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Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recovery Rate’ Data for COVID-19 Cases

Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recovery Rate’ Data for COVID-19 Cases

In recent days, Illinois health officials have begun posting a “recovery rate” on their coronavirus data website, and Gov. J.B. Pritzker discussed the new addi [...] Read full article: Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recov...→

Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recovery Rate’ Data for COVID-19 Cases

Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recovery Rate’ Data for COVID-19 Cases

In recent days, Illinois health officials have begun posting a “recovery rate” on their coronavirus data website, and Gov. J.B. Pritzker discussed the new addi [...] Read full article: Illinois Health Officials Provide ‘Recov...→

Minn. Health Officials See Uptick In COVID-19 Cases Among Adults Under 40

Minn. Health Officials See Uptick In COVID-19 Cases Among Adults Under 40

Minnesota Department of Health officials said Wednesday there are roughly 100 new cases of COVID-19 of people in their 20s after a weekend of bar hopping on Ju [...] Read full article: Minn. Health Officials See Uptick In COV...→

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

President Donald Trump continues to insist the virus is 'going away' and to use racist terms in describing it as he shifts his focus to the campaign trail. Read full article: Despite surge warning from top health of...→

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

As they have begun rolling back tough COVID-19 restrictions, Santa Clara health officials say they are carefully monitoring a 'worrisome' number of new cases w [...] Read full article: Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Off...→

Colorado drinking water tested for “forever chemicals” did not exceed limits, health officials say

Colorado drinking water tested for “forever chemicals” did not exceed limits, health officials say

State health officials on Tuesday announced that statewide water sampling found that no treated drinking water tested for toxic fluorochemicals, known as “fore [...] Read full article: Colorado drinking water tested for “fore...→

What Are the Odds Someone at a Gathering Has COVID-19? Chicago Health Officials Break Down the Math

What Are the Odds Someone at a Gathering Has COVID-19? Chicago Health Officials Break Down the Math

Health officials in Chicago say there’s a 5% chance that someone in a gathering of 10 people has an active COVID-19 infection – and that those odds rise sharpl [...] Read full article: What Are the Odds Someone at a Gathering...→

Dr. Anthony Fauci, other health officials to testify at House hearing on COVID-19 response as infections spike in half of US states

Dr. Anthony Fauci, other health officials to testify at House hearing on COVID-19 response as infections spike in half of US states

With coronavirus cases rising in about half the states, Dr. Anthony Fauci returns to Capitol Hill on Tuesday at a fraught moment in the nation's pandemic respo [...] Read full article: Dr. Anthony Fauci, other health official...→

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Across the US, many people have taken issue with guidance from health officials -- as the act of wearing a mask to protect others during a pandemic has become [...] Read full article: Public Health Officials Resign Amid Thre...→

Black Americans Hospitalized for COVID-19 at 4 Times the Rate of Whites, Medicare Data Shows - Times of San Diego

Black Americans enrolled in Medicare were around four times as likely as their white counterparts to be hospitalized for COVID-19, U.S. government data release [...] Read full article: Black Americans Hospitalized for COVID-1...→

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Local civil rights leaders called the resolutions a positive first step but emphasized that the county must push beyond symbolic gestures to uproot systemic ra [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County officials push to dec...→

Coronavirus update: Los Angeles health officials aren't concerned about increased cases, here's why

Coronavirus update: Los Angeles health officials aren't concerned about increased cases, here's why

Despite increasing coronavirus cases in Los Angeles, California, health officials there say the outbreak has actually stabilized, pointing to metrics like deat [...] Read full article: Coronavirus update: Los Angeles health o...→

Illinois Officials to Begin Treating for Gypsy Moth Later This Month

Illinois Officials to Begin Treating for Gypsy Moth Later This Month

State officials will begin treating northern parts of the state for gypsy moth later this month. The destructive insect eats more than 250 species of trees and [...] Read full article: Illinois Officials to Begin Treating for...→

NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Department for Unreleased ‘Report on Police Killings'

NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Department for Unreleased ‘Report on Police Killings'

Two New York City Council members will subpoena the city’s health department for a report that “purportedly shows more police-involved deaths in New York City [...] Read full article: NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Departm...→

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...→

Illinois unemployment rate dropped to 15.2% in May as businesses began reopening

Illinois unemployment rate dropped to 15.2% in May as businesses began reopening

The Illinois unemployment rate fell to 15.2% in May, down from 17.2% in April, according to the state’s Department of Employment Security. Read full article: Illinois unemployment rate dropped to 15...→

All four of Illinois’ health regions are currently on track to move to phase fou [...]

All four of Illinois’ health regions are currently on track to move to phase four as early as next week, Gov. J.B. Pritzker said Wednesday. “All regions seem t [...] Read full article: All four of Illinois’ health regions are...→

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

CHICAGO — The positivity rate of COVID-19 tests in Illinois – which reflects the percent of tests which came back positive over a seven-day period – rose sligh [...] Read full article: Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in ...→

Bungled Lancet study casts shadow over health data industry

Bungled Lancet study casts shadow over health data industry

Retracted paper linking hydroxychloroquine to increased deaths in Covid-19 patients relied on reams of suspect data. Read full article: Bungled Lancet study casts shadow over h...→

South Korea health officials declare second wave of coronavirus

South Korea has seen 30 to 50 new cases a day, mostly in the densely populated capital city. Read full article: South Korea health officials declare sec...→

Health officials had to face a pandemic. Then came the death threats.

Health officials had to face a pandemic. Then came the death threats.

State and local health officials have found themselves at the center of regular news briefings amid the coronavirus outbreak, making them targets for harassmen [...] Read full article: Health officials had to face a pandemic....→

San Diego County Health Officials Report Case Spike for Second Straight Day

San Diego County Health Officials Report Case Spike for Second Straight Day

The COVID-19 case total in San Diego County now sits just under 11,100 cases as the county has recorded two straight days of over 300 new positive tests. Read full article: San Diego County Health Officials Report...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Dr. Anthony Fauci is scheduled to be among those who will answer questions about the government’s pandemic response. The University of Michigan plans to withdr [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Of...→

South Bay Hair Stylists Push Health Officials For Reopening Date

South Bay Hair Stylists Push Health Officials For Reopening Date

The owners of barbershops and hair and nail salons are expressing frustration and growing impatience with the Santa Clara County Public Health Department, crit [...] Read full article: South Bay Hair Stylists Push Health Offi...→

San Diego County Health Officials Reports Spike in Positive COVID-19 Cases

San Diego County Health Officials Reports Spike in Positive COVID-19 Cases

San Diego County health officials this weekend reported 310 new COVID-19 cases and no additional deaths, raising the region’s totals to 10,794 cases while the [...] Read full article: San Diego County Health Officials Report...→

Latest line: A good week for health officials, bad one for Columbus

Latest line: A good week for health officials, bad one for Columbus

Health officers who required people to wear masks to prevent the spread of coronavirus were vindicated when Gov. Gavin Newsom issued a statewide order to wear [...] Read full article: Latest line: A good week for health offi...→

Indiana Health Officials Announce 411 New COVID-19 Cases, 19 Additional Deaths

Indiana Health Officials Announce 411 New COVID-19 Cases, 19 Additional Deaths

Indiana state health officials announced 411 new cases of COVID-19 and 19 additional deaths Saturday. Read full article: Indiana Health Officials Announce 411 Ne...→

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado public health officials on Friday reported an outbreak of the novel coronavirus among staffers at a residential camp in El Paso County, with at least [...] Read full article: Colorado health officials report coronav...→

Tennessee’s Economic Recovery Group partners with UT researchers for data collection - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

According to the data, the economic impacts of COVID-19 are just as real as the health impacts to many Tennesseans. Overall, 77% of respondents support the Ten [...] Read full article: Tennessee’s Economic Recovery Group part...→

Florida health officials report over 3,000 new COVID-19 cases

Florida health officials report over 3,000 new COVID-19 cases

(WSVN) - There are now more than 85,000 reported cases of the coronavirus in Florida, with 3,061 deaths. As of 10:30 a.m., Thursday, the Florida... Read full article: Florida health officials report over 3,0...→

Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmission rate in US, data shows

Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmission rate in US, data shows

BOSTON (WHDH) - Massachusetts has the lowest coronavirus transmission rate in the United States, data indicates. As of Tuesday, the transmission rate in the Co [...] Read full article: Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmissio...→

Illinois health officials on Tuesday announced 601 new known cases of COVID-19 a [...]

Illinois health officials on Tuesday announced 601 new known cases of COVID-19 a [...]

Illinois health officials on Tuesday announced 601 new known cases of COVID-19 and 38 additional fatalities, bringing the total number of known cases to 137,82 [...] Read full article: Illinois health officials on Tuesday ann...→

Health officials issue COVID-19 warning to those who attended Waukegan basketball tourney

Health officials issue COVID-19 warning to those who attended Waukegan basketball tourney

The Lake County Health Department is encouraging people who attended a basketball tournament in Waukegan last week to self-quarantine at home until Sunday, Jun [...] Read full article: Health officials issue COVID-19 warning ...→

Homestead Hospital at Capacity, Baptist Health Officials Say

Homestead Hospital at Capacity, Baptist Health Officials Say

Baptist Health confirmed that its hospital in Homestead is at capacity, officials confirmed Tuesday. “Yes, we are at capacity at Homestead Hospital today,” Geo [...] Read full article: Homestead Hospital at Capacity, Baptist ...→

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 ...→

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

County public health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer announced 2,571 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 18 additional virus-related deaths, bringing countywide [...] Read full article: LA County Health Officials Say Community...→

CDC and MN health officials sound alarm: Drop in ER visits for heart attack and stroke is dangerous

Minnesota reported a 70-day low in COVID-19 deaths on Monday, but a new report suggests the pandemic may be indirectly responsible for the deaths of a large nu [...] Read full article: CDC and MN health officials sound alarm:...→

Illinois health officials Sunday announced 658 new cases of COVID-19 and 23 addi [...]

Illinois health officials Sunday announced 658 new cases of COVID-19 and 23 addi [...]

Illinois health officials Sunday announced 658 new cases of COVID-19 and 23 additional deaths, bringing the total number of known cases to 136,762 and the deat [...] Read full article: Illinois health officials Sunday announc...→

Texas Health Officials Report Record 4,430 New COVID-19 Cases On Saturday

Texas Health Officials Report Record 4,430 New COVID-19 Cases On Saturday

Health officials on Saturday reported a record of more than 4,400 new COVID-19 cases in Texas and 25 additional deaths due to the virus. Read full article: Texas Health Officials Report Record 4,4...→

Illinois Department of Public Health

The Illinois Department of Public Health announced Saturday an investigation into the sudden increase of foodborne illnesses in the state. Health officials rec [...] Read full article: Illinois Department of Public Health...→

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials on Tuesday declared systemic racism a public health crisis and passed a resolution that directs the local health agenc [...] Read full article: Jefferson County public health officials...→

Alarm as vaccine foes, anti-mask activists target public health officials

Alarm as vaccine foes, anti-mask activists target public health officials

An alliance of anti-vaccine activists and those protesting California’s coronavirus restrictions is alarming public health officials who have expressed concern [...] Read full article: Alarm as vaccine foes, anti-mask activis...→

Americans Divided on Wearing Face Masks: Health Officials Say, ‘They're Absolutely Necessary'

Americans Divided on Wearing Face Masks: Health Officials Say, ‘They're Absolutely Necessary'

A local epidemiologist says wearing a mask as a layer of protection is still very effective and absolutely necessary. Read full article: Americans Divided on Wearing Face Masks:...→

Minn. Health Officials See Uptick In COVID-19 Cases Among Adults Under 40

Minn. Health Officials See Uptick In COVID-19 Cases Among Adults Under 40

Minnesota Department of Health officials said Wednesday there are roughly 100 new cases of COVID-19 of people in their 20s after a weekend of bar hopping on Ju [...] Read full article: Minn. Health Officials See Uptick In COV...→

Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmission rate in US, data shows

Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmission rate in US, data shows

BOSTON (WHDH) - Massachusetts has the lowest coronavirus transmission rate in the United States, data indicates. As of Tuesday, the transmission rate in the Co [...] Read full article: Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmissio...→

Bungled Lancet study casts shadow over health data industry

Bungled Lancet study casts shadow over health data industry

Retracted paper linking hydroxychloroquine to increased deaths in Covid-19 patients relied on reams of suspect data. Read full article: Bungled Lancet study casts shadow over h...→

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

As they have begun rolling back tough COVID-19 restrictions, Santa Clara health officials say they are carefully monitoring a 'worrisome' number of new cases w [...] Read full article: Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Off...→

Health officials issue COVID-19 warning to those who attended Waukegan basketball tourney

Health officials issue COVID-19 warning to those who attended Waukegan basketball tourney

The Lake County Health Department is encouraging people who attended a basketball tournament in Waukegan last week to self-quarantine at home until Sunday, Jun [...] Read full article: Health officials issue COVID-19 warning ...→

What Are the Odds Someone at a Gathering Has COVID-19? Chicago Health Officials Break Down the Math

What Are the Odds Someone at a Gathering Has COVID-19? Chicago Health Officials Break Down the Math

Health officials in Chicago say there’s a 5% chance that someone in a gathering of 10 people has an active COVID-19 infection – and that those odds rise sharpl [...] Read full article: What Are the Odds Someone at a Gathering...→

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 ...→

San Diego County Health Officials Report Case Spike for Second Straight Day

San Diego County Health Officials Report Case Spike for Second Straight Day

The COVID-19 case total in San Diego County now sits just under 11,100 cases as the county has recorded two straight days of over 300 new positive tests. Read full article: San Diego County Health Officials Report...→

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Across the US, many people have taken issue with guidance from health officials -- as the act of wearing a mask to protect others during a pandemic has become [...] Read full article: Public Health Officials Resign Amid Thre...→

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

County public health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer announced 2,571 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 18 additional virus-related deaths, bringing countywide [...] Read full article: LA County Health Officials Say Community...→

South Bay Hair Stylists Push Health Officials For Reopening Date

South Bay Hair Stylists Push Health Officials For Reopening Date

The owners of barbershops and hair and nail salons are expressing frustration and growing impatience with the Santa Clara County Public Health Department, crit [...] Read full article: South Bay Hair Stylists Push Health Offi...→

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Local civil rights leaders called the resolutions a positive first step but emphasized that the county must push beyond symbolic gestures to uproot systemic ra [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County officials push to dec...→

San Diego County Health Officials Reports Spike in Positive COVID-19 Cases

San Diego County Health Officials Reports Spike in Positive COVID-19 Cases

San Diego County health officials this weekend reported 310 new COVID-19 cases and no additional deaths, raising the region’s totals to 10,794 cases while the [...] Read full article: San Diego County Health Officials Report...→

Illinois Officials to Begin Treating for Gypsy Moth Later This Month

Illinois Officials to Begin Treating for Gypsy Moth Later This Month

State officials will begin treating northern parts of the state for gypsy moth later this month. The destructive insect eats more than 250 species of trees and [...] Read full article: Illinois Officials to Begin Treating for...→

Texas Health Officials Report Record 4,430 New COVID-19 Cases On Saturday

Texas Health Officials Report Record 4,430 New COVID-19 Cases On Saturday

Health officials on Saturday reported a record of more than 4,400 new COVID-19 cases in Texas and 25 additional deaths due to the virus. Read full article: Texas Health Officials Report Record 4,4...→

Indiana Health Officials Announce 411 New COVID-19 Cases, 19 Additional Deaths

Indiana Health Officials Announce 411 New COVID-19 Cases, 19 Additional Deaths

Indiana state health officials announced 411 new cases of COVID-19 and 19 additional deaths Saturday. Read full article: Indiana Health Officials Announce 411 Ne...→

Tennessee’s Economic Recovery Group partners with UT researchers for data collection - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

According to the data, the economic impacts of COVID-19 are just as real as the health impacts to many Tennesseans. Overall, 77% of respondents support the Ten [...] Read full article: Tennessee’s Economic Recovery Group part...→

Illinois unemployment rate dropped to 15.2% in May as businesses began reopening

Illinois unemployment rate dropped to 15.2% in May as businesses began reopening

The Illinois unemployment rate fell to 15.2% in May, down from 17.2% in April, according to the state’s Department of Employment Security. Read full article: Illinois unemployment rate dropped to 15...→

Alarm as vaccine foes, anti-mask activists target public health officials

Alarm as vaccine foes, anti-mask activists target public health officials

An alliance of anti-vaccine activists and those protesting California’s coronavirus restrictions is alarming public health officials who have expressed concern [...] Read full article: Alarm as vaccine foes, anti-mask activis...→

Florida health officials report over 3,000 new COVID-19 cases

Florida health officials report over 3,000 new COVID-19 cases

(WSVN) - There are now more than 85,000 reported cases of the coronavirus in Florida, with 3,061 deaths. As of 10:30 a.m., Thursday, the Florida... Read full article: Florida health officials report over 3,0...→

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

CHICAGO — The positivity rate of COVID-19 tests in Illinois – which reflects the percent of tests which came back positive over a seven-day period – rose sligh [...] Read full article: Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in ...→

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

President Donald Trump continues to insist the virus is 'going away' and to use racist terms in describing it as he shifts his focus to the campaign trail. Read full article: Despite surge warning from top health of...→

Illinois health officials on Tuesday announced 601 new known cases of COVID-19 a [...]

Illinois health officials on Tuesday announced 601 new known cases of COVID-19 a [...]

Illinois health officials on Tuesday announced 601 new known cases of COVID-19 and 38 additional fatalities, bringing the total number of known cases to 137,82 [...] Read full article: Illinois health officials on Tuesday ann...→

South Korea health officials declare second wave of coronavirus

South Korea has seen 30 to 50 new cases a day, mostly in the densely populated capital city. Read full article: South Korea health officials declare sec...→

Colorado drinking water tested for “forever chemicals” did not exceed limits, health officials say

Colorado drinking water tested for “forever chemicals” did not exceed limits, health officials say

State health officials on Tuesday announced that statewide water sampling found that no treated drinking water tested for toxic fluorochemicals, known as “fore [...] Read full article: Colorado drinking water tested for “fore...→

Homestead Hospital at Capacity, Baptist Health Officials Say

Homestead Hospital at Capacity, Baptist Health Officials Say

Baptist Health confirmed that its hospital in Homestead is at capacity, officials confirmed Tuesday. “Yes, we are at capacity at Homestead Hospital today,” Geo [...] Read full article: Homestead Hospital at Capacity, Baptist ...→

Health officials had to face a pandemic. Then came the death threats.

Health officials had to face a pandemic. Then came the death threats.

State and local health officials have found themselves at the center of regular news briefings amid the coronavirus outbreak, making them targets for harassmen [...] Read full article: Health officials had to face a pandemic....→

Dr. Anthony Fauci, other health officials to testify at House hearing on COVID-19 response as infections spike in half of US states

Dr. Anthony Fauci, other health officials to testify at House hearing on COVID-19 response as infections spike in half of US states

With coronavirus cases rising in about half the states, Dr. Anthony Fauci returns to Capitol Hill on Tuesday at a fraught moment in the nation's pandemic respo [...] Read full article: Dr. Anthony Fauci, other health official...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Dr. Anthony Fauci is scheduled to be among those who will answer questions about the government’s pandemic response. The University of Michigan plans to withdr [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Of...→

Black Americans Hospitalized for COVID-19 at 4 Times the Rate of Whites, Medicare Data Shows - Times of San Diego

Black Americans enrolled in Medicare were around four times as likely as their white counterparts to be hospitalized for COVID-19, U.S. government data release [...] Read full article: Black Americans Hospitalized for COVID-1...→

CDC and MN health officials sound alarm: Drop in ER visits for heart attack and stroke is dangerous

Minnesota reported a 70-day low in COVID-19 deaths on Monday, but a new report suggests the pandemic may be indirectly responsible for the deaths of a large nu [...] Read full article: CDC and MN health officials sound alarm:...→

Coronavirus update: Los Angeles health officials aren't concerned about increased cases, here's why

Coronavirus update: Los Angeles health officials aren't concerned about increased cases, here's why

Despite increasing coronavirus cases in Los Angeles, California, health officials there say the outbreak has actually stabilized, pointing to metrics like deat [...] Read full article: Coronavirus update: Los Angeles health o...→

Illinois health officials Sunday announced 658 new cases of COVID-19 and 23 addi [...]

Illinois health officials Sunday announced 658 new cases of COVID-19 and 23 addi [...]

Illinois health officials Sunday announced 658 new cases of COVID-19 and 23 additional deaths, bringing the total number of known cases to 136,762 and the deat [...] Read full article: Illinois health officials Sunday announc...→

Latest line: A good week for health officials, bad one for Columbus

Latest line: A good week for health officials, bad one for Columbus

Health officers who required people to wear masks to prevent the spread of coronavirus were vindicated when Gov. Gavin Newsom issued a statewide order to wear [...] Read full article: Latest line: A good week for health offi...→

NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Department for Unreleased ‘Report on Police Killings'

NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Department for Unreleased ‘Report on Police Killings'

Two New York City Council members will subpoena the city’s health department for a report that “purportedly shows more police-involved deaths in New York City [...] Read full article: NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Departm...→

Illinois Department of Public Health

The Illinois Department of Public Health announced Saturday an investigation into the sudden increase of foodborne illnesses in the state. Health officials rec [...] Read full article: Illinois Department of Public Health...→

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado public health officials on Friday reported an outbreak of the novel coronavirus among staffers at a residential camp in El Paso County, with at least [...] Read full article: Colorado health officials report coronav...→

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...→

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials on Tuesday declared systemic racism a public health crisis and passed a resolution that directs the local health agenc [...] Read full article: Jefferson County public health officials...→

All four of Illinois’ health regions are currently on track to move to phase fou [...]

All four of Illinois’ health regions are currently on track to move to phase four as early as next week, Gov. J.B. Pritzker said Wednesday. “All regions seem t [...] Read full article: All four of Illinois’ health regions are...→

Americans Divided on Wearing Face Masks: Health Officials Say, ‘They're Absolutely Necessary'

Americans Divided on Wearing Face Masks: Health Officials Say, ‘They're Absolutely Necessary'

A local epidemiologist says wearing a mask as a layer of protection is still very effective and absolutely necessary. Read full article: Americans Divided on Wearing Face Masks:...→

Minn. Health Officials See Uptick In COVID-19 Cases Among Adults Under 40

Minn. Health Officials See Uptick In COVID-19 Cases Among Adults Under 40

Minnesota Department of Health officials said Wednesday there are roughly 100 new cases of COVID-19 of people in their 20s after a weekend of bar hopping on Ju [...] Read full article: Minn. Health Officials See Uptick In COV...→

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

CHICAGO — The positivity rate of COVID-19 tests in Illinois – which reflects the percent of tests which came back positive over a seven-day period – rose sligh [...] Read full article: Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in ...→

Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmission rate in US, data shows

Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmission rate in US, data shows

BOSTON (WHDH) - Massachusetts has the lowest coronavirus transmission rate in the United States, data indicates. As of Tuesday, the transmission rate in the Co [...] Read full article: Mass. has lowest coronavirus transmissio...→

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

Despite surge warning from top health officials, Trump repeats coronavirus 'going away,' uses racist description

President Donald Trump continues to insist the virus is 'going away' and to use racist terms in describing it as he shifts his focus to the campaign trail. Read full article: Despite surge warning from top health of...→

Bungled Lancet study casts shadow over health data industry

Bungled Lancet study casts shadow over health data industry

Retracted paper linking hydroxychloroquine to increased deaths in Covid-19 patients relied on reams of suspect data. Read full article: Bungled Lancet study casts shadow over h...→

Illinois health officials on Tuesday announced 601 new known cases of COVID-19 a [...]

Illinois health officials on Tuesday announced 601 new known cases of COVID-19 a [...]

Illinois health officials on Tuesday announced 601 new known cases of COVID-19 and 38 additional fatalities, bringing the total number of known cases to 137,82 [...] Read full article: Illinois health officials on Tuesday ann...→

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Officials Monitor 'Worrisome' New COVID-19 Cases

As they have begun rolling back tough COVID-19 restrictions, Santa Clara health officials say they are carefully monitoring a 'worrisome' number of new cases w [...] Read full article: Reopening; Santa Clara County Health Off...→

South Korea health officials declare second wave of coronavirus

South Korea has seen 30 to 50 new cases a day, mostly in the densely populated capital city. Read full article: South Korea health officials declare sec...→

Health officials issue COVID-19 warning to those who attended Waukegan basketball tourney

Health officials issue COVID-19 warning to those who attended Waukegan basketball tourney

The Lake County Health Department is encouraging people who attended a basketball tournament in Waukegan last week to self-quarantine at home until Sunday, Jun [...] Read full article: Health officials issue COVID-19 warning ...→

Colorado drinking water tested for “forever chemicals” did not exceed limits, health officials say

Colorado drinking water tested for “forever chemicals” did not exceed limits, health officials say

State health officials on Tuesday announced that statewide water sampling found that no treated drinking water tested for toxic fluorochemicals, known as “fore [...] Read full article: Colorado drinking water tested for “fore...→

Homestead Hospital at Capacity, Baptist Health Officials Say

Homestead Hospital at Capacity, Baptist Health Officials Say

Baptist Health confirmed that its hospital in Homestead is at capacity, officials confirmed Tuesday. “Yes, we are at capacity at Homestead Hospital today,” Geo [...] Read full article: Homestead Hospital at Capacity, Baptist ...→

What Are the Odds Someone at a Gathering Has COVID-19? Chicago Health Officials Break Down the Math

What Are the Odds Someone at a Gathering Has COVID-19? Chicago Health Officials Break Down the Math

Health officials in Chicago say there’s a 5% chance that someone in a gathering of 10 people has an active COVID-19 infection – and that those odds rise sharpl [...] Read full article: What Are the Odds Someone at a Gathering...→

Health officials had to face a pandemic. Then came the death threats.

Health officials had to face a pandemic. Then came the death threats.

State and local health officials have found themselves at the center of regular news briefings amid the coronavirus outbreak, making them targets for harassmen [...] Read full article: Health officials had to face a pandemic....→

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 ...→

Dr. Anthony Fauci, other health officials to testify at House hearing on COVID-19 response as infections spike in half of US states

Dr. Anthony Fauci, other health officials to testify at House hearing on COVID-19 response as infections spike in half of US states

With coronavirus cases rising in about half the states, Dr. Anthony Fauci returns to Capitol Hill on Tuesday at a fraught moment in the nation's pandemic respo [...] Read full article: Dr. Anthony Fauci, other health official...→

San Diego County Health Officials Report Case Spike for Second Straight Day

San Diego County Health Officials Report Case Spike for Second Straight Day

The COVID-19 case total in San Diego County now sits just under 11,100 cases as the county has recorded two straight days of over 300 new positive tests. Read full article: San Diego County Health Officials Report...→

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Public Health Officials Resign Amid Threats During Pandemic

Across the US, many people have taken issue with guidance from health officials -- as the act of wearing a mask to protect others during a pandemic has become [...] Read full article: Public Health Officials Resign Amid Thre...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Officials to Testify in Congress

Dr. Anthony Fauci is scheduled to be among those who will answer questions about the government’s pandemic response. The University of Michigan plans to withdr [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Health Of...→

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

LA County Health Officials Say Community Transmission Increasing As 2,500 New COVID-19 Cases Reported

County public health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer announced 2,571 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 18 additional virus-related deaths, bringing countywide [...] Read full article: LA County Health Officials Say Community...→

Black Americans Hospitalized for COVID-19 at 4 Times the Rate of Whites, Medicare Data Shows - Times of San Diego

Black Americans enrolled in Medicare were around four times as likely as their white counterparts to be hospitalized for COVID-19, U.S. government data release [...] Read full article: Black Americans Hospitalized for COVID-1...→

South Bay Hair Stylists Push Health Officials For Reopening Date

South Bay Hair Stylists Push Health Officials For Reopening Date

The owners of barbershops and hair and nail salons are expressing frustration and growing impatience with the Santa Clara County Public Health Department, crit [...] Read full article: South Bay Hair Stylists Push Health Offi...→

CDC and MN health officials sound alarm: Drop in ER visits for heart attack and stroke is dangerous

Minnesota reported a 70-day low in COVID-19 deaths on Monday, but a new report suggests the pandemic may be indirectly responsible for the deaths of a large nu [...] Read full article: CDC and MN health officials sound alarm:...→

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Santa Clara County officials push to declare racism a public health crisis

Local civil rights leaders called the resolutions a positive first step but emphasized that the county must push beyond symbolic gestures to uproot systemic ra [...] Read full article: Santa Clara County officials push to dec...→

Coronavirus update: Los Angeles health officials aren't concerned about increased cases, here's why

Coronavirus update: Los Angeles health officials aren't concerned about increased cases, here's why

Despite increasing coronavirus cases in Los Angeles, California, health officials there say the outbreak has actually stabilized, pointing to metrics like deat [...] Read full article: Coronavirus update: Los Angeles health o...→

San Diego County Health Officials Reports Spike in Positive COVID-19 Cases

San Diego County Health Officials Reports Spike in Positive COVID-19 Cases

San Diego County health officials this weekend reported 310 new COVID-19 cases and no additional deaths, raising the region’s totals to 10,794 cases while the [...] Read full article: San Diego County Health Officials Report...→

Illinois health officials Sunday announced 658 new cases of COVID-19 and 23 addi [...]

Illinois health officials Sunday announced 658 new cases of COVID-19 and 23 addi [...]

Illinois health officials Sunday announced 658 new cases of COVID-19 and 23 additional deaths, bringing the total number of known cases to 136,762 and the deat [...] Read full article: Illinois health officials Sunday announc...→

Illinois Officials to Begin Treating for Gypsy Moth Later This Month

Illinois Officials to Begin Treating for Gypsy Moth Later This Month

State officials will begin treating northern parts of the state for gypsy moth later this month. The destructive insect eats more than 250 species of trees and [...] Read full article: Illinois Officials to Begin Treating for...→

Latest line: A good week for health officials, bad one for Columbus

Latest line: A good week for health officials, bad one for Columbus

Health officers who required people to wear masks to prevent the spread of coronavirus were vindicated when Gov. Gavin Newsom issued a statewide order to wear [...] Read full article: Latest line: A good week for health offi...→

Texas Health Officials Report Record 4,430 New COVID-19 Cases On Saturday

Texas Health Officials Report Record 4,430 New COVID-19 Cases On Saturday

Health officials on Saturday reported a record of more than 4,400 new COVID-19 cases in Texas and 25 additional deaths due to the virus. Read full article: Texas Health Officials Report Record 4,4...→

NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Department for Unreleased ‘Report on Police Killings'

NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Department for Unreleased ‘Report on Police Killings'

Two New York City Council members will subpoena the city’s health department for a report that “purportedly shows more police-involved deaths in New York City [...] Read full article: NYC Officials to Subpoena Health Departm...→

Indiana Health Officials Announce 411 New COVID-19 Cases, 19 Additional Deaths

Indiana Health Officials Announce 411 New COVID-19 Cases, 19 Additional Deaths

Indiana state health officials announced 411 new cases of COVID-19 and 19 additional deaths Saturday. Read full article: Indiana Health Officials Announce 411 Ne...→

Illinois Department of Public Health

The Illinois Department of Public Health announced Saturday an investigation into the sudden increase of foodborne illnesses in the state. Health officials rec [...] Read full article: Illinois Department of Public Health...→

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado health officials report coronavirus outbreak at El Paso County overnight camp

Colorado public health officials on Friday reported an outbreak of the novel coronavirus among staffers at a residential camp in El Paso County, with at least [...] Read full article: Colorado health officials report coronav...→

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...→

Tennessee’s Economic Recovery Group partners with UT researchers for data collection - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

According to the data, the economic impacts of COVID-19 are just as real as the health impacts to many Tennesseans. Overall, 77% of respondents support the Ten [...] Read full article: Tennessee’s Economic Recovery Group part...→

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials declare systemic racism a public health crisis

Jefferson County public health officials on Tuesday declared systemic racism a public health crisis and passed a resolution that directs the local health agenc [...] Read full article: Jefferson County public health officials...→

Illinois unemployment rate dropped to 15.2% in May as businesses began reopening

Illinois unemployment rate dropped to 15.2% in May as businesses began reopening

The Illinois unemployment rate fell to 15.2% in May, down from 17.2% in April, according to the state’s Department of Employment Security. Read full article: Illinois unemployment rate dropped to 15...→

Alarm as vaccine foes, anti-mask activists target public health officials

Alarm as vaccine foes, anti-mask activists target public health officials

An alliance of anti-vaccine activists and those protesting California’s coronavirus restrictions is alarming public health officials who have expressed concern [...] Read full article: Alarm as vaccine foes, anti-mask activis...→

All four of Illinois’ health regions are currently on track to move to phase fou [...]

All four of Illinois’ health regions are currently on track to move to phase four as early as next week, Gov. J.B. Pritzker said Wednesday. “All regions seem t [...] Read full article: All four of Illinois’ health regions are...→

Florida health officials report over 3,000 new COVID-19 cases

Florida health officials report over 3,000 new COVID-19 cases

(WSVN) - There are now more than 85,000 reported cases of the coronavirus in Florida, with 3,061 deaths. As of 10:30 a.m., Thursday, the Florida... Read full article: Florida health officials report over 3,0...→

Americans Divided on Wearing Face Masks: Health Officials Say, ‘They're Absolutely Necessary'

Americans Divided on Wearing Face Masks: Health Officials Say, ‘They're Absolutely Necessary'

A local epidemiologist says wearing a mask as a layer of protection is still very effective and absolutely necessary. Read full article: Americans Divided on Wearing Face Masks:...→