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Detroit now has a psychiatric urgent care due to the rise in mental health concerns amid coronavirus pandemic

Detroit now has a psychiatric urgent care due to the rise in mental health concerns amid coronavirus pandemic

As more than 100,000 Americans have died due to the coronavirus and a record number of 36 million unemployment claims have been filed in the... Read full article: Detroit now has a psychiatric urgent car...→

Detroit now has a psychiatric urgent care due to the rise in mental health concerns amid coronavirus pandemic

Detroit now has a psychiatric urgent care due to the rise in mental health concerns amid coronavirus pandemic

As more than 100,000 Americans have died due to the coronavirus and a record number of 36 million unemployment claims have been filed in the... Read full article: Detroit now has a psychiatric urgent car...→

“So the computer got it wrong.” Metro Detroit man suing after wrongful arrest due to facial recognition technology

“So the computer got it wrong.” Metro Detroit man suing after wrongful arrest due to facial recognition technology

(WXYZY) — Robert Williams says he was wrongly arrested based on the Detroit Police Department’s use of a controversial facial recognition software program.... [...] Read full article: “So the computer got it wrong.” Metro De...→

Massachusetts health experts talk post-pandemic ‘curves’, mental health and returning to care

Massachusetts health experts talk post-pandemic ‘curves’, mental health and returning to care

As Massachusetts residents and Americans across the nation continue to flatten the curve, health experts are preparing for more “curves” such as mental health [...] Read full article: Massachusetts health experts talk post-p...→

Riverside County Reports ‘Rapid Rise in Hospitalizations’ Due to COVID-19

Riverside County Reports ‘Rapid Rise in Hospitalizations’ Due to COVID-19

Riverside County health officials have reported 409 newly confirmed coronavirus cases — the largest one-day increase since the start of the pandemic — 11 addit [...] Read full article: Riverside County Reports ‘Rapid Rise in ...→

Group to acquire Detroit Popcorn Company after previous owner ousted due to racist post

Group to acquire Detroit Popcorn Company after previous owner ousted due to racist post

Harris Financial Group intends to acquire Detroit Popcorn Company one week after the previous owner's social media post received backlash. Read full article: Group to acquire Detroit Popcorn Company...→

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti Promises 'Mental Health Care' for Being a 'Young Black Man'

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti Promises 'Mental Health Care' for Being a 'Young Black Man'

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti offered "mental health care that we need to deal with what that feels like ... to be a young black man." Read full article: L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti Promises 'Menta...→

Why Detroit poet jessica Care moore supports the Metro Times Press Club

Why Detroit poet jessica Care moore supports the Metro Times Press Club

When I moved back home to Detroit at the end of 2006, my life had been literally turned upside down. I was nursing my then-10-month... Read full article: Why Detroit poet jessica Care moore supp...→

Metro Detroit seeing uptick in pet abandonment due to pandemic

Metro Detroit seeing uptick in pet abandonment due to pandemic

During the shutdown, one organization says they have been working tirelessly to continue to help rescue animals left out on the streets. Read full article: Metro Detroit seeing uptick in pet aband...→

Former Detroit mayor sentenced to 28 years in prison for 24 felonies to be released early due to pandemic

Former Detroit mayor sentenced to 28 years in prison for 24 felonies to be released early due to pandemic

"Kwame Kilpatrick's punishment of a 28-year sentence did not fit the crime," said Reverend Keyon S. Payton, National Director Community Outreach and Engagement [...] Read full article: Former Detroit mayor sentenced to 28 yea...→

Mental health experts fear suicides will climb due to the pandemic but a local group is trying to stop it

Mental health experts fear suicides will climb due to the pandemic but a local group is trying to stop it

The Zero Suicide Partners of Pinellas is an alliance of mental health groups, treatment centers and advocacy groups to help reduce the rate of suicides. And th [...] Read full article: Mental health experts fear suicides will...→

Detroit Zoo reportedly losing $2.5 million per month since closing due to coronavirus

Detroit Zoo reportedly losing $2.5 million per month since closing due to coronavirus

Since closing in mid-March in compliance with coronavirus-related statewide stay at home orders, the Detroit Zoo reports it has lost $2.5 million per month. Th [...] Read full article: Detroit Zoo reportedly losing $2.5 milli...→

Mo Pop 2020 is the latest Detroit event canceled due to coronavirus

Mo Pop 2020 is the latest Detroit event canceled due to coronavirus

Mo Pop 2020 has been canceled amid the coronavirus pandemic, organizers announced on Thursday. Read full article: Mo Pop 2020 is the latest Detroit event ...→

55% Fewer Americans Sought Hospital Care In March-April Due To COVID-19

55% Fewer Americans Sought Hospital Care In March-April Due To COVID-19

Analysis of 2 Million Patient Encounters Reveals U.S. Hospitals are Losing $60 Billion per Month; Uninsured Patients Up 114% During COVID-19 Pandemic. Read full article: 55% Fewer Americans Sought Hospital Care...→

Detroit will no longer host the Green Party 2020 National Convention due to the coronavirus

Detroit will no longer host the Green Party 2020 National Convention due to the coronavirus

This is kind of old news, but we think it deserves a post because we're not seeing any reference to it in the mainstream media.... Read full article: Detroit will no longer host the Green Pa...→

Fort Worth Animal Care and Control Awarded Grant Due to COVID-19

Fort Worth Animal Care and Control Awarded Grant Due to COVID-19

The City of Fort Worth Animal Care and Control was awarded a $20,000 grant from PetSmart Charities’ Emergency Relief Fund to assist animal welfare organization [...] Read full article: Fort Worth Animal Care and Control Award...→

These are new dates for concerts across metro Detroit postponed due to the coronavirus

These are new dates for concerts across metro Detroit postponed due to the coronavirus

The coronavirus pandemic forced the cancellation and postponement of shows throughout the country, and now, many are being rescheduled. Read full article: These are new dates for concerts across ...→

Vice President Mike Pence encourages governors to spread misleading claim that new COVID-19 spikes are due to rise in testing

Vice President Mike Pence encourages governors to spread misleading claim that new COVID-19 spikes are due to rise in testing

Vice President Mike Pence encouraged governors on Monday to adopt the administration’s misleading explanation that a rise in testing was a reason behind new co [...] Read full article: Vice President Mike Pence encourages gov...→

Homeless Deaths Rise in San Francisco During Lockdown, But Not Due to Coronavirus

Homeless Deaths Rise in San Francisco During Lockdown, But Not Due to Coronavirus

Deaths have soared among the homeless population in San Francisco during the coronavirus, but not due to the virus directly. Read full article: Homeless Deaths Rise in San Francisco Du...→

Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison despite announcement of release due to pandemic

Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison despite announcement of release due to pandemic

"The Federal Bureau of Prisons reviewed and denied inmate Kwame Kilpatrick for home confinement," read a Tuesday statement. Read full article: Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison d...→

Coronavirus testing: Coming to a drugstore, urgent care, living room near you

Coronavirus testing: Coming to a drugstore, urgent care, living room near you

You can swab your own nose. You can squeeze your own blood samples. But proceed with caution, experts say. Read full article: Coronavirus testing: Coming to a drugsto...→

Metro Detroit Catholics return to public Mass following months-long shutdown due to COVID-19

Metro Detroit Catholics return to public Mass following months-long shutdown due to COVID-19

After two months of online-only services, some Catholic churches within the Archdiocese of Detroit opened to the public Tuesday for the first time since the st [...] Read full article: Metro Detroit Catholics return to public...→

Long-Term Care in the Future May Change Due to COVID-19

Long-Term Care in the Future May Change Due to COVID-19

According to statistics, more than one-third of national COVID-19 deaths have occurred in nursing homes and other long-term care facilities. Read full article: Long-Term Care in the Future May Change ...→

Solutions to save on groceries as prices rise due to pandemic

Solutions to save on groceries as prices rise due to pandemic

New month to month numbers show record-breaking prices at grocery stores. Many are turning elsewhere and finding new ways to save money while still getting fre [...] Read full article: Solutions to save on groceries as prices...→

Patients at Louisiana mental hospital sue to be released due to coronavirus: report

Patients at Louisiana mental hospital sue to be released due to coronavirus: report

Two patients at a Louisiana mental hospital filed suit against the state Wednesday, claiming their rights are being violated by not being released from the “qu [...] Read full article: Patients at Louisiana mental hospital su...→

Illinois Reports 471 Additional Deaths at Long-Term Care Facilities Due to Coronavirus

Illinois Reports 471 Additional Deaths at Long-Term Care Facilities Due to Coronavirus

More than 1,500 people have now died in Illinois nursing homes as a result of the coronavirus, state officials reported this week. According to data provided b [...] Read full article: Illinois Reports 471 Additional Deaths a...→

MAP: Local restaurants with reported COVID-19 cases or safety changes due to rise in cases

MAP: Local restaurants with reported COVID-19 cases or safety changes due to rise in cases

TAMPA, Fla. — ABC Action News is tracking restaurants that have reported a COVID-19 case and/or restaurants that are making safety changes because of a rise in [...] Read full article: MAP: Local restaurants with reported COV...→

Vatican: pandemic makes environment’s care ever more urgent | WTOP

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis’ impassioned appeal to protect nature is increasingly urgent as the global pandemic alters lifestyles and makes painfully plai [...] Read full article: Vatican: pandemic makes environment’s ca...→

22-year-old with mental health condition missing in Detroit

22-year-old with mental health condition missing in Detroit

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Have you seen missing 22-year-old Jenee Moore?... Police say Jenee was last seen on June 7 leaving her home in the 13100 block of Chandler Par [...] Read full article: 22-year-old with mental health condition...→

Metro Detroit Forecast: Temps starting to drop; rain chances starting to rise

Metro Detroit Forecast: Temps starting to drop; rain chances starting to rise

More clouds today with isolated storms possible after 2pm. Scattered showers and storms Thursday and Friday as temperatures fall into the 70s. Read full article: Metro Detroit Forecast: Temps starting t...→

Ex-Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick set to be released from prison due to pandemic, lawmaker says

Ex-Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick set to be released from prison due to pandemic, lawmaker says

State rep. Karen Whitsett told ... that Kilpatrick's impending release is related to the coronavirus. He is being quarantined for COVID-19 in the low-security [...] Read full article: Ex-Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick set to be re...→

WHO reports highest single-day rise in coronavirus cases due to developing countries as wealthier nations begin to reopen

WHO reports highest single-day rise in coronavirus cases due to developing countries as wealthier nations begin to reopen

The World Health Organization said the global COVID-19 case tally rose by 106,000 in the last 24 hours, the largest single-day jump in new cases since the pand [...] Read full article: WHO reports highest single-day rise in c...→

Care delays took physical, mental toll on Minnesota patients

Care delays took physical, mental toll on Minnesota patients

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — Larry Ballman anxiously watched the cancer on the right side of his face and neck spread from late March into the first weeks of April. Read full article: Care delays took physical, mental toll o...→

Mail delivery in metro Detroit slowed due to COVID-19, staffing shortages

Mail delivery in metro Detroit slowed due to COVID-19, staffing shortages

Mail delivery times in metro Detroit are noticeably slower these days, due in part to temporary staffing shortages and a surge in package volume because of COV [...] Read full article: Mail delivery in metro Detroit slowed du...→

Detroit Industry Spotlight: Health Care Hiring Going Strong

Detroit Industry Spotlight: Health Care Hiring Going Strong

Detroit's health care industry is experiencing strong job growth. Local employers posted 132 new jobs over the past week and 1,286 in the last month. Read full article: Detroit Industry Spotlight: Health Care ...→

Taking Care of Your Mental Health During COVID-19

Taking Care of Your Mental Health During COVID-19

As the coronavirus continues to impact daily life, it can affect anyone, not just people diagnosed with a mental health disorder. Here are some resources to he [...] Read full article: Taking Care of Your Mental Health During...→

“So the computer got it wrong.” Metro Detroit man suing after wrongful arrest due to facial recognition technology

“So the computer got it wrong.” Metro Detroit man suing after wrongful arrest due to facial recognition technology

(WXYZY) — Robert Williams says he was wrongly arrested based on the Detroit Police Department’s use of a controversial facial recognition software program.... [...] Read full article: “So the computer got it wrong.” Metro De...→

MAP: Local restaurants with reported COVID-19 cases or safety changes due to rise in cases

MAP: Local restaurants with reported COVID-19 cases or safety changes due to rise in cases

TAMPA, Fla. — ABC Action News is tracking restaurants that have reported a COVID-19 case and/or restaurants that are making safety changes because of a rise in [...] Read full article: MAP: Local restaurants with reported COV...→

These are new dates for concerts across metro Detroit postponed due to the coronavirus

These are new dates for concerts across metro Detroit postponed due to the coronavirus

The coronavirus pandemic forced the cancellation and postponement of shows throughout the country, and now, many are being rescheduled. Read full article: These are new dates for concerts across ...→

Riverside County Reports ‘Rapid Rise in Hospitalizations’ Due to COVID-19

Riverside County Reports ‘Rapid Rise in Hospitalizations’ Due to COVID-19

Riverside County health officials have reported 409 newly confirmed coronavirus cases — the largest one-day increase since the start of the pandemic — 11 addit [...] Read full article: Riverside County Reports ‘Rapid Rise in ...→

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti Promises 'Mental Health Care' for Being a 'Young Black Man'

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti Promises 'Mental Health Care' for Being a 'Young Black Man'

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti offered "mental health care that we need to deal with what that feels like ... to be a young black man." Read full article: L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti Promises 'Menta...→

Homeless Deaths Rise in San Francisco During Lockdown, But Not Due to Coronavirus

Homeless Deaths Rise in San Francisco During Lockdown, But Not Due to Coronavirus

Deaths have soared among the homeless population in San Francisco during the coronavirus, but not due to the virus directly. Read full article: Homeless Deaths Rise in San Francisco Du...→

Former Detroit mayor sentenced to 28 years in prison for 24 felonies to be released early due to pandemic

Former Detroit mayor sentenced to 28 years in prison for 24 felonies to be released early due to pandemic

"Kwame Kilpatrick's punishment of a 28-year sentence did not fit the crime," said Reverend Keyon S. Payton, National Director Community Outreach and Engagement [...] Read full article: Former Detroit mayor sentenced to 28 yea...→

WHO reports highest single-day rise in coronavirus cases due to developing countries as wealthier nations begin to reopen

WHO reports highest single-day rise in coronavirus cases due to developing countries as wealthier nations begin to reopen

The World Health Organization said the global COVID-19 case tally rose by 106,000 in the last 24 hours, the largest single-day jump in new cases since the pand [...] Read full article: WHO reports highest single-day rise in c...→

Metro Detroit Catholics return to public Mass following months-long shutdown due to COVID-19

Metro Detroit Catholics return to public Mass following months-long shutdown due to COVID-19

After two months of online-only services, some Catholic churches within the Archdiocese of Detroit opened to the public Tuesday for the first time since the st [...] Read full article: Metro Detroit Catholics return to public...→

Detroit Zoo reportedly losing $2.5 million per month since closing due to coronavirus

Detroit Zoo reportedly losing $2.5 million per month since closing due to coronavirus

Since closing in mid-March in compliance with coronavirus-related statewide stay at home orders, the Detroit Zoo reports it has lost $2.5 million per month. Th [...] Read full article: Detroit Zoo reportedly losing $2.5 milli...→

Care delays took physical, mental toll on Minnesota patients

Care delays took physical, mental toll on Minnesota patients

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — Larry Ballman anxiously watched the cancer on the right side of his face and neck spread from late March into the first weeks of April. Read full article: Care delays took physical, mental toll o...→

Solutions to save on groceries as prices rise due to pandemic

Solutions to save on groceries as prices rise due to pandemic

New month to month numbers show record-breaking prices at grocery stores. Many are turning elsewhere and finding new ways to save money while still getting fre [...] Read full article: Solutions to save on groceries as prices...→

Mo Pop 2020 is the latest Detroit event canceled due to coronavirus

Mo Pop 2020 is the latest Detroit event canceled due to coronavirus

Mo Pop 2020 has been canceled amid the coronavirus pandemic, organizers announced on Thursday. Read full article: Mo Pop 2020 is the latest Detroit event ...→

Detroit Industry Spotlight: Health Care Hiring Going Strong

Detroit Industry Spotlight: Health Care Hiring Going Strong

Detroit's health care industry is experiencing strong job growth. Local employers posted 132 new jobs over the past week and 1,286 in the last month. Read full article: Detroit Industry Spotlight: Health Care ...→

Illinois Reports 471 Additional Deaths at Long-Term Care Facilities Due to Coronavirus

Illinois Reports 471 Additional Deaths at Long-Term Care Facilities Due to Coronavirus

More than 1,500 people have now died in Illinois nursing homes as a result of the coronavirus, state officials reported this week. According to data provided b [...] Read full article: Illinois Reports 471 Additional Deaths a...→

Fort Worth Animal Care and Control Awarded Grant Due to COVID-19

Fort Worth Animal Care and Control Awarded Grant Due to COVID-19

The City of Fort Worth Animal Care and Control was awarded a $20,000 grant from PetSmart Charities’ Emergency Relief Fund to assist animal welfare organization [...] Read full article: Fort Worth Animal Care and Control Award...→

Massachusetts health experts talk post-pandemic ‘curves’, mental health and returning to care

Massachusetts health experts talk post-pandemic ‘curves’, mental health and returning to care

As Massachusetts residents and Americans across the nation continue to flatten the curve, health experts are preparing for more “curves” such as mental health [...] Read full article: Massachusetts health experts talk post-p...→

Vatican: pandemic makes environment’s care ever more urgent | WTOP

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis’ impassioned appeal to protect nature is increasingly urgent as the global pandemic alters lifestyles and makes painfully plai [...] Read full article: Vatican: pandemic makes environment’s ca...→

Vice President Mike Pence encourages governors to spread misleading claim that new COVID-19 spikes are due to rise in testing

Vice President Mike Pence encourages governors to spread misleading claim that new COVID-19 spikes are due to rise in testing

Vice President Mike Pence encouraged governors on Monday to adopt the administration’s misleading explanation that a rise in testing was a reason behind new co [...] Read full article: Vice President Mike Pence encourages gov...→

Group to acquire Detroit Popcorn Company after previous owner ousted due to racist post

Group to acquire Detroit Popcorn Company after previous owner ousted due to racist post

Harris Financial Group intends to acquire Detroit Popcorn Company one week after the previous owner's social media post received backlash. Read full article: Group to acquire Detroit Popcorn Company...→

22-year-old with mental health condition missing in Detroit

22-year-old with mental health condition missing in Detroit

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Have you seen missing 22-year-old Jenee Moore?... Police say Jenee was last seen on June 7 leaving her home in the 13100 block of Chandler Par [...] Read full article: 22-year-old with mental health condition...→

Why Detroit poet jessica Care moore supports the Metro Times Press Club

Why Detroit poet jessica Care moore supports the Metro Times Press Club

When I moved back home to Detroit at the end of 2006, my life had been literally turned upside down. I was nursing my then-10-month... Read full article: Why Detroit poet jessica Care moore supp...→

Metro Detroit Forecast: Temps starting to drop; rain chances starting to rise

Metro Detroit Forecast: Temps starting to drop; rain chances starting to rise

More clouds today with isolated storms possible after 2pm. Scattered showers and storms Thursday and Friday as temperatures fall into the 70s. Read full article: Metro Detroit Forecast: Temps starting t...→

Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison despite announcement of release due to pandemic

Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison despite announcement of release due to pandemic

"The Federal Bureau of Prisons reviewed and denied inmate Kwame Kilpatrick for home confinement," read a Tuesday statement. Read full article: Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison d...→

Metro Detroit seeing uptick in pet abandonment due to pandemic

Metro Detroit seeing uptick in pet abandonment due to pandemic

During the shutdown, one organization says they have been working tirelessly to continue to help rescue animals left out on the streets. Read full article: Metro Detroit seeing uptick in pet aband...→

Ex-Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick set to be released from prison due to pandemic, lawmaker says

Ex-Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick set to be released from prison due to pandemic, lawmaker says

State rep. Karen Whitsett told ... that Kilpatrick's impending release is related to the coronavirus. He is being quarantined for COVID-19 in the low-security [...] Read full article: Ex-Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick set to be re...→

Coronavirus testing: Coming to a drugstore, urgent care, living room near you

Coronavirus testing: Coming to a drugstore, urgent care, living room near you

You can swab your own nose. You can squeeze your own blood samples. But proceed with caution, experts say. Read full article: Coronavirus testing: Coming to a drugsto...→

Mental health experts fear suicides will climb due to the pandemic but a local group is trying to stop it

Mental health experts fear suicides will climb due to the pandemic but a local group is trying to stop it

The Zero Suicide Partners of Pinellas is an alliance of mental health groups, treatment centers and advocacy groups to help reduce the rate of suicides. And th [...] Read full article: Mental health experts fear suicides will...→

Long-Term Care in the Future May Change Due to COVID-19

Long-Term Care in the Future May Change Due to COVID-19

According to statistics, more than one-third of national COVID-19 deaths have occurred in nursing homes and other long-term care facilities. Read full article: Long-Term Care in the Future May Change ...→

Mail delivery in metro Detroit slowed due to COVID-19, staffing shortages

Mail delivery in metro Detroit slowed due to COVID-19, staffing shortages

Mail delivery times in metro Detroit are noticeably slower these days, due in part to temporary staffing shortages and a surge in package volume because of COV [...] Read full article: Mail delivery in metro Detroit slowed du...→

Patients at Louisiana mental hospital sue to be released due to coronavirus: report

Patients at Louisiana mental hospital sue to be released due to coronavirus: report

Two patients at a Louisiana mental hospital filed suit against the state Wednesday, claiming their rights are being violated by not being released from the “qu [...] Read full article: Patients at Louisiana mental hospital su...→

55% Fewer Americans Sought Hospital Care In March-April Due To COVID-19

55% Fewer Americans Sought Hospital Care In March-April Due To COVID-19

Analysis of 2 Million Patient Encounters Reveals U.S. Hospitals are Losing $60 Billion per Month; Uninsured Patients Up 114% During COVID-19 Pandemic. Read full article: 55% Fewer Americans Sought Hospital Care...→

Taking Care of Your Mental Health During COVID-19

Taking Care of Your Mental Health During COVID-19

As the coronavirus continues to impact daily life, it can affect anyone, not just people diagnosed with a mental health disorder. Here are some resources to he [...] Read full article: Taking Care of Your Mental Health During...→

Detroit will no longer host the Green Party 2020 National Convention due to the coronavirus

Detroit will no longer host the Green Party 2020 National Convention due to the coronavirus

This is kind of old news, but we think it deserves a post because we're not seeing any reference to it in the mainstream media.... Read full article: Detroit will no longer host the Green Pa...→

“So the computer got it wrong.” Metro Detroit man suing after wrongful arrest due to facial recognition technology

“So the computer got it wrong.” Metro Detroit man suing after wrongful arrest due to facial recognition technology

(WXYZY) — Robert Williams says he was wrongly arrested based on the Detroit Police Department’s use of a controversial facial recognition software program.... [...] Read full article: “So the computer got it wrong.” Metro De...→

Fort Worth Animal Care and Control Awarded Grant Due to COVID-19

Fort Worth Animal Care and Control Awarded Grant Due to COVID-19

The City of Fort Worth Animal Care and Control was awarded a $20,000 grant from PetSmart Charities’ Emergency Relief Fund to assist animal welfare organization [...] Read full article: Fort Worth Animal Care and Control Award...→

MAP: Local restaurants with reported COVID-19 cases or safety changes due to rise in cases

MAP: Local restaurants with reported COVID-19 cases or safety changes due to rise in cases

TAMPA, Fla. — ABC Action News is tracking restaurants that have reported a COVID-19 case and/or restaurants that are making safety changes because of a rise in [...] Read full article: MAP: Local restaurants with reported COV...→

Massachusetts health experts talk post-pandemic ‘curves’, mental health and returning to care

Massachusetts health experts talk post-pandemic ‘curves’, mental health and returning to care

As Massachusetts residents and Americans across the nation continue to flatten the curve, health experts are preparing for more “curves” such as mental health [...] Read full article: Massachusetts health experts talk post-p...→

These are new dates for concerts across metro Detroit postponed due to the coronavirus

These are new dates for concerts across metro Detroit postponed due to the coronavirus

The coronavirus pandemic forced the cancellation and postponement of shows throughout the country, and now, many are being rescheduled. Read full article: These are new dates for concerts across ...→

Vatican: pandemic makes environment’s care ever more urgent | WTOP

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis’ impassioned appeal to protect nature is increasingly urgent as the global pandemic alters lifestyles and makes painfully plai [...] Read full article: Vatican: pandemic makes environment’s ca...→

Riverside County Reports ‘Rapid Rise in Hospitalizations’ Due to COVID-19

Riverside County Reports ‘Rapid Rise in Hospitalizations’ Due to COVID-19

Riverside County health officials have reported 409 newly confirmed coronavirus cases — the largest one-day increase since the start of the pandemic — 11 addit [...] Read full article: Riverside County Reports ‘Rapid Rise in ...→

Vice President Mike Pence encourages governors to spread misleading claim that new COVID-19 spikes are due to rise in testing

Vice President Mike Pence encourages governors to spread misleading claim that new COVID-19 spikes are due to rise in testing

Vice President Mike Pence encouraged governors on Monday to adopt the administration’s misleading explanation that a rise in testing was a reason behind new co [...] Read full article: Vice President Mike Pence encourages gov...→

Group to acquire Detroit Popcorn Company after previous owner ousted due to racist post

Group to acquire Detroit Popcorn Company after previous owner ousted due to racist post

Harris Financial Group intends to acquire Detroit Popcorn Company one week after the previous owner's social media post received backlash. Read full article: Group to acquire Detroit Popcorn Company...→

22-year-old with mental health condition missing in Detroit

22-year-old with mental health condition missing in Detroit

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Have you seen missing 22-year-old Jenee Moore?... Police say Jenee was last seen on June 7 leaving her home in the 13100 block of Chandler Par [...] Read full article: 22-year-old with mental health condition...→

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti Promises 'Mental Health Care' for Being a 'Young Black Man'

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti Promises 'Mental Health Care' for Being a 'Young Black Man'

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti offered "mental health care that we need to deal with what that feels like ... to be a young black man." Read full article: L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti Promises 'Menta...→

Why Detroit poet jessica Care moore supports the Metro Times Press Club

Why Detroit poet jessica Care moore supports the Metro Times Press Club

When I moved back home to Detroit at the end of 2006, my life had been literally turned upside down. I was nursing my then-10-month... Read full article: Why Detroit poet jessica Care moore supp...→

Homeless Deaths Rise in San Francisco During Lockdown, But Not Due to Coronavirus

Homeless Deaths Rise in San Francisco During Lockdown, But Not Due to Coronavirus

Deaths have soared among the homeless population in San Francisco during the coronavirus, but not due to the virus directly. Read full article: Homeless Deaths Rise in San Francisco Du...→

Metro Detroit Forecast: Temps starting to drop; rain chances starting to rise

Metro Detroit Forecast: Temps starting to drop; rain chances starting to rise

More clouds today with isolated storms possible after 2pm. Scattered showers and storms Thursday and Friday as temperatures fall into the 70s. Read full article: Metro Detroit Forecast: Temps starting t...→

Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison despite announcement of release due to pandemic

Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison despite announcement of release due to pandemic

"The Federal Bureau of Prisons reviewed and denied inmate Kwame Kilpatrick for home confinement," read a Tuesday statement. Read full article: Former Detroit Mayor to stay in prison d...→

Metro Detroit seeing uptick in pet abandonment due to pandemic

Metro Detroit seeing uptick in pet abandonment due to pandemic

During the shutdown, one organization says they have been working tirelessly to continue to help rescue animals left out on the streets. Read full article: Metro Detroit seeing uptick in pet aband...→

Ex-Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick set to be released from prison due to pandemic, lawmaker says

Ex-Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick set to be released from prison due to pandemic, lawmaker says

State rep. Karen Whitsett told ... that Kilpatrick's impending release is related to the coronavirus. He is being quarantined for COVID-19 in the low-security [...] Read full article: Ex-Detroit Mayor Kilpatrick set to be re...→

Former Detroit mayor sentenced to 28 years in prison for 24 felonies to be released early due to pandemic

Former Detroit mayor sentenced to 28 years in prison for 24 felonies to be released early due to pandemic

"Kwame Kilpatrick's punishment of a 28-year sentence did not fit the crime," said Reverend Keyon S. Payton, National Director Community Outreach and Engagement [...] Read full article: Former Detroit mayor sentenced to 28 yea...→

Coronavirus testing: Coming to a drugstore, urgent care, living room near you

Coronavirus testing: Coming to a drugstore, urgent care, living room near you

You can swab your own nose. You can squeeze your own blood samples. But proceed with caution, experts say. Read full article: Coronavirus testing: Coming to a drugsto...→

WHO reports highest single-day rise in coronavirus cases due to developing countries as wealthier nations begin to reopen

WHO reports highest single-day rise in coronavirus cases due to developing countries as wealthier nations begin to reopen

The World Health Organization said the global COVID-19 case tally rose by 106,000 in the last 24 hours, the largest single-day jump in new cases since the pand [...] Read full article: WHO reports highest single-day rise in c...→

Mental health experts fear suicides will climb due to the pandemic but a local group is trying to stop it

Mental health experts fear suicides will climb due to the pandemic but a local group is trying to stop it

The Zero Suicide Partners of Pinellas is an alliance of mental health groups, treatment centers and advocacy groups to help reduce the rate of suicides. And th [...] Read full article: Mental health experts fear suicides will...→

Metro Detroit Catholics return to public Mass following months-long shutdown due to COVID-19

Metro Detroit Catholics return to public Mass following months-long shutdown due to COVID-19

After two months of online-only services, some Catholic churches within the Archdiocese of Detroit opened to the public Tuesday for the first time since the st [...] Read full article: Metro Detroit Catholics return to public...→

Detroit Zoo reportedly losing $2.5 million per month since closing due to coronavirus

Detroit Zoo reportedly losing $2.5 million per month since closing due to coronavirus

Since closing in mid-March in compliance with coronavirus-related statewide stay at home orders, the Detroit Zoo reports it has lost $2.5 million per month. Th [...] Read full article: Detroit Zoo reportedly losing $2.5 milli...→

Long-Term Care in the Future May Change Due to COVID-19

Long-Term Care in the Future May Change Due to COVID-19

According to statistics, more than one-third of national COVID-19 deaths have occurred in nursing homes and other long-term care facilities. Read full article: Long-Term Care in the Future May Change ...→

Care delays took physical, mental toll on Minnesota patients

Care delays took physical, mental toll on Minnesota patients

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — Larry Ballman anxiously watched the cancer on the right side of his face and neck spread from late March into the first weeks of April. Read full article: Care delays took physical, mental toll o...→

Solutions to save on groceries as prices rise due to pandemic

Solutions to save on groceries as prices rise due to pandemic

New month to month numbers show record-breaking prices at grocery stores. Many are turning elsewhere and finding new ways to save money while still getting fre [...] Read full article: Solutions to save on groceries as prices...→

Mail delivery in metro Detroit slowed due to COVID-19, staffing shortages

Mail delivery in metro Detroit slowed due to COVID-19, staffing shortages

Mail delivery times in metro Detroit are noticeably slower these days, due in part to temporary staffing shortages and a surge in package volume because of COV [...] Read full article: Mail delivery in metro Detroit slowed du...→

Mo Pop 2020 is the latest Detroit event canceled due to coronavirus

Mo Pop 2020 is the latest Detroit event canceled due to coronavirus

Mo Pop 2020 has been canceled amid the coronavirus pandemic, organizers announced on Thursday. Read full article: Mo Pop 2020 is the latest Detroit event ...→

Patients at Louisiana mental hospital sue to be released due to coronavirus: report

Patients at Louisiana mental hospital sue to be released due to coronavirus: report

Two patients at a Louisiana mental hospital filed suit against the state Wednesday, claiming their rights are being violated by not being released from the “qu [...] Read full article: Patients at Louisiana mental hospital su...→

Detroit Industry Spotlight: Health Care Hiring Going Strong

Detroit Industry Spotlight: Health Care Hiring Going Strong

Detroit's health care industry is experiencing strong job growth. Local employers posted 132 new jobs over the past week and 1,286 in the last month. Read full article: Detroit Industry Spotlight: Health Care ...→

55% Fewer Americans Sought Hospital Care In March-April Due To COVID-19

55% Fewer Americans Sought Hospital Care In March-April Due To COVID-19

Analysis of 2 Million Patient Encounters Reveals U.S. Hospitals are Losing $60 Billion per Month; Uninsured Patients Up 114% During COVID-19 Pandemic. Read full article: 55% Fewer Americans Sought Hospital Care...→

Illinois Reports 471 Additional Deaths at Long-Term Care Facilities Due to Coronavirus

Illinois Reports 471 Additional Deaths at Long-Term Care Facilities Due to Coronavirus

More than 1,500 people have now died in Illinois nursing homes as a result of the coronavirus, state officials reported this week. According to data provided b [...] Read full article: Illinois Reports 471 Additional Deaths a...→

Taking Care of Your Mental Health During COVID-19

Taking Care of Your Mental Health During COVID-19

As the coronavirus continues to impact daily life, it can affect anyone, not just people diagnosed with a mental health disorder. Here are some resources to he [...] Read full article: Taking Care of Your Mental Health During...→

Detroit will no longer host the Green Party 2020 National Convention due to the coronavirus

Detroit will no longer host the Green Party 2020 National Convention due to the coronavirus

This is kind of old news, but we think it deserves a post because we're not seeing any reference to it in the mainstream media.... Read full article: Detroit will no longer host the Green Pa...→