Paterson School District will bring back its mask mandate in the new year amid rising COVID, RSV, flu cases

Paterson School District will bring back its mask mandate in the new year amid rising COVID, RSV, flu cases

PATERSON, New Jersey (WABC) — New Jersey’s fourth largest school district is bringing back an old mandate in the new year. Starting January 3, Paterson School District will be requiring everyone who enters into a school building to wear a face mask. The mandate will be reinstated as students and staff return from their winter … Read more

New CDC warning l GMA – ABC News

New CDC warning l GMA – ABC News

New CDC warning l GMA  ABC News CDC Monitoring Reported Increase In Strep A Cases In Children  HuffPost CDC issues new alert for rare, dangerous invasive Strep A in children  ABC11 Severe Strep A Is Rising in U.S. After 24 Child Deaths in UK  Gizmodo CDC issues alert for Strep A as other virus cases soar  ABC7 News Bay Area … Read more

Health Department urges New Yorkers to get annual flu vaccine due to increase in cases

Health Department urges New Yorkers to get annual flu vaccine due to increase in cases

NEW YORK (WABC) — The Health Department is urging New Yorkers to get an annual flu vaccine due to an increase in cases. Influenza cases are up 19 percent for the week of December 10th over the previous week. Hospitalizations are up six percent. New York State public health is using the current increase in … Read more

Mask Mandate Reinstated at SUNY Purchase – NBC New York

Mask Mandate Reinstated at SUNY Purchase – NBC New York

One of the State University of New York’s top liberal arts colleges announced Tuesday it was reinstating its indoor mask mandate for thousands, citing high COVID-19 transmission levels that have prompted a flurry of renewed advisories across much of America in recent weeks. SUNY Purchase said it believed it was the lone Westchester County college … Read more

COVID, RSV, and Flu "Tridemic" Hits NYC, Elon Musk Attacks Fauci in Tweet | The Tonight Show – The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

COVID, RSV, and Flu "Tridemic" Hits NYC, Elon Musk Attacks Fauci in Tweet | The Tonight Show – The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

COVID, RSV, and Flu “Tridemic” Hits NYC, Elon Musk Attacks Fauci in Tweet | The Tonight Show  The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Twitter users push to boycott Tesla after Elon Musk tweets his pronouns are ‘Prosecute/Fauci’  Fox News White House denounces Elon Musk’s ‘disgusting’ Anthony Fauci attacks  Yahoo News Opinion | Musk’s ugly attack on Fauci shows … Read more

CDC urges masking return as tripledemic surges

CDC urges masking return as tripledemic surges

Story at a glance The CDC is asking the public to wear face masks indoors. A number of major cities are now mulling a return to masking measures. (NewsNation) — Concerns are growing nationwide for rapidly increasing cases of what health officials have deemed a tripledemic: the flu, RSV and COVID-19, and the Centers for … Read more

Canada’s health care facing ‘national crisis’ that can’t be solved by provinces: Singh – National

Canada’s health care facing ‘national crisis’ that can’t be solved by provinces: Singh – National

Canadian health care is facing a “national crisis” that requires federal action to solve, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh says. “The Red Cross being called into children’s hospitals in Ottawa, trailers being set up because of the overflow in children’s hospitals in Alberta, children dying because of the flu in B.C. It is clear that this … Read more

Pediatric care in Ontario is in crisis. How did we get here?

Pediatric care in Ontario is in crisis. How did we get here?

We’ve seen sick children in need of intensive care shipped hundreds of kilometres across southern Ontario so they could get it. Adult ICUs opened their doors to teenagers to free up space for younger children at overflowing pediatric hospitals. Surgeries for kids have been cancelled, except in the most serious and time-sensitive cases. And then … Read more