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Why people are flouting coronavirus social distancing precautions that we know save lives

Eblis/iStockBY: IVAN PEREIRA, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — People packed into a pool at Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri.Parks in New York City, the epicenter of the outbreak, jammed with sunbathersA crowded brunch spot in Colorado with diners celebrating Mother’s Day.With more than 100,000 Americans dead and rising from the novel coronavirus, health experts and…read more »

Coronavirus care in hospitals will be different come fall — here’s how

beerkoff/iStockBy DR. JAY BHATT, OLIVIA RUBIN, DR. MARK ABDELMALEK, MATTHEW MOSK and EDEN DAVID, ABC News(NEW YORK) — If a second wave of the novel coronavirus emerges in the U.S. this fall, medical experts said patients arriving in American emergency rooms will likely have an entirely different experience than what urgently sick patients saw earlier…read more »

Former TV anchor shares her recovery from massive stroke at 49

ABC NewsBy GMA Team, ABC News(NEW YORK) — Vivian King was 49 years old when she suffered a massive stroke.”I was in neurological ICU for 10 days and the hospital for a total of 32 days,” King, a former TV news anchor in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, told Good Morning America. “That was a huge shock for…read more »