U.S. Could Have Saved 36,000 Lives If Social Distancing Started 1 Week Earlier: Study

As late as March 17, people eat at a restaurant along Ocean Drive in Miami Beach, Fla., several days after President Trump declared a national emergency. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Joe Raedle/Getty Images As late as March 17, people eat at a …

Too Much Alone Time? Tips To Connect And Find Joy While Social Distancing

Tracy Lee for NPR Tracy Lee for NPR We are social creatures. So it’s no surprise that quarantine fatigue has begun to set in. “Humans are wired to come together physically,” says psychologist Judith Moskowitz of Northwestern University. But, loneliness has become widespread in modern …

How Multigenerational Families Manage ‘Social Distancing’ Under One Roof

More than 64 million Americans live in multigenerational households. Despite the emotional and financial benefits of living together, families like the Walkers, at home in Florissant, Mo., face a particular set of challenges as COVID-19 continues to spread. Michael B. Thomas for KHN hide caption …