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How I’m Living Now: Katie Couric, Journalist

The journalist is running her media company from the Hamptons, watching ‘Normal People,’ working on her memoir and not really paying attention to TV news.

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Terry Crews: A Mother’s Day tribute to my wife’s strength

It was a February morning and I was on the treadmill when Rebecca walked into the room, looked me in the eyes and said, “Terry, it’s cancer.”

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Watch Doctors Explain Why COVID-19 May Be More Dangerous for African Americans

The African American community is facing systemic forces that make them particularly vulnerable to the COVID-19 outbreak, two doctors said in a video series TIME is producing with Katie Couric.

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Push To Address Issue Of Diversity In Clinical Trials

The first female crash test dummy was implemented by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in 2003, and there is still no crash test dummy currently in use that effectively takes into account the biological differences between male and female bodies despite that females make up 50% of the driving population in the U.S., and that a female driver or passenger wearing their seatbelt is 17% more likely to be killed in a crash than a man.

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How To Give Back To The Most Vulnerable Communities On Giving Tuesday

Communities across the country are coming together right now in an unprecedented time of need to help one another meet their basic needs.

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New COVID-19 Tracking App May Find ‘Hotspots’ Across America

With widespread testing still not a reality, a new phone app aims to help epidemiologists track COVID-19 symptoms across the United States in real time.

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COVID-19 Symptom Tracker Keeps Cancer Patient Connected

The coronavirus pandemic is an unprecedented disruption to society and the healthcare community in particular. Any and all information that could help keep cancer patients as safe and connected as possible is welcomed.

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Bridging The Chasm Between The Haves And The Have-Nots In Cancer Trials

The current COVID-19 pandemic is amplifying how the social determinants of health (SDOH) impact access to healthcare in the United States.

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Oncology Central: ‘COVID Symptom Tracker’: an interview with SU2C CEO, Sung Poblete

In this interview, the CEO of Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C; CA, USA), Sung Poblete, PHD, RN speaks to us about SU2C’s involvement in the ‘COVID Symptom Tracker’ app and why it is so important to collect data on at-risk populations, including cancer patients and survivors.

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The New York Times: How Are You Feeling? Surveys Aim to Detect Covid-19 Hot Spots Early

Scientists have persuaded Britons and Israelis to fill out questionnaires about their health, to get ahead of the coronavirus by getting resources to the right place. The U.S. is next.

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