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Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Department of Health over data about COVID-19 in long-term care facilities | MinnPost

Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Department of Health over data about COVID-19 in long-term care facilities | MinnPost

In a letter to the agency, state Sen. Karin Housley said the Senate’s Family Care and Aging Committee, which Housley chairs, has tried to learn more from the M [...] Read full article: Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Departmen...→

Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Department of Health over data about COVID-19 in long-term care facilities | MinnPost

Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Department of Health over data about COVID-19 in long-term care facilities | MinnPost

In a letter to the agency, state Sen. Karin Housley said the Senate’s Family Care and Aging Committee, which Housley chairs, has tried to learn more from the M [...] Read full article: Lawmaker threatens to subpoena Departmen...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

When elected officials issue orders about things like mandatory face coverings, they say their decisions are data driven. But ever wonder what data is driving [...] Read full article: FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for M...→

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...→

New data from state advisory group shows communities of color disproportionately affected by COVID-19

New data from state advisory group shows communities of color disproportionately affected by COVID-19

The breakdown shows Black and Hispanic communities are seeing higher rates of positive cases, hospitalizations, and deaths during the pandemic. Read full article: New data from state advisory group shows...→

Zimbabwe's health minister arrested in COVID-19 graft case

Zimbabwe's health minister arrested in COVID-19 graft case

Zimbabwe's health minister is expected to appear in court to face allegations of illegally awarding a multi-million-dollar contract for COVID-19 testing kits, [...] Read full article: Zimbabwe's health minister arrested in C...→

Health professionals use proning technique to help save COVID-19 patients

Health professionals use proning technique to help save COVID-19 patients

(WXYZ) — We wanted to share a feel good story about the fight to save Covid-19 patients, especially as we wait for a vaccine and hear talk of a possible resurg [...] Read full article: Health professionals use proning techniq...→

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...→

Pregnant women not more susceptible to COVID-19, current data suggests

Pregnant women not more susceptible to COVID-19, current data suggests

Current data suggests pregnant women are not more at risk of contracting COVID-19, but more information is needed. Read full article: Pregnant women not more susceptible to C...→

People Testing Positive for COVID-19 Still Showing Up to Work: Jackson Health CEO

People Testing Positive for COVID-19 Still Showing Up to Work: Jackson Health CEO

Despite testing positive for coronavirus, people everywhere are still showing up to work and not telling their bosses so that they can still get paid. That’s o [...] Read full article: People Testing Positive for COVID-19 Sti...→

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...→

Pause in cancer treatments during COVID may cause other public health crisis

Pause in cancer treatments during COVID may cause other public health crisis

Yet another unfortunate outcome of the COVID-19 pandemic: More people with cancer are going undiagnosed and untreated. Read full article: Pause in cancer treatments during COVID ...→

Colorado’s COVID-19 patients fared better in May than at pandemic’s start, hospital data shows

Colorado’s COVID-19 patients fared better in May than at pandemic’s start, hospital data shows

Colorado patients who contracted the novel coronavirus in May fared better than those infected in March, and that’s at least partly due to new knowledge their [...] Read full article: Colorado’s COVID-19 patients fared bette...→

Medicare data: Black people likelier to be hospitalized for COVID-19

Medicare data: Black people likelier to be hospitalized for COVID-19

There were fewer COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations among Medicare recipients in rural areas, when compared to cities and suburbs. Read full article: Medicare data: Black people likelier to ...→

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...→

Domestic workers face low pay, no health coverage, and COVID-19

Domestic workers face low pay, no health coverage, and COVID-19

A New York nanny wants to work but doesn't "want to risk exposing myself to the virus and exposing my children." Read full article: Domestic workers face low pay, no health...→

Saratoga student’s website narrows search field for COVID-19 data

Saratoga student’s website narrows search field for COVID-19 data

A desire to help his grandfather navigate news and information about COVID-19 led a Saratoga High School student to create what he couldn’t find: an aggregate [...] Read full article: Saratoga student’s website narrows searc...→

City Council subpoena targets Dept. of Health report on NYPD-involved deaths

City Council subpoena targets Dept. of Health report on NYPD-involved deaths

City Council Speaker Corey Johnson and Council member Ritchie Torres are issuing a subpoena on a Department of Health and Mental Hygiene report that reportedly [...] Read full article: City Council subpoena targets Dept. of H...→

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...→

Disneyland rolls out new COVID-19 health and safety guidelines

Disneyland rolls out new COVID-19 health and safety guidelines

Disney parks chief medical officer Pamela Hymel rolled out the new guidelines as Disneyland and Disney California Adventure prepare to reopen on July 17 pendin [...] Read full article: Disneyland rolls out new COVID-19 health...→

Black health experts view protesters with admiration, anxiety over exposure to COVID-19

Black health experts view protesters with admiration, anxiety over exposure to COVID-19

“COVID-19 was a concern, but the anguish of witnessing another black man being murdered by the police with absolute disregard overpowered my fears of the coron [...] Read full article: Black health experts view protesters wit...→

As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public Health says contact tracing isn’t doing much

As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public Health says contact tracing isn’t doing much

Austin Public Health is reporting alarming numbers paired with alarming news that contact tracing efforts may not be very effective in slowing the spread local [...] Read full article: As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public 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...→

Health Department report shows NYC underreported police-related civilian deaths

Health Department report shows NYC underreported police-related civilian deaths

The city Health Department on Tuesday night quietly released a 2017 draft report that revealed the city vastly underreported police-involved deaths over a rece [...] Read full article: Health Department report shows NYC under...→

With COVID Cares phone line, Minnesota mental health professionals offer support in time of crisis | MinnPost

With COVID Cares phone line, Minnesota mental health professionals offer support in time of crisis | MinnPost

COVID Cares Support Service is a statewide phone line offering free, anonymous support for people experiencing stress and anxiety; it's staffed by a volunteer [...] Read full article: With COVID Cares phone line, Minnesota m...→

Minnesota sees no rise in COVID-19 cases tied to protests: Health official

Minnesota sees no rise in COVID-19 cases tied to protests: Health official

So far, Minneapolis has not seen a dramatic uptick in COVID-19 cases related to George Floyd protests, the state’s Department of Health said. Read full article: Minnesota sees no rise in COVID-19 cases...→

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...→

CDC data: Covid-19 hit Hispanics, Blacks and those with underlying conditions harder | WTOP

CDC data: Covid-19 hit Hispanics, Blacks and those with underlying conditions harder | WTOP

A new report released Monday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows how the coronavirus has been especially devastating to certain communities [...] Read full article: CDC data: Covid-19 hit Hispanics, Blacks...→

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...→

Florida physicians fear telephonic health care will disappear with COVID-19

Florida physicians fear telephonic health care will disappear with COVID-19

Telephonic health -- which is essentially a doctor's appointment via phone call -- has helped thousands of Floridians during the pandemic. But patients and doc [...] Read full article: Florida physicians fear telephonic healt...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

With a number of states in the country seeing spiking figures when it comes to new cases of COVID-19, Minnesota's numbers the last few weeks have been tending [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Departm...→

Testing Expert Breaks Down Data Showing Uptick in COVID-19 Cases

Testing Expert Breaks Down Data Showing Uptick in COVID-19 Cases

In just the last 24 hours, Dallas County has reported more than 400 new COVID-19 cases and nine more deaths. A local ER doctor and testing expert spoke with NB [...] Read full article: Testing Expert Breaks Down Data Showing ...→

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...→

As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public Health says contact tracing isn’t doing much

As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public Health says contact tracing isn’t doing much

Austin Public Health is reporting alarming numbers paired with alarming news that contact tracing efforts may not be very effective in slowing the spread local [...] Read full article: As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public H...→

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 Department report shows NYC underreported police-related civilian deaths

Health Department report shows NYC underreported police-related civilian deaths

The city Health Department on Tuesday night quietly released a 2017 draft report that revealed the city vastly underreported police-involved deaths over a rece [...] Read full article: Health Department report shows NYC under...→

Colorado’s COVID-19 patients fared better in May than at pandemic’s start, hospital data shows

Colorado’s COVID-19 patients fared better in May than at pandemic’s start, hospital data shows

Colorado patients who contracted the novel coronavirus in May fared better than those infected in March, and that’s at least partly due to new knowledge their [...] Read full article: Colorado’s COVID-19 patients fared bette...→

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...→

With COVID Cares phone line, Minnesota mental health professionals offer support in time of crisis | MinnPost

With COVID Cares phone line, Minnesota mental health professionals offer support in time of crisis | MinnPost

COVID Cares Support Service is a statewide phone line offering free, anonymous support for people experiencing stress and anxiety; it's staffed by a volunteer [...] Read full article: With COVID Cares phone line, Minnesota m...→

Medicare data: Black people likelier to be hospitalized for COVID-19

Medicare data: Black people likelier to be hospitalized for COVID-19

There were fewer COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations among Medicare recipients in rural areas, when compared to cities and suburbs. Read full article: Medicare data: Black people likelier to ...→

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...→

Domestic workers face low pay, no health coverage, and COVID-19

Domestic workers face low pay, no health coverage, and COVID-19

A New York nanny wants to work but doesn't "want to risk exposing myself to the virus and exposing my children." Read full article: Domestic workers face low pay, no health...→

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...→

Saratoga student’s website narrows search field for COVID-19 data

Saratoga student’s website narrows search field for COVID-19 data

A desire to help his grandfather navigate news and information about COVID-19 led a Saratoga High School student to create what he couldn’t find: an aggregate [...] Read full article: Saratoga student’s website narrows searc...→

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...→

New data from state advisory group shows communities of color disproportionately affected by COVID-19

New data from state advisory group shows communities of color disproportionately affected by COVID-19

The breakdown shows Black and Hispanic communities are seeing higher rates of positive cases, hospitalizations, and deaths during the pandemic. Read full article: New data from state advisory group shows...→

Health professionals use proning technique to help save COVID-19 patients

Health professionals use proning technique to help save COVID-19 patients

(WXYZ) — We wanted to share a feel good story about the fight to save Covid-19 patients, especially as we wait for a vaccine and hear talk of a possible resurg [...] Read full article: Health professionals use proning techniq...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

With a number of states in the country seeing spiking figures when it comes to new cases of COVID-19, Minnesota's numbers the last few weeks have been tending [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Departm...→

Black health experts view protesters with admiration, anxiety over exposure to COVID-19

Black health experts view protesters with admiration, anxiety over exposure to COVID-19

“COVID-19 was a concern, but the anguish of witnessing another black man being murdered by the police with absolute disregard overpowered my fears of the coron [...] Read full article: Black health experts view protesters wit...→

Pregnant women not more susceptible to COVID-19, current data suggests

Pregnant women not more susceptible to COVID-19, current data suggests

Current data suggests pregnant women are not more at risk of contracting COVID-19, but more information is needed. Read full article: Pregnant women not more susceptible to C...→

People Testing Positive for COVID-19 Still Showing Up to Work: Jackson Health CEO

People Testing Positive for COVID-19 Still Showing Up to Work: Jackson Health CEO

Despite testing positive for coronavirus, people everywhere are still showing up to work and not telling their bosses so that they can still get paid. That’s o [...] Read full article: People Testing Positive for COVID-19 Sti...→

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...→

Pause in cancer treatments during COVID may cause other public health crisis

Pause in cancer treatments during COVID may cause other public health crisis

Yet another unfortunate outcome of the COVID-19 pandemic: More people with cancer are going undiagnosed and untreated. Read full article: Pause in cancer treatments during COVID ...→

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 ...→

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...→

Minnesota sees no rise in COVID-19 cases tied to protests: Health official

Minnesota sees no rise in COVID-19 cases tied to protests: Health official

So far, Minneapolis has not seen a dramatic uptick in COVID-19 cases related to George Floyd protests, the state’s Department of Health said. Read full article: Minnesota sees no rise in COVID-19 cases...→

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...→

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

When elected officials issue orders about things like mandatory face coverings, they say their decisions are data driven. But ever wonder what data is driving [...] Read full article: FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for M...→

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...→

CDC data: Covid-19 hit Hispanics, Blacks and those with underlying conditions harder | WTOP

CDC data: Covid-19 hit Hispanics, Blacks and those with underlying conditions harder | WTOP

A new report released Monday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows how the coronavirus has been especially devastating to certain communities [...] Read full article: CDC data: Covid-19 hit Hispanics, Blacks...→

City Council subpoena targets Dept. of Health report on NYPD-involved deaths

City Council subpoena targets Dept. of Health report on NYPD-involved deaths

City Council Speaker Corey Johnson and Council member Ritchie Torres are issuing a subpoena on a Department of Health and Mental Hygiene report that reportedly [...] Read full article: City Council subpoena targets Dept. of H...→

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...→

Zimbabwe's health minister arrested in COVID-19 graft case

Zimbabwe's health minister arrested in COVID-19 graft case

Zimbabwe's health minister is expected to appear in court to face allegations of illegally awarding a multi-million-dollar contract for COVID-19 testing kits, [...] Read full article: Zimbabwe's health minister arrested in C...→

Florida physicians fear telephonic health care will disappear with COVID-19

Florida physicians fear telephonic health care will disappear with COVID-19

Telephonic health -- which is essentially a doctor's appointment via phone call -- has helped thousands of Floridians during the pandemic. But patients and doc [...] Read full article: Florida physicians fear telephonic healt...→

Disneyland rolls out new COVID-19 health and safety guidelines

Disneyland rolls out new COVID-19 health and safety guidelines

Disney parks chief medical officer Pamela Hymel rolled out the new guidelines as Disneyland and Disney California Adventure prepare to reopen on July 17 pendin [...] Read full article: Disneyland rolls out new COVID-19 health...→

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...→

Testing Expert Breaks Down Data Showing Uptick in COVID-19 Cases

Testing Expert Breaks Down Data Showing Uptick in COVID-19 Cases

In just the last 24 hours, Dallas County has reported more than 400 new COVID-19 cases and nine more deaths. A local ER doctor and testing expert spoke with NB [...] Read full article: Testing Expert Breaks Down Data Showing ...→

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...→

People Testing Positive for COVID-19 Still Showing Up to Work: Jackson Health CEO

People Testing Positive for COVID-19 Still Showing Up to Work: Jackson Health CEO

Despite testing positive for coronavirus, people everywhere are still showing up to work and not telling their bosses so that they can still get paid. That’s o [...] Read full article: People Testing Positive for COVID-19 Sti...→

As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public Health says contact tracing isn’t doing much

As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public Health says contact tracing isn’t doing much

Austin Public Health is reporting alarming numbers paired with alarming news that contact tracing efforts may not be very effective in slowing the spread local [...] Read full article: As COVID-19 cases surge, Austin Public H...→

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...→

Pause in cancer treatments during COVID may cause other public health crisis

Pause in cancer treatments during COVID may cause other public health crisis

Yet another unfortunate outcome of the COVID-19 pandemic: More people with cancer are going undiagnosed and untreated. Read full article: Pause in cancer treatments during COVID ...→

Health Department report shows NYC underreported police-related civilian deaths

Health Department report shows NYC underreported police-related civilian deaths

The city Health Department on Tuesday night quietly released a 2017 draft report that revealed the city vastly underreported police-involved deaths over a rece [...] Read full article: Health Department report shows NYC under...→

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’s COVID-19 patients fared better in May than at pandemic’s start, hospital data shows

Colorado’s COVID-19 patients fared better in May than at pandemic’s start, hospital data shows

Colorado patients who contracted the novel coronavirus in May fared better than those infected in March, and that’s at least partly due to new knowledge their [...] Read full article: Colorado’s COVID-19 patients fared bette...→

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...→

With COVID Cares phone line, Minnesota mental health professionals offer support in time of crisis | MinnPost

With COVID Cares phone line, Minnesota mental health professionals offer support in time of crisis | MinnPost

COVID Cares Support Service is a statewide phone line offering free, anonymous support for people experiencing stress and anxiety; it's staffed by a volunteer [...] Read full article: With COVID Cares phone line, Minnesota m...→

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...→

Medicare data: Black people likelier to be hospitalized for COVID-19

Medicare data: Black people likelier to be hospitalized for COVID-19

There were fewer COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations among Medicare recipients in rural areas, when compared to cities and suburbs. Read full article: Medicare data: Black people likelier to ...→

Minnesota sees no rise in COVID-19 cases tied to protests: Health official

Minnesota sees no rise in COVID-19 cases tied to protests: Health official

So far, Minneapolis has not seen a dramatic uptick in COVID-19 cases related to George Floyd protests, the state’s Department of Health said. Read full article: Minnesota sees no rise in COVID-19 cases...→

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...→

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for Miami-Dade County Available to the Public

When elected officials issue orders about things like mandatory face coverings, they say their decisions are data driven. But ever wonder what data is driving [...] Read full article: FIU Researchers Make COVID-19 Data for M...→

Domestic workers face low pay, no health coverage, and COVID-19

Domestic workers face low pay, no health coverage, and COVID-19

A New York nanny wants to work but doesn't "want to risk exposing myself to the virus and exposing my children." Read full article: Domestic workers face low pay, no health...→

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...→

Saratoga student’s website narrows search field for COVID-19 data

Saratoga student’s website narrows search field for COVID-19 data

A desire to help his grandfather navigate news and information about COVID-19 led a Saratoga High School student to create what he couldn’t find: an aggregate [...] Read full article: Saratoga student’s website narrows searc...→

CDC data: Covid-19 hit Hispanics, Blacks and those with underlying conditions harder | WTOP

CDC data: Covid-19 hit Hispanics, Blacks and those with underlying conditions harder | WTOP

A new report released Monday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows how the coronavirus has been especially devastating to certain communities [...] Read full article: CDC data: Covid-19 hit Hispanics, Blacks...→

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...→

City Council subpoena targets Dept. of Health report on NYPD-involved deaths

City Council subpoena targets Dept. of Health report on NYPD-involved deaths

City Council Speaker Corey Johnson and Council member Ritchie Torres are issuing a subpoena on a Department of Health and Mental Hygiene report that reportedly [...] Read full article: City Council subpoena targets Dept. of H...→

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...→

New data from state advisory group shows communities of color disproportionately affected by COVID-19

New data from state advisory group shows communities of color disproportionately affected by COVID-19

The breakdown shows Black and Hispanic communities are seeing higher rates of positive cases, hospitalizations, and deaths during the pandemic. Read full article: New data from state advisory group shows...→

Zimbabwe's health minister arrested in COVID-19 graft case

Zimbabwe's health minister arrested in COVID-19 graft case

Zimbabwe's health minister is expected to appear in court to face allegations of illegally awarding a multi-million-dollar contract for COVID-19 testing kits, [...] Read full article: Zimbabwe's health minister arrested in C...→

Florida physicians fear telephonic health care will disappear with COVID-19

Florida physicians fear telephonic health care will disappear with COVID-19

Telephonic health -- which is essentially a doctor's appointment via phone call -- has helped thousands of Floridians during the pandemic. But patients and doc [...] Read full article: Florida physicians fear telephonic healt...→

Health professionals use proning technique to help save COVID-19 patients

Health professionals use proning technique to help save COVID-19 patients

(WXYZ) — We wanted to share a feel good story about the fight to save Covid-19 patients, especially as we wait for a vaccine and hear talk of a possible resurg [...] Read full article: Health professionals use proning techniq...→

Disneyland rolls out new COVID-19 health and safety guidelines

Disneyland rolls out new COVID-19 health and safety guidelines

Disney parks chief medical officer Pamela Hymel rolled out the new guidelines as Disneyland and Disney California Adventure prepare to reopen on July 17 pendin [...] Read full article: Disneyland rolls out new COVID-19 health...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Department Says 19 More Have Died In Past Day

With a number of states in the country seeing spiking figures when it comes to new cases of COVID-19, Minnesota's numbers the last few weeks have been tending [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Health Departm...→

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...→

Black health experts view protesters with admiration, anxiety over exposure to COVID-19

Black health experts view protesters with admiration, anxiety over exposure to COVID-19

“COVID-19 was a concern, but the anguish of witnessing another black man being murdered by the police with absolute disregard overpowered my fears of the coron [...] Read full article: Black health experts view protesters wit...→

Testing Expert Breaks Down Data Showing Uptick in COVID-19 Cases

Testing Expert Breaks Down Data Showing Uptick in COVID-19 Cases

In just the last 24 hours, Dallas County has reported more than 400 new COVID-19 cases and nine more deaths. A local ER doctor and testing expert spoke with NB [...] Read full article: Testing Expert Breaks Down Data Showing ...→

Pregnant women not more susceptible to COVID-19, current data suggests

Pregnant women not more susceptible to COVID-19, current data suggests

Current data suggests pregnant women are not more at risk of contracting COVID-19, but more information is needed. Read full article: Pregnant women not more susceptible to C...→