Dr. Ashish Jha, director of the Harvard Global Health Institute, answers listener questions about immunity, the probability for another pandemic and the latest information on the coronavirus.
During a remote StoryCorps conversation this month from Stafford, N.Y., Dr. Roberto Vargas (left), his wife, Susan, and 10-year-old son, Xavier, talk about the challenges of staying safely distanced. Courtesy of the Vargas family hide caption toggle caption Courtesy of the Vargas family During a remote StoryCorps conversation this month from Stafford, N.Y., Dr. Roberto…
Craig Blinderman is a palliative care doctor at New York City. He shares his audio diary and talks with NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about caring for dying coronavirus patients.
Dr. Wanjiku Njoroge, the medical director for the Young Child Clinic at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, answers children's questions about COVID-19.
Dr. Tracey Henryan, an assistant health director at Grady Primary Care Center in Atlanta, answers listener questions on health disparities and treatments for COVID-19.
A busy market near the State Hospital in downtown Port-au-Prince. Despite a halt to air travel and other lockdown measures, Port-au-Prince looks as busy as ever, say observers. Pierre Michel Jean /AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Pierre Michel Jean /AFP via Getty Images A busy market near the State Hospital in downtown…
Dr. Helen Boucher, chief of the infectious diseases department at Tufts University Medical Center, talks about newly identified COVID-19 symptoms and takes listener questions.
Dr. Ashish Jha, director of the Harvard Global Health Institute, debunks popular misconceptions about COVID-19.
Dr. Jessica Zitter, a critical and palliative care specialist takes listener questions about advanced directives that doctors follow in critical situations.
A hospital in China says a doctor who was reprimanded by authorities for sounding an early warning about the coronavirus has died from the illness. Dr. Li Wenliang was a 34-year-old opthalmologist. MARY LOUISE KELLY, HOST: A doctor in China who sounded an early warning about the new coronavirus has now died of the illness.…