HEALTHCARE

HEALTHCARE

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  1. The spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mexico City

    Commentary: COVID-19 presents ethical dilemmas for medicine even after the pandemic

    The existing medical ethical frameworks were not devised for a pandemic and it shows, says Professor Judit Sándor.
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    Commentary: Cancer patients are a vulnerable group during COVID-19. But that can be helped

    Increasing evidence suggests that cancer patients have an elevated risk of COVID-19 infection and are more likely to have higher morbidity and ...
  3. Outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mumbai

    Commentary: India’s fragmented healthcare system is its Achilles’ heel in the fight against COVID-19

    The inequities in availability, accessibility, affordability and quality of health services in the public and private sectors have been apparent ...
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    Commentary: Our approach to mental health needs to change. COVID-19 will force us to

    The effects of COVID-19 on our collective mental health have yet to be studied systematically, but there are already repercussions felt worldwide, ...
  5. Hand holding bar of soap at sink

    Commentary: The humble bar of soap is a powerful weapon against COVID-19

    Soap is one of the most effective ways of cleansing your hands of viruses and has a proven track record in helping to fight past pandemics, says ...
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    This entrepreneur is giving dignity to needy folks, one diaper at a time

    When he noticed how old and needy folks would save on diapers even though they have urinary incontinence, Mr Lawrence Ng started his own company, ...
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    Commentary: COVID-19 - an ageing world makes it harder to fight pandemics

    With greater life expectancy now than before, it has become more expensive to fight an outbreak, says Andrew Scott.