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States recruit health care professionals to combat COVID-19

New York National Guard members Reagan Long and Naomi Velez register patients at a COVID-19 testing location in Glenn Island Park, New Rochelle, on March 14.

Jiayu Zhan, Staff Writer

May 3, 2020

States have struggled to expand the workforce of medical professionals, thus resorting to deploying those waiting for licenses, retired or graduating from medical school.

Health care workers face dangerous COVID-19 conditions

A substantial amount of health care workers reported that they experienced mental health disorder symptoms after working with COVID-19 patients in China.

Lauren Chen, Owen Spargo, and Jiayu Zhan

May 3, 2020

As COVID-19 cases continue to increase, health care workers around the world are working hard to keep citizens healthy while struggling to care for their own physical and mental health.

Americans struggle during nationwide PPE shortage

American citizens in many major cities must now follow guidelines for wearing masks whenever in public areas.

Lauren Chen, Sarah Kim, and Thyra Beckley

May 3, 2020

U.S. officials and experts have been recommending the usage of homemade alternatives for masks while addressing the most pressing uncertainties surrounding these protective measures.

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