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COVID Vaccine Trials Move at Warp Speed, But Recruiting Black Volunteers Takes Time

Blake Farmer, Nashville Public Radio September 16, 2020 Participation in clinical trials among Black people is low, according to Food and Drug Administration statistics. Still, including them in coronavirus vaccine trials has been a stated priority for the pharmaceutical companies involved,...

Former Temptations Lead Singer Bruce Williamson Dies at Age 49

Sad news to share today, Bruce Williamson, a former lead singer for the R&B group The Temptations, has died, according to a Facebook post from his son. He was 49 and reportedly had been suffering from Covid 19.. There's no...

Will Labor Day Weekend Bring Another Holiday COVID Surge?

  Will Labor Day Weekend Bring Another Holiday COVID Surge? Blake Farmer, Nashville Public Radio September 4, 2020 Hopefully, summer won’t end the way it began. Memorial Day celebrations helped set off a wave of coronavirus infections across much of the South and...

Why Black Aging Matters, Too

Why Black Aging Matters, Too Old. Chronically ill. Black. People who fit this description are more likely to die from COVID-19 than any other group in the country. They are perishing quietly, out of sight, in homes and apartment buildings, senior housing...

In Legislative Shuffle, California Prioritizes Safety Gear and Sick Leave During Crisis

  In Legislative Shuffle, California Prioritizes Safety Gear and Sick Leave During Crisis Rachel Bluth, Kaiser Health News and Angela Hart and Samantha Young September 4, 2020 SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California lawmakers convened this year with big plans to tackle soaring health care...

Lakewood boy, 16, shares his story after difficult battle with COVID-19

A 16-year-old boy from Lakewood with no underlying health conditions endured a difficult battle with COVID-19, and is sharing his story to raise awareness about the virus. Pierre St. Julian went to Lakewood Regional Hospital after experiencing a fever,...
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Remarkable -Biden calling Republicans fascists is like the pot calling the kettle black 8/28/22

At a rally in front of Democratic donors, President Joe Biden called out those he labels as extreme Republicans,...
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