Tag Archives: COVID

COVID May Have Been in LA Earlier Than Believed

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Sept. 11, 2020 (HealthDay News) — There may have been cases of COVID-19 in Los Angeles as early as last December, months before the first known U.S. cases were identified, a new study claims. Researchers analyzed data from more than 10 million patient visit records for University of California,… Read More »

From cancer and Covid to dementia, BAME patients are shamefully more at risk

Britain’s health divide: From cancer and Covid to dementia and childbirth, black and ethnic minority patients are shamefully more at risk. And worst of all? We STILL don’t know why By Lois Rogers and Libby Galvin for the Daily Mail Published: 22:00 BST, 24 August 2020 | Updated: 08:02 BST, 25 August 2020 Moise Roche… Read More »

Vic COVID cases stay below 200

Victoria has recorded 182 new coronavirus cases over the past 24 hours with 13 deaths reported. It marks the second day in a row the state’s COVID-19 numbers have dropped below 200 after 179 cases were recorded on Friday. Friday was the first day since July 13 that Victoria had seen less than 200 cases.… Read More »

Asian American Students Face Bullying Over COVID

Annie Ortega-Long, education director, Los Angeles Regional Office, Anti-Defamation League (ADL). Megan Nevels, assistant education director, Los Angeles Regional Office, Anti-Defamation League (ADL). Nicholas Turton, spokesperson, Stop AAPI Hate. Yaya Yuan, director of education and mentoring programs, Apex for Youth, New York City. Shi Yan Liu, high school student, Brooklyn, NY. Limin Li, high school… Read More »

How COVID Colors The Salon Experience

LOVELAND, Colo. — Blush Beauty Bar hair salon had been closed 48 days, a consequence of stay-at-home orders to stem the tide of the COVID-19 pandemic. But last Tuesday, the shop in this city of nearly 80,000, about 50 miles north of Denver, was finally reopening after the orders had been partially lifted on May… Read More »