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For Older Adults, Home Care Has Become Harder to Find

The franchisees employ around 7,000 home care workers, most of them over 55 years of age. "We would like to add an additional 1,000 to 1,500 caregivers through this program," said Namrata Yocom-Jan, company president.In east Tennessee,…

How India is doing now after delta variant spread

A health worker preparing the Covid vaccination syringe for a beneficiary at a vaccination center in Mandir Marg on July 21, 2021 in New Delhi, India.Hindustan times | Hindustan times | Getty ImagesThe Delta variant was first discovered…

C.D.C. Warns of Superbug Fungus Outbreaks in 2 Cities

While C. auris has long been known to be difficult to treat, researchers first identified five patients in Texas and Washington, DC, whose infections did not respond to any of the three main classes of antifungal drugs. Pan-resistance had…