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The King of AIDS Treatments Is Turning to COVID-19

7 monthes ago   |   By The Atlantic

At the LGBTQ senior community where John James lives in Philadelphia, residents keep busy with trips to the garden or-before the pandemic-screenings of Strangers on a Train in the rec room. James does not care for any of that right now. Each morning, he combs through medical-research databases and downloads every paper he can find on COVID-19 treatments, scribbling notes about the parts that stand out. Most days, he reads papers at his desk until 1 a.m. Besides research, “there's not much else I do in the day,” he told me. “I'm 79. I'm retired. I want to do things that are serious.” All of...
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Health Data Sharing Improved During Pandemic, but Barriers Remain

Health Data Sharing Improved During Pandemic, but Barriers Remain

7 monthes ago   |   By MedPageToday

The COVID-19 pandemic has encouraged more institutions to share healthcare data, but barriers need to be overcome to make data sharing more commonplace, experts said at an online health data event sponsored by the National Academy...
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‘Zoom dysmorphia' leads to increase in cosmetic consultations during COVID-19 pandemic

‘Zoom dysmorphia' leads to increase in cosmetic consultations during COVID-19 pandemic

7 monthes ago   |   By Healio

The shift to video conferencing during the COVID-19 pandemic has had a negative effect on self-perceptions, according to a study presented at AAD VMX 2021.
“Even during the surge of the pandemic when dermatology clinics were closed and we were only seeing patients by telemedicine, we experienced a higher than expected number of cosmetic consultations,” study author A. Shadi Kourosh, MD, MPH, FAAD, assistant professor of dermatology at Harvard Medical School, director of community health in the department of dermatology at Massachusetts General Hospital and director of the Center
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