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Senior U.S. CDC Official Nancy Messonnier Resigns From Her Position

(Reuters) -Senior health official Nancy Messonnier has resigned from her position at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the...
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Dozens of migrant children at Long Beach, Pomona centers are being treated for COVID-19

LONG BEACH — About four dozen migrant children being housed at an intake center at the Long Beach Convention Center have tested positive for COVID-19, along with 14 more at the Pomona Fairplex, and all are in isolation and receiving on-site medical care, federal officials confirmed Wednesday. As of Wednesday, the Long Beach center was housing 710 migrant children, and 47 of them have tested positive for COVID-19, according to Zhan Caplan of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, which...
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61 migrant children at Long Beach, Pomona centers are being treated for COVID-19

LONG BEACH — About four dozen migrant children being housed at an intake center at the Long Beach Convention Center have tested positive for COVID-19, along with 14 more at the Pomona Fairplex, and all are in isolation and receiving on-site medical care, federal officials confirmed Wednesday. As of Wednesday, the Long Beach center was housing 710 migrant children, and 47 of them have tested positive for COVID-19, according to Zhan Caplan of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, which...
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U.S. Judge Throws Out Moratorium on Evicting Renters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -A federal judge on Wednesday threw out the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's nationwide moratorium on...
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LA County reports no new coronavirus deaths Sunday, 313 new cases

Los Angeles County reported no additional coronavirus-related deaths on Sunday, May 2, welcome news for officials who’ve seen increasing evidence in recent weeks that the pandemic is on the wane. The county also reported 313 new cases of COVID-19. Officials cautioned that those low numbers, though in step with recent downward trends, likely reflect reporting delays over the weekend during scaled-back record-keeping. According to state figures, the number of coronavirus patients in county hospita...
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LA County posts 500 new coronavirus cases, but lowest positivity rate

The Annenberg Foundation partners with L.A. Works and Mickey Fine Pharmacy in Beverly Hills to run on a COVID-19 vaccination clinic to thank Los Angeles volunteers for their service on Saturday, May 1, 2021. (Photo by Axel Koester, Contributing Photographer) The Annenberg Foundation partners with L.A. Works and Mickey Fine Pharmacy in Beverly Hills to run on a COVID-19 vaccination clinic to thank Los Angeles volunteers for their service on Saturday, May 1, 2021. (Photo by Axel Koester, Contri...
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The Latest: Las Vegas casino capacity, crowds increase

By The Associated Press LAS VEGAS — Las Vegas has increased its casino capacity and more pandemic-weary tourists are arriving at the entertainment city. Casino capacity on the Strip increased to 80% and person-to-person distancing drops to 3 feet on Saturday. The boom began in mid-March when casino occupancy went from 35% to 50% under state health guidelines. Among the first arrivals were people ages 60 and older who were recently vaccinated with time and disposable income. Analysts said pent-up...
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LA County’s indoor arcades, playgrounds can open as more coronavirus restrictions are lifted

Los Angeles County again eased its COVID-19 health restrictions on Friday, April 30, allowing indoor playgrounds and arcades to reopen at limited capacity, while lifting restrictions on operating hours for bars, breweries and wineries. Indoor arcades and playgrounds — such as laser tag businesses, ball pits or “bounce” centers — will be restricted to 25% capacity, along with other mandated safety modifications. Bars, which are currently allowed to operate outdoors only, had been restricted to op...
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Biden administration expected to ban most travel from India to US to limit COVID-19 spread

President Joe Biden AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File Biden is expected to announce new travel restrictions from India to the US starting May 4. The administration will bar most non-US citizens from entering the country, Reuters reports. India has reported more than 300,000 new COVID-19 cases daily for nine days in a row. See more stories on Insider's business page. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Joe Biden is expected to impose new travel restrictions on India starting Tuesday in light...
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CDC Eases COVID-19 Outdoor Mask Wearing Restrictions For The Fully Vaccinated

While local and state mask requirements remain in place, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday issued new guidance on outdoor use for fully vaccinated Americans.
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Tens of thousands in LA County are overdue for second COVID-19 shot

While Los Angeles County continues to show progress in its COVID-19 vaccination efforts, figures released on Monday, April 26 showed that nearly 278,000 people in the county may be overdue for their second dose, possibly due to concerns about side effects or a belief that one shot is enough. As of last week, more than 4.4 million people in the county have received at least one vaccine dose, and nearly 2.6 million had received a second dose, according to Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer. But...
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Coronavirus live news: Covid patients in France ICUs above 6,000 for first time in year; Turkey to go into lockdown

Over 6,000 Covid patients in French ICUs for first time since April 2020; US to share AstraZeneca vaccines it has not authorised for its own use; Turkey to go into full lockdownEU starts legal action against AstraZeneca over vaccine shortfallsIndia reportedly running out of vaccines amid Covid surgeMutations, politics, vaccines: the factors behind India’s Covid crisisWarning over oxygen hoarding as India reports record Covid cases UK coronavirus – latest updates 6.59pm BST Non-essential shop...
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LA County reports 408 new cases of COVID-19, drop in hospitalizations

Los Angeles County reported 408 new cases of COVID-19 and five additional deaths Sunday, April 25 though health officials said the relatively low numbers may reflect delays in weekend reporting. The number of coronavirus patients in county hospitals dropped from 444 Saturday to 407, according to state figures, while the number of those patients in intensive care rose from 101 to 103. Sunday’s numbers brought the county’s totals to 1,231,532 cases and 23,773 fatalities since the pandemic began, a...
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More coronavirus vaccinations available without appointments; LA County numbers still improving

Los Angeles County reported 443 new cases of COVID-19 and 16 additional deaths on Saturday, April 24, as health officials prepared to resume administration of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines after a pause due to concerns over rare instances of blood clots. The number of coronavirus patients in county hospitals dropped from 453 to 444, according to state figures, while the number of those patients in intensive care fell from 106 to 101. Saturday’s numbers brought the county’s totals to 1,231,...
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FDA, CDC lift recommended pause on the use of Janssen COVID-19 vaccine in the U.S.

Following a thorough safety review, including two meetings of the CDC's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have determined that the recommended pause regarding the use of the Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) COVID-19 Vaccine in the U.S. should be lifted and use of the vaccine should resume.
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U.S. FDA, CDC Lift Pause on Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine Use

(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have determined the recommended pause...
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J&J COVID-19 Vaccine 'Pause' Reviewed, U.S. Officials Hope to Resume Shots

By Manas Mishra(Reuters) - Advisers to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will meet again on Friday to consider whether to it is...
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U.S. Officials Hopeful as Advisers Meet Again on J&J COVID-19 Vaccine

By Manas Mishra(Reuters) -Advisers to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will meet again on Friday to consider whether it is safe...
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Migrant children to arrive at Long Beach Convention Center today

The first group of migrant children will likely arrive at the Long Beach Convention Center on Thursday, April 22, making it the second of three shelters for immigrant minors to open in Southern California amid an ongoing crisis at the southern border. The center will house about 1,000 migrant children, mostly young girls ages 5 and up. That may include pairs or groups of siblings, but the facility will not be used specifically for siblings found at the border together, as city officials stated e...
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LA City Council to consider more voluntary approach to encampment cleanups

The Los Angeles City Council today will consider replacing the city’s mandatory cleanups of homeless encampments with more voluntary, service-based protocols that are in compliance with U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines. The motion authored by Nithya Raman and Mike Bonin calls for the Bureau of Sanitation to develop standards for street engagement and hygiene services “with a preference for voluntary compliance whenever possible.” The enhanced hygiene and sanitation serv...
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U.S. unlikely to ‘just cancel’ J&J vaccine shots, Fauci says

WASHINGTON — A decision on how to resume vaccinating Americans with the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus shot will probably come by Friday, the top U.S. infectious diseases specialist said, a faster timeline than other health officials have indicated. “I doubt very seriously if they just cancel” the J&J vaccine, one of three approved for use in the U.S., Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” one of four Sunday talk-show...
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COVID vaccines: The mystery of “breakthrough” COVID-19 infections and death after shots

Vaccines are the crowning achievement of our battle against the COVID-19 virus. But they’re not perfect. And our immune systems aren’t either. About 5,800 of 66 million vaccinated Americans — 0.0087% — have become infected by the virus, according to startling new data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Of these, 396 required hospitalization and 74 people died, the CDC said. The numbers are showing us how the vaccines are working in real life, beyond carefully controlled cl...
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Senior Living: How to prevent falls by maintaining your balance

Every second of every day in the United States, someone at least 65 years old has a fall, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and one out of five causes serious injury — such as broken bones and head trauma. And after just one fall, the risk of it happening again doubles. As a result, falls are the leading cause of injury and injury-related death among elders. Jason Koh, D.O., Medical Director (Courtesy of Long Beach Medical Center) Adults are at higher ri...
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North Carolina Sites to Resume J&J Vaccines After CDC Review

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it's safe for North Carolina vaccine clinics that saw an increase in reports of adverse reactions to continue administering the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
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COVID: Countries worldwide hit new case, death toll records

By Michelle R. Smith | Associated Press Ambulances filled with breathless patients lined up in Brazil as nations around the world set new records Thursday for COVID-19 deaths and new coronavirus infections. The disease surged even in some countries that have kept the virus in check. In the United States, Detroit leaders began making a plan to knock on every door to persuade people to get vaccine shots. Brazil this week became just the third country, after the U.S. and Peru, to report a 24-hour t...
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LAUSD hit with another school reopening lawsuit

The Los Angeles Unified School District has been hit with another lawsuit over its school reopening plan, a week after another group of parents sued the district and local teachers union over similar issues. The latest lawsuit, filed Wednesday, April 7, in Los Angeles County Superior Court on behalf of parents in a grassroots group known as California Students United, seeks to compel the nation’s second-largest district to fully reopen schools — meaning full-time, in-person learning at all eleme...
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CDC: Restrictions needed to slow Michigan virus surge, specifically in indoor youth sports

The director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is urging Michigan -- and other states struggling with increased...
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Senior Living: Older adults begin to test freedom after coronavirus vaccinations

With a mix of relief and caution, older adults fully vaccinated against the coronavirus are moving out into the world and resuming activities put on hold during the pandemic. Many are making plans to see adult children and hug grandchildren they haven’t visited for months — or longer. Others are getting together with friends indoors, for the first time in a long time. People are scheduling medical appointments that had been delayed and putting trips to destinations near and far on calendars. Sim...
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If you’re pregnant, should you get a coronavirus vaccine? Experts weigh in

With the rush now on to vaccinate against the coronavirus, expectant mothers seeking guidance on the vaccine don’t always find a clear direction. Should they get it? Should they wait? How might it affect their baby? What are the risks? Even the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention notes the “currently limited data on the safety of COVID-19 vaccines in pregnant people.” But what is clear from experts is that if you’re pregnant, it’s better to receive the vaccine than to risk the consequence...
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Fully vaccinated people can resume travel at 'low risk,' CDC says

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said fully vaccinated people can safely travel at "low risk."
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