New guidance from the Food and Drug Administration allows hospitals to use emergency ventilators typically used in ambulances and anesthesia gas machines in place of standard ventilators. The agency also said nightstand CPAP machines used to treat sleep apnea and snoring could also be used to keep coronavirus patients breathing, as a last resort. … [Read more...] about U.S. ‘wasted’ months before preparing for virus pandemic
Those who doubt Schoep point to his past stunts. They say he tried to escape legal responsibility in the Charlottesville case by signing over control of the NSM to a black man. The move backfired and upset his members so much that some have said he had little choice but to step down. … [Read more...] about He says his Nazi days are over. Do you believe him?
The U.S. should also be willing to keep a minimum level of troops in the country for a significant period of time and to finance the Afghan security forces. When I commanded the NATO mission, we had 150,000 troops in the country, a number now reduced by 85% to about 14,000 U.S. and 5,000 allied forces. Casualties to U.S. and allied troops are likewise far below what we experienced a decade ago. The Afghan security forces are taking 95% of all casualties, and the NATO mission is in support, not in the lead — providing training, logistics, intelligence and some limited special-forces and air operations. Washington also needs to recognize the role Pakistan has played in supporting the Taliban for decades, and continue to pressure the Pakistanis to encourage the insurgents to come to the bargaining table. … [Read more...] about Guest Commentary: Calling off peace talks was essential, but there’s still a path forward with the Taliban
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“Additional cases in the United States are likely, but healthy individuals should be able to fully recover, and we think that will be a statement we can make with great surety now that we’ve gotten familiar with this problem,” President Donald Trump said. “They should be able to recover should they contract the virus. So healthy people, if you’re healthy, you’ll probably go through a process and you’ll be fine.” … [Read more...] about Coronavirus Update: New York Approved To Test For Virus