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CDC recommends 3 feet for social distancing, down from 6, in revised school reopening guidelines

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced new guidance for schools to say that students can safely social distance with 3 feet of space rather than 6 feet, a move that will allow more students to return to classrooms faster. “CDC now recommends that, with universal masking, students should maintain a distance of at… Read More »

Clinicians bracing for mental health impact amid reopening reversals

Many mental health experts have described clients’ increasing anxiety and depression amid the coronavirus pandemic. However, with many states pausing or rolling back reopenings, clinicians now worry about worsening episodes given mistrust, fear of the unknown and a perceived false sense of hope. A number of stressors are manifesting in people, Anisha Patel-Dunn, psychiatrist and chief medical… Read More »

Dentist service won’t return to normal ‘for some time’ despite reopening

Dentists in England may resume working at their practice from June 8. But Dr Mark Porter knows that dental colleagues are “really struggling” with the idea. Appearing on Good Morning Britain, on Friday May 29, Dr Porter addressed Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s plan to re-open dentists from June 8. Dr Porter began by stating that… Read More »

New York Gov. Cuomo expands phased reopening to five regions in state, but not NYC

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks at a daily briefing during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at the State Capitol in Albany, New York, April 29, 2020. Mike Segar | Reuters Five regions in New York will be allowed to begin a phased reopening of their economies starting Friday, allowing construction work to… Read More »