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Covid Combat Fatigue: ‘I Would Come Home With Tears in My Eyes’

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New York Times - Doctors and nurses on the front lines are running on empty, under increasing duress as the pandemic surges and hospitals are overrun with...

  • Health care workers report “spikes in anxiety & depressive thoughts, as well as a chronic sense of hopelessness & deepening fatigue, spurred in part by the cavalier attitudes of many Americans who seem to have lost patience with the #pandemic.” #COVID19 https://t.co/IuOh9xP8rB

Honestie Hodges, Whose Handcuffing Changed Police Policy, Is Dead at 14

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New York Times - Honestie’s handcuffing by the police in Grand Rapids, Mich., caused a national uproar and led to a new law enforcement policy on dealing with...

  • Honestie Hodges, who was handcuffed by the police outside her home in Michigan when she was 11, a frightening incident that drew outrage & nat’l headlines in 2017, died on Sun of #COVID19. She was 14. Don’t look away. #Racism killed this child. 💔 https://t.co/LU7M6oNMGI

Sorrow and tragedy will happen to us all — here are 3 strategies to help you cope

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ideas.ted.com - Tough times are inevitable. Wellbeing and resilience expert Lucy Hone shares the three straightforward tactics that she used to get through her darkest...

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suicidepreventionlifeline.org - Skip to main content President Signs National Suicide Prevention Designation Act Into Law The President recently signed the National Suicide Hotline Designation Act into...

Major PPE Maker Shuts Factories After Nearly 2,500 Workers Test Positive For Covid-19

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Forbes - Malaysia’s Top Glove has seen a surge in demand for its product since the start of the pandemic, but questions are being raised about...

  • “Top Glove, the world’s largest manufacturer of latex gloves, will shut down more than half its factories after nearly 2,500 of its workers tested positive for #COVID19 amidst a surge in demand for its gloves, a key part of personal protective gear.” 😳 https://t.co/z8fPi9F1YK

Op-Ed: On the COVID frontlines, we’re tired of hearing lame excuses for risky behavior

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Los Angeles Times - What you do — how we ALL act in the next six weeks — will make the difference between an inconvenient fall and a...

  • Must read. “If you come to me in the ER, you’ll never know what I’m thinking about you or your choices. You’ll get 100% from me & my crew, no matter who you are or what you did, or didn’t, do.” Front-line HCWs are tired...in lots of ways... 🔥#COVID19 https://t.co/1YRIUZ6fjy

Data from 45 countries show containing COVID vs saving the economy is a false dichotomy

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The Conversation - The notion of a trade-off between health measures and the economy is not supported by data from 45...

Opinion | We’re Fighting Covid on Our Own. But We’re Not Powerless.

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New York Times - Each of us must make choices this Thanksgiving to keep the pandemic from getting even...

  • “What struck me is how (Canadian) Ms. Nolen’s understanding of freedom feels so at odds w/ the American response to the #pandemic, which frequently invokes ‘freedom’ as an excuse to serve one’s own interests before the interests of others.” Nailed it. https://t.co/022bUpnyhu

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - CDC provides credible COVID-19 health information to the...

  • Advice from CDC on caring for someone sick in the home. Unfortunately everyone needs to get familiar with this because cases are going to explode post-#Thanksgiving, & hospitals are going to be turning some pts away or discharging pts quickly. #COVID19 https://t.co/OuksqQmIva