Jennifer Lee

March 21, 2020
In strategic shift, doctors in America’s two largest cities are told to skip some coronavirus testing – CNN International

In strategic shift, doctors in America’s two largest cities are told to skip some coronavirus testing – CNN International

Vice President Mike Pence said Saturday during a news conference that he and his wife Karen would be tested for the coronavirus. Pence said that more than 195,000 Americans have been tested for the virus. Pence noted that number does not include county hospi…
March 21, 2020
New COVID-19 cases reported in the Piedmont Triad as state toll reaches 184 – WXII12 Winston-Salem

New COVID-19 cases reported in the Piedmont Triad as state toll reaches 184 – WXII12 Winston-Salem

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. —COVID-19 cases in the Piedmont Triad continue to develop as testing continues across North Carolina. State health officials are reporting: Alamance County has two positive coronavirus casesDavidson County has one positi…
March 21, 2020
Coronavirus cases surge at nursing homes as workers battle ‘almost perfect killing machine’ – The Washington Post

Coronavirus cases surge at nursing homes as workers battle ‘almost perfect killing machine’ – The Washington Post

As of Friday evening, at least 55 coronavirus deaths occurred among people living in elder care facilities, though the number is probably higher because official counts often omit a description of the persons last place of residence. That figure represented m…
March 20, 2020
Florida’s coronavirus death toll at 10 as statewide cases top 500 – WESH 2 Orlando

Florida’s coronavirus death toll at 10 as statewide cases top 500 – WESH 2 Orlando

Ten people have died after contracting the coronavirus in Florida and more than 500 people are infected with the virus, health officials said. New numbers released Friday morning by the Florida Department of Health included multiple new cases in Central Flo…
March 20, 2020
Hospitals are still scheduling elective procedures during coronavirus crisis, and frontline medical workers fear they’re infecting patients – CNBC

Hospitals are still scheduling elective procedures during coronavirus crisis, and frontline medical workers fear they’re infecting patients – CNBC

Many U.S. hospitals are canceling or scaling back on non-essential elective surgeries to make space for patients with the COVID-19 coronavirus and ensure there are enough intensive care beds available. Some states like Ohio are even moving to ban elective pro…
March 20, 2020
WHO officials say at least 20 coronavirus vaccines are in development in global race for cure – CNBC

WHO officials say at least 20 coronavirus vaccines are in development in global race for cure – CNBC

The World Health Organization is working with scientists across the globe on at least 20 different coronavirus vaccines with some already in clinical trials in record time  just 60 days after sequencing the gene. "The acceleration of this process is really t…
March 20, 2020
Coronavirus: Answering your questions about COVID-19 – CBS News

Coronavirus: Answering your questions about COVID-19 – CBS News

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases continues to climb worldwide as officials take unprecedented steps to combat and contain the outbreak. People are asking a slew of questions as they face the pandemic. These are the top five questions asked in the Un…
March 20, 2020
Coronavirus vaccines, treatments and chloroquine: Everything you need to know – CNET

Coronavirus vaccines, treatments and chloroquine: Everything you need to know – CNET

Everything you need to know about COVID-19 vaccines. Tetra/Getty For the most up-to-date news and information about the coronavirus pandemic, visit the WHO website. COVID-19, the potentially fatal respiratory illness first detected in December 2019, has sp…
March 20, 2020

13 confirmed cases of coronavirus in San Luis Obispo County – San Luis Obispo Tribune

13 confirmed cases of coronavirus in San Luis Obispo County - San Luis Obispo Tribune