sam thomas/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Bored during COVID-19 lockdown? You're not alone. But why is it that some people can cope with boredom better than others? That was the question posed by researchers from Washington State University, who looked into how the brain behaves when people are faced with dull tasks. To do this, they came up […]
Manuel Tauber-Romieri/iStock(NEW YORK) -- With millions of Americans working from home during the COVID-19 crisis, our pets are becoming more important to our health than ever, reports the American Heart Association. The organization is bringing back its "Best Friend Fridays" initiative in June to encourage people to incorporate pets into their workday and enjoy the mental […]
ABC/Heidi Gutman(NEW YORK) -- Alec Baldwin returns as host of Match Game’s fifth season this weekend, just in time to help you escape the doldrums of quarantine.Baldwin has been spending his quarantine in Long Island, New York with a full house -- four kids under the age of six and his expectant wife, Hilaria. They’ve […]
(NEW YORK) -- Here's the latest information on the COVID-19 coronavirus as of 9:30 a.m. ET. Latest reported numbers globally per Johns Hopkins University Global diagnosed cases: 5,837,541 Global deaths: 360,919. The United States has the most deaths of any single country, with 101,621. Number of countries/regions: at least 188 Total patients recovered globally: 2,437,965 […]
The following interim guidance may help prevent workplace exposures to acute respiratory illnesses, including COVID-19, in non-healthcare settings. The guidance also provides planning considerations if there are more widespread, community outbreaks of COVID-19.
CDC has guidance for administrators of group homes (GHs) for people with disabilities. GH administrators may consider implementing several strategies to encourage behaviors that reduce the spread of COVID-19.