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California hospitals Covid19 pandemic: hundreds are dying daily, stay at home orders extended

California stay at home order has been extended. In Los Angeles, ambulances are waiting hours for patients to be triaged and one hospital turned its chapel into an overflow unit. Nationwide more than 121,000 people are hospitalized, the highest...

California mural honors frontline medical staff in the fight against covid-19 pandemic

A mural in Santa Monica, California, is being painted to honor frontline medical workers. At least 2,900 health workers have died since the Covid-19 pandemic began. https://youtu.be/2sVAX8bIDvM For More California news VISIT For more Health News Visit Here Be sure to check out...

Health News: More Americans — Of All Political Persuasions — Are Donning Masks

As apprehension about the pandemic intensifies, more Americans — nearly three-quarters — say they wear masks every time they leave the house, according to a poll released Friday. The poll from KFF also found that 68% of American adults were...

Health News: How to stay active and connected while remaining safe during the pandemic

(BPT) - As 2021 approaches, the importance and urgency of physical and mental health are at an all-time-high due to COVID-19. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), “Regular physical activity helps you feel better, sleep better...

5 tips on dating successfully during a pandemic

(BPT) - Whatever your dating life was like before the pandemic, it’s most likely changed due to the circumstances at hand. Thankfully, many online dating platforms are rising to the occasion, providing secure and safe ways for people to...

It’s Time to Scare People About COVID

 I still remember exactly where I was sitting decades ago, during the short film shown in class: For a few painful minutes, we watched a woman talking mechanically, raspily through a hole in her throat, pausing occasionally to gasp...

How California’s smartphone COVID-19 alert tool works

California is rolling out a new, voluntary smartphone tool to alert people if they've spent time near someone who has tested positive for coronavirus. Gov. Gavin Newsom announced the tool, CA Notify, on Monday during a press conference, adding people could opt-in...

Covid 19: As LA County Sets New Infection Record, State Leaders’ Behavior Sends Mixed Messages

Jackie Fortiér, KPCC December 3, 2020 California, like the rest of the nation, is seeing a dramatic rise in COVID infections and deaths — and Los Angeles County has some of the most dire statistics. Health officials reported more than 7,500...

How do pandemics end? History suggests diseases fade but are almost never truly gone

The COVID-19 new normal might be here for quite some time. When will the pandemic end? All these months in, with over 37 million COVID-19 cases and more than 1 million deaths globally, you may be wondering, with increasing exasperation,...

Cicely was young, Black and enslaved – her death during an epidemic in 1714 has lessons that resonate in today’s pandemic

Nicole S Maskiell, University of South Carolina What I believe to be the oldest surviving gravestone for a Black person in the Americas memorializes an enslaved teenager named Cicely. Cicely’s body is interred across from Harvard’s Johnston Gate in Cambridge, Massachusetts....
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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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