Related Articles: Lightfoot Unveils COVID-19 Mental Health Ini ...

Lightfoot Unveils COVID-19 Mental Health Initiative

CHICAGO (CBS) — To deal with the mental health issues faced by many during the pandemic, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced a series of initiatives to hand [...] Read full article: Lightfoot Unveils COVID-19 Mental Health...→

Lightfoot Unveils COVID-19 Mental Health Initiative

CHICAGO (CBS) — To deal with the mental health issues faced by many during the pandemic, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced a series of initiatives to hand [...] Read full article: Lightfoot Unveils COVID-19 Mental Health...→

Turner Gives Houston COVID-19 Update and Unveils Police Reform Task Force

Turner Gives Houston COVID-19 Update and Unveils Police Reform Task Force

In a Wednesday afternoon press conference, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner straddled the two crises gripping the nation: the troubling spread of COVID-19 and th [...] Read full article: Turner Gives Houston COVID-19 Update and...→

Chicago Teachers Union Demands More COVID-19 Protections From City

Chicago Teachers Union Demands More COVID-19 Protections From City

The Chicago Teachers Union doubled up on its demands Wednesday, calling for police out of the schools but also for more protective measures against coronavirus [...] Read full article: Chicago Teachers Union Demands More COVI...→

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...→

‘You’re not alone’: Governor, surgeon general share mental health resources

‘You’re not alone’: Governor, surgeon general share mental health resources

Gov. Gavin Newsom encouraged Californians not to neglect their mental and emotional health amid the stress and anxiety caused by coronavirus. Read full article: ‘You’re not alone’: Governor, surgeon ge...→

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 ...→

Checking in on Your Mental Health During Stressful Times

Checking in on Your Mental Health During Stressful Times

A new report from the University of Chicago says Americans are more unhappy today than they’ve been in the last 50 years in the midst of COVID-19 concerns. Read full article: Checking in on Your Mental Health During...→

Lori Lightfoot, Mayor of Chicago, on Who’s Hurt by Defunding Police

Lori Lightfoot, Mayor of Chicago, on Who’s Hurt by Defunding Police

“You are eliminating one of the few tools that the city has to create middle-class incomes for black and brown folks.” Read full article: Lori Lightfoot, Mayor of Chicago, on Who...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Reputed Chicago mob enforcer ordered released from prison due to COVID-19 concerns

Reputed Chicago mob enforcer ordered released from prison due to COVID-19 concerns

Reputed Outfit enforcer Mario Rainone has been ordered released from federal prison immediately due to health concerns amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Reputed Chicago mob enforcer ordered rel...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Mental Health Expert Discusses Stress Factors Tied To Reopening Plans

Mental Health Expert Discusses Stress Factors Tied To Reopening Plans

As the state reopens, some people are finding the thought of returning to normal harder to cope with than being in lockdown. Read full article: Mental Health Expert Discusses Stress Fa...→

After COVID-19 Closures, Chicago Gyms Reopen With Caution

"I believe in science data and I am nervous. And if we find it isn't safe, then we will stop doing it. Opening at our business will not come at the cost of peo [...] Read full article: After COVID-19 Closures, Chicago Gyms Re...→

Challenges for LGBTQ community can intensify during pandemic but free mental health therapy is available

Challenges for LGBTQ community can intensify during pandemic but free mental health therapy is available

Ellora Vilkin, of Stony Brook University, facilitates a free virtual therapy group, which can help strengthen coping skills, manage stress and more for anyone [...] Read full article: Challenges for LGBTQ community can inten...→

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...→

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...→

Bears Hall of Famers Helps Spread Word On Free COVID-19 Testing For Underserved Communities In Chicago Area

Bears Hall of Famers Helps Spread Word On Free COVID-19 Testing For Underserved Communities In Chicago Area

Singletary is helping the “Minority and Rural Health Coronavirus Study,” which seeks to understand why COVID-19 is disproportionally affecting minorities and u [...] Read full article: Bears Hall of Famers Helps Spread Word O...→

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...→

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...→

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on COVID-19, June 22

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on COVID-19, June 22

Santa Clara County public health officials give updates on the COVID-19 crisis.Today’s topic is food insecurity before and during COVID-19, as well as fighting [...] Read full article: Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health ...→

CBD Guide for Anxiety: Can CBD Help Relieve Anxiety and Other Mental Health Disorders?

CBD Guide for Anxiety: Can CBD Help Relieve Anxiety and Other Mental Health Disorders?

This article was originally published on CBD Seniors. To view the original article, click here. CBD Guide for Anxiety: Can CBD Help Relieve Anxiety and... Read full article: CBD Guide for Anxiety: Can CBD Help Reli...→

MDH Unveils Guidance On Youth Sports Returning During COVID-19 Pandemic

MDH Unveils Guidance On Youth Sports Returning During COVID-19 Pandemic

On Friday, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) issued new guidance for youth sports returning during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: MDH Unveils Guidance On Youth Sports Ret...→

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...→

West Chicago church launches COVID-19 testing to reach hard-hit Latino communities

West Chicago church launches COVID-19 testing to reach hard-hit Latino communities

A West Chicago church is now hosting a mobile clinic twice a week, removing some of the barriers to COVID-19 testing in a city with the second-highest number o [...] Read full article: West Chicago church launches COVID-19 te...→

University of Chicago hospital eliminating COVID-19 units as number of patients drops

University of Chicago hospital eliminating COVID-19 units as number of patients drops

The University of Chicago Medical Center is eliminating its units dedicated to COVID-19 patients. Instead, patients with COVID-19 will be cared for in isolatio [...] Read full article: University of Chicago hospital eliminati...→

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 ...→

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...→

New Hampshire removes mental health questions from bar application

New Hampshire removes mental health questions from bar application

New Hampshire has removed questions about mental health history, diagnosis and treatment from its bar admission application. Read full article: New Hampshire removes mental health ques...→

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...→

Cleveland Cavaliers Forward Kevin Love Commits $500,000 To UCLA Mental Health Research

Cleveland Cavaliers Forward Kevin Love Commits $500,000 To UCLA Mental Health Research

The Cavaliers forward donated to his alma mater to fund research into more personalized treatments for people living with anxiety and depression. Read full article: Cleveland Cavaliers Forward Kevin Love C...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Turner Gives Houston COVID-19 Update and Unveils Police Reform Task Force

Turner Gives Houston COVID-19 Update and Unveils Police Reform Task Force

In a Wednesday afternoon press conference, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner straddled the two crises gripping the nation: the troubling spread of COVID-19 and th [...] Read full article: Turner Gives Houston COVID-19 Update and...→

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...→

After COVID-19 Closures, Chicago Gyms Reopen With Caution

"I believe in science data and I am nervous. And if we find it isn't safe, then we will stop doing it. Opening at our business will not come at the cost of peo [...] Read full article: After COVID-19 Closures, Chicago Gyms Re...→

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...→

University of Chicago hospital eliminating COVID-19 units as number of patients drops

University of Chicago hospital eliminating COVID-19 units as number of patients drops

The University of Chicago Medical Center is eliminating its units dedicated to COVID-19 patients. Instead, patients with COVID-19 will be cared for in isolatio [...] Read full article: University of Chicago hospital eliminati...→

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...→

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 ...→

Bears Hall of Famers Helps Spread Word On Free COVID-19 Testing For Underserved Communities In Chicago Area

Bears Hall of Famers Helps Spread Word On Free COVID-19 Testing For Underserved Communities In Chicago Area

Singletary is helping the “Minority and Rural Health Coronavirus Study,” which seeks to understand why COVID-19 is disproportionally affecting minorities and u [...] Read full article: Bears Hall of Famers Helps Spread Word O...→

Checking in on Your Mental Health During Stressful Times

Checking in on Your Mental Health During Stressful Times

A new report from the University of Chicago says Americans are more unhappy today than they’ve been in the last 50 years in the midst of COVID-19 concerns. Read full article: Checking in on Your Mental Health During...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Reputed Chicago mob enforcer ordered released from prison due to COVID-19 concerns

Reputed Chicago mob enforcer ordered released from prison due to COVID-19 concerns

Reputed Outfit enforcer Mario Rainone has been ordered released from federal prison immediately due to health concerns amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Reputed Chicago mob enforcer ordered rel...→

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...→

CBD Guide for Anxiety: Can CBD Help Relieve Anxiety and Other Mental Health Disorders?

CBD Guide for Anxiety: Can CBD Help Relieve Anxiety and Other Mental Health Disorders?

This article was originally published on CBD Seniors. To view the original article, click here. CBD Guide for Anxiety: Can CBD Help Relieve Anxiety and... Read full article: CBD Guide for Anxiety: Can CBD Help Reli...→

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...→

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...→

MDH Unveils Guidance On Youth Sports Returning During COVID-19 Pandemic

MDH Unveils Guidance On Youth Sports Returning During COVID-19 Pandemic

On Friday, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) issued new guidance for youth sports returning during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: MDH Unveils Guidance On Youth Sports Ret...→

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...→

Mental Health Expert Discusses Stress Factors Tied To Reopening Plans

Mental Health Expert Discusses Stress Factors Tied To Reopening Plans

As the state reopens, some people are finding the thought of returning to normal harder to cope with than being in lockdown. Read full article: Mental Health Expert Discusses Stress Fa...→

Chicago Teachers Union Demands More COVID-19 Protections From City

Chicago Teachers Union Demands More COVID-19 Protections From City

The Chicago Teachers Union doubled up on its demands Wednesday, calling for police out of the schools but also for more protective measures against coronavirus [...] Read full article: Chicago Teachers Union Demands More COVI...→

West Chicago church launches COVID-19 testing to reach hard-hit Latino communities

West Chicago church launches COVID-19 testing to reach hard-hit Latino communities

A West Chicago church is now hosting a mobile clinic twice a week, removing some of the barriers to COVID-19 testing in a city with the second-highest number o [...] Read full article: West Chicago church launches COVID-19 te...→

Challenges for LGBTQ community can intensify during pandemic but free mental health therapy is available

Challenges for LGBTQ community can intensify during pandemic but free mental health therapy is available

Ellora Vilkin, of Stony Brook University, facilitates a free virtual therapy group, which can help strengthen coping skills, manage stress and more for anyone [...] Read full article: Challenges for LGBTQ community can inten...→

‘You’re not alone’: Governor, surgeon general share mental health resources

‘You’re not alone’: Governor, surgeon general share mental health resources

Gov. Gavin Newsom encouraged Californians not to neglect their mental and emotional health amid the stress and anxiety caused by coronavirus. Read full article: ‘You’re not alone’: Governor, surgeon ge...→

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 ...→

Lori Lightfoot, Mayor of Chicago, on Who’s Hurt by Defunding Police

Lori Lightfoot, Mayor of Chicago, on Who’s Hurt by Defunding Police

“You are eliminating one of the few tools that the city has to create middle-class incomes for black and brown folks.” Read full article: Lori Lightfoot, Mayor of Chicago, on Who...→

New Hampshire removes mental health questions from bar application

New Hampshire removes mental health questions from bar application

New Hampshire has removed questions about mental health history, diagnosis and treatment from its bar admission application. Read full article: New Hampshire removes mental health ques...→

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...→

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...→

Cleveland Cavaliers Forward Kevin Love Commits $500,000 To UCLA Mental Health Research

Cleveland Cavaliers Forward Kevin Love Commits $500,000 To UCLA Mental Health Research

The Cavaliers forward donated to his alma mater to fund research into more personalized treatments for people living with anxiety and depression. Read full article: Cleveland Cavaliers Forward Kevin Love C...→

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on COVID-19, June 22

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on COVID-19, June 22

Santa Clara County public health officials give updates on the COVID-19 crisis.Today’s topic is food insecurity before and during COVID-19, as well as fighting [...] Read full article: Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health ...→

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...→

Turner Gives Houston COVID-19 Update and Unveils Police Reform Task Force

Turner Gives Houston COVID-19 Update and Unveils Police Reform Task Force

In a Wednesday afternoon press conference, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner straddled the two crises gripping the nation: the troubling spread of COVID-19 and th [...] Read full article: Turner Gives Houston COVID-19 Update and...→

Mental Health Expert Discusses Stress Factors Tied To Reopening Plans

Mental Health Expert Discusses Stress Factors Tied To Reopening Plans

As the state reopens, some people are finding the thought of returning to normal harder to cope with than being in lockdown. Read full article: Mental Health Expert Discusses Stress Fa...→

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...→

Chicago Teachers Union Demands More COVID-19 Protections From City

Chicago Teachers Union Demands More COVID-19 Protections From City

The Chicago Teachers Union doubled up on its demands Wednesday, calling for police out of the schools but also for more protective measures against coronavirus [...] Read full article: Chicago Teachers Union Demands More COVI...→

After COVID-19 Closures, Chicago Gyms Reopen With Caution

"I believe in science data and I am nervous. And if we find it isn't safe, then we will stop doing it. Opening at our business will not come at the cost of peo [...] Read full article: After COVID-19 Closures, Chicago Gyms Re...→

West Chicago church launches COVID-19 testing to reach hard-hit Latino communities

West Chicago church launches COVID-19 testing to reach hard-hit Latino communities

A West Chicago church is now hosting a mobile clinic twice a week, removing some of the barriers to COVID-19 testing in a city with the second-highest number o [...] Read full article: West Chicago church launches COVID-19 te...→

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...→

Challenges for LGBTQ community can intensify during pandemic but free mental health therapy is available

Challenges for LGBTQ community can intensify during pandemic but free mental health therapy is available

Ellora Vilkin, of Stony Brook University, facilitates a free virtual therapy group, which can help strengthen coping skills, manage stress and more for anyone [...] Read full article: Challenges for LGBTQ community can inten...→

University of Chicago hospital eliminating COVID-19 units as number of patients drops

University of Chicago hospital eliminating COVID-19 units as number of patients drops

The University of Chicago Medical Center is eliminating its units dedicated to COVID-19 patients. Instead, patients with COVID-19 will be cared for in isolatio [...] Read full article: University of Chicago hospital eliminati...→

‘You’re not alone’: Governor, surgeon general share mental health resources

‘You’re not alone’: Governor, surgeon general share mental health resources

Gov. Gavin Newsom encouraged Californians not to neglect their mental and emotional health amid the stress and anxiety caused by coronavirus. Read full article: ‘You’re not alone’: Governor, surgeon ge...→

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...→

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 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 ...→

Bears Hall of Famers Helps Spread Word On Free COVID-19 Testing For Underserved Communities In Chicago Area

Bears Hall of Famers Helps Spread Word On Free COVID-19 Testing For Underserved Communities In Chicago Area

Singletary is helping the “Minority and Rural Health Coronavirus Study,” which seeks to understand why COVID-19 is disproportionally affecting minorities and u [...] Read full article: Bears Hall of Famers Helps Spread Word O...→

Checking in on Your Mental Health During Stressful Times

Checking in on Your Mental Health During Stressful Times

A new report from the University of Chicago says Americans are more unhappy today than they’ve been in the last 50 years in the midst of COVID-19 concerns. Read full article: Checking in on Your Mental Health During...→

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...→

Lori Lightfoot, Mayor of Chicago, on Who’s Hurt by Defunding Police

Lori Lightfoot, Mayor of Chicago, on Who’s Hurt by Defunding Police

“You are eliminating one of the few tools that the city has to create middle-class incomes for black and brown folks.” Read full article: Lori Lightfoot, Mayor of Chicago, on Who...→

New Hampshire removes mental health questions from bar application

New Hampshire removes mental health questions from bar application

New Hampshire has removed questions about mental health history, diagnosis and treatment from its bar admission application. Read full article: New Hampshire removes mental health ques...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

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...→

Cleveland Cavaliers Forward Kevin Love Commits $500,000 To UCLA Mental Health Research

Cleveland Cavaliers Forward Kevin Love Commits $500,000 To UCLA Mental Health Research

The Cavaliers forward donated to his alma mater to fund research into more personalized treatments for people living with anxiety and depression. Read full article: Cleveland Cavaliers Forward Kevin Love C...→

Reputed Chicago mob enforcer ordered released from prison due to COVID-19 concerns

Reputed Chicago mob enforcer ordered released from prison due to COVID-19 concerns

Reputed Outfit enforcer Mario Rainone has been ordered released from federal prison immediately due to health concerns amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Reputed Chicago mob enforcer ordered rel...→

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on COVID-19, June 22

Watch: Santa Clara County Public Health Department gives updates on COVID-19, June 22

Santa Clara County public health officials give updates on the COVID-19 crisis.Today’s topic is food insecurity before and during COVID-19, as well as fighting [...] Read full article: Watch: Santa Clara County Public 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...→

CBD Guide for Anxiety: Can CBD Help Relieve Anxiety and Other Mental Health Disorders?

CBD Guide for Anxiety: Can CBD Help Relieve Anxiety and Other Mental Health Disorders?

This article was originally published on CBD Seniors. To view the original article, click here. CBD Guide for Anxiety: Can CBD Help Relieve Anxiety and... Read full article: CBD Guide for Anxiety: Can CBD Help Reli...→

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...→

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...→

MDH Unveils Guidance On Youth Sports Returning During COVID-19 Pandemic

MDH Unveils Guidance On Youth Sports Returning During COVID-19 Pandemic

On Friday, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) issued new guidance for youth sports returning during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: MDH Unveils Guidance On Youth Sports Ret...→

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...→