Shot of a doctor explaining x-ray test result to patient in clinic. Focus on digital tablet screen with medical scan image.

What Seniors Should Know Before Going Ahead With Elective Procedures

By Judith Graham, Kaiser Health Network For months, Patricia Merryweather-Arges, a health care expert, has fielded questions about the coronavirus pandemic

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"I Am Essential" is written on the back of a medical worker's protective gear at a Michigan Health Professionals Covid-19 drive through testing facility at Millennium Medical Group in Farmington Hills, Michigan, U.S., on Tuesday, April 7, 2020. The Detroit number of confirmed coronavirus cases is steadily rising by the hundreds, surpassing 5,500 and 221 have died, city health department data shows, The Detroit News reported. Photographer: Emily Elconin/Bloomberg via Getty Images

True Toll Of COVID-19 On U.S. Health Care Workers Unknown

By Christina Jewett and Liz Szabo, KHN The number of health care workers who have tested positive for the coronavirus is likely far

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Should students return to the classroom in the Fall? Not an easy decision

by Bryan Renbaum, Legislators, parents, and teachers are struggling with whether students should return to schools in the fall or

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Most underwater grasses didn’t fare as well in 2019 as this horned pondweed, which surrounds a boat in a tributary to the Tred Avon River in Maryland. Dave Harp

Chesapeake’s grasses hard hit by heat, high flows in 2019

by Karl Blankenship, SAV in higher salinity water fared the worst Overwhelmed by record high flows and warm temperatures,

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