Jennifer Lee

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
March 19, 2020
Coronavirus Ravages 7 Members of a Single Family, Killing 3 – The New York Times

Coronavirus Ravages 7 Members of a Single Family, Killing 3 – The New York Times

Her relatives are urging officials at CentraState or the C.D.C. to conduct an autopsy to learn more about how the virus killed Ms. Fusco-Jackson. She had been in good health, they said, and taught religious education classes at the Roman Catholic church where…
March 19, 2020
Oakland County officials confirm 77 total cases of coronavirus (COVID-19); Macomb County reaches 20 – WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Oakland County officials confirm 77 total cases of coronavirus (COVID-19); Macomb County reaches 20 – WDIV ClickOnDetroit

OAKLAND COUNTY, Mich. Oakland County officials said there are 77 confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the county as of Wednesday night, while the total in Macomb County rose to 20. MORE: Heres where we stand as of Wednesday night State officials rep…
March 19, 2020
Texas’ confirmed COVID-19 cases jump as testing ramps up – Houston Chronicle

Texas’ confirmed COVID-19 cases jump as testing ramps up – Houston Chronicle

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Texas shot up dramatically Wednesday, the largest single-day increase as enhanced testing capacity begins to provide a fuller picture of the new coronavirus’ reach here. The number of cases statewide climbed to 186 W…