Lulu Garcia-Navarro

Lulu Garcia-Navarro appears in the following:

'Pick Me Up, Dust Me Off' Helps 1 Infection Preventionist Keep Going Amid The Crisis

Sunday, April 19, 2020

Monica Raymond of Burlington, Vermont shares the song that's helping her get through this pandemic, "Pick Me Up, Dust Me Off" by Carleton Stone.

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'Deaths Of Despair' Author Discusses How Economic Crises Can Worsen Mortality Rates

Sunday, April 19, 2020

Economic downturns can lead to higher mortality rates. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Anne Case, an economist at Princeton University, about the public health costs of the economic shutdown.

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Police In Maryland Town: Please Remember To Wear Pants When Checking The Mail

Sunday, April 19, 2020

Maryland's Taneytown police department posted a joking reminder asking residents to wear pants when going to their mailboxes.

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Infectious Disease Expert Weighs In On U.S. Coronavirus Testing

Sunday, April 19, 2020

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks with Barry Bloom, a professor of public health at Harvard University and a specialist in infectious diseases, about how the U.S. is doing with COVID-19 testing.

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Monthly Music Roundup With Alt.Latino's Felix Contreras

Sunday, April 12, 2020

Alt.Latino host Felix Contreras offers a playlist of music that's comforting him and his listeners amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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Hindered By A Pandemic, Religious Leaders Prepare For Holidays

Sunday, April 05, 2020

Leaders across faiths in the country are working to bring a sense of community to their congregations, as religious spaces shut down during a worsening coronavirus outbreak.

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Congress Has Committed $2 Trillion To Economic Relief. It's Considering Even More

Sunday, April 05, 2020

With millions suddenly out of work, U.S. lawmakers are drafting for another coronavirus relief bill. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Rep. Nita Lowey, head of the House Appropriations committee.

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State Unemployment Systems Crumple Under Unprecedented Demand

Sunday, April 05, 2020

As about 10 million Americans have lost their jobs, a scale of economic agony governments are still struggling to handle. For furloughed workers, fighting overwhelmed websites is one more indignity.

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Kandace Springs Pays Tribute To 'The Women Who Raised' Her

Sunday, April 05, 2020

Kandace Springs' latest album consists of covers of the women in jazz she idolized growing up. "It's a tribute record to give back to what they've inspired me to do as an artist," she says.

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A World In Need Of Peaceful Distraction Spurs A Jigsaw Puzzle Renaissance

Sunday, April 05, 2020

Sales of puzzles are breaking records as people seek meditative ways to while away the hours at home. The pastime's not without haters, though: "even more than a chore they seem like a punishment."

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Chinese Folk Music Meets Appalachian Tradition On 'Wu Fei And Abigail Washburn'

Sunday, April 05, 2020

Each a virtuoso in their own right, longtime friends and Wu Fei and Abigail Washburn team up for a tradition-blending debut album of folk music.

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In 'Hidden Valley Road,' A Family's Journey Helps Shift The Science Of Mental Illness

Sunday, April 05, 2020

Over the years, six of the Galvins' 12 children were diagnosed with schizophrenia. Robert Kolker, who has a new book on the family, says "there is a lot of hope and inspiration in this story."

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A Historian Looks Ahead At A Transformed Post-Pandemic World

Sunday, April 05, 2020

It's changing the way we work, we live, we communicate, what we expect from our governments. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Yuval Noah Harari about what happens once COVID-19 is beaten.

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Look Good, Feel Good: Keeping Up Your Beauty Routine As Self-Care

Sunday, April 05, 2020

Taking care of your grooming can be a critical piece of your psychological health. NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro speaks to The Cut's beauty director, Kathleen Hou, about people's pandemic beauty regimens.

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What's On Your Coronavirus Survival Playlist?

Sunday, April 05, 2020

Weekend Edition wants to hear about the songs that are getting you through this difficult time. Host Lulu Garcia-Navarro kicks things off with her pick: "Rise Up" by Andra Day.

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What It's Like For Doctors On The Front Lines Of The Coronavirus Pandemic

Sunday, March 29, 2020

Dr. Kimberly Brown, an emergency room physician serving communities in northern Mississippi, talks about her experiences during the coronavirus outbreak.

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Hospital Chaplains Bring Hope And Solace To COVID-19 Patients And Staff

Sunday, March 29, 2020

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with Mike Yonkers, a chaplain at University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle. He's counseling patients with COVID-19, their families and hospital staff.

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An Italian Doctor On Lessons Learned From The Coronavirus Outbreak

Sunday, March 29, 2020

NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks to Giacomo Grasselli, who heads an intensive care unit at a Milan hospital.

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Yes, Pandemic Musical Parodies Are A Thing Now

Sunday, March 29, 2020

Along with pandemic memes, musical parodies are the latest online thing you can share with friends to spread a smile.

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What Does COVID-19 Feel Like? One Patient Shares His Experience

Sunday, March 29, 2020

Christopher Gonzales Lacorte of Atlanta shares his experience being presumptively positive for COVID 19 — presumptively, because the hospital ran out of tests.

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