Friday, October 22, 2021
www.newson6.com By: Amy Slanchik   The Tulsa Public Schools Board of Education will hold a special meeting Wednesday evening to discuss possible lawsuits that could be filed because TPS cannot legally require masks in school. At the end of the meeting, the board...
www.blackdoctor.org   Asthma is the leading chronic disease in children. There are currently about 5.1 million children with asthma under the age of 18. Black children are also three times as likely to have asthma compared to white children, according to...
www.blackdoctor.org   The word pandemic, as defined by Dictionary.com means, “a disease prevalent throughout an entire country, continent, or the whole world.” COVID-19 is by definition a worldwide pandemic. This means that, in order for it to be truly controlled, most of the...
www.breitbart.com By Dr. Susan Berry   A grassroots movement protesting mandatory COVID-19 vaccines has named Wednesday, August 11 “WalkOutWednesday.” “Join the movement to walk out and protest your place of employment and your school at noon in your time zone on Wednesday, August 11,” reads an...
www.nytimes.com By Emma G. Fitzsimmons, Sharon Otterman and Joseph Goldstein     New York City will become the first U.S. city to require proof of at least one dose of a coronavirus vaccine for a variety of activities for workers and customers — indoor dining, gyms...
www.blackdoctor.org   BlackDoctor.org (BDO), the leading health and wellness site for Black Americans has proven to be extremely successful in getting Blacks vaccinated. In a recent poll on the website, 70% of nearly 2500 respondents reported being “fully vaccinated” with another...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   The Tulsa Health Department encourages Tulsa County residents to follow public health guidelines for preventing COVID-19, particularly as the Delta variant drives community spread of the virus. “The COVID-19 vaccines remain the best prevention tool against the...
www.washintonpost.com By Dan Diamond   Two months after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said vaccinated individuals didn’t need to wear masks in most settings, a growing number of experts are warning it’s time to put them back on. First, there was...
www.kosu.org By KOSU   As coronavirus cases continue to climb, Oklahoma’s medical community is urging the state to consider planning for another surge. After a stark rise in Missouri and Arkansas, northeast Oklahoma has been seeing positivity rates rise. Dr. David Kendrick, the...
www.blackdoctor.org   The White House is readying COVID-19 “surge teams” to send to communities with low vaccination rates to help combat the rapidly spreading Delta variant of the coronavirus, officials announced Thursday. The teams will work with local public health authorities...