There have been dramatic spikes in demand for sedatives, pain medications, paralytics, and other drugs that are crucial for patients who are on ventilators.
There are lots of questions about the novel coronavirus that we try to answer, including whether we should wear masks, if the U.S. is testing enough and if there’s a drug that can treat COVID-19.
More than 3,300 people have died of COVID-19 in China since the coronavirus surfaced there late last year. On Saturday, residents expressed their grief for the neighbors they’ve lost so far.
But other cases may have to be decided sooner, among them those involving subpoenas for Donald Trump’s financial records, and cases involving the Electoral College.
“I feel happy to have a job that is important,” says a clerk in Portland, Ore. “But safe? No way!” A graphic artist relays the worries, pleas and pride from key workers on the pandemic’s front line.
Laura Gao is a native of Wuhan, China — where the coronavirus outbreak began. As the virus spread, Wuhan captured the world’s attention. Her comic offers a personal look at the city she loves.
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