Author Justin Hunter ignored the warnings and raced his motorcycle when Hurricane Katrina was threatening the Gulf States in 2005. He's now warning EMS providers not to ignore the warnings of COVID-19.
A Wisconsin paramedic who treated COVID-19 patients inside a quarantine zone is giving his first-hand account of how he helped and why other providers should not be afraid of treating people.
The Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (CIDRAP) at the University of Minnesota has launched an online CIDRAP COVID-19 Resource Center.
The size of the outbreak matters as much as the lethality in terms of how deadly a disease is.
The disease caused by a new virus that emerged late last year in China and has since sickened tens of thousands of people now has an official name: COVID-19.