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British health secretary ‘speechless’ after coronavirus scientist broke lockdown rules to meet married mistress

British health secretary ‘speechless’ after coronavirus scientist broke lockdown rules to meet married mistress

Britain’s health minister hinted that police could get involved in the matter of one of the government’s key scientific coronavirus advisers who broke lockdown [...] Read full article: British health secretary ‘speechless’ af...→

British health secretary ‘speechless’ after coronavirus scientist broke lockdown rules to meet married mistress

British health secretary ‘speechless’ after coronavirus scientist broke lockdown rules to meet married mistress

Britain’s health minister hinted that police could get involved in the matter of one of the government’s key scientific coronavirus advisers who broke lockdown [...] Read full article: British health secretary ‘speechless’ af...→

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

Local health authorities have warned about engaging in group vocal performances without strict safety measures in place, noting the added risk of airborne viru [...] Read full article: California pastor tests positive for cor...→

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

President Trump on Tuesday announced a $19 billion coronavirus food assistance program to support farmers and ranchers and “maintain the health of the food sup [...] Read full article: Trump announces $19B to farmers, rancher...→

On the front lines of the fight against coronavirus is San Diego County’s Health [...]

On the front lines of the fight against coronavirus is San Diego County’s Health [...]

On the front lines of the fight against coronavirus is San Diego County’s Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) The public health department is responsible f [...] Read full article: On the front lines of the fight against ...→

Health officials announce 110 new coronavirus-related deaths in Mass., bringing death toll to 5,592 with 82,182 confirmed cases

Health officials announce 110 new coronavirus-related deaths in Mass., bringing death toll to 5,592 with 82,182 confirmed cases

BOSTON (WHDH) – There are now 83,421 confirmed coronavirus cases in Massachusetts, up from 82,182 cases on Thursday, health officials announced Friday and 5,59 [...] Read full article: Health officials announce 110 new corona...→

EU health agency ‘optimistic’ coronavirus vaccine could be available by 2021

EU health agency ‘optimistic’ coronavirus vaccine could be available by 2021

The European Union’s European Medicines Agency on Thursday said they are “optimistic” that a coronavirus vaccine would be available at the beginning of next ye [...] Read full article: EU health agency ‘optimistic’ coronaviru...→

How to get free mental health help during the coronavirus pandemic

How to get free mental health help during the coronavirus pandemic

45% of adults in the U.S. say coronavirus pandemic is having a negative effect on their mental health, according to a poll. Read full article: How to get free mental health help durin...→

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on coronavirus crisis, May 13

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on coronavirus crisis, May 13

— Healthy SCC (@HealthySCC) May 13, 2020... Santa Clara County public health officials give updates on the COVID-19 crisis. Today’s topic is COVID-19 informati [...] Read full article: Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health ...→

Transcript: Lanhee Chen on shortfalls of the World Health Organization's coronavirus action

Transcript: Lanhee Chen on shortfalls of the World Health Organization's coronavirus action

In an interview with "Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan, Hoover Insitute's Lanhee Chen discusses the ongoing scrutiny over the WHO's response to COVI [...] Read full article: Transcript: Lanhee Chen on shortfalls of...→

‘The New Church of England’: Coronavirus Renews Pride in U.K.’s Health Service

‘The New Church of England’: Coronavirus Renews Pride in U.K.’s Health Service

It was looking run down after 10 years of austerity. But the British health service’s performance in the pandemic has restored its mythic status to the nation. Read full article: ‘The New Church of England’: Coronavirus...→

Mental health resources as coronavirus outbreak continues

Mental health resources as coronavirus outbreak continues

Feeling isolated or frustrated? Learn ways to connect with people virtually, get counseling or manage your stress. Read full article: Mental health resources as coronavirus o...→

Health Officials Warn Mysterious Voice Calling For People To Come Out And Play In Middle Of Night Could Be Coronavirus

Health Officials Warn Mysterious Voice Calling For People To Come Out And Play In Middle Of Night Could Be Coronavirus

Social distancing restrictions may be loosening around the country, but health officials are warning we may not be completely out of the woods yet. We’ve got e [...] Read full article: Health Officials Warn Mysterious Voice C...→

Health workers badly hit as Russia becomes coronavirus hotspot

Health workers badly hit as Russia becomes coronavirus hotspot

Health workers in Russia are being badly hit as the coronavirus epidemic in the country surges. Read full article: Health workers badly hit as Russia becom...→

Coronavirus Latest: Philadelphia To Launch Cash Grant Program To Help Low-Income Families Struggling During Health Pandemic

Coronavirus Latest: Philadelphia To Launch Cash Grant Program To Help Low-Income Families Struggling During Health Pandemic

The City of Philadelphia is launching a program to help residents who are struggling financially because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Philadelphia To Laun...→

Ousted government scientist who pushed back on Trump-touted coronavirus treatment speaks out

Ousted government scientist who pushed back on Trump-touted coronavirus treatment speaks out

Rick Bright says he was removed from his position as head of a key agency created to help defend the country against outbreaks after repeated warnings to his b [...] Read full article: Ousted government scientist who pushed b...→

16 weeks of crisis: Inside the Philadelphia health department's war on the coronavirus

16 weeks of crisis: Inside the Philadelphia health department's war on the coronavirus

"You can study a pandemic till you’re blue in the face, but you never know what it’s going to be like until it happens." Read full article: 16 weeks of crisis: Inside the Philadelp...→

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley told Philadelphians they will have to change their behavior about wearing face coverings as the city approaches the next [...] Read full article: Philly Health Commissioner Says Resident...→

U.S. rejects

U.S. rejects "reproductive health" terms in WHO coronavirus response resolution, says there's no "international right to abortion"

The United States largely supported the resolution, but took issue with language in the resolution about "sexual and reproductive health." Read full article: U.S. rejects "reproductive health" terms...→

Nigeria impounds British plane, claims it violated rules designed to stop spread of coronavirus

Nigeria impounds British plane, claims it violated rules designed to stop spread of coronavirus

A British-operated plane has been impounded in Nigeria, officials announced Sunday, claiming the pilot ignored the country’s flight ban aimed at curbing the sp [...] Read full article: Nigeria impounds British plane, claims i...→

Pennsylvania protesters call for cops to ‘lock up’ health secretary

Pennsylvania protesters call for cops to ‘lock up’ health secretary

Protesters in Pennsylvania calling for the governor to reopen the state amid the coronavirus pandemic called to “lock up” the state’s health secretary at a dem [...] Read full article: Pennsylvania protesters call for cops to...→

Robert O'Brien: Ventilators for coronavirus — US is Arsenal of Health in war on COVID-19

Robert O'Brien: Ventilators for coronavirus — US is Arsenal of Health in war on COVID-19

President Trump took decisive action to meet the anticipated demand for ventilators and, in the process, organized an industrial ramp-up the likes of which we [...] Read full article: Robert O'Brien: Ventilators for coronavi...→

Studies Raise Concern of Mental Health Risks Linked to Coronavirus Lockdowns

Studies Raise Concern of Mental Health Risks Linked to Coronavirus Lockdowns

Studies are raising concerns about the effects of coronavirus business lockdowns and social distancing on mental health. Read full article: Studies Raise Concern of Mental Health R...→

Coronavirus: Fighter jets set for Wednesday flyover to salute health care workers

Coronavirus: Fighter jets set for Wednesday flyover to salute health care workers

The pilots fly out of the 144th Fighter Wing in Fresno, and will be going over Richmond and Oakland around 10:43 a.m. and San Jose around 10:56. Read full article: Coronavirus: Fighter jets set for Wednes...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

The city of Philadelphia remains in the state's red phase, despite some promising declines in cases recently. Philadelphia Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farle [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commiss...→

Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dept. collection of hospital patient info for coronavirus response

Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dept. collection of hospital patient info for coronavirus response

Two Minnesota Republican lawmakers say the state’s Department of Health is collecting information from hospitals without the consent of patients and on Tuesday [...] Read full article: Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dep...→

New York Health Department sent over 1,600 damaged coronavirus tests to nursing homes

New York Health Department sent over 1,600 damaged coronavirus tests to nursing homes

The state Health Department ordered counties to ramp up coronavirus testing in nursing homes — and sent them over 1,600 damaged test kits. The kits distributed [...] Read full article: New York Health Department sent over 1,6...→

Rising coronavirus cases coming from Mexico threaten a relapse in southern California, health officials warn

Rising coronavirus cases coming from Mexico threaten a relapse in southern California, health officials warn

As California begins to etch open its economy after almost two months in lockdown, an inflow of coronavirus cases south of the border – where the illness is ye [...] Read full article: Rising coronavirus cases coming from Mex...→

New York, New Jersey allow coronavirus-infected health care workers to tend to sick, elderly after just 7 days

New York, New Jersey allow coronavirus-infected health care workers to tend to sick, elderly after just 7 days

The coronavirus has had a chillingly unequal impact on the elderly, including the many millions of Americans who live in long-term care facilities or require a [...] Read full article: New York, New Jersey allow coronavirus-i...→

Fauci, other health officials to testify before Senate panel via videoconference amid coronavirus concerns

Fauci, other health officials to testify before Senate panel via videoconference amid coronavirus concerns

Dr. Anthony Fauci and other public health officials will testify this week before a key Senate committee via videoconference due to the threats posed by the no [...] Read full article: Fauci, other health officials to testify...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Top U.S. Health Officials Will Quarantine After Exposure

Coronavirus Live Updates: Top U.S. Health Officials Will Quarantine After Exposure

Three members of the coronavirus task force, including Dr. Anthony Fauci, were exposed to people who tested positive. In Geneva, more than 1,500 people waited [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Top U.S. Healt...→

Weld County public health director to retire as area remains a focal point for coronavirus

Weld County public health director to retire as area remains a focal point for coronavirus

Dr. Mark Wallace, the director of the Weld County Department of Public Health and Environment, is retiring from the agency at the end of the month to “spend mo [...] Read full article: Weld County public health director to re...→

Calls for investigation after FL Health Dept accused of ousting data mgr for not covering up coronavirus numbers

Calls for investigation after FL Health Dept accused of ousting data mgr for not covering up coronavirus numbers

Florida’s Department of health is facing heated questions over the sudden removal of a top manager responsible for tracking COVID-19 cases. Investigative Repor [...] Read full article: Calls for investigation after FL Health ...→

Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fellow health care workers cope during coronavirus pandemic

Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fellow health care workers cope during coronavirus pandemic

"We heal the general public, our patients. But we also have this untapped power to heal one another," Tara Rynders told Newsweek. Read full article: Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fel...→

Georgia Department of Health slammed for misleading coronavirus data

Georgia Department of Health slammed for misleading coronavirus data

The Georgia Department of Public Health has come under fire for sharing erroneous data that suggested the number of confirmed coronavirus cases decreasing – pr [...] Read full article: Georgia Department of Health slammed for...→

Coronavirus pandemic could cause

Coronavirus pandemic could cause "major mental health crisis," U.N. says

"Many people are distressed due to the immediate health impacts of the virus and the consequences of physical isolation," the U.N. brief says. Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic could cause "major ...→

PA's Transgender Health Secretary Snaps over Reporter Calling Her 'Sir'

PA's Transgender Health Secretary Snaps over Reporter Calling Her 'Sir'

PA Health Secretary Rachel Levine, the nation’s first openly transgender public health secretary, lashed out at a reporter for misgendering. Read full article: PA's Transgender Health Secretary Snaps ...→

PA Health Secretary Moved Mother from Nursing Home During Pandemic

PA Health Secretary Moved Mother from Nursing Home During Pandemic

Pennsylvania's Health Secretary Rachel Levine moved her 95-year-old mother from a Pennsylvania nursing home during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: PA Health Secretary Moved Mother from Nu...→

Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronavirus outbreak ‘in the interest of public health and safety’

Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronavirus outbreak ‘in the interest of public health and safety’

Bob Dylan called off his upcoming U.S. tour on Tuesday, making the legendary musician among the latest major artists to cancel shows because of the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronav...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts Testify U.S. Still Lacks Critical Capabilities to Contain Spikes

Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts Testify U.S. Still Lacks Critical Capabilities to Contain Spikes

Dr. Anthony S. Fauci told senators that if the country did not adequately prepare, “then we run the risk of having a resurgence.” Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts...→

Feds spent nearly $100B on pandemic readiness, health security in decade leading up to coronavirus crisis

Feds spent nearly $100B on pandemic readiness, health security in decade leading up to coronavirus crisis

Over the past decade, the U.S. government spent nearly $100 billion on preparation for major health crises including pandemics, according to a 2018 paper on su [...] Read full article: Feds spent nearly $100B on pandemic read...→

Pence Press Secretary Katie Miller Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Pence Press Secretary Katie Miller Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Vice President Mike Pence's press secretary, Katie Miller, has tested positive for the Chinese coronavirus. Read full article: Pence Press Secretary Katie Miller Tests...→

Calls for investigation after FL Health Dept accused of ousting data mgr for not covering up coronavirus numbers

Calls for investigation after FL Health Dept accused of ousting data mgr for not covering up coronavirus numbers

Florida’s Department of health is facing heated questions over the sudden removal of a top manager responsible for tracking COVID-19 cases. Investigative Repor [...] Read full article: Calls for investigation after FL Health ...→

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley told Philadelphians they will have to change their behavior about wearing face coverings as the city approaches the next [...] Read full article: Philly Health Commissioner Says Resident...→

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

President Trump on Tuesday announced a $19 billion coronavirus food assistance program to support farmers and ranchers and “maintain the health of the food sup [...] Read full article: Trump announces $19B to farmers, rancher...→

Georgia Department of Health slammed for misleading coronavirus data

Georgia Department of Health slammed for misleading coronavirus data

The Georgia Department of Public Health has come under fire for sharing erroneous data that suggested the number of confirmed coronavirus cases decreasing – pr [...] Read full article: Georgia Department of Health slammed for...→

Nigeria impounds British plane, claims it violated rules designed to stop spread of coronavirus

Nigeria impounds British plane, claims it violated rules designed to stop spread of coronavirus

A British-operated plane has been impounded in Nigeria, officials announced Sunday, claiming the pilot ignored the country’s flight ban aimed at curbing the sp [...] Read full article: Nigeria impounds British plane, claims i...→

Health officials announce 110 new coronavirus-related deaths in Mass., bringing death toll to 5,592 with 82,182 confirmed cases

Health officials announce 110 new coronavirus-related deaths in Mass., bringing death toll to 5,592 with 82,182 confirmed cases

BOSTON (WHDH) – There are now 83,421 confirmed coronavirus cases in Massachusetts, up from 82,182 cases on Thursday, health officials announced Friday and 5,59 [...] Read full article: Health officials announce 110 new corona...→

Coronavirus pandemic could cause

Coronavirus pandemic could cause "major mental health crisis," U.N. says

"Many people are distressed due to the immediate health impacts of the virus and the consequences of physical isolation," the U.N. brief says. Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic could cause "major ...→

Robert O'Brien: Ventilators for coronavirus — US is Arsenal of Health in war on COVID-19

Robert O'Brien: Ventilators for coronavirus — US is Arsenal of Health in war on COVID-19

President Trump took decisive action to meet the anticipated demand for ventilators and, in the process, organized an industrial ramp-up the likes of which we [...] Read full article: Robert O'Brien: Ventilators for coronavi...→

How to get free mental health help during the coronavirus pandemic

How to get free mental health help during the coronavirus pandemic

45% of adults in the U.S. say coronavirus pandemic is having a negative effect on their mental health, according to a poll. Read full article: How to get free mental health help durin...→

PA Health Secretary Moved Mother from Nursing Home During Pandemic

PA Health Secretary Moved Mother from Nursing Home During Pandemic

Pennsylvania's Health Secretary Rachel Levine moved her 95-year-old mother from a Pennsylvania nursing home during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: PA Health Secretary Moved Mother from Nu...→

Coronavirus: Fighter jets set for Wednesday flyover to salute health care workers

Coronavirus: Fighter jets set for Wednesday flyover to salute health care workers

The pilots fly out of the 144th Fighter Wing in Fresno, and will be going over Richmond and Oakland around 10:43 a.m. and San Jose around 10:56. Read full article: Coronavirus: Fighter jets set for Wednes...→

Transcript: Lanhee Chen on shortfalls of the World Health Organization's coronavirus action

Transcript: Lanhee Chen on shortfalls of the World Health Organization's coronavirus action

In an interview with "Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan, Hoover Insitute's Lanhee Chen discusses the ongoing scrutiny over the WHO's response to COVI [...] Read full article: Transcript: Lanhee Chen on shortfalls of...→

Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dept. collection of hospital patient info for coronavirus response

Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dept. collection of hospital patient info for coronavirus response

Two Minnesota Republican lawmakers say the state’s Department of Health is collecting information from hospitals without the consent of patients and on Tuesday [...] Read full article: Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dep...→

‘The New Church of England’: Coronavirus Renews Pride in U.K.’s Health Service

‘The New Church of England’: Coronavirus Renews Pride in U.K.’s Health Service

It was looking run down after 10 years of austerity. But the British health service’s performance in the pandemic has restored its mythic status to the nation. Read full article: ‘The New Church of England’: Coronavirus...→

Rising coronavirus cases coming from Mexico threaten a relapse in southern California, health officials warn

Rising coronavirus cases coming from Mexico threaten a relapse in southern California, health officials warn

As California begins to etch open its economy after almost two months in lockdown, an inflow of coronavirus cases south of the border – where the illness is ye [...] Read full article: Rising coronavirus cases coming from Mex...→

Health Officials Warn Mysterious Voice Calling For People To Come Out And Play In Middle Of Night Could Be Coronavirus

Health Officials Warn Mysterious Voice Calling For People To Come Out And Play In Middle Of Night Could Be Coronavirus

Social distancing restrictions may be loosening around the country, but health officials are warning we may not be completely out of the woods yet. We’ve got e [...] Read full article: Health Officials Warn Mysterious Voice C...→

Feds spent nearly $100B on pandemic readiness, health security in decade leading up to coronavirus crisis

Feds spent nearly $100B on pandemic readiness, health security in decade leading up to coronavirus crisis

Over the past decade, the U.S. government spent nearly $100 billion on preparation for major health crises including pandemics, according to a 2018 paper on su [...] Read full article: Feds spent nearly $100B on pandemic read...→

Fauci, other health officials to testify before Senate panel via videoconference amid coronavirus concerns

Fauci, other health officials to testify before Senate panel via videoconference amid coronavirus concerns

Dr. Anthony Fauci and other public health officials will testify this week before a key Senate committee via videoconference due to the threats posed by the no [...] Read full article: Fauci, other health officials to testify...→

Coronavirus Latest: Philadelphia To Launch Cash Grant Program To Help Low-Income Families Struggling During Health Pandemic

Coronavirus Latest: Philadelphia To Launch Cash Grant Program To Help Low-Income Families Struggling During Health Pandemic

The City of Philadelphia is launching a program to help residents who are struggling financially because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Philadelphia To Laun...→

Weld County public health director to retire as area remains a focal point for coronavirus

Weld County public health director to retire as area remains a focal point for coronavirus

Dr. Mark Wallace, the director of the Weld County Department of Public Health and Environment, is retiring from the agency at the end of the month to “spend mo [...] Read full article: Weld County public health director to re...→

16 weeks of crisis: Inside the Philadelphia health department's war on the coronavirus

16 weeks of crisis: Inside the Philadelphia health department's war on the coronavirus

"You can study a pandemic till you’re blue in the face, but you never know what it’s going to be like until it happens." Read full article: 16 weeks of crisis: Inside the Philadelp...→

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

Local health authorities have warned about engaging in group vocal performances without strict safety measures in place, noting the added risk of airborne viru [...] Read full article: California pastor tests positive for cor...→

Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fellow health care workers cope during coronavirus pandemic

Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fellow health care workers cope during coronavirus pandemic

"We heal the general public, our patients. But we also have this untapped power to heal one another," Tara Rynders told Newsweek. Read full article: Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fel...→

U.S. rejects

U.S. rejects "reproductive health" terms in WHO coronavirus response resolution, says there's no "international right to abortion"

The United States largely supported the resolution, but took issue with language in the resolution about "sexual and reproductive health." Read full article: U.S. rejects "reproductive health" terms...→

On the front lines of the fight against coronavirus is San Diego County’s Health [...]

On the front lines of the fight against coronavirus is San Diego County’s Health [...]

On the front lines of the fight against coronavirus is San Diego County’s Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) The public health department is responsible f [...] Read full article: On the front lines of the fight against ...→

Pennsylvania protesters call for cops to ‘lock up’ health secretary

Pennsylvania protesters call for cops to ‘lock up’ health secretary

Protesters in Pennsylvania calling for the governor to reopen the state amid the coronavirus pandemic called to “lock up” the state’s health secretary at a dem [...] Read full article: Pennsylvania protesters call for cops to...→

EU health agency ‘optimistic’ coronavirus vaccine could be available by 2021

EU health agency ‘optimistic’ coronavirus vaccine could be available by 2021

The European Union’s European Medicines Agency on Thursday said they are “optimistic” that a coronavirus vaccine would be available at the beginning of next ye [...] Read full article: EU health agency ‘optimistic’ coronaviru...→

PA's Transgender Health Secretary Snaps over Reporter Calling Her 'Sir'

PA's Transgender Health Secretary Snaps over Reporter Calling Her 'Sir'

PA Health Secretary Rachel Levine, the nation’s first openly transgender public health secretary, lashed out at a reporter for misgendering. Read full article: PA's Transgender Health Secretary Snaps ...→

Studies Raise Concern of Mental Health Risks Linked to Coronavirus Lockdowns

Studies Raise Concern of Mental Health Risks Linked to Coronavirus Lockdowns

Studies are raising concerns about the effects of coronavirus business lockdowns and social distancing on mental health. Read full article: Studies Raise Concern of Mental Health R...→

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on coronavirus crisis, May 13

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on coronavirus crisis, May 13

— Healthy SCC (@HealthySCC) May 13, 2020... Santa Clara County public health officials give updates on the COVID-19 crisis. Today’s topic is COVID-19 informati [...] Read full article: Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health ...→

Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronavirus outbreak ‘in the interest of public health and safety’

Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronavirus outbreak ‘in the interest of public health and safety’

Bob Dylan called off his upcoming U.S. tour on Tuesday, making the legendary musician among the latest major artists to cancel shows because of the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronav...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

The city of Philadelphia remains in the state's red phase, despite some promising declines in cases recently. Philadelphia Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farle [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commiss...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts Testify U.S. Still Lacks Critical Capabilities to Contain Spikes

Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts Testify U.S. Still Lacks Critical Capabilities to Contain Spikes

Dr. Anthony S. Fauci told senators that if the country did not adequately prepare, “then we run the risk of having a resurgence.” Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts...→

New York Health Department sent over 1,600 damaged coronavirus tests to nursing homes

New York Health Department sent over 1,600 damaged coronavirus tests to nursing homes

The state Health Department ordered counties to ramp up coronavirus testing in nursing homes — and sent them over 1,600 damaged test kits. The kits distributed [...] Read full article: New York Health Department sent over 1,6...→

Mental health resources as coronavirus outbreak continues

Mental health resources as coronavirus outbreak continues

Feeling isolated or frustrated? Learn ways to connect with people virtually, get counseling or manage your stress. Read full article: Mental health resources as coronavirus o...→

New York, New Jersey allow coronavirus-infected health care workers to tend to sick, elderly after just 7 days

New York, New Jersey allow coronavirus-infected health care workers to tend to sick, elderly after just 7 days

The coronavirus has had a chillingly unequal impact on the elderly, including the many millions of Americans who live in long-term care facilities or require a [...] Read full article: New York, New Jersey allow coronavirus-i...→

Health workers badly hit as Russia becomes coronavirus hotspot

Health workers badly hit as Russia becomes coronavirus hotspot

Health workers in Russia are being badly hit as the coronavirus epidemic in the country surges. Read full article: Health workers badly hit as Russia becom...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Top U.S. Health Officials Will Quarantine After Exposure

Coronavirus Live Updates: Top U.S. Health Officials Will Quarantine After Exposure

Three members of the coronavirus task force, including Dr. Anthony Fauci, were exposed to people who tested positive. In Geneva, more than 1,500 people waited [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Top U.S. Healt...→

Ousted government scientist who pushed back on Trump-touted coronavirus treatment speaks out

Ousted government scientist who pushed back on Trump-touted coronavirus treatment speaks out

Rick Bright says he was removed from his position as head of a key agency created to help defend the country against outbreaks after repeated warnings to his b [...] Read full article: Ousted government scientist who pushed b...→

Pence Press Secretary Katie Miller Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Pence Press Secretary Katie Miller Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Vice President Mike Pence's press secretary, Katie Miller, has tested positive for the Chinese coronavirus. Read full article: Pence Press Secretary Katie Miller Tests...→

16 weeks of crisis: Inside the Philadelphia health department's war on the coronavirus

16 weeks of crisis: Inside the Philadelphia health department's war on the coronavirus

"You can study a pandemic till you’re blue in the face, but you never know what it’s going to be like until it happens." Read full article: 16 weeks of crisis: Inside the Philadelp...→

Calls for investigation after FL Health Dept accused of ousting data mgr for not covering up coronavirus numbers

Calls for investigation after FL Health Dept accused of ousting data mgr for not covering up coronavirus numbers

Florida’s Department of health is facing heated questions over the sudden removal of a top manager responsible for tracking COVID-19 cases. Investigative Repor [...] Read full article: Calls for investigation after FL Health ...→

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

Local health authorities have warned about engaging in group vocal performances without strict safety measures in place, noting the added risk of airborne viru [...] Read full article: California pastor tests positive for cor...→

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Philly Health Commissioner Says Residents Need To Get Used To Wearing Face Coverings As Coronavirus Cases Top 20,000

Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley told Philadelphians they will have to change their behavior about wearing face coverings as the city approaches the next [...] Read full article: Philly Health Commissioner Says Resident...→

Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fellow health care workers cope during coronavirus pandemic

Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fellow health care workers cope during coronavirus pandemic

"We heal the general public, our patients. But we also have this untapped power to heal one another," Tara Rynders told Newsweek. Read full article: Nurse uses dance, meditation to help fel...→

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

Trump announces $19B to farmers, ranchers to 'maintain the health' of the food supply chain amid coronavirus

President Trump on Tuesday announced a $19 billion coronavirus food assistance program to support farmers and ranchers and “maintain the health of the food sup [...] Read full article: Trump announces $19B to farmers, rancher...→

U.S. rejects

U.S. rejects "reproductive health" terms in WHO coronavirus response resolution, says there's no "international right to abortion"

The United States largely supported the resolution, but took issue with language in the resolution about "sexual and reproductive health." Read full article: U.S. rejects "reproductive health" terms...→

Georgia Department of Health slammed for misleading coronavirus data

Georgia Department of Health slammed for misleading coronavirus data

The Georgia Department of Public Health has come under fire for sharing erroneous data that suggested the number of confirmed coronavirus cases decreasing – pr [...] Read full article: Georgia Department of Health slammed for...→

On the front lines of the fight against coronavirus is San Diego County’s Health [...]

On the front lines of the fight against coronavirus is San Diego County’s Health [...]

On the front lines of the fight against coronavirus is San Diego County’s Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) The public health department is responsible f [...] Read full article: On the front lines of the fight against ...→

Nigeria impounds British plane, claims it violated rules designed to stop spread of coronavirus

Nigeria impounds British plane, claims it violated rules designed to stop spread of coronavirus

A British-operated plane has been impounded in Nigeria, officials announced Sunday, claiming the pilot ignored the country’s flight ban aimed at curbing the sp [...] Read full article: Nigeria impounds British plane, claims i...→

Health officials announce 110 new coronavirus-related deaths in Mass., bringing death toll to 5,592 with 82,182 confirmed cases

Health officials announce 110 new coronavirus-related deaths in Mass., bringing death toll to 5,592 with 82,182 confirmed cases

BOSTON (WHDH) – There are now 83,421 confirmed coronavirus cases in Massachusetts, up from 82,182 cases on Thursday, health officials announced Friday and 5,59 [...] Read full article: Health officials announce 110 new corona...→

Pennsylvania protesters call for cops to ‘lock up’ health secretary

Pennsylvania protesters call for cops to ‘lock up’ health secretary

Protesters in Pennsylvania calling for the governor to reopen the state amid the coronavirus pandemic called to “lock up” the state’s health secretary at a dem [...] Read full article: Pennsylvania protesters call for cops to...→

Coronavirus pandemic could cause

Coronavirus pandemic could cause "major mental health crisis," U.N. says

"Many people are distressed due to the immediate health impacts of the virus and the consequences of physical isolation," the U.N. brief says. Read full article: Coronavirus pandemic could cause "major ...→

EU health agency ‘optimistic’ coronavirus vaccine could be available by 2021

EU health agency ‘optimistic’ coronavirus vaccine could be available by 2021

The European Union’s European Medicines Agency on Thursday said they are “optimistic” that a coronavirus vaccine would be available at the beginning of next ye [...] Read full article: EU health agency ‘optimistic’ coronaviru...→

Robert O'Brien: Ventilators for coronavirus — US is Arsenal of Health in war on COVID-19

Robert O'Brien: Ventilators for coronavirus — US is Arsenal of Health in war on COVID-19

President Trump took decisive action to meet the anticipated demand for ventilators and, in the process, organized an industrial ramp-up the likes of which we [...] Read full article: Robert O'Brien: Ventilators for coronavi...→

PA's Transgender Health Secretary Snaps over Reporter Calling Her 'Sir'

PA's Transgender Health Secretary Snaps over Reporter Calling Her 'Sir'

PA Health Secretary Rachel Levine, the nation’s first openly transgender public health secretary, lashed out at a reporter for misgendering. Read full article: PA's Transgender Health Secretary Snaps ...→

How to get free mental health help during the coronavirus pandemic

How to get free mental health help during the coronavirus pandemic

45% of adults in the U.S. say coronavirus pandemic is having a negative effect on their mental health, according to a poll. Read full article: How to get free mental health help durin...→

Studies Raise Concern of Mental Health Risks Linked to Coronavirus Lockdowns

Studies Raise Concern of Mental Health Risks Linked to Coronavirus Lockdowns

Studies are raising concerns about the effects of coronavirus business lockdowns and social distancing on mental health. Read full article: Studies Raise Concern of Mental Health R...→

PA Health Secretary Moved Mother from Nursing Home During Pandemic

PA Health Secretary Moved Mother from Nursing Home During Pandemic

Pennsylvania's Health Secretary Rachel Levine moved her 95-year-old mother from a Pennsylvania nursing home during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: PA Health Secretary Moved Mother from Nu...→

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on coronavirus crisis, May 13

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on coronavirus crisis, May 13

— Healthy SCC (@HealthySCC) May 13, 2020... Santa Clara County public health officials give updates on the COVID-19 crisis. Today’s topic is COVID-19 informati [...] Read full article: Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health ...→

Coronavirus: Fighter jets set for Wednesday flyover to salute health care workers

Coronavirus: Fighter jets set for Wednesday flyover to salute health care workers

The pilots fly out of the 144th Fighter Wing in Fresno, and will be going over Richmond and Oakland around 10:43 a.m. and San Jose around 10:56. Read full article: Coronavirus: Fighter jets set for Wednes...→

Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronavirus outbreak ‘in the interest of public health and safety’

Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronavirus outbreak ‘in the interest of public health and safety’

Bob Dylan called off his upcoming U.S. tour on Tuesday, making the legendary musician among the latest major artists to cancel shows because of the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Bob Dylan cancels U.S. tour over coronav...→

Transcript: Lanhee Chen on shortfalls of the World Health Organization's coronavirus action

Transcript: Lanhee Chen on shortfalls of the World Health Organization's coronavirus action

In an interview with "Face the Nation" moderator Margaret Brennan, Hoover Insitute's Lanhee Chen discusses the ongoing scrutiny over the WHO's response to COVI [...] Read full article: Transcript: Lanhee Chen on shortfalls of...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commissioner Says 'Worst Appears To Be Behind Us' But City Will Need To See More Decline In COVID-19 Cases Before Reopening

The city of Philadelphia remains in the state's red phase, despite some promising declines in cases recently. Philadelphia Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farle [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Health Commiss...→

Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dept. collection of hospital patient info for coronavirus response

Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dept. collection of hospital patient info for coronavirus response

Two Minnesota Republican lawmakers say the state’s Department of Health is collecting information from hospitals without the consent of patients and on Tuesday [...] Read full article: Two GOP lawmakers question MN Health Dep...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts Testify U.S. Still Lacks Critical Capabilities to Contain Spikes

Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts Testify U.S. Still Lacks Critical Capabilities to Contain Spikes

Dr. Anthony S. Fauci told senators that if the country did not adequately prepare, “then we run the risk of having a resurgence.” Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Health Experts...→

‘The New Church of England’: Coronavirus Renews Pride in U.K.’s Health Service

‘The New Church of England’: Coronavirus Renews Pride in U.K.’s Health Service

It was looking run down after 10 years of austerity. But the British health service’s performance in the pandemic has restored its mythic status to the nation. Read full article: ‘The New Church of England’: Coronavirus...→

New York Health Department sent over 1,600 damaged coronavirus tests to nursing homes

New York Health Department sent over 1,600 damaged coronavirus tests to nursing homes

The state Health Department ordered counties to ramp up coronavirus testing in nursing homes — and sent them over 1,600 damaged test kits. The kits distributed [...] Read full article: New York Health Department sent over 1,6...→

Mental health resources as coronavirus outbreak continues

Mental health resources as coronavirus outbreak continues

Feeling isolated or frustrated? Learn ways to connect with people virtually, get counseling or manage your stress. Read full article: Mental health resources as coronavirus o...→

Rising coronavirus cases coming from Mexico threaten a relapse in southern California, health officials warn

Rising coronavirus cases coming from Mexico threaten a relapse in southern California, health officials warn

As California begins to etch open its economy after almost two months in lockdown, an inflow of coronavirus cases south of the border – where the illness is ye [...] Read full article: Rising coronavirus cases coming from Mex...→

Health Officials Warn Mysterious Voice Calling For People To Come Out And Play In Middle Of Night Could Be Coronavirus

Health Officials Warn Mysterious Voice Calling For People To Come Out And Play In Middle Of Night Could Be Coronavirus

Social distancing restrictions may be loosening around the country, but health officials are warning we may not be completely out of the woods yet. We’ve got e [...] Read full article: Health Officials Warn Mysterious Voice C...→

New York, New Jersey allow coronavirus-infected health care workers to tend to sick, elderly after just 7 days

New York, New Jersey allow coronavirus-infected health care workers to tend to sick, elderly after just 7 days

The coronavirus has had a chillingly unequal impact on the elderly, including the many millions of Americans who live in long-term care facilities or require a [...] Read full article: New York, New Jersey allow coronavirus-i...→

Feds spent nearly $100B on pandemic readiness, health security in decade leading up to coronavirus crisis

Feds spent nearly $100B on pandemic readiness, health security in decade leading up to coronavirus crisis

Over the past decade, the U.S. government spent nearly $100 billion on preparation for major health crises including pandemics, according to a 2018 paper on su [...] Read full article: Feds spent nearly $100B on pandemic read...→

Health workers badly hit as Russia becomes coronavirus hotspot

Health workers badly hit as Russia becomes coronavirus hotspot

Health workers in Russia are being badly hit as the coronavirus epidemic in the country surges. Read full article: Health workers badly hit as Russia becom...→

Fauci, other health officials to testify before Senate panel via videoconference amid coronavirus concerns

Fauci, other health officials to testify before Senate panel via videoconference amid coronavirus concerns

Dr. Anthony Fauci and other public health officials will testify this week before a key Senate committee via videoconference due to the threats posed by the no [...] Read full article: Fauci, other health officials to testify...→

Coronavirus Latest: Philadelphia To Launch Cash Grant Program To Help Low-Income Families Struggling During Health Pandemic

Coronavirus Latest: Philadelphia To Launch Cash Grant Program To Help Low-Income Families Struggling During Health Pandemic

The City of Philadelphia is launching a program to help residents who are struggling financially because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Philadelphia To Laun...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: Top U.S. Health Officials Will Quarantine After Exposure

Coronavirus Live Updates: Top U.S. Health Officials Will Quarantine After Exposure

Three members of the coronavirus task force, including Dr. Anthony Fauci, were exposed to people who tested positive. In Geneva, more than 1,500 people waited [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: Top U.S. Healt...→

Ousted government scientist who pushed back on Trump-touted coronavirus treatment speaks out

Ousted government scientist who pushed back on Trump-touted coronavirus treatment speaks out

Rick Bright says he was removed from his position as head of a key agency created to help defend the country against outbreaks after repeated warnings to his b [...] Read full article: Ousted government scientist who pushed b...→

Weld County public health director to retire as area remains a focal point for coronavirus

Weld County public health director to retire as area remains a focal point for coronavirus

Dr. Mark Wallace, the director of the Weld County Department of Public Health and Environment, is retiring from the agency at the end of the month to “spend mo [...] Read full article: Weld County public health director to re...→

Pence Press Secretary Katie Miller Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Pence Press Secretary Katie Miller Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Vice President Mike Pence's press secretary, Katie Miller, has tested positive for the Chinese coronavirus. Read full article: Pence Press Secretary Katie Miller Tests...→