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Pittsburgh hospital officials say coronavirus appears less potent than before

Pittsburgh hospital officials say coronavirus appears less potent than before

Doctors at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) said Thursday that the coronavirus appears to be declining both in virulence and infection rate. Read full article: Pittsburgh hospital officials say corona...→

Pittsburgh hospital officials say coronavirus appears less potent than before

Pittsburgh hospital officials say coronavirus appears less potent than before

Doctors at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) said Thursday that the coronavirus appears to be declining both in virulence and infection rate. Read full article: Pittsburgh hospital officials say corona...→

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...→

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...→

Texas children’s hospital admits adult patients as coronavirus surges

Texas children’s hospital admits adult patients as coronavirus surges

A Texas children’s hospital is admitting adult patients as coronavirus cases surge throughout the state, according to a report. Texas Children’s Hospital in Ho [...] Read full article: Texas children’s hospital admits adult p...→

Houston Children's Hospital Admits Adults as Coronavirus Cases Soar

Houston Children's Hospital Admits Adults as Coronavirus Cases Soar

The largest pediatric hospital in the United States said Tuesday it has begun admitting adult patients to provide more hospital capacity in Texas, where corona [...] Read full article: Houston Children's Hospital Admits Adult...→

New San Francisco Mural Pays Tribute To Hospital Workers During Coronavirus Lockdown

New San Francisco Mural Pays Tribute To Hospital Workers During Coronavirus Lockdown

Work started Monday on a new mural in San Francisco that pays tribute to hospital workers during the COVID-19 crisis with a unifying message. Read full article: New San Francisco Mural Pays Tribute To ...→

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...→

Reopening: Solano Stroll Officials Cancel 2020 Celebration Over Coronavirus Fears

Reopening: Solano Stroll Officials Cancel 2020 Celebration Over Coronavirus Fears

The East Bay's largest annual festival, the Solano Stroll in Albany and Berkeley, has been canceled due to concerns over the coronavirus health emergency, orga [...] Read full article: Reopening: Solano Stroll Officials Cance...→

Pope Francis holds first audience for doctors, nurses since coronavirus pandemic

Pope Francis holds first audience for doctors, nurses since coronavirus pandemic

Pope Francis held his first audience Saturday since Italy lifted its coronavirus lockdown, bringing together more than 200 doctors and nurses who battled the p [...] Read full article: Pope Francis holds first audience for do...→

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

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

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

Coronavirus was in northern Italy in December, officials reveal after studying wastewater

Coronavirus was in northern Italy in December, officials reveal after studying wastewater

Coronavirus was already in northern Italy in December, two months before the first cases were confirmed in the country, according to new research. Read full article: Coronavirus was in northern Italy in Dec...→

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

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

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

Is it safe to go to the dentist? What doctors are doing to prevent the spread of the coronavirus

Is it safe to go to the dentist? What doctors are doing to prevent the spread of the coronavirus

CDC guidelines stress the importance of PPE, allowing downtime between patients and prioritizing emergency care. Read full article: Is it safe to go to the dentist? What do...→

Nurses stage dueling demonstrations at St. Rose Hospital amid coronavirus outbreak and state violations

Nurses stage dueling demonstrations at St. Rose Hospital amid coronavirus outbreak and state violations

The California Nurses Association has alleged St. Rose Hospital leaders failed to provide a safe workplace. The hospital has denied the accusations. Read full article: Nurses stage dueling demonstrations at S...→

FDA approves system to warn doctors before coronavirus patients deteriorate

FDA approves system to warn doctors before coronavirus patients deteriorate

The Food and Drug Administration has issued an emergency use authorization for US hospitals to employ an Israeli-made system that alerts doctors eight hours be [...] Read full article: FDA approves system to warn doctors befo...→

Chicago Officials Concerned Amid Reopening as Coronavirus Spikes in Some States

Chicago Officials Concerned Amid Reopening as Coronavirus Spikes in Some States

Chicago’s top health official said she’s concerned the city could begin to see a spike in cases as cities and states across the country report new waves amid r [...] Read full article: Chicago Officials Concerned Amid Reopeni...→

Officials warn coronavirus not under control as more than half of states report increase in cases

Officials warn coronavirus not under control as more than half of states report increase in cases

The U.S. now has 25% of the world’s total cases — and 25% of deaths — even though America only has 4% of the world’s population. Read full article: Officials warn coronavirus not under con...→

Broward Officials to Address Rise in Coronavirus Cases in County

Broward Officials to Address Rise in Coronavirus Cases in County

Officials from Broward have scheduled a Wednesday news conference to discuss the rise in coronavirus cases in the county. Mayor Dale Holness, Broward Sheriff G [...] Read full article: Broward Officials to Address Rise in Cor...→

Coronavirus leads Houston children's hospital, largest of its kind in US, to admit adults

Coronavirus leads Houston children's hospital, largest of its kind in US, to admit adults

The country’s largest pediatric hospital is now admitting adult patients in order to help out amid the coronavirus outbreak in Houston, according to a local re [...] Read full article: Coronavirus leads Houston children's hos...→

Texas Children's Hospital now taking adult patients as coronavirus cases rise

Texas Children's Hospital now taking adult patients as coronavirus cases rise

The country's largest children's hospital said it will admit adult patients to handle the new COVID cases in Texas. Read full article: Texas Children's Hospital now taking adu...→

Lodi Hospital Suspends Admitting Non-Coronavirus Patients as Infection Surges Among Staff

Lodi Hospital Suspends Admitting Non-Coronavirus Patients as Infection Surges Among Staff

The largest health care facility in Lodi announced it has temporarily suspended admission of non-COVID-19 patients because the hospital has experienced a surge [...] Read full article: Lodi Hospital Suspends Admitting Non-Cor...→

Trump officials defend coronavirus testing comments, crowd turnout

Trump officials defend coronavirus testing comments, crowd turnout

"Come on now. Come on now. That was tongue in cheek, please," Peter Navarro said. "I know it was tongue in cheek. That's news for you, tongue in cheek." Read full article: Trump officials defend coronavirus testi...→

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...→

Number of coronavirus cases linked to Boise bars doubles, officials say

Number of coronavirus cases linked to Boise bars doubles, officials say

Idaho health officials this week announced that the number of coronavirus cases linked to bars in downtown Boise doubled this week, increasing from 34 confirme [...] Read full article: Number of coronavirus cases linked to Bo...→

Ohio hospital sees increase in asymptomatic coronavirus cases in children, doctor claims

Ohio hospital sees increase in asymptomatic coronavirus cases in children, doctor claims

A hospital in Ohio is reportedly seeing an increase in asymptomatic cases of the novel coronavirus in children.  Read full article: Ohio hospital sees increase in asymptoma...→

Coronavirus outbreaks across US have Maine officials rethinking bar reopenings

Coronavirus outbreaks across US have Maine officials rethinking bar reopenings

Officials in Maine are reconsidering the slated reopenings of bars over concerns that such establishments could be hotspots for the novel coronavirus.  Read full article: Coronavirus outbreaks across US have Mai...→

Saints' Superdome sees 32 positive coronavirus cases amid new renovations, officials say

Saints' Superdome sees 32 positive coronavirus cases amid new renovations, officials say

The Mercedes-Benz Superdome where the New Orleans Saints play has reported that 32 employees working on renovations in the stadium have tested positive for COV [...] Read full article: Saints' Superdome sees 32 positive coron...→

No raises for UCHealth employees this year as hospital deals with coronavirus fallout

No raises for UCHealth employees this year as hospital deals with coronavirus fallout

Employees at UCHealth won’t be getting a raise this year after the pandemic caused a major financial hit, though they might still receive a one-time bonus. Read full article: No raises for UCHealth employees this ye...→

Doctors

Doctors "don't understand" why some coronavirus "long-haulers" have symptoms for months

Some "long-haulers" report shortness of breath, cough, headache and other coronavirus symptoms linger for months. Read full article: Doctors "don't understand" why some coro...→

Hospital chief talks Texas's rising coronavirus cases: 'People have completely let their guard down'

Hospital chief talks Texas's rising coronavirus cases: 'People have completely let their guard down'

The head of one of the top hospitals in Houston told Good Morning America that people are letting their guard down as COVID-19 cases rise in the state. Read full article: Hospital chief talks Texas's rising coro...→

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan on Wednesday is expected to propose cutting $20 million from the city’s police department budget for the remainder of 2020 to offset [...] Read full article: Seattle moves to slash police budget by ...→

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 ...→

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...→

Officials: More young people across the South testing positive for coronavirus

Officials: More young people across the South testing positive for coronavirus

Officials in states across the South are warning that more young people are testing positive for coronavirus. Read full article: Officials: More young people across the ...→

FDNY captain released from hospital after near-deadly battle with coronavirus

FDNY captain released from hospital after near-deadly battle with coronavirus

An FDNY captain was in tears Friday as he headed home after beating a COVID-19 infection that nearly cost him his life. Capt. Hugo Sosa, a 29-year veteran with [...] Read full article: FDNY captain released from hospital afte...→

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

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

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

Riverside, San Bernardino Counties Report New Coronavirus Deaths; Officials Move Forward With Reopening Plans

Riverside, San Bernardino Counties Report New Coronavirus Deaths; Officials Move Forward With Reopening Plans

As of Thursday evening, 171,415 Riverside County residents had been tested and 99,719 San Bernardino County residents had been tested. Read full article: Riverside, San Bernardino Counties Repor...→

Coronavirus trends have MN schools on track to reopen this fall, officials say

Coronavirus trends have MN schools on track to reopen this fall, officials say

Minnesota schools will be able to reopen this fall without strict social distancing if state coronavirus metrics “continue to stabilize and/or improve,” accord [...] Read full article: Coronavirus trends have MN schools on tr...→

Breaking down ‘miracle’ coronavirus survivor’s $1.1M hospital bill

Breaking down ‘miracle’ coronavirus survivor’s $1.1M hospital bill

This life-saving coronavirus treatment could easily drain someone’s life savings. And then some. A Seattle COVID-19 survivor knew that he must have run up a pr [...] Read full article: Breaking down ‘miracle’ coronavirus surv...→

New Zealand pair who led to coronavirus quarantine blunder actually met with friends, officials reveal

New Zealand pair who led to coronavirus quarantine blunder actually met with friends, officials reveal

The two women who flew in from London to visit a dying parent in New Zealand –­ and reportedly brought the coronavirus back to the country –­ did meet with a p [...] Read full article: New Zealand pair who led to coronavirus ...→

Orange County Officials Report Nearly 200 New Coronavirus Cases, Uptick In Hospitalizations

Orange County Officials Report Nearly 200 New Coronavirus Cases, Uptick In Hospitalizations

Orange County health officials reported 198 new coronavirus cases Monday along with an uptick in hospitalizations. Read full article: Orange County Officials Report Nearly 20...→

Hospital chief talks Texas's rising coronavirus cases: 'People have completely let their guard down'

Hospital chief talks Texas's rising coronavirus cases: 'People have completely let their guard down'

The head of one of the top hospitals in Houston told Good Morning America that people are letting their guard down as COVID-19 cases rise in the state. Read full article: Hospital chief talks Texas's rising coro...→

Broward Officials to Address Rise in Coronavirus Cases in County

Broward Officials to Address Rise in Coronavirus Cases in County

Officials from Broward have scheduled a Wednesday news conference to discuss the rise in coronavirus cases in the county. Mayor Dale Holness, Broward Sheriff G [...] Read full article: Broward Officials to Address Rise in Cor...→

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...→

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 ...→

Texas Children's Hospital now taking adult patients as coronavirus cases rise

Texas Children's Hospital now taking adult patients as coronavirus cases rise

The country's largest children's hospital said it will admit adult patients to handle the new COVID cases in Texas. Read full article: Texas Children's Hospital now taking adu...→

Houston Children's Hospital Admits Adults as Coronavirus Cases Soar

Houston Children's Hospital Admits Adults as Coronavirus Cases Soar

The largest pediatric hospital in the United States said Tuesday it has begun admitting adult patients to provide more hospital capacity in Texas, where corona [...] Read full article: Houston Children's Hospital Admits Adult...→

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...→

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...→

Officials: More young people across the South testing positive for coronavirus

Officials: More young people across the South testing positive for coronavirus

Officials in states across the South are warning that more young people are testing positive for coronavirus. Read full article: Officials: More young people across the ...→

Trump officials defend coronavirus testing comments, crowd turnout

Trump officials defend coronavirus testing comments, crowd turnout

"Come on now. Come on now. That was tongue in cheek, please," Peter Navarro said. "I know it was tongue in cheek. That's news for you, tongue in cheek." Read full article: Trump officials defend coronavirus testi...→

Pope Francis holds first audience for doctors, nurses since coronavirus pandemic

Pope Francis holds first audience for doctors, nurses since coronavirus pandemic

Pope Francis held his first audience Saturday since Italy lifted its coronavirus lockdown, bringing together more than 200 doctors and nurses who battled the p [...] Read full article: Pope Francis holds first audience for do...→

FDNY captain released from hospital after near-deadly battle with coronavirus

FDNY captain released from hospital after near-deadly battle with coronavirus

An FDNY captain was in tears Friday as he headed home after beating a COVID-19 infection that nearly cost him his life. Capt. Hugo Sosa, a 29-year veteran with [...] Read full article: FDNY captain released from hospital afte...→

Number of coronavirus cases linked to Boise bars doubles, officials say

Number of coronavirus cases linked to Boise bars doubles, officials say

Idaho health officials this week announced that the number of coronavirus cases linked to bars in downtown Boise doubled this week, increasing from 34 confirme [...] Read full article: Number of coronavirus cases linked to Bo...→

Coronavirus was in northern Italy in December, officials reveal after studying wastewater

Coronavirus was in northern Italy in December, officials reveal after studying wastewater

Coronavirus was already in northern Italy in December, two months before the first cases were confirmed in the country, according to new research. Read full article: Coronavirus was in northern Italy in Dec...→

Riverside, San Bernardino Counties Report New Coronavirus Deaths; Officials Move Forward With Reopening Plans

Riverside, San Bernardino Counties Report New Coronavirus Deaths; Officials Move Forward With Reopening Plans

As of Thursday evening, 171,415 Riverside County residents had been tested and 99,719 San Bernardino County residents had been tested. Read full article: Riverside, San Bernardino Counties Repor...→

Coronavirus outbreaks across US have Maine officials rethinking bar reopenings

Coronavirus outbreaks across US have Maine officials rethinking bar reopenings

Officials in Maine are reconsidering the slated reopenings of bars over concerns that such establishments could be hotspots for the novel coronavirus.  Read full article: Coronavirus outbreaks across US have Mai...→

Is it safe to go to the dentist? What doctors are doing to prevent the spread of the coronavirus

Is it safe to go to the dentist? What doctors are doing to prevent the spread of the coronavirus

CDC guidelines stress the importance of PPE, allowing downtime between patients and prioritizing emergency care. Read full article: Is it safe to go to the dentist? What do...→

Breaking down ‘miracle’ coronavirus survivor’s $1.1M hospital bill

Breaking down ‘miracle’ coronavirus survivor’s $1.1M hospital bill

This life-saving coronavirus treatment could easily drain someone’s life savings. And then some. A Seattle COVID-19 survivor knew that he must have run up a pr [...] Read full article: Breaking down ‘miracle’ coronavirus surv...→

Saints' Superdome sees 32 positive coronavirus cases amid new renovations, officials say

Saints' Superdome sees 32 positive coronavirus cases amid new renovations, officials say

The Mercedes-Benz Superdome where the New Orleans Saints play has reported that 32 employees working on renovations in the stadium have tested positive for COV [...] Read full article: Saints' Superdome sees 32 positive coron...→

FDA approves system to warn doctors before coronavirus patients deteriorate

FDA approves system to warn doctors before coronavirus patients deteriorate

The Food and Drug Administration has issued an emergency use authorization for US hospitals to employ an Israeli-made system that alerts doctors eight hours be [...] Read full article: FDA approves system to warn doctors befo...→

Orange County Officials Report Nearly 200 New Coronavirus Cases, Uptick In Hospitalizations

Orange County Officials Report Nearly 200 New Coronavirus Cases, Uptick In Hospitalizations

Orange County health officials reported 198 new coronavirus cases Monday along with an uptick in hospitalizations. Read full article: Orange County Officials Report Nearly 20...→

Doctors

Doctors "don't understand" why some coronavirus "long-haulers" have symptoms for months

Some "long-haulers" report shortness of breath, cough, headache and other coronavirus symptoms linger for months. Read full article: Doctors "don't understand" why some coro...→

Officials warn coronavirus not under control as more than half of states report increase in cases

Officials warn coronavirus not under control as more than half of states report increase in cases

The U.S. now has 25% of the world’s total cases — and 25% of deaths — even though America only has 4% of the world’s population. Read full article: Officials warn coronavirus not under con...→

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...→

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan on Wednesday is expected to propose cutting $20 million from the city’s police department budget for the remainder of 2020 to offset [...] Read full article: Seattle moves to slash police budget by ...→

Coronavirus leads Houston children's hospital, largest of its kind in US, to admit adults

Coronavirus leads Houston children's hospital, largest of its kind in US, to admit adults

The country’s largest pediatric hospital is now admitting adult patients in order to help out amid the coronavirus outbreak in Houston, according to a local re [...] Read full article: Coronavirus leads Houston children's hos...→

Texas children’s hospital admits adult patients as coronavirus surges

Texas children’s hospital admits adult patients as coronavirus surges

A Texas children’s hospital is admitting adult patients as coronavirus cases surge throughout the state, according to a report. Texas Children’s Hospital in Ho [...] Read full article: Texas children’s hospital admits adult p...→

New San Francisco Mural Pays Tribute To Hospital Workers During Coronavirus Lockdown

New San Francisco Mural Pays Tribute To Hospital Workers During Coronavirus Lockdown

Work started Monday on a new mural in San Francisco that pays tribute to hospital workers during the COVID-19 crisis with a unifying message. Read full article: New San Francisco Mural Pays Tribute To ...→

Lodi Hospital Suspends Admitting Non-Coronavirus Patients as Infection Surges Among Staff

Lodi Hospital Suspends Admitting Non-Coronavirus Patients as Infection Surges Among Staff

The largest health care facility in Lodi announced it has temporarily suspended admission of non-COVID-19 patients because the hospital has experienced a surge [...] Read full article: Lodi Hospital Suspends Admitting Non-Cor...→

Reopening: Solano Stroll Officials Cancel 2020 Celebration Over Coronavirus Fears

Reopening: Solano Stroll Officials Cancel 2020 Celebration Over Coronavirus Fears

The East Bay's largest annual festival, the Solano Stroll in Albany and Berkeley, has been canceled due to concerns over the coronavirus health emergency, orga [...] Read full article: Reopening: Solano Stroll Officials Cance...→

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...→

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

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

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

Ohio hospital sees increase in asymptomatic coronavirus cases in children, doctor claims

Ohio hospital sees increase in asymptomatic coronavirus cases in children, doctor claims

A hospital in Ohio is reportedly seeing an increase in asymptomatic cases of the novel coronavirus in children.  Read full article: Ohio hospital sees increase in asymptoma...→

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

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

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

Coronavirus trends have MN schools on track to reopen this fall, officials say

Coronavirus trends have MN schools on track to reopen this fall, officials say

Minnesota schools will be able to reopen this fall without strict social distancing if state coronavirus metrics “continue to stabilize and/or improve,” accord [...] Read full article: Coronavirus trends have MN schools on tr...→

Nurses stage dueling demonstrations at St. Rose Hospital amid coronavirus outbreak and state violations

Nurses stage dueling demonstrations at St. Rose Hospital amid coronavirus outbreak and state violations

The California Nurses Association has alleged St. Rose Hospital leaders failed to provide a safe workplace. The hospital has denied the accusations. Read full article: Nurses stage dueling demonstrations at S...→

New Zealand pair who led to coronavirus quarantine blunder actually met with friends, officials reveal

New Zealand pair who led to coronavirus quarantine blunder actually met with friends, officials reveal

The two women who flew in from London to visit a dying parent in New Zealand –­ and reportedly brought the coronavirus back to the country –­ did meet with a p [...] Read full article: New Zealand pair who led to coronavirus ...→

No raises for UCHealth employees this year as hospital deals with coronavirus fallout

No raises for UCHealth employees this year as hospital deals with coronavirus fallout

Employees at UCHealth won’t be getting a raise this year after the pandemic caused a major financial hit, though they might still receive a one-time bonus. Read full article: No raises for UCHealth employees this ye...→

Chicago Officials Concerned Amid Reopening as Coronavirus Spikes in Some States

Chicago Officials Concerned Amid Reopening as Coronavirus Spikes in Some States

Chicago’s top health official said she’s concerned the city could begin to see a spike in cases as cities and states across the country report new waves amid r [...] Read full article: Chicago Officials Concerned Amid Reopeni...→

Officials warn coronavirus not under control as more than half of states report increase in cases

Officials warn coronavirus not under control as more than half of states report increase in cases

The U.S. now has 25% of the world’s total cases — and 25% of deaths — even though America only has 4% of the world’s population. Read full article: Officials warn coronavirus not under con...→

Hospital chief talks Texas's rising coronavirus cases: 'People have completely let their guard down'

Hospital chief talks Texas's rising coronavirus cases: 'People have completely let their guard down'

The head of one of the top hospitals in Houston told Good Morning America that people are letting their guard down as COVID-19 cases rise in the state. Read full article: Hospital chief talks Texas's rising coro...→

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...→

Broward Officials to Address Rise in Coronavirus Cases in County

Broward Officials to Address Rise in Coronavirus Cases in County

Officials from Broward have scheduled a Wednesday news conference to discuss the rise in coronavirus cases in the county. Mayor Dale Holness, Broward Sheriff G [...] Read full article: Broward Officials to Address Rise in Cor...→

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan on Wednesday is expected to propose cutting $20 million from the city’s police department budget for the remainder of 2020 to offset [...] Read full article: Seattle moves to slash police budget by ...→

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...→

Coronavirus leads Houston children's hospital, largest of its kind in US, to admit adults

Coronavirus leads Houston children's hospital, largest of its kind in US, to admit adults

The country’s largest pediatric hospital is now admitting adult patients in order to help out amid the coronavirus outbreak in Houston, according to a local re [...] Read full article: Coronavirus leads Houston children's hos...→

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 ...→

Texas children’s hospital admits adult patients as coronavirus surges

Texas children’s hospital admits adult patients as coronavirus surges

A Texas children’s hospital is admitting adult patients as coronavirus cases surge throughout the state, according to a report. Texas Children’s Hospital in Ho [...] Read full article: Texas children’s hospital admits adult p...→

Texas Children's Hospital now taking adult patients as coronavirus cases rise

Texas Children's Hospital now taking adult patients as coronavirus cases rise

The country's largest children's hospital said it will admit adult patients to handle the new COVID cases in Texas. Read full article: Texas Children's Hospital now taking adu...→

Houston Children's Hospital Admits Adults as Coronavirus Cases Soar

Houston Children's Hospital Admits Adults as Coronavirus Cases Soar

The largest pediatric hospital in the United States said Tuesday it has begun admitting adult patients to provide more hospital capacity in Texas, where corona [...] Read full article: Houston Children's Hospital Admits Adult...→

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...→

New San Francisco Mural Pays Tribute To Hospital Workers During Coronavirus Lockdown

New San Francisco Mural Pays Tribute To Hospital Workers During Coronavirus Lockdown

Work started Monday on a new mural in San Francisco that pays tribute to hospital workers during the COVID-19 crisis with a unifying message. Read full article: New San Francisco Mural Pays Tribute To ...→

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...→

Lodi Hospital Suspends Admitting Non-Coronavirus Patients as Infection Surges Among Staff

Lodi Hospital Suspends Admitting Non-Coronavirus Patients as Infection Surges Among Staff

The largest health care facility in Lodi announced it has temporarily suspended admission of non-COVID-19 patients because the hospital has experienced a surge [...] Read full article: Lodi Hospital Suspends Admitting Non-Cor...→

Officials: More young people across the South testing positive for coronavirus

Officials: More young people across the South testing positive for coronavirus

Officials in states across the South are warning that more young people are testing positive for coronavirus. Read full article: Officials: More young people across the ...→

Reopening: Solano Stroll Officials Cancel 2020 Celebration Over Coronavirus Fears

Reopening: Solano Stroll Officials Cancel 2020 Celebration Over Coronavirus Fears

The East Bay's largest annual festival, the Solano Stroll in Albany and Berkeley, has been canceled due to concerns over the coronavirus health emergency, orga [...] Read full article: Reopening: Solano Stroll Officials Cance...→

Trump officials defend coronavirus testing comments, crowd turnout

Trump officials defend coronavirus testing comments, crowd turnout

"Come on now. Come on now. That was tongue in cheek, please," Peter Navarro said. "I know it was tongue in cheek. That's news for you, tongue in cheek." Read full article: Trump officials defend coronavirus testi...→

Pope Francis holds first audience for doctors, nurses since coronavirus pandemic

Pope Francis holds first audience for doctors, nurses since coronavirus pandemic

Pope Francis held his first audience Saturday since Italy lifted its coronavirus lockdown, bringing together more than 200 doctors and nurses who battled the p [...] Read full article: Pope Francis holds first audience for do...→

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...→

FDNY captain released from hospital after near-deadly battle with coronavirus

FDNY captain released from hospital after near-deadly battle with coronavirus

An FDNY captain was in tears Friday as he headed home after beating a COVID-19 infection that nearly cost him his life. Capt. Hugo Sosa, a 29-year veteran with [...] Read full article: FDNY captain released from hospital afte...→

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...→

Number of coronavirus cases linked to Boise bars doubles, officials say

Number of coronavirus cases linked to Boise bars doubles, officials say

Idaho health officials this week announced that the number of coronavirus cases linked to bars in downtown Boise doubled this week, increasing from 34 confirme [...] Read full article: Number of coronavirus cases linked to Bo...→

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

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

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

Coronavirus was in northern Italy in December, officials reveal after studying wastewater

Coronavirus was in northern Italy in December, officials reveal after studying wastewater

Coronavirus was already in northern Italy in December, two months before the first cases were confirmed in the country, according to new research. Read full article: Coronavirus was in northern Italy in Dec...→

Ohio hospital sees increase in asymptomatic coronavirus cases in children, doctor claims

Ohio hospital sees increase in asymptomatic coronavirus cases in children, doctor claims

A hospital in Ohio is reportedly seeing an increase in asymptomatic cases of the novel coronavirus in children.  Read full article: Ohio hospital sees increase in asymptoma...→

Riverside, San Bernardino Counties Report New Coronavirus Deaths; Officials Move Forward With Reopening Plans

Riverside, San Bernardino Counties Report New Coronavirus Deaths; Officials Move Forward With Reopening Plans

As of Thursday evening, 171,415 Riverside County residents had been tested and 99,719 San Bernardino County residents had been tested. Read full article: Riverside, San Bernardino Counties Repor...→

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

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

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

Coronavirus outbreaks across US have Maine officials rethinking bar reopenings

Coronavirus outbreaks across US have Maine officials rethinking bar reopenings

Officials in Maine are reconsidering the slated reopenings of bars over concerns that such establishments could be hotspots for the novel coronavirus.  Read full article: Coronavirus outbreaks across US have Mai...→

Coronavirus trends have MN schools on track to reopen this fall, officials say

Coronavirus trends have MN schools on track to reopen this fall, officials say

Minnesota schools will be able to reopen this fall without strict social distancing if state coronavirus metrics “continue to stabilize and/or improve,” accord [...] Read full article: Coronavirus trends have MN schools on tr...→

Is it safe to go to the dentist? What doctors are doing to prevent the spread of the coronavirus

Is it safe to go to the dentist? What doctors are doing to prevent the spread of the coronavirus

CDC guidelines stress the importance of PPE, allowing downtime between patients and prioritizing emergency care. Read full article: Is it safe to go to the dentist? What do...→

Breaking down ‘miracle’ coronavirus survivor’s $1.1M hospital bill

Breaking down ‘miracle’ coronavirus survivor’s $1.1M hospital bill

This life-saving coronavirus treatment could easily drain someone’s life savings. And then some. A Seattle COVID-19 survivor knew that he must have run up a pr [...] Read full article: Breaking down ‘miracle’ coronavirus surv...→

Nurses stage dueling demonstrations at St. Rose Hospital amid coronavirus outbreak and state violations

Nurses stage dueling demonstrations at St. Rose Hospital amid coronavirus outbreak and state violations

The California Nurses Association has alleged St. Rose Hospital leaders failed to provide a safe workplace. The hospital has denied the accusations. Read full article: Nurses stage dueling demonstrations at S...→

Saints' Superdome sees 32 positive coronavirus cases amid new renovations, officials say

Saints' Superdome sees 32 positive coronavirus cases amid new renovations, officials say

The Mercedes-Benz Superdome where the New Orleans Saints play has reported that 32 employees working on renovations in the stadium have tested positive for COV [...] Read full article: Saints' Superdome sees 32 positive coron...→

New Zealand pair who led to coronavirus quarantine blunder actually met with friends, officials reveal

New Zealand pair who led to coronavirus quarantine blunder actually met with friends, officials reveal

The two women who flew in from London to visit a dying parent in New Zealand –­ and reportedly brought the coronavirus back to the country –­ did meet with a p [...] Read full article: New Zealand pair who led to coronavirus ...→

FDA approves system to warn doctors before coronavirus patients deteriorate

FDA approves system to warn doctors before coronavirus patients deteriorate

The Food and Drug Administration has issued an emergency use authorization for US hospitals to employ an Israeli-made system that alerts doctors eight hours be [...] Read full article: FDA approves system to warn doctors befo...→

No raises for UCHealth employees this year as hospital deals with coronavirus fallout

No raises for UCHealth employees this year as hospital deals with coronavirus fallout

Employees at UCHealth won’t be getting a raise this year after the pandemic caused a major financial hit, though they might still receive a one-time bonus. Read full article: No raises for UCHealth employees this ye...→

Orange County Officials Report Nearly 200 New Coronavirus Cases, Uptick In Hospitalizations

Orange County Officials Report Nearly 200 New Coronavirus Cases, Uptick In Hospitalizations

Orange County health officials reported 198 new coronavirus cases Monday along with an uptick in hospitalizations. Read full article: Orange County Officials Report Nearly 20...→

Chicago Officials Concerned Amid Reopening as Coronavirus Spikes in Some States

Chicago Officials Concerned Amid Reopening as Coronavirus Spikes in Some States

Chicago’s top health official said she’s concerned the city could begin to see a spike in cases as cities and states across the country report new waves amid r [...] Read full article: Chicago Officials Concerned Amid Reopeni...→

Doctors

Doctors "don't understand" why some coronavirus "long-haulers" have symptoms for months

Some "long-haulers" report shortness of breath, cough, headache and other coronavirus symptoms linger for months. Read full article: Doctors "don't understand" why some coro...→