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Why are people panic buying during the Corona Virus pandemic?

ldodgson@businessinsider.com (Lindsay Dodgson)INSIDERMarch 22, 2020, 5:35 AM PDT Over the past couple of weeks, people visiting grocery stores have been met by an apocalyptic sight — empty shelves. Essentials like toilet paper, pasta, and vegetables have been selling out in supermarkets everywhere. This panic buying in response to the COVID-19 coronavirus is due to the brain’s survival […]

Nurses share photos of bruised faces after 13+ hour shifts

Meghan HolohanTODAY•March 24, 2020 Italian nurses share selfies of bruised faces after 13-hour shifts As Italy faces one of the largest outbreaks of coronavirus, Italian nurses are taking to social media to share what it’s really like trying to save lives during the global pandemic. Selfies featuring their exhausted and bruised faces have gone viral on social media. […]