At Friday’s conference, author Dr. Elizabeth Imbert said the study “reinforces the risks of congregate living” among the vulnerable homeless population. She warned that simply screening for symptoms wasn’t enough to contain an outbreak and that public health response shouldn’t focus only on bedmates and close contacts since cases were spread throughout the shelter. Another challenge was contact tracing, a key public health tool: Only half of the residents who tested positive could be reached to find out who else they might have exposed. … [Read more...] about Do women practice safety better than men? What we learned from first COVID-19 conference
When asked to step outside the car by a police officer, a man is heard asking "For what?" Once out of the car, two other officers approach the woman who tells them, "He didn't do anything." The woman grows increasingly distressed and shouts: "My son is in the car [...] I don't want you to look after him." Officers tell her to "relax" and "get out of the car." … [Read more...] about Handcuffs to light bulbs shine light on painful Black experience
Loe said on Wednesday the volume of coronavirus cases has grown immensely in her hospital, Riverside University Health System Medical Center in Moreno Valley, and that the hospital's ICU is at capacity. But they have not yet expanded into their surge plan, such as canceling elective procedures or transforming other hospital units into ICUs. … [Read more...] about These California doctors flew to New York to fight Covid-19. Here’s what they learned.
Vice Chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence Mark Warner, a Virginia Democrat, also criticized Trump’s action, tweeting, “The United States was founded on the rule of law. It seems our president has nothing but contempt for it.” … [Read more...] about Trump Commutes Prison Term for Longtime Adviser
Stevante hopes with her exposure to his brother’s death, she can help push for to make “Stephon Clark’s Law” also known as Assembly Bill 392 a national model. The law passed by Governor Newsom in 2019 creates tougher standards for when law enforcement officers can kill someone. … [Read more...] about Kim Kardashian Demands Justice For Stephon Clark