Tag Archives: Doctors

Georgia to send doctors to Armenia to fight coronavirus

TBILISI (Reuters) – Georgia will send doctors to Armenia to help fight the coronavirus and will provide its neighbour with 10,000 diagnostic tests free of charge, Georgian officials said on Thursday. Armenia, the worst-affected country in the South Caucasus region, had registered 14,669 coronavirus infections and 245 deaths as of Thursday, while Georgia reported 831… Read More »

Doctors face pay cuts, furloughs and supply shortages as coronavirus pushes primary care to the brink

Dr Greg Gulbransen performs a medical checkup on a 72-year-old man with Leukemia who is presumed to have the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) while at his pediatric practice in Oyster Bay, New York, U.S., April 13, 2020. Lucas Jackson | Reuters Dr. Rafael Guillen spends a lot of time on the phone these days. His practice… Read More »

Authentic Doctors V/S Quacks: Do You Really Know the Difference?

Every year thousands of people all over the world die due to wrong medical consultancy, erroneous treatment and taking wrongly prescribed medications. The main culprits behind such incidents are unqualified medical practitioners, also known as quacks. They are expert manipulators armed with fake degrees and medical certificates. Doctors, as we all know, are a respected… Read More »

Do I Have COVID-19? Doctors’ Free Tools May Tell

Justin Schrager, MD, assistant professor, emergency medicine, Emory University School of Medicine; co-founder, Vital, Atlanta. Twitter: @RachelPatzerPhD, March 16, 2020. Twitter: @BarackObama, March 17, 2020. C19check.com. “Coronavirus COVID-19 Global Cases by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University.” The New York Times: “13 Deaths in a Day: An ‘Apocalyptic’ Coronavirus… Read More »

Viewpoints: To Guard Against Coronavirus Epidemic, U.S. Doctors Need To Monitor Pneumonias; Administration Let Down Country With False Promises On Health Care

Opinion writers weigh in on these health care issues and others. The Wall Street Journal: Stop A U.S. Coronavirus Outbreak Before It Starts The Wuhan coronavirus continues to spread at an alarming rate. More than 20,000 cases have been confirmed in China, with another 23,000 suspected. Many in China aren’t even being tested due to… Read More »