up to $122B in 2021

The hospital revenue losses throughout the country might be down to anywhere between $53B to $122B, as compared to pre-pandemic levels because of COVID-19. Moreover, it might also affect vaccination efforts. According to a new analysis that was released by the American Hospital Association (AHA), the health systems and hospitals, under the most optimistic scenario, […]

Italy Worst-Affected in Europe Virus Death Toll: AFP

According to an AFP tally, Italy on Saturday became the country with the highest virus death toll in Europe. The new total is 64,036 deaths, outnumbering Britain. The Italian health ministry reported that 649 new cases of coronavirus were registered in the past 24 hours and 19,903 new cases were diagnosed. Worldwide (virus death toll), […]

The Lockdown Returns

As much as we hate the headline(The Lockdown), it is true. Southern California went into a strict lockdown starting Monday, December 7, 2020. The decision is even more crucial, now that the vaccine is slowly being distributed. More than 20 million people under stay-at-home orders triggered as hospitals are flooded with overwhelming numbers of COVID-19 […]

WARNING: Deadly Second Wave of CoronaVirus to Hit Middle East

With winter right around the corner, coronavirus cases are surging across the world and the  Middle East is no exception. However, the regional director for WHO fears that the worst part of the second wave is yet to hit. The fundamentals of pandemic response, from social-distancing to mask wearing, “are still not being fully practiced […]

COVID-19 Affects 900 Mayo Clinic Staff Member Over Last Two Weeks

The past two weeks have been horrible for the staffers of the Mayo Clinic. More than 900 of them were diagnosed with COVID-19. According to Dr. Amy Williams, dean of clinical practices at the hospital system, around 93 percent of these COVID-19 cases were contracted in community areas like break rooms. It shows how easy […]

Finally, A Reason to be Happy

Yes, finally good news for everyone searching for a glimpse of “normal life”. Even before the vaccine for coronavirus lands, studies are indicating the fact that immunity to the Corona Virus might last for years, even decades. Individuals, who have recovered from the corona virus, have developed “robust” levels of B and T cells (vital […]