Tagged: Centers For Disease Control & Prevention

2020’s Other Tragedy (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

2020’s Other Tragedy (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

OpinionHealth CareLegalEditor's Note

You might not realize that COVID-19 wasn’t the only driver of the national spike in deaths last year. Deaths from opioid overdoses roared to more than 7,200 in May 2020 and remained well above pre-pandemic levels thereafter. read more >

Arkansas Mortuaries Busy Serving In Surge of Grief

Arkansas Mortuaries Busy Serving In Surge of Grief

Health CareTechnology & TelecomCover Story

Death is always a sensitive topic, but particularly so a year into a pandemic that has killed nearly half a million Americans. Jeff Smith of the growing Smith Family Funeral Homes chain tackles it head-on. read more >

Truckers Seek Access to Early Vaccines

Truckers Seek Access to Early Vaccines

Health CareTransportation

The American Trucking Associations in Washington, D.C., is lobbying to ensure the nation’s drivers aren’t forgotten where the coronavirus vaccine is concerned. read more >