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Trump: Signs Missed, Steps Slowed In Pandemic Response

By the time President Donald Trump first spoke publicly about the coronavirus, it may already have been too late.

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The Walker family ― (standing from left) Michael "Amir" Nimrod, Andre'a Walker-Nimrod, Wilma Walker, Howard Walker, (seated) matriarch Evelyn Whitfield and Maleeya Nimrod ― pose for a portrait at the Walker residence on March 21, 2020, in Florissant, Missouri. (Photo by Michael B. Thomas for KHN)

Multigenerational Homes: ‘Staying Away From Grandma’ Isn’t An Option

The multigenerational Walker family never thought having an age range of 3 to 96 under the same roof would be risky.

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Avoiding Stress Eating When Social Distancing

While we may joke and post memes online about eating all day when being forced to stay inside, emotional eating can negatively affect your health.

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Coronavirus & Alzheimer’s: What Family Caregivers Need to Know

The Coronavirus pandemic threatens the health of millions in this country and around the world, but the virus presents unique challenges for more than 5 million Americans living with Alzheimer’s.

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U.S. ‘Wasted’ Months Before Preparing For Virus Pandemic

As the first alarms sounded in early January that an outbreak of a novel coronavirus in China might ignite a global pandemic, the Trump administration squandered nearly two months that could have been used to bolster the federal stockpile

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Music Soothes Soul During COVID-19 Pandemic

In Italy, people isolated by the COVID-19 pandemic stood on apartment balconies, singing “Bella Ciao” together into the night.

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