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CLARKSBURG — Nursing homes in West Virginia are innovating new ways to boost morale among residents and employees as visitation restrictions and other COVID-19 mitigation measures continue. The novel coronavirus is especially devastating for older populations and those with chronic medical conditions. For that reason, skilled nursing facilities have implemented strict visiting procedures and ended …

Health officials have reported that two officers who work for the Manistee City Police Department have tested positive for coronavirus. The police department is working closely with the district health department and they have reached out to all potential exposure risks. Currently, there are four additional officers in quarentine. The Manistee County Sheriff, Michigan State …

CLOSE The Rev. Brian Wideman turned to YouTube when churches were closed to the public due to the coronavirus pandemic Green Bay Press-Gazette With Easter only a week away, Christians across the spectrum are using a multitude of online platforms to connect with, preach to and counsel their flocks. The state’s order prohibiting gatherings of …

For years, there was an allergy inside Goldman Sachs to owning a private corporate jet. Top bankers had access to rides on planes shared with others, but didn’t want to erode their less-than-stellar image on Main Street with the unnecessary extravagance of having their own. Until David Solomon took over. The bank ordered a pair …

Being older and alone can be a daily struggle for many senior adults. Add in the lack of visitors because of fears of spreading the new coronavirus, that daily struggle becomes even harder. “I feel like the elderly population are fearful,” said Kerianne Hammond, director of care and marketing at Senior Helpers. The COVID-19 pandemic …

“I am OKAY,” Baldwin said in an Instagram post announcing her diagnosis. “It came on suddenly yesterday afternoon. Chills, aches, fever.” Baldwin became the second CNN anchor to test positive for the virus. Chris Cuomo tested positive earlier in the week. Baldwin, who has been broadcasting from CNN’s offices in New York City, said she …

THE PROGNOSIS A Children’s National Hospital health-care worker waits for patients at a drive-through coronavirus testing site at Trinity Washington University in Washington. (Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News) We asked, and you responded. Today, we’re sharing thoughts from medical professionals around the country caring for patients with — and without — the disease covid-19.  The doctors, nurses …

An oil worker with suspected coronavirus symptoms has died at home after being airlifted from a North Sea platform earlier this week. The man, who worked for Dyce-based oil and gas contractor Stork, is understood to have been removed from the asset and taken to Sheffield, where he died. He was working on Total’s Elgin …

RWF develops ventilator with in-house technology Chiranjeevi Kulkarni, DHNS, Bengaluru, Apr 03 2020, 19:03 ist updated: Apr 03 2020, …

SAN JOSE (KPIX) — While the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is still expected to revise guidelines and advise all Americans to wear face coverings when outside their homes, Bay Area public health departments made that decision Thursday and announced the recommendation to local residents. “It is one more way to do what we …