In a well-functioning health care system, the emergency room would be able to meet the needs of all of its patients in a timely manner.
Archive - April 2020
Wildfire smoke makes it harder for firefighters' bodies to fight off viral invaders. But firefighting conditions make the usual protective measures nearly impossible.
COVID-19 may hit rural residents hard, and that spells trouble because of lack of rural health care
Rural America has special problems as it copes with the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19 is hitting black and poor communities the hardest, underscoring fault lines in access and care for those on margins
Blacks are dying at higher rates from COVID than whites, showing yet another example of gaps in outcomes between blacks and other groups. The cause is more sociological than biological.