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Coronavirus, Casualties, and Context: Do We Dare Discuss Other Numbers?

Ordinarily, I work to draw attention away from the crude, bland, anonymizing statistics of public health to the faces they veil, the human stories they obscure.

3 months

How to Manage Your Sickcare Stay at Home Side Hustle

If you are following public health alerts, and you are not in an essential industry requiring face to face contact, you should be reading this from home.

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Retired Healthcare Workers are Needed to Fight the Coronavirus

Calls are going out for retired healthcare workers to help fight the coronavirus (covid-19) pandemic.

3 months

We Need to Build Post COVID Sick Care System Immunity

Patients, sick care workers and organizations in our dysfunctional sick care system of systems were left vulnerable to the pandemic, something many experts predicted, but whose warnings went unheeded.

3 months

Coronavirus Mortality Data from Italy: Hard-Earned Messages of Opportunity & Hope

Of the slightly more than 30,000 total, global deaths from coronavirus to date, a third of them all have been in Italy.

4 months

Coronavirus - of Risk and Ruin, Ideas and Hope

I am just back from being tested for COVID19- very efficiently and professionally, I might add- at Griffin Hospital in Derby, CT.

4 months

Advice to Unmatched Medical Students

The 2019 main residency match was larger than any that preceded it, according to the National Resident Match Program (NRMP).