Less than 10% of US population has COVID-19 antibodies, data show
by Jim Wappes on September 28, 2020 at 6:33 pm
Mary Van Beusekom | News Writer | CIDRAP NewsSep 28, 2020The researchers calculate that about 9.3% of the population had been infected by July.
US COVID-19 cases top 7 million
by Jim Wappes on September 25, 2020 at 9:44 pm
Lisa Schnirring | News Editor | CIDRAP NewsSep 25, 2020On the international front, Europe continues to see case counts rise, and the WHO makes its case for big investments in tools to battle the virus.
Studies spotlight COVID racial health disparities, similarities
by Jim Wappes on September 25, 2020 at 9:03 pm
Mary Van Beusekom | News Writer | CIDRAP NewsSep 25, 2020Of 4 new studies, all but 1 suggest that minorities shoulder heavier burdens.
COVID-19 Scan for Sep 25, 2020
by Jim Wappes on September 25, 2020 at 8:08 pm
COVID-19 in US health workersGood COVID pregnancy outcomesCOVID-19 across age-groups
COVID-19 cases climbing in US, Europe, Canada
by Jim Wappes on September 24, 2020 at 9:04 pm
Chris Dall | News Reporter | CIDRAP NewsSep 24, 2020″What we can change is where we are in October, and into the winter,” Canadian PM Justin Trudeau says.
News Scan for Sep 24, 2020
by Jim Wappes on September 24, 2020 at 7:37 pm
COVID-19 death in menCellphone data and physical distancingProtecting homeless from COVID
Falling COVID-19 viral loads may explain lower rates of ICU use, deaths
by Jim Wappes on September 24, 2020 at 6:47 pm
Mary Van Beusekom | News Writer | CIDRAP NewsSep 24, 2020In one study, 25.5% of patients had low viral loads in April, but the rate climbed to 70% in June.
Salmonella Investigation Update
by firstname.lastname@example.org on September 24, 2020 at 6:10 pm
A CDC food safety alert regarding a multistate outbreak of <em>Salmonella</em> Stanley infections has been posted: <a href="https://www.cdc.gov/salmonella/stanley-09-20/index.html">https://www.cdc.gov/salmonella/stanley-09-20/index.html</a>
Steeply rising pandemic activity led by India, surges elsewhere
by Jim Wappes on September 23, 2020 at 9:03 pm
Lisa Schnirring | News Editor | CIDRAP NewsSep 23, 2020The WHO calls on nations to counter misinformation about COVID-19.
Watchdog to feds: Do more to blunt COVID-19 harms
by Jim Wappes on September 23, 2020 at 8:16 pm
Mary Van Beusekom | News Writer | CIDRAP NewsSep 23, 2020The GAO offers 16 actions to address “catastrophic loss of life and profound economic disruption.”
COVID-19 Scan for Sep 23, 2020
by Jim Wappes on September 23, 2020 at 8:06 pm
‘Silent’ COVID-19 in health workersDeath in cancer patients with COVID-19Blood test and COVID fatality risk
Administration Announces $200 million from CDC to Jurisdictions for COVID-19 Vaccine Preparedness
by email@example.com on September 23, 2020 at 1:00 pm
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is announcing upcoming action by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to provide $200 million to jurisdictions for COVID-19 vaccine preparedness.
New CDC data finds adult obesity is increasing
by firstname.lastname@example.org on September 17, 2020 at 11:25 am
New data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) show that adult obesity prevalence is increasing and racial and ethnic disparities persist. Notably, adults with obesity are at heightened risk for severe outcomes from COVID-19.
CDC Releases Indicators for Dynamic School Decision-Making
by email@example.com on September 15, 2020 at 6:15 pm
Today, <a href="http://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/schools-childcare/indicators.html">CDC released indicators</a> to help schools make dynamic decisions about in-person learning as local conditions evolve throughout the pandemic.
CDC awards $7 million for pilot project to reduce chronic disease by advancing health equity
by firstname.lastname@example.org on September 11, 2020 at 4:40 pm
CDC works 24/7 saving lives, protecting people from health threats, and saving money to have a more secure nation. A US federal agency, CDC helps make the healthy choice the easy choice by putting science and prevention into action. CDC works to help people live longer, healthier and more productive lives.