Tuesday, September 22, 2020
www.vox.com By A. Rochaun Meadows-Fernandez    Between Covid-19 and police brutality, the burden of grief is yet another risk to Black mothers’ health.   When one of us loses a child, all of us feel that hurt; vicarious trauma is an integral aspect of Black motherhood. My grandmother...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   The Tulsa Health Department will be offering free specimen collection for COVID-19 testing during the Unity in the Community food distribution event at the 36th Street North Event Center. Testing will be set up next door...
www.kfor.com By K. Querry   As more Oklahomans get back to their normal way of life, health officials say COVID-19 is still spreading in some communities. On Wednesday morning, data from the Oklahoma State Department of Health shows that the state has had 6,229 confirmed...
www.redfrontier.org By KASSIE MCCLUNG   In Oklahoma, the novel coronavirus’ toll on older adults has been staggering: Oklahomans age 65 and over make up nearly 80 percent of reported deaths in the state. In a recent one-week period, Oklahoma reported 18 deaths and 114...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Situation Update To date, the Tulsa Health Department (THD) has confirmed 852 positive COVID-19 cases in Tulsa County. 692 residents have recovered and 40 have died. Test results are updated daily at www.tulsa-health.org/COVID19. For the most up-to-date news,...
www.yahoo.com By Ryan W. Miller and Jessica Flores, USA TODAY   As the world reached 5 million confirmed coronavirus cases Thursday, the director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said he can't guarantee whether a second round of lockdowns...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   With the first summer holiday weekend coming up and restrictions slowly lifting, many Tulsans are anxious to celebrate with cookouts, road trips and other events that involve food and gatherings. The Tulsa Health Department (THD) wants...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Situation Update To date, the Tulsa Health Department (THD) has confirmed 743 positive COVID-19 cases in Tulsa County. 603 residents have recovered and 37 have died. Test results are updated daily at www.tulsa-health.org/COVID19. For the most up-to-date news,...
www.yourblackworld.net By Victor Omondi   As the Seattle region continues to grapple with the coronavirus outbreak, a Native American health center requested for testing kits only to receive body bags. The tribal officials have described the act as a metaphor for how...
www.theatlantic.com By ZEYNEP TUFEKCIJEREMY, HOWARD and TRISHA GREENHALGH   Much of the confusion around masks stems from the conflation of two very different uses.   If you feel confused about whether people should wear masks and why and what kind, you’re not alone. COVID-19...
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