With the growing awareness of global public health and infectious diseases there has been an interest in learning more about the history and stories associated with some of the world’s greatest challenges and most inspiring stories. After many requests, I decided to make a must read book list. * This
Scientists lay out guidelines and best practices for healthcare providers and family caregivers who are providing care for older adults during the COVID-19 pandemic. * This article was originally published here
I have written about the 340b program a number of times on this blog in the past (e.g., “The 340B Program: An Overview“, “340B Facts and Figures“). A new commentary by Thomas and Schulman (2020) in Health Services Research provides some additional information. For instance, why was 340B originally enacted?
Coughing fits, anxiety and paranoia are three of the most common adverse reactions to cannabis, according to a recent study. * This article was originally published here
How much spring and summer affect the COVID-19 pandemic may depend not only on the effectiveness of social distancing measures, but also on the environment inside our buildings, according to a new review on how respiratory viruses are transmitted. * This article was originally published here
Genetics researchers say a new approach could benefit all sorts of serious health conditions, and they’re urging scientists to quickly pluck ‘low hanging fruit’ for the benefit of patients. * This article was originally published here