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COVID-19 death toll in US surpasses 1918 pandemic deaths; experts say it didn ’t have to happen – The Boston Globe

By Martin Finucane Globe Staff,Updated September 20, 2021, 3:09 p.m. In a painful reminder of the devastation wrought by the pandemic, COVID-19 deaths nationally crossed the 675,000 threshold on Monday, surpassing the toll of the 1918 influenza pandemic. Given the … Continue reading

Calm During COVID: Mindful Breathing

University of California Television (UCTV)Sep 15, 2021 In touching every aspect of our lives, the COVID-19 pandemic has profoundly disrupted our sense of well-being and produced uncertainty and anxiety. How do we find resilience while remaining productive and caring family … Continue reading

CDC director on COVID boosters, global vaccine supply, evolving virus science

PBS NewsHourSep 14, 2021 The Biden administration has said COVID-19 vaccine boosters may be available to eligible groups a week from now. But that timing is uncertain and scientific advisory committees still need to meet in the next several days. … Continue reading

WHO: Rich countries failed in COVID-19 vaccine donation promise

CGTNSep 8, 2021 For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-09-09… World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus called for vaccine equity during a news conference on Wednesday. “We don’t want any more promises, we just want the vaccines,” he said, noting that only … Continue reading

Despite vaccine’s positive impact, unvaccinated hot spots and delta raise COVID numbers

PBS NewsHourSep 6, 2021 When the summer of 2021 began, COVID-19 seemed to be on the retreat in most of the U.S. President Joe Biden talked about celebrating America’s “independence” from the virus on July 4. But the delta variant … Continue reading

Coronavirus: Flying in the age of Covid-19? – BBC Travel Show

BBC Travel Show May 23, 2020 Rajan Datar finds out what it will be like to get on a plane after the world finally emerges from lockdown, how New York’s famous yellow cabs are dealing with the new normal and … Continue reading

Doctors Without Borders: U.S. Should Force Pfizer to Share COVID Vaccine Technology with Africa

Democracy Now!Aug 24, 2021 In response to the Food and Drug Administration’s full authorization of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for U.S. residents aged 16 and over, Doctors Without Borders is calling on Pfizer-BioNTech to immediately share the vaccine technology with … Continue reading

Robot Delivers Food to Residents in COVID-19 Isolation

NowThis News –Aug 14, 2021 This robot is delivering food and well wishes to residents of a village in Indonesia who are self-isolating due to COVID-19.

“There Just Isn’t Enough Supply”: Vaccine Gap Between Rich & Poor Countries Fuels COVID in Indonesia

Democracy Now!Aug 12, 2021 As the World Health Organization warns over 100 million more people will be infected with COVID-19 by early next year as the Delta variant continues to rapidly spread, we look at Indonesia, which has become the … Continue reading

Fauci: We’re In A ‘Major’ Covid Surge. This Is Very Serious

MSNBC – Aug 11, 2021 Biden’s chief medical adviser is warning that the nation is in a major Covid surge as states with low vaccination rates see cases and hospitalizations spike. We discuss with medical expert Dr. Irwin Redlener.