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Our in-house team synthesizes scientific research and translates them into easy-to-digest content for you to get educated on the latest health and healthcare information.

How Does It Feel To Have COVID-19?
COVID-19

How Does It Feel To Have COVID-19?

Fever, shortness of breath, nausea, headache, and body aches is what it feels like to have coronavirus COVID-19. Four Americans retell their experiences of living through the Coronavirus COVID-19. They had symptoms including shortness of breath, fever, cough, and muscle aches. This article also addresses mild, moderate, and severe cases of COVID-19 and what it feels like.

Khang T. Vuong, MHA
Khang T. Vuong, MHA6 Apr 2022
Coronavirus Update: New York, NY
Public Health

Coronavirus Update: New York, NY

Updated November 17th, 2020 - New confirmed cases of Coronavirus COVID-19 in New York City, Westchester County, Nassau County, Brooklyn, Queens. The total number of coronavirus cases in NYC is now 288,000

Khang T. Vuong, MHA
Khang T. Vuong, MHA20 Dec 2020
Can Dogs Get COVID-19?
Public Health

Can Dogs Get COVID-19?

A few cases of dogs tested weak positives of Coronavirus but no evidence they can transmit to humans directly and infect humans with the virus. At this time, there is no evidence that pets, including cats and dogs, play a role in spreading COVID-19 to people. The virus that causes COVID-19 spreads mainly from person to person, typically through respiratory droplets from coughing, sneezing, or talking. At this point, there is no evidence that animals can transmit coronavirus to humans. 

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso24 Aug 2021
List of Hospitals in NYC
Tips

List of Hospitals in NYC

Comprehensive list of public and private hospitals in the NYC, Brooklyn, Queens, and adjacent areas. Phone number and address.

Khang T. Vuong, MHA
Khang T. Vuong, MHA20 Dec 2020
Where To Get a Free Rapid COVID-19 Test in New York City?
Public Health

Where To Get a Free Rapid COVID-19 Test in New York City?

NYC rapid testing is available in all boroughs; Staten Island, the Bronx, Queens, Manhattan, and Brooklyn. You can get a free COVID-19 test in NYC in all 5 boroughs.

Khang T. Vuong, MHA
Khang T. Vuong, MHA6 Apr 2022
Are You Washing Your Hands Properly?
Tips

Are You Washing Your Hands Properly?

Only 5% of people wash their hands long enough to kill germs after they go to the bathroom. Read more to learn how to properly wash your hands.

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso14 Aug 2021
Healthcare Terms You Should Know
Tips

Healthcare Terms You Should Know

1 out of 10 Americans know four basic health insurance terms. Here's a comprehensive collection of all the healthcare terms you need to know for receiving the best care.

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso14 Aug 2021
Medicare for All - How much will it cost?
Op-ed

Medicare for All - How much will it cost?

We conducted a literature review of recent studies regarding Medicare for All and looked at possible outcomes in terms of costs to the average American

Khang T. Vuong, MHA
Khang T. Vuong, MHA8 Feb 2021
The Best Health Insurance Options for Freelancers in NYC
Health Insurance

The Best Health Insurance Options for Freelancers in NYC

Many independent workers (35%) go without health insurance because of the high costs associated with premiums. Without insurance, the price for an urgent care visit can vary as much as three times. These numbers are even higher in cities such as New York.

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso14 Aug 2021
Mira Named Among Accenture Health's Top 11 Innovation Finalists
Press Release

Mira Named Among Accenture Health's Top 11 Innovation Finalists

Mira, among Xealth, Carrot Health, CapitalRX, InsightRX named finalists for the 2020 Accenture Innovation Challenge

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso14 Aug 2021
Orthocoronavirinae & Coronavirus COVID-19 - What is it? How are they different?
Tips

Orthocoronavirinae & Coronavirus COVID-19 - What is it? How are they different?

Coronaviruses are a large group of viruses including Orthocoronavirinae that can cause illnesses as minor as a cold, or as serious as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), according to the World Health Organization. The virus can be spread from an animal to a human. The coronavirus has also spread internationally, with recorded cases in the U.S., Thailand, South Korea, Taiwan, and several others. Strict travel restrictions are currently in place to China. COVID-19 has to lead to a global emergency as well as a state of emergency in New York State. Orthocoronavirnae is the subfamily of coronavirus.

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso14 Aug 2021
#GetOut- 5 Fun Things to do While at JPM
Insights

#GetOut- 5 Fun Things to do While at JPM

Many people travel to San Francisco for business-related reasons. And although you may typically be alone during these trips, that doesn't mean you should stay in your hotel!

Alyssa Corso
Alyssa Corso14 Aug 2021