While 87% of Democrats said they always wear a mask out of the house, 71% of independents and 55% of Republicans said the same.
The county of Los Angeles, the nation’s largest, ICU units are perilously close to zero capacity.
The place you go to relax on the job can be a high-risk location for transmission of the coronavirus. Here’s two local examples.
As COVID-19 cases surge, health experts are urging Americans to stay home for the holidays. But for many,, travel comes down to a risk-benefit analysis.
Hospitals across the country have been grappling with how to distribute the first scarce shots that protect against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19.
Cases, hospitalizations and deaths continued to increase sharply since the last situation report
The hospitalization projections are scary. We’re already at 80% ICU capacity in Washington. Unless this turns around, our system will be overrun.
The Department of Health strongly urges everyone to limit their holiday celebrations to only members of their immediate households.
Papenfus is the lone full-time ER doctor in the town of 900, not far from the Kansas line. ““I’m chief of staff and medical director of everything,” he says.
Weary of their state’s COVID-19 restrictions, thousands of Washington residents over border to vacation, shop and dine in Idaho. Some came back with the virus.
Quarantine is used to reduce the risk that infected people might unknowingly transmit infection to others.
Key parts of the immune system can remember the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, for at least eight or nine months, possibly for years.
A survey by the Physicians Foundation estimated that 8% of all physician practices nationally — around 16,000 — have closed under the stress of the pandemic.
When voluntarily activated, phones with WA Notify use Bluetooth technology to exchange random codes with the phones of other users they are near.
The number of confirmed and suspected COVID-19 patients in Washington state hospitals doubled from 471 on November 1st to 932 on November 23rd.