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Europe’s hospitals bow under the weight of coronavirus crush

A general view a temporary field hospital set at Ifema convention and exhibition of in Madrid, Spain, Thursday, April 2, 2020. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez) […]Read More

Wikipedia Has a Special Project to Fight Coronavirus Fake News

The coronavirus outbreak has created fear and panic among the populace as it has already infected over 2,000 people and taken the lives of at least 56 in India while its global tally has crossed the mark of over one million cases, with at least 53,000 fatalities. But what’s spreading even faster than the deadly […]Read More

The Last Of Us Part II Delayed Due To The

Sony Interactive Entertainment has delayed the release of The Last of Us Part II by Naughty Dog, as well as Iron Man VR on PSVR until further notice due to the COVID-19 global pandemic. In a tweet to the community, Naughty Dog says it had finished the game and was fixing some final bugs in anticipation […]Read More

Coronavirus in the US: How all 50 states are responding

by Jorge L. Ortiz Credit: CC0 Public Domain Virginia, Maryland and Washington, D.C., on Monday joined the fast-growing list of jurisdictions mandating their residents to remain at home as much as possible to curb the spread of the coronavirus. <p>Despite its large population of seniors, who are most susceptible to the harshest effects of COVID-19, […]Read More

Race against time: The complex task of developing a vaccine

Credit: CC0 Public Domain LMU virologist Gerd Sutter talks about the complex task of developing a vaccine against the new coronavirus—and the approach he has adopted, which is already being tested against the related coronavirus MERS. The whole world is waiting for a vaccine against the new coronavirus. How is your research progressing? Sutter: We […]Read More

How to live well with stress—even in the coronavirus era

Credit: George Hodan/public domain Bills, family, health worries, jobs—Americans are some of the most stressed out people in the world. And that was before coronavirus. A 2019 Gallup poll of more than 150,000 people around the world found that 55 percent of American adults said they spent much of their past day stressed, 20 points […]Read More

Spain’s coronavirus deaths leap; Prince Charles now infected

In this Monday, March 9, 2020 file photo, Britain’s Prince Charles and Camilla the Duchess of Cornwall, in the background, leave after attending the annual Commonwealth Day service at Westminster Abbey in London, Monday, March 9, 2020. Prince Charles, the heir to the British throne, has tested positive for the new coronavirus. The prince’s Clarence […]Read More

I Got Game donates N95 masks to US agencies and

As the world continues to combat the spread of COVID-19, Singapore based games publisher I Got Game has pledged further support to aid workers on the front lines. In January, IGG set up a donation fund to help local hospitals and health departments in China’s Wuhan province procure important medical supplies, such as surgical masks, […]Read More

How to deal with network security and bandwidth issues during

Experts discuss what precautions companies need to be taking right now that a record number of people are working outside of offices. 8 ways tech pros are helping healthcare providers cope with coronavirus Free telehealth toolkits, childcare calculators, and symptom screeners are a few of the tools and services now available to ease the burden […]Read More

Stores set up senior shopping hours amid coronavirus fears

Shoppers wait in line to enter a Stop & Shop supermarket during hours open daily only for seniors Thursday, March 19, 2020, in North Providence, R.I. This week grocery store chains and other retailers began offering special shopping hours for seniors and other groups considered the most vulnerable to the new coronavirus. The dedicated shopping […]Read More