Puede que la moda y la ropa no sea lo primero que viene a tu mente cuando piensas en mantener distancia, pero ha resultado ser útil durante epidemias y situaciones pasadas.
The #SayTheirNames campaign recalls the long struggle by Black Americans to assert their humanity in death, with roots in the fight for slave burials.
From livening up household chores to connecting kids with relatives who are far away, music can a play a vital role.
From burial sites targeted by grave robbers to disposing of ashes at sea, the job of disposing of the unclaimed dead has a rich history. Sadly, it still goes on today and is on the rise.
In the UK, nobody collects patients' insurance information or credit card details. There's simply no charge for services, including doctor visits, ambulances and hospitalizations.
The United Kingdom does not have a written constitution or a specific plan for what to do if the prime minister is too ill to perform official duties.
In the past, maintaining physical distance was an important aspect of public life – and clothes played a big role.
Early Christians were urged to 'supervise' one another. In the present times, that theology is often used by the Vatican for a religious investigation a known as the apostolic visitation.
People who support Brexit want different results from the UK's departure from the EU – and they can't all get what they want.
High prescription drug costs are a widespread concern for consumers and policymakers. For patients who need specialty drugs, though, the problem is even worse, with no relief in sight.
Seven US bishops have been removed for covering up clergy sexual abuse since 2015 after decades of no accountability. An expert explains how Catholic movements and whistleblowers forced this change.
Despite many attempts, the Kurds have never won and kept their own nation -- though, after World War I, they came close.
Voters are primarily partisans, and they respond to party signals -- even when they claim otherwise.
En los años 20 y principios de los 30, sectores de la prensa estadounidense normalizaron el ascenso del fascismo.
Artificial intelligence holds great promise for medicine, but safeguards are needed to ensure it does not harm patients.
Most universities focus on teaching basic sciences with little reference to commercialisation of ideas and new technologies.
Last year, Pennsylvania’s grand jury report uncovered sexual abuse allegations by over 300 priests. A scholar explains how the report may have helped survivors come to terms with a painful past.
Democratic presidential candidates share many ideas and opinions. What they don't share, writes one historian, is the label 'liberal.'
Just what is Boris Johnson, the UK's new prime minister: a liberal or conservative? A historian writing a book about Brexit, the focus of much of Johnson's career, says the man is hard to pin down.
Doctor depression, burnout and suicide have been rising for some time, and overwork was considered the norm. A health care lawyer explains why the legal and regulatory systems must intervene.