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Addiction Is ‘A Disease Of Isolation’ — So Pandemic Puts Recovery At Risk | California Healthline

People in recovery from drug or alcohol addiction have to weather a new storm of depression, anxiety and isolation during the pandemic, just as the social supports of Alcoholics Anonymous and other… Source: Addiction Is ‘A Disease Of Isolation’ — So Pandemic Puts Recovery At Risk | California Healthline

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Covid-19: beware online tests and cures, experts say | World news | The Guardian

The Food and Drug Administration has not authorized any online tests for the virus, while experts warn of scams selling fake cures and masks Source: Covid-19: beware online tests and cures, experts say | World news | The Guardian

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Temperature Check: Tips For Tracking A Key Symptom Of Coronavirus Contagion | California Healthline

Taking one’s temperature is not as easy as it sounds. For one reporter, the first challenge was finding a thermometer. Source: Temperature Check: Tips For Tracking A Key Symptom Of Coronavirus Contagion | California Healthline

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‘Essential’ Or Not, These Workers Report For Duty | California Healthline

In Los Angeles County and beyond, people continue to toil through the coronavirus pandemic, often in positions that put them in constant contact with the public. Many are low-wage workers who can’t… Source: ‘Essential’ Or Not, These Workers Report For Duty | California Healthline

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Analysis: He Got Tested For Coronavirus. Then Came The Flood Of Medical Bills. | California Healthline

Hidden costs for ER visits and other fees could cost people thousands of dollars. Source: Analysis: He Got Tested For Coronavirus. Then Came The Flood Of Medical Bills. | California Healthline

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Blood Centers Will Collect Plasma From COVID-19 Survivors In Bid For Treatment | California Healthline

New guidelines issued Tuesday could speed a century-old therapy to those critically ill with the pandemic virus. Source: Blood Centers Will Collect Plasma From COVID-19 Survivors In Bid For Treatment | California Healthline

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With Coronavirus Rare In Rural Florida, Experts Dispute Way Forward | California Healthline

At least 30 states have issued statewide stay-at-home orders. Florida, one of the eight states with the highest number of COVID-19 cases recorded so far, is the only one in that group not to have s… Source: With Coronavirus Rare In Rural Florida, Experts Dispute Way Forward | California Healthline