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pandemic

Lessons from the polio pandemic

The history of a past virus teaches us a lot about patience, the persistence of public health, and the power of vaccination.

Patient Story

‘We are so thankful’

June and Glenn Troyer, a couple in their 80s, both fell ill with COVID-19. After spending 10 days apart, they reunited in physical therapy.

Heroes at the door

To put patients at ease, hospital team members have honed the perfect blend of helpful and friendly.

Fine-tune your home workspace

A functional at-home office requires a smart setup—and sensible habits.

‘The situation is definitely worsening’

An increase in cases prompts health leaders to ramp up warnings about following proper precautions.

How to curb the at-home snack attack

Explore a dietitian's tips for keeping your nutrition on track.

‘Everyone needs to do their part’

A COVID-19 spike spurs plea to the community for help in flattening the curve.

Plasma donors needed

COVID-19 survivors are answering the call in hopes of helping people who are severely ill with the virus.

COVID-19 and pregnancy: Tips from experts

Childbirth experts offer advice and guidance for moms-to-be during the pandemic.

Patient Story

‘The sweetest thing ever’

As a single mom of two, Lyric Green faced a staggering amount of uncertainty. She found her path forward by connecting with mentors and newfound friends.

Maximize those micronutrients to battle COVID-19

Consider boosting your immune response and lowering inflammation with water, zinc, fiber, and Vitamins C and D.

‘When life throws you lemons’

Health coach Angie Chandler overcame her pandemic doldrums to inspire herself and others with an outdoor neighborhood fitness squad.

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