PPE Shortages Impact Global Diseases; Broader Impact Of Remote WorkPlay
The global fight against HIV, malaria and tuberculosis has seen success in recent years. But with medical workers and resources shifted to combatting COVID-19, these other diseases are again on the rise. Dr. Seema Yasmin explains. Also, we speak with Derek Thompson, senior editor at the Atlantic, who writes about the larger implications of so many people working remotely in the pandemic. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's Aug. 5, 2020, full broadcast. You can find more at hereandnow.org — and follow us on Twitter, Instagram or join the conversation on Facebook.
This segment aired on August 5, 2020.