Op-Ed: The American Psychiatric Association Sickened America

1 month ago   |   By MedPageToday

Since late January 2020, mental health experts stated that the U.S. death toll from COVID-19 would be more reflective of President Trump's mental state than of the characteristics of the virus. By March 2020, we issued a "Prescription...
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Disruptions related to COVID-19 could increase HIV incidence among MSM

Disruptions related to COVID-19 could increase HIV incidence among MSM

1 month ago   |   By Healio

Pandemic-related disruptions to HIV testing a treatment could lead to a more than 10% increase in new HIV infections among men who have sex with men in the United States, researchers reported.
The researchers modeled the effect that decreases in condom use, HIV testing, viral suppression, PrEP initiations and adherence, and ART initiations caused by the COVID-19 pandemic could have.
“We had previously been modelling HIV transmission and treatment among men who have sex with men in the United States,” Kate M. Mitchell, PhD, a research fellow at Imperial College London, told
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COVID-19 in Delhi: 286 New Cases, 2 Deaths In 24 Hrs

COVID-19 in Delhi: 286 New Cases, 2 Deaths In 24 Hrs

1 month ago   |   By Medindia Health

In Delhi in the last 24 hours, 286 fresh COVID-19 cases and two deaths have been reported, taking the total number of cases to 6,41,101 and the death toll to 1,092.
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