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Canadian official says risk of death from other factors higher than coronavirus

Canadian official says risk of death from other factors higher than coronavirus

A top official in Canada says most people have a better chance of dying from "other pathogens, accidents, and traffic fatalities" than from coronavirus. Read full article: Canadian official says risk of death fro...→

Canadian official says risk of death from other factors higher than coronavirus

Canadian official says risk of death from other factors higher than coronavirus

A top official in Canada says most people have a better chance of dying from "other pathogens, accidents, and traffic fatalities" than from coronavirus. Read full article: Canadian official says risk of death fro...→

Minnesotans of color at higher risk for coronavirus because of their jobs, other factors

Minnesotans of color at higher risk for coronavirus because of their jobs, other factors

Community-based coronavirus testing at four sites in St. Paul and Minneapolis following demonstrations protesting the death of George Floyd has revealed stark [...] Read full article: Minnesotans of color at higher risk for ...→

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

A 17-year-old Florida resident has become the state’s youngest coronavirus-related death, according to state health data.  Read full article: Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, m...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Death Count Hits Lowest Figure In Weeks

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Death Count Hits Lowest Figure In Weeks

In the last 24 hours, Minnesota added 308 more cases of COVID-19 to its tally of infections and four more deaths -- the lowest daily death figure since mid-Apr [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID...→

Beach-Goers Enjoy The Summer Heat Despite Coronavirus Risk

Beach-Goers Enjoy The Summer Heat Despite Coronavirus Risk

Many Massachusetts residents are heading to the beach this weekend, but that comes with the challenges of face coverings and social distancing in the summer he [...] Read full article: Beach-Goers Enjoy The Summer Heat Despit...→

As states see coronavirus surges, health officials say combination of factors responsible

As states see coronavirus surges, health officials say combination of factors responsible

This week, states throughout the nation have seen surges in coronavirus cases, with the average number of new cases per day increasing by about 20 percent to n [...] Read full article: As states see coronavirus surges, health...→

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Doctors knew antibiotics weren’t effective against the coronavirus, but they feared patients could develop life-threatening bacterial co-infections and used th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiot...→

Lazy people have an 82% higher risk of cancer death: study

Lazy people have an 82% higher risk of cancer death: study

“This is the first study that definitively shows a strong association between not moving and cancer death.” Read full article: Lazy people have an 82% higher risk of c...→

BayCare seeing higher volume of coronavirus patients

BayCare seeing higher volume of coronavirus patients

On Thursday, Florida once again set a single-day record for new coronavirus cases on Thursday, with 3,207. This was the fifth time in eight days a new record h [...] Read full article: BayCare seeing higher volume of coronavi...→

European study links genes, blood type with risk of severe coronavirus infection

European study links genes, blood type with risk of severe coronavirus infection

(CNN) — A team of European scientists say they have found two genetic variations that may show who is more likely to get very sick... Read full article: European study links genes, blood type w...→

Coronavirus cases top 8,000 in San Bernardino County, 1 new death reported

Coronavirus cases top 8,000 in San Bernardino County, 1 new death reported

According to the latest figures Wednesday, June 17, the county has confirmed 8,014 positive cases and 229 people have died from COVID-19. Read full article: Coronavirus cases top 8,000 in San Berna...→

Sen. James Lankford asks Trump supporters at highest risk of coronavirus to skip Tulsa rally

Sen. James Lankford asks Trump supporters at highest risk of coronavirus to skip Tulsa rally

Sen. James Lankford, Oklahoma Republican, cautioned his constituents at highest risk from the coronavirus against attending President Trump’s campaign rally in [...] Read full article: Sen. James Lankford asks Trump supporter...→

9/11 survivors' risk of getting coronavirus spikes as stay-at-home orders loosen

9/11 survivors' risk of getting coronavirus spikes as stay-at-home orders loosen

Every day is a struggle for those who survived the September 11 attacks on the World Trade Center, but things only got worse for those first responders when th [...] Read full article: 9/11 survivors' risk of getting coronavi...→

New Jersey health official reportedly fired after refusing coronavirus test to Gov. Murphy’s top aide

New Jersey health official reportedly fired after refusing coronavirus test to Gov. Murphy’s top aide

Former New Jersey health official Christopher Neuwirth has filed a lawsuit against New Jersey, claiming he was fired after he refused to give coronavirus tests [...] Read full article: New Jersey health official reportedly fi...→

Ask Dr. Nandi: Insecticide associated with death risk, study says

Ask Dr. Nandi: Insecticide associated with death risk, study says

In our Health Alert tonight, as annoying as summer bugs can be, you might want to think twice about using insect-killing chemicals. Read full article: Ask Dr. Nandi: Insecticide associated wi...→

Video: Trump speaks in Arizona as state faces risk of becoming coronavirus hotspot

Video: Trump speaks in Arizona as state faces risk of becoming coronavirus hotspot

Cases continue to rise in the state, which saw its highest number of hospitalizations over the weekend. President Trump said he was “not worried” before speaki [...] Read full article: Video: Trump speaks in Arizona as state ...→

More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as Death Toll Reaches 3,237

More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as Death Toll Reaches 3,237

Florida added more than 3,200 new coronavirus cases Tuesday as the state reported another 64 virus-related deaths. With 3,289 new COVID-19 cases, the state’s t [...] Read full article: More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in...→

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

White inmates in Illinois are having their sentences shortened during the coronavirus pandemic at a higher rate than Black inmates, an analysis of public data [...] Read full article: Illinois Released White Inmates at Highe...→

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida surpassed 100,000 coronavirus cases Monday as the state reported nearly 3,000 new cases and a dozen new deaths. With 2,929 new COVID-19 cases, the stat [...] Read full article: Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases...→

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County health officials on Saturday reported the 208th death related to the new coronavirus and 180 new cases. Details were not immediately released ab [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 ...→

County Reports 258 New Coronavirus Cases, 1 Death as Testing Sets Antoehr Record - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported 258 new coronavirus cases and 1 more death Friday as testing set another record. Read full article: County Reports 258 New Coronavirus Cases...→

Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated? Here’s Why Experts Say No

Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated? Here’s Why Experts Say No

Though imperfect, the C.D.C.’s process for counting these deaths is decades-old. In fact, experts say the toll of nearly 120,000 U.S. Covid-19 deaths is most l [...] Read full article: Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated?...→

Florida coronavirus cases surge by record 3,207; death toll up 43

Florida coronavirus cases surge by record 3,207; death toll up 43

State coronavirus cases skyrocketed by a record 3,207 and deaths climbed in one day by 18 to 43 for a total of 3,061, the Florida Department of Health announce [...] Read full article: Florida coronavirus cases surge by recor...→

Atlanta police call out of work at 'higher than usual' rate after 2 officers charged in Rayshard Brooks death

Atlanta police call out of work at 'higher than usual' rate after 2 officers charged in Rayshard Brooks death

Atlanta police see 'higher than usual number of callouts' after charges announced against officers in Rayshard Brooks death Atlanta police acknowledged that a [...] Read full article: Atlanta police call out of work at 'high...→

Underfunded NYC nursing home program lead to massive coronavirus death toll

Underfunded NYC nursing home program lead to massive coronavirus death toll

The city and state severely shortchanged a federally-mandated program designed to protect nursing home residents, leading to the disproportionate death toll of [...] Read full article: Underfunded NYC nursing home program lea...→

Coronavirus: California sees highest death total in nearly a week

Coronavirus: California sees highest death total in nearly a week

As data indicate that California has yet to contain the first wave of the coronavirus, several counties are moving forward with reopening plans. Read full article: Coronavirus: California sees highest dea...→

Florida daily coronavirus cases more than four times higher since reopening

Florida daily coronavirus cases more than four times higher since reopening

The percentage of positive tests reported across the state has been on a mostly increasing trend over the past six weeks. Read full article: Florida daily coronavirus cases more tha...→

Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at rate four times higher than whites, Medicare data reveals

Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at rate four times higher than whites, Medicare data reveals

Recent Medicare claims data further highlighted racial and socioeconomic health disparities amid the coronavirus pandemic, causing the federal agency to issue [...] Read full article: Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at ...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Four more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19, the Minnesota Department of Health said Monday, for a total of 1,384. That represents the lowest one-day death tol [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lo...→

Front-Line Workers Most at Risk From Coronavirus

It's a Catch-22 situation for the nearly 30 million American workers during the COVID-19 crisis. These are the high-risk people who are unable to work from hom [...] Read full article: Front-Line Workers Most at Risk From Cor...→

Coronavirus more likely infected people through natural channels, says former health official

Coronavirus more likely infected people through natural channels, says former health official

While speculation over the starting point of COVID-19 is rampant, it is more likely to have infected humans through natural channels than from a “hot zone” lab [...] Read full article: Coronavirus more likely infected people ...→

Coronavirus travel: San Jose airport passenger traffic zooms higher

Coronavirus travel: San Jose airport passenger traffic zooms higher

An estimated 40,300 people passed through TSA checkpoints at San Jose International Airport during May, compared with 18,500 that passed through the checkpoint [...] Read full article: Coronavirus travel: San Jose airport pas...→

More than 50 Tampa General Hospital workers tested positive for coronavirus, official confirms

More than 50 Tampa General Hospital workers tested positive for coronavirus, official confirms

Officials did not specify the timing of when these employees had tested positive for COVID-19 and how many of the workers are still experiencing symptoms. Read full article: More than 50 Tampa General Hospital work...→

'The Bold and the Beautiful' will be using blow-up dolls to film sex scenes due to coronavirus risk

'The Bold and the Beautiful' will be using blow-up dolls to film sex scenes due to coronavirus risk

"The Bold and the Beautiful" filmmakers are getting creative when it comes to meeting new production guidelines as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: 'The Bold and the Beautiful' will be usi...→

Parts of Florida seeing people under 35 testing positive for coronavirus at higher rate

Parts of Florida seeing people under 35 testing positive for coronavirus at higher rate

In parts of Florida, people under 35 are testing positive at a higher rate since the coronavirus pandemic began, contributing to a surge in cases, officials sa [...] Read full article: Parts of Florida seeing people under 35 ...→

Watch live: Atlanta official announces charging decision in Rayshard Brooks death

Watch live: Atlanta official announces charging decision in Rayshard Brooks death

Watch live coverage as the Fulton County district attorney announces his charging decision in the fatal shooting of Rayshard Brooks by Atlanta police. Read full article: Watch live: Atlanta official announces c...→

CDC report confirms elderly, minorities at highest risk for coronavirus

CDC report confirms elderly, minorities at highest risk for coronavirus

Older people, people of color and those with pre-existing medical conditions are at the highest risk for the coronavirus, according to a new Centers for Diseas [...] Read full article: CDC report confirms elderly, minorities ...→

Moderate drinkers still at higher risk for cancer, early death, alcohol study claims

Moderate drinkers still at higher risk for cancer, early death, alcohol study claims

Even drinkers who stick to the weekly "low-risk" alcohol guidelines are at greater risk of cancer and early death, scientists say. Read full article: Moderate drinkers still at higher risk f...→

Florida coronavirus cases up by a record 2,783; death toll nears 3,000

Florida coronavirus cases up by a record 2,783; death toll nears 3,000

Coronavirus cases in Florida climbed a record 2,783 in one day as the death toll skyrocketed by 55 to 2,993, the Florida Department of Health announced Tuesday [...] Read full article: Florida coronavirus cases up by a record...→

Minnesotans of color at higher risk for coronavirus because of their jobs, other factors

Minnesotans of color at higher risk for coronavirus because of their jobs, other factors

Community-based coronavirus testing at four sites in St. Paul and Minneapolis following demonstrations protesting the death of George Floyd has revealed stark [...] Read full article: Minnesotans of color at higher risk for ...→

Video: Trump speaks in Arizona as state faces risk of becoming coronavirus hotspot

Video: Trump speaks in Arizona as state faces risk of becoming coronavirus hotspot

Cases continue to rise in the state, which saw its highest number of hospitalizations over the weekend. President Trump said he was “not worried” before speaki [...] Read full article: Video: Trump speaks in Arizona as state ...→

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

A 17-year-old Florida resident has become the state’s youngest coronavirus-related death, according to state health data.  Read full article: Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, m...→

Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at rate four times higher than whites, Medicare data reveals

Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at rate four times higher than whites, Medicare data reveals

Recent Medicare claims data further highlighted racial and socioeconomic health disparities amid the coronavirus pandemic, causing the federal agency to issue [...] Read full article: Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at ...→

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

White inmates in Illinois are having their sentences shortened during the coronavirus pandemic at a higher rate than Black inmates, an analysis of public data [...] Read full article: Illinois Released White Inmates at Highe...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

Front-Line Workers Most at Risk From Coronavirus

It's a Catch-22 situation for the nearly 30 million American workers during the COVID-19 crisis. These are the high-risk people who are unable to work from hom [...] Read full article: Front-Line Workers Most at Risk From Cor...→

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida surpassed 100,000 coronavirus cases Monday as the state reported nearly 3,000 new cases and a dozen new deaths. With 2,929 new COVID-19 cases, the stat [...] Read full article: Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases...→

Beach-Goers Enjoy The Summer Heat Despite Coronavirus Risk

Beach-Goers Enjoy The Summer Heat Despite Coronavirus Risk

Many Massachusetts residents are heading to the beach this weekend, but that comes with the challenges of face coverings and social distancing in the summer he [...] Read full article: Beach-Goers Enjoy The Summer Heat Despit...→

County Reports 258 New Coronavirus Cases, 1 Death as Testing Sets Antoehr Record - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported 258 new coronavirus cases and 1 more death Friday as testing set another record. Read full article: County Reports 258 New Coronavirus Cases...→

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Doctors knew antibiotics weren’t effective against the coronavirus, but they feared patients could develop life-threatening bacterial co-infections and used th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiot...→

Coronavirus travel: San Jose airport passenger traffic zooms higher

Coronavirus travel: San Jose airport passenger traffic zooms higher

An estimated 40,300 people passed through TSA checkpoints at San Jose International Airport during May, compared with 18,500 that passed through the checkpoint [...] Read full article: Coronavirus travel: San Jose airport pas...→

BayCare seeing higher volume of coronavirus patients

BayCare seeing higher volume of coronavirus patients

On Thursday, Florida once again set a single-day record for new coronavirus cases on Thursday, with 3,207. This was the fifth time in eight days a new record h [...] Read full article: BayCare seeing higher volume of coronavi...→

'The Bold and the Beautiful' will be using blow-up dolls to film sex scenes due to coronavirus risk

'The Bold and the Beautiful' will be using blow-up dolls to film sex scenes due to coronavirus risk

"The Bold and the Beautiful" filmmakers are getting creative when it comes to meeting new production guidelines as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: 'The Bold and the Beautiful' will be usi...→

Atlanta police call out of work at 'higher than usual' rate after 2 officers charged in Rayshard Brooks death

Atlanta police call out of work at 'higher than usual' rate after 2 officers charged in Rayshard Brooks death

Atlanta police see 'higher than usual number of callouts' after charges announced against officers in Rayshard Brooks death Atlanta police acknowledged that a [...] Read full article: Atlanta police call out of work at 'high...→

Coronavirus cases top 8,000 in San Bernardino County, 1 new death reported

Coronavirus cases top 8,000 in San Bernardino County, 1 new death reported

According to the latest figures Wednesday, June 17, the county has confirmed 8,014 positive cases and 229 people have died from COVID-19. Read full article: Coronavirus cases top 8,000 in San Berna...→

Watch live: Atlanta official announces charging decision in Rayshard Brooks death

Watch live: Atlanta official announces charging decision in Rayshard Brooks death

Watch live coverage as the Fulton County district attorney announces his charging decision in the fatal shooting of Rayshard Brooks by Atlanta police. Read full article: Watch live: Atlanta official announces c...→

Underfunded NYC nursing home program lead to massive coronavirus death toll

Underfunded NYC nursing home program lead to massive coronavirus death toll

The city and state severely shortchanged a federally-mandated program designed to protect nursing home residents, leading to the disproportionate death toll of [...] Read full article: Underfunded NYC nursing home program lea...→

9/11 survivors' risk of getting coronavirus spikes as stay-at-home orders loosen

9/11 survivors' risk of getting coronavirus spikes as stay-at-home orders loosen

Every day is a struggle for those who survived the September 11 attacks on the World Trade Center, but things only got worse for those first responders when th [...] Read full article: 9/11 survivors' risk of getting coronavi...→

Moderate drinkers still at higher risk for cancer, early death, alcohol study claims

Moderate drinkers still at higher risk for cancer, early death, alcohol study claims

Even drinkers who stick to the weekly "low-risk" alcohol guidelines are at greater risk of cancer and early death, scientists say. Read full article: Moderate drinkers still at higher risk f...→

Ask Dr. Nandi: Insecticide associated with death risk, study says

Ask Dr. Nandi: Insecticide associated with death risk, study says

In our Health Alert tonight, as annoying as summer bugs can be, you might want to think twice about using insect-killing chemicals. Read full article: Ask Dr. Nandi: Insecticide associated wi...→

Florida daily coronavirus cases more than four times higher since reopening

Florida daily coronavirus cases more than four times higher since reopening

The percentage of positive tests reported across the state has been on a mostly increasing trend over the past six weeks. Read full article: Florida daily coronavirus cases more tha...→

More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as Death Toll Reaches 3,237

More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as Death Toll Reaches 3,237

Florida added more than 3,200 new coronavirus cases Tuesday as the state reported another 64 virus-related deaths. With 3,289 new COVID-19 cases, the state’s t [...] Read full article: More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Four more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19, the Minnesota Department of Health said Monday, for a total of 1,384. That represents the lowest one-day death tol [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lo...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Death Count Hits Lowest Figure In Weeks

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Death Count Hits Lowest Figure In Weeks

In the last 24 hours, Minnesota added 308 more cases of COVID-19 to its tally of infections and four more deaths -- the lowest daily death figure since mid-Apr [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID...→

Coronavirus more likely infected people through natural channels, says former health official

Coronavirus more likely infected people through natural channels, says former health official

While speculation over the starting point of COVID-19 is rampant, it is more likely to have infected humans through natural channels than from a “hot zone” lab [...] Read full article: Coronavirus more likely infected people ...→

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County health officials on Saturday reported the 208th death related to the new coronavirus and 180 new cases. Details were not immediately released ab [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 ...→

As states see coronavirus surges, health officials say combination of factors responsible

As states see coronavirus surges, health officials say combination of factors responsible

This week, states throughout the nation have seen surges in coronavirus cases, with the average number of new cases per day increasing by about 20 percent to n [...] Read full article: As states see coronavirus surges, health...→

Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated? Here’s Why Experts Say No

Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated? Here’s Why Experts Say No

Though imperfect, the C.D.C.’s process for counting these deaths is decades-old. In fact, experts say the toll of nearly 120,000 U.S. Covid-19 deaths is most l [...] Read full article: Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated?...→

Lazy people have an 82% higher risk of cancer death: study

Lazy people have an 82% higher risk of cancer death: study

“This is the first study that definitively shows a strong association between not moving and cancer death.” Read full article: Lazy people have an 82% higher risk of c...→

More than 50 Tampa General Hospital workers tested positive for coronavirus, official confirms

More than 50 Tampa General Hospital workers tested positive for coronavirus, official confirms

Officials did not specify the timing of when these employees had tested positive for COVID-19 and how many of the workers are still experiencing symptoms. Read full article: More than 50 Tampa General Hospital work...→

Florida coronavirus cases surge by record 3,207; death toll up 43

Florida coronavirus cases surge by record 3,207; death toll up 43

State coronavirus cases skyrocketed by a record 3,207 and deaths climbed in one day by 18 to 43 for a total of 3,061, the Florida Department of Health announce [...] Read full article: Florida coronavirus cases surge by recor...→

European study links genes, blood type with risk of severe coronavirus infection

European study links genes, blood type with risk of severe coronavirus infection

(CNN) — A team of European scientists say they have found two genetic variations that may show who is more likely to get very sick... Read full article: European study links genes, blood type w...→

Parts of Florida seeing people under 35 testing positive for coronavirus at higher rate

Parts of Florida seeing people under 35 testing positive for coronavirus at higher rate

In parts of Florida, people under 35 are testing positive at a higher rate since the coronavirus pandemic began, contributing to a surge in cases, officials sa [...] Read full article: Parts of Florida seeing people under 35 ...→

Sen. James Lankford asks Trump supporters at highest risk of coronavirus to skip Tulsa rally

Sen. James Lankford asks Trump supporters at highest risk of coronavirus to skip Tulsa rally

Sen. James Lankford, Oklahoma Republican, cautioned his constituents at highest risk from the coronavirus against attending President Trump’s campaign rally in [...] Read full article: Sen. James Lankford asks Trump supporter...→

CDC report confirms elderly, minorities at highest risk for coronavirus

CDC report confirms elderly, minorities at highest risk for coronavirus

Older people, people of color and those with pre-existing medical conditions are at the highest risk for the coronavirus, according to a new Centers for Diseas [...] Read full article: CDC report confirms elderly, minorities ...→

Coronavirus: California sees highest death total in nearly a week

Coronavirus: California sees highest death total in nearly a week

As data indicate that California has yet to contain the first wave of the coronavirus, several counties are moving forward with reopening plans. Read full article: Coronavirus: California sees highest dea...→

New Jersey health official reportedly fired after refusing coronavirus test to Gov. Murphy’s top aide

New Jersey health official reportedly fired after refusing coronavirus test to Gov. Murphy’s top aide

Former New Jersey health official Christopher Neuwirth has filed a lawsuit against New Jersey, claiming he was fired after he refused to give coronavirus tests [...] Read full article: New Jersey health official reportedly fi...→

Florida coronavirus cases up by a record 2,783; death toll nears 3,000

Florida coronavirus cases up by a record 2,783; death toll nears 3,000

Coronavirus cases in Florida climbed a record 2,783 in one day as the death toll skyrocketed by 55 to 2,993, the Florida Department of Health announced Tuesday [...] Read full article: Florida coronavirus cases up by a record...→

Minnesotans of color at higher risk for coronavirus because of their jobs, other factors

Minnesotans of color at higher risk for coronavirus because of their jobs, other factors

Community-based coronavirus testing at four sites in St. Paul and Minneapolis following demonstrations protesting the death of George Floyd has revealed stark [...] Read full article: Minnesotans of color at higher risk for ...→

Ask Dr. Nandi: Insecticide associated with death risk, study says

Ask Dr. Nandi: Insecticide associated with death risk, study says

In our Health Alert tonight, as annoying as summer bugs can be, you might want to think twice about using insect-killing chemicals. Read full article: Ask Dr. Nandi: Insecticide associated wi...→

Video: Trump speaks in Arizona as state faces risk of becoming coronavirus hotspot

Video: Trump speaks in Arizona as state faces risk of becoming coronavirus hotspot

Cases continue to rise in the state, which saw its highest number of hospitalizations over the weekend. President Trump said he was “not worried” before speaki [...] Read full article: Video: Trump speaks in Arizona as state ...→

Florida daily coronavirus cases more than four times higher since reopening

Florida daily coronavirus cases more than four times higher since reopening

The percentage of positive tests reported across the state has been on a mostly increasing trend over the past six weeks. Read full article: Florida daily coronavirus cases more tha...→

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, marking youngest COVID-19 death in state

A 17-year-old Florida resident has become the state’s youngest coronavirus-related death, according to state health data.  Read full article: Coronavirus kills Florida 17-year-old, m...→

More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as Death Toll Reaches 3,237

More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in Florida, as Death Toll Reaches 3,237

Florida added more than 3,200 new coronavirus cases Tuesday as the state reported another 64 virus-related deaths. With 3,289 new COVID-19 cases, the state’s t [...] Read full article: More Than 3,200 New Coronavirus Cases in...→

Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at rate four times higher than whites, Medicare data reveals

Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at rate four times higher than whites, Medicare data reveals

Recent Medicare claims data further highlighted racial and socioeconomic health disparities amid the coronavirus pandemic, causing the federal agency to issue [...] Read full article: Blacks hospitalized with coronavirus at ...→

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

White inmates in Illinois are having their sentences shortened during the coronavirus pandemic at a higher rate than Black inmates, an analysis of public data [...] Read full article: Illinois Released White Inmates at Highe...→

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lowest death-toll since April | MinnPost

Four more Minnesotans have died of COVID-19, the Minnesota Department of Health said Monday, for a total of 1,384. That represents the lowest one-day death tol [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Minnesota: MDH reports lo...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

Front-Line Workers Most at Risk From Coronavirus

It's a Catch-22 situation for the nearly 30 million American workers during the COVID-19 crisis. These are the high-risk people who are unable to work from hom [...] Read full article: Front-Line Workers Most at Risk From Cor...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Death Count Hits Lowest Figure In Weeks

Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID-19 Cases Reported As Daily Death Count Hits Lowest Figure In Weeks

In the last 24 hours, Minnesota added 308 more cases of COVID-19 to its tally of infections and four more deaths -- the lowest daily death figure since mid-Apr [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: 308 More COVID...→

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases, Death Toll Reaches 3,173

Florida surpassed 100,000 coronavirus cases Monday as the state reported nearly 3,000 new cases and a dozen new deaths. With 2,929 new COVID-19 cases, the stat [...] Read full article: Florida Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Cases...→

Coronavirus more likely infected people through natural channels, says former health official

Coronavirus more likely infected people through natural channels, says former health official

While speculation over the starting point of COVID-19 is rampant, it is more likely to have infected humans through natural channels than from a “hot zone” lab [...] Read full article: Coronavirus more likely infected people ...→

Beach-Goers Enjoy The Summer Heat Despite Coronavirus Risk

Beach-Goers Enjoy The Summer Heat Despite Coronavirus Risk

Many Massachusetts residents are heading to the beach this weekend, but that comes with the challenges of face coverings and social distancing in the summer he [...] Read full article: Beach-Goers Enjoy The Summer Heat Despit...→

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 New Coronavirus Cases

Tarrant County health officials on Saturday reported the 208th death related to the new coronavirus and 180 new cases. Details were not immediately released ab [...] Read full article: Tarrant County Records 208th Death, 180 ...→

As states see coronavirus surges, health officials say combination of factors responsible

As states see coronavirus surges, health officials say combination of factors responsible

This week, states throughout the nation have seen surges in coronavirus cases, with the average number of new cases per day increasing by about 20 percent to n [...] Read full article: As states see coronavirus surges, health...→

County Reports 258 New Coronavirus Cases, 1 Death as Testing Sets Antoehr Record - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported 258 new coronavirus cases and 1 more death Friday as testing set another record. Read full article: County Reports 258 New Coronavirus Cases...→

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiotics could spur resistance and raise death toll

Doctors knew antibiotics weren’t effective against the coronavirus, but they feared patients could develop life-threatening bacterial co-infections and used th [...] Read full article: Coronavirus doctors’ overuse of antibiot...→

Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated? Here’s Why Experts Say No

Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated? Here’s Why Experts Say No

Though imperfect, the C.D.C.’s process for counting these deaths is decades-old. In fact, experts say the toll of nearly 120,000 U.S. Covid-19 deaths is most l [...] Read full article: Is the Coronavirus Death Tally Inflated?...→

Coronavirus travel: San Jose airport passenger traffic zooms higher

Coronavirus travel: San Jose airport passenger traffic zooms higher

An estimated 40,300 people passed through TSA checkpoints at San Jose International Airport during May, compared with 18,500 that passed through the checkpoint [...] Read full article: Coronavirus travel: San Jose airport pas...→

Lazy people have an 82% higher risk of cancer death: study

Lazy people have an 82% higher risk of cancer death: study

“This is the first study that definitively shows a strong association between not moving and cancer death.” Read full article: Lazy people have an 82% higher risk of c...→

More than 50 Tampa General Hospital workers tested positive for coronavirus, official confirms

More than 50 Tampa General Hospital workers tested positive for coronavirus, official confirms

Officials did not specify the timing of when these employees had tested positive for COVID-19 and how many of the workers are still experiencing symptoms. Read full article: More than 50 Tampa General Hospital work...→

BayCare seeing higher volume of coronavirus patients

BayCare seeing higher volume of coronavirus patients

On Thursday, Florida once again set a single-day record for new coronavirus cases on Thursday, with 3,207. This was the fifth time in eight days a new record h [...] Read full article: BayCare seeing higher volume of coronavi...→

Florida coronavirus cases surge by record 3,207; death toll up 43

Florida coronavirus cases surge by record 3,207; death toll up 43

State coronavirus cases skyrocketed by a record 3,207 and deaths climbed in one day by 18 to 43 for a total of 3,061, the Florida Department of Health announce [...] Read full article: Florida coronavirus cases surge by recor...→

'The Bold and the Beautiful' will be using blow-up dolls to film sex scenes due to coronavirus risk

'The Bold and the Beautiful' will be using blow-up dolls to film sex scenes due to coronavirus risk

"The Bold and the Beautiful" filmmakers are getting creative when it comes to meeting new production guidelines as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: 'The Bold and the Beautiful' will be usi...→

European study links genes, blood type with risk of severe coronavirus infection

European study links genes, blood type with risk of severe coronavirus infection

(CNN) — A team of European scientists say they have found two genetic variations that may show who is more likely to get very sick... Read full article: European study links genes, blood type w...→

Atlanta police call out of work at 'higher than usual' rate after 2 officers charged in Rayshard Brooks death

Atlanta police call out of work at 'higher than usual' rate after 2 officers charged in Rayshard Brooks death

Atlanta police see 'higher than usual number of callouts' after charges announced against officers in Rayshard Brooks death Atlanta police acknowledged that a [...] Read full article: Atlanta police call out of work at 'high...→

Parts of Florida seeing people under 35 testing positive for coronavirus at higher rate

Parts of Florida seeing people under 35 testing positive for coronavirus at higher rate

In parts of Florida, people under 35 are testing positive at a higher rate since the coronavirus pandemic began, contributing to a surge in cases, officials sa [...] Read full article: Parts of Florida seeing people under 35 ...→

Coronavirus cases top 8,000 in San Bernardino County, 1 new death reported

Coronavirus cases top 8,000 in San Bernardino County, 1 new death reported

According to the latest figures Wednesday, June 17, the county has confirmed 8,014 positive cases and 229 people have died from COVID-19. Read full article: Coronavirus cases top 8,000 in San Berna...→

Watch live: Atlanta official announces charging decision in Rayshard Brooks death

Watch live: Atlanta official announces charging decision in Rayshard Brooks death

Watch live coverage as the Fulton County district attorney announces his charging decision in the fatal shooting of Rayshard Brooks by Atlanta police. Read full article: Watch live: Atlanta official announces c...→

Sen. James Lankford asks Trump supporters at highest risk of coronavirus to skip Tulsa rally

Sen. James Lankford asks Trump supporters at highest risk of coronavirus to skip Tulsa rally

Sen. James Lankford, Oklahoma Republican, cautioned his constituents at highest risk from the coronavirus against attending President Trump’s campaign rally in [...] Read full article: Sen. James Lankford asks Trump supporter...→

Underfunded NYC nursing home program lead to massive coronavirus death toll

Underfunded NYC nursing home program lead to massive coronavirus death toll

The city and state severely shortchanged a federally-mandated program designed to protect nursing home residents, leading to the disproportionate death toll of [...] Read full article: Underfunded NYC nursing home program lea...→

CDC report confirms elderly, minorities at highest risk for coronavirus

CDC report confirms elderly, minorities at highest risk for coronavirus

Older people, people of color and those with pre-existing medical conditions are at the highest risk for the coronavirus, according to a new Centers for Diseas [...] Read full article: CDC report confirms elderly, minorities ...→

9/11 survivors' risk of getting coronavirus spikes as stay-at-home orders loosen

9/11 survivors' risk of getting coronavirus spikes as stay-at-home orders loosen

Every day is a struggle for those who survived the September 11 attacks on the World Trade Center, but things only got worse for those first responders when th [...] Read full article: 9/11 survivors' risk of getting coronavi...→

Coronavirus: California sees highest death total in nearly a week

Coronavirus: California sees highest death total in nearly a week

As data indicate that California has yet to contain the first wave of the coronavirus, several counties are moving forward with reopening plans. Read full article: Coronavirus: California sees highest dea...→

Moderate drinkers still at higher risk for cancer, early death, alcohol study claims

Moderate drinkers still at higher risk for cancer, early death, alcohol study claims

Even drinkers who stick to the weekly "low-risk" alcohol guidelines are at greater risk of cancer and early death, scientists say. Read full article: Moderate drinkers still at higher risk f...→

New Jersey health official reportedly fired after refusing coronavirus test to Gov. Murphy’s top aide

New Jersey health official reportedly fired after refusing coronavirus test to Gov. Murphy’s top aide

Former New Jersey health official Christopher Neuwirth has filed a lawsuit against New Jersey, claiming he was fired after he refused to give coronavirus tests [...] Read full article: New Jersey health official reportedly fi...→

Florida coronavirus cases up by a record 2,783; death toll nears 3,000

Florida coronavirus cases up by a record 2,783; death toll nears 3,000

Coronavirus cases in Florida climbed a record 2,783 in one day as the death toll skyrocketed by 55 to 2,993, the Florida Department of Health announced Tuesday [...] Read full article: Florida coronavirus cases up by a record...→