If you think you’ve been exposed to #coronavirus, or are experiencing symptoms, use our COVID-19 Symptom Checker or call your doctor. Start with our symptom checker to know your next steps. http://ow.ly/wslL50yVOqc
We have the expertise and commitment to tackle #COVID19 head-on. Your support is urgently needed to enable us to continue our nimble and comprehensive response efforts so that we can save as many lives as possible: https://bit.ly/2x6lt4O
Dr. R. Sean Morrison shares information that older people and their loved ones need to know about physical distancing in the time of #COVID19: https://bit.ly/342UFhW
Struggling with depression while social distancing? Here are 7 ways to help you cope:
How To Manage Depression While Social Distancing
While social distancing can help decrease the spread of the coronavirus, it can trigger feelings of loneliness and situational depression.
Health experts continue to drive home the message that excellent #handwashing is the most effective way to prevent illnesses, such as #COVID19. @drgregpoland agrees and explains what soap does to #SARSCoV2, and other viruses and bacteria. https://mayocl.in/3aGBNYM
Get the latest COVID-19 news + updates from Cleveland Clinic: https://clevelandclinic.org/coronavirus
How can I tell if I have a cold or the flu? https://cle.clinic/2R1lApi
Can you contract COVID-19 from contaminated food? via @KEYCNewsNow #covid19 @MayoClinic
Can you contract COVID-19 from contaminated food?
A doctor from Mayo Clinic's infectious disease department explains if you can or cannot contract COVID-19 from contaminated food.
Mount Sinai has performed three convalescent plasma transfusions to treat current #coronavirus patients, and has received a massive response from recovered patients: #COVID19
Coronavirus Survivors Keep Up the Fight, Donate Blood Plasma to Others
Researchers want recovered coronavirus patients to donate plasma, the fluid in blood containing antibodies produced to attack the virus, because it ca...
When 56-year-old Sheldon Sims learned his older brother Alan needed a #BoneMarrowTransplant, he knew he wanted to become a #donor.
What's It Like to Donate Bone Marrow?
"When you donate bone marrow, you're also giving immune cells that provide the potential for a cure," says Cedars-Sinai's Dr. Ronald Paquette.
Can erectile dysfunction link to higher risk of death and #cardiovascular disease? Dr. Ronald Tamler, who was not involved in the study, weighs in:
Erectile dysfunction linked to higher risk of death and cardiovascular disease
Men reporting erectile dysfunction faced a hazard ratio of 1.4 even when testosterone levels were healthy, the study authors state.
Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Month is observed in April to highlight the importance of early detection and prevention. Each year, thousands of Americans are diagnosed with cancer of the head and neck. Learn more about treatment options @UKMarkey.
We’re now on TikTok! Follow us - @stjude - for inspiring moments with St. Jude patients like Micah, who goes rock climbing despite losing 90% of his femur to Ewing sarcoma. 💪❤️
As #COVID-19 continues to upend life as most people know it, Dr. Seth Gregory, a pediatrician at Mayo Clinic Health System in Red Wing, found himself in a new health care world.
Navigating the new world of COVID-19 with virtual appointments
As Mayo Clinic continues to prioritize keeping patients and staff safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, video appointments are helping providers [...]
Thank you, your donation of #MedicalSupplies is helping to save lives! Because of unique #healthcare safety regulations, donations are limited to new, unused and non-handmade medical supplies. Details:
Accepting new and unused medical supplies from the community
Henry Ford Health System has added new drop-off locations for businesses and organizations looking to donate new and unused medical supplies.
Dr. Kaedrea Jackson, ED Physician at @MSMorningside, says hospitals are redesigning floor plans and re-thinking workflow to better manage the influx of #coronavirus cases. @cheddar: #COVID19
'COVID Is A Moving Target' - Mt. Sinai ER Physician
Dr. Kaedrea Jackson, ER Physician at Mt. Sinai Morningside hospital in New York City says hospitals are redesigning floor plans and re-thinking workfl...
Meet Bob Dylan and his human Adam! This dedicated duo spreads cheer throughout the halls of Cedars-Sinai as part of the #POOCH Volunteer Program. 🐶
Meet POOCH Volunteer Team Bob Dylan and Adam
POOCH volunteer team Bob Dylan and his human Adam love to visit patients, visitors, and staff at Cedars-Sinai.
A supply shortage of critical materials, such as ventilators, face shields and masks, is possible in the U.S. In response, several Mayo Clinic teams have reached out to colleagues to assess their current and expected needs. https://mayocl.in/2ykRwOL #COVID19
Mount Sinai researchers are tracking #COVID19 across New York City using a program called #STOPCOVIDNYC. @LauraHuckins shares more:
Mount Sinai Launches New App to Track COVID-19 in NYC, Asks All New Yorkers to Help
A team of data scientists, physicians, and engineers across the Mount Sinai Health System has launched STOP COVID NYC, a web-based app to capture the ...
Seeking an exciting opportunity in healthcare? We are looking for a Strategic Human Resources Business Partner to join our team: https://bit.ly/34hxlNO #WCHJobs #HealthcareRevolutionized
If you’re worried about alcohol or substance use during this uncertain time, Dane County residents now have 24/7 free access to a recovery coach helpline.
Visit http://safercommunity.net/helpline or call (608) 228-1278.
Restaurants across New York City are stepping up and donating food to healthcare workers, including at @MountSinaiNYC, to express their support:
Restaurants Find Hope in Delivering Donated Meals to Hospitals
As Americans pitch in to order meals for beleaguered health care workers, the deliveries can be a lifeline for restaurants and food trucks as well as ...
Are cancer patients at higher risk for #COVID19 infections? We discussed this and other commonly asked questions with @Dan_Theodorescu, director of #CedarsSinai Cancer.
Cancer and COVID-19: Q&A With Dr. Dan Theodorescu
While the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic is sweeping the globe, many have questions about what it means for them. For cancer patients and their loved...
#COVID19 is a concern for everyone. But people with #IBD may be at increased risk of contracting this virus–or developing a bad case of it. This mostly has to do with medications they may be taking. Dr. @ryanungaro shares more: https://bit.ly/2X6YOA3
When Azalea was diagnosed with cancer, her family traveled from their home in Jamaica to St. Jude. Today, Azalea is back home and cancer-free - and she recently lost her first tooth!
These days, celebrations are a bit harder, but today's #SurvivorSaturday goes out to Alison, who just found out that she is #breastcancer free! Her family made sure to make this day special for her, even bringing the bell to her. Congrats Alison! 👏🔔
🔬Relying on science to help us make decisions is more critical than ever. Tune in Mondays and Wednesdays at 4:30 pm for our new online scientific lecture series #MSKScienceSpotlight, featuring leaders in basic and translational biomedical science. https://www.mskcc.org/sciencespotlight (1/2)
Mayo Clinic is leading a national study on treating patients with #COVID19 using plasma from those who have already recovered. via @StarTribune #coronavirus
Mayo Clinic to lead national COVID-19 plasma trial to give patients immune system boost
Mayo Clinic is leading a national trial to use donated plasma from patients who have recovered from COVID-19 as a treatment therapy for others infecte...
A recent preclinical study led by our @BettyKimLab is showing hope for a new therapy option for #glioblastoma: #endcancer
Chemotherapy/immunotherapy combination thwarts glioblastoma in pre-clinical research
Using chemotherapy and immunotherapy together successfully extends survival of mice with glioblastoma. A three-drug combination is ready for clinical ...
We are overwhelmed by the generosity of @Tesla who donated 40 ventilators to us today! Thank you, #Tesla, for helping us breathe a little easier during this difficult time.
What does it mean to "flatten the curve?" When there’s an overwhelming surge of patients to hospitals during a pandemic, we can help #flattenthecurve by slowing down the spread of cases. For more info, visit https://www.ynhhs.org/patient-care/covid-19/covid-19-social-distancing.aspx
Some of our "fur"-loughed #therapydogs wanted to check in and share what they're doing as they #stayathome with their parents!
Registered dental hygienist answers:
Should You Throw Away Your Toothbrush After Being Sick?
The Short Answer from a registered dental hygienist
Are you sitting around more than usual? Here are some ways to keep back pain away. https://mayocl.in/2yrHxHs
It’s important to find #joy in the little things, and these handwritten letters from our young neighborhood friends are helping us do just that! Thanks for supporting our #HealthcareHeroes
If you are interested in providing community volunteer support during this time of great need, United Way of Dane County has many safe volunteer opportunities. Help your community in this time of need: http://www.volunteeryourtime.org/