Tag Archives: Services

As Pandemic Eases, Many Seniors Have Lost Strength, May Need Rehabilitative Services

By Judith Graham Ronald Lundquist, 87, has been active all his life. So, he wasn’t prepared for what happened when he stopped going out during the coronavirus pandemic and spent most of his time, inactive, at home. “I found it hard to get up and get out of bed,” said Lundquist, who lives with his… Read More »

‘Covid has hurt NHS and recovery for mental health services will be costly’

The pandemic has inflicted ­terrible collateral damage on the NHS which will necessitate huge rises in health spending for the foreseeable future. In the cancer field, the pandemic has led to delays in diagnosis and treatment but there are deeper wounds. Work on discovery and ­development of new drugs and diagnostics were abandoned. Labs were… Read More »

4 UCSF Faculty Elected to the National Academy of Medicine for 2020 – UCSF News Services

Four UC San Francisco faculty members are among the 100 new national and international members elected this year to the National Academy of Medicine (NAM), one of the highest honors in the fields of health of medicine. Membership in the NAM recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievements and commitment to service in the… Read More »