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Fauci disagrees with Trump on coronavirus, cites disturbing U.S. statistics

Top government infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci said on Friday he disagreed with President Donald Trump’s assessment the United States has “rounded the corner” on the coronavirus pandemic, saying the statistics are disturbing. Read in Reuters: https://apple.news/Ao8I5xK10TYiLe8WYK-1yVg

Oxford coronavirus vaccine safe and promising, according to early human trial results published in the Lancet

Matthew Boente MD shares this new article on coronavirus vaccine from The Washington Post: By William Booth and Carolyn Y. JohnsonJuly 20, 2020 at 11:52 a.m. PDT LONDON — A University of Oxford group and the British-Swedish pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca reported Monday that their coronavirus vaccine candidate, on which the U.S. and European governments have placed substantial bets, was shown…
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Top health officials have changed their minds about face mask guidance — but for good reason

Dr Matthew Boente shares this article from CNN: (CNN)First, health officials said we shouldn’t wear face masks. Then, they said we should. Now, many are saying we must wear masks if we want to protect the economy, reopen more schools and save tens of thousands of lives.”If we all wore face coverings for the next four, six,…
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Biden leads by double digits as coronavirus takes a toll on the president, Post-ABC poll finds

Matt Boente MD shares this important article from The Washington Post: By Dan Balz and Scott ClementJuly 18, 2020 at 9:01 p.m. PDT President Trump faces a significant challenge in his bid to win reelection in November, with former vice president Joe Biden holding a double-digit lead nationally and the president’s approval ratings crumbling amid a spreading coronavirus pandemic and a weakened…
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Coronavirus Has a Massive Impact on Cancer Care

Matt Boente MD shares this important article from Bloomberg: New figures from the U.K.’s National Health Service highlight the problems being caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. Therese Raphael June 14, 2020, 11:00 PM PDT It has been a while since I thought back to that week in 2012 when I received news that three close family…
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Joe Biden’s Healthcare Plan and the Medicare-For-All: The real score

Dr. Matt Boente believes that Joe Biden’s healthcare plan has the potential to play a transformative role in the current and future healthcare crises of the country.  It has been compared with Medicare-For-All.  While Biden’s plan may not be as sudden and as all-encompassing as Medicare-For-All, experts say it will be quite a big deal…
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Minority enrollment on clinical trials enhances scientific rigor but requires structural changes and commitment

Dr Matt Boente shares this article from Gynecologic Oncology-online: University of Washington School of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ygyno.2020.04.682 A commitment to representative and equitable enrollment of marginalized populations in clinical trials is a shared value of all who are dedicated to high quality clinical research and aware…
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An overview of Joe Biden’s plan to deal with COVID-19

Dr. Matt Boente offers a brief overview of Joe Biden’s plan to deal with COVID-19. Former Vice President Joe Biden believes that Americans are struggling with the current global health crisis, and they need to respond.  His plan to combat not just the health but also economic effects of the pandemic includes a strong public…
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