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Michigan Partially Lifts Order Barring Nursing Home Visits During Pandemic

After more than three months of waiting, families and friends of some residents in nursing homes and other long-term care facilities will be able to visit their loved ones in person.

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Director Robert Gordon signed two orders Tuesday that provide for expanded visitations at group facilities, including nursing homes and facilities for youths who are in child care institutions or juvenile justice facilities.

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In Need of Vacation: Lack of Time Off Damaging Mental Health

Perhaps the Fourth of July holiday couldn’t be coming at a better time for the workforce. With remote work having taken center stage and conversations around it focusing on appropriate levels of engagement, how to work from home consistently and maintain work-life balance, it seems a day off is just what the doctor ordered.

A recent study from healthcare benefits provider Aetna International surveyed 1,000 employees from the U.K., U.S. Singapore and the UAE, asking questions about the state of mental and physical health in the workplace. The results may not surprise you.

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Dr. Gupta Explains The Differences Between Mask Types

CNN’s Dr. Sanjay Gupta breaks down the effectiveness between different types of masks in preventing the spread of Covid-19, according to a study done by Florida Atlantic University.

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Sen. Sanborn: Access To Affordable Health Coverage Critical To Combating, Containing COVID-19

The need has never been more apparent than it is now, amid a pandemic and an economic downturn.