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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: From The Front-Lines Of The War On Coronavirus

Doctor Nivedita Lakhera

Dr. Nivedita Lakhera discusses the real time conditions in the hospital fighting Coronavirus and several future policy proposals. By George Christopher Thomas, Staff Journalist SAN JOSE, CA — As America is locked in an ongoing war with Covid-19, and the global pandemic changes the way of daily life for people all over the world, we look to […]

April 8th, 2020 | Posted in Family and food,Featured/Main article,Health & Lifestyle,Van Nuys News | Read More »

CA State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts (Updated To April 5th, 2020)

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SACRAMENTO, CA — The California Department of Public Health today announced the most recent statistics on COVID-19. California now has 14,336 confirmed cases and 343 deaths. As of April 5, local health departments have reported 212 confirmed positive cases in health care workers. For more information on COVID-19 and California’s response visit the California Department of […]

April 7th, 2020 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Health & Lifestyle,Van Nuys News | Read More »

World Health Organization (WHO) & Partners Call For Urgent Investment In Nurses

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GENEVA, SWITZERLAND — The Covid-19 pandemic underscores the urgent need to strengthen the global health workforce. A new report, The State of the World’s Nursing 2020, provides an in-depth look at the largest component of the health workforce. Findings identify important gaps in the nursing workforce and priority areas for investment in nursing education, jobs, and leadership […]

April 7th, 2020 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Health & Lifestyle,Van Nuys News | Read More »

Los Angeles County Announces Two New Deaths Related To 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) & 59 New Cases Of Confirmed COVID-19 In Los Angeles County

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LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) has confirmed two additional deaths and 59 new cases of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). The individuals who died were both older than 65 with underlying health conditions; one person lived in Miracle Mile and the other individual resided in Del Rey. Because […]

March 22nd, 2020 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Health & Lifestyle,Van Nuys News | Read More »

COVID-19 Emergency Orders Announced By Mayor of Los Angeles Eric Garcetti

Mayor of LA

LOS ANGELES, CA — Mayor Eric Garcetti today issued a “Safer at Home” emergency order, calling on residents of the City of Los Angeles to stay in their residences and limit all activities outside of their homes beyond what is absolutely necessary for essential tasks. “We are all safer at home. Staying in our residences, […]

March 19th, 2020 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Politics Government,Van Nuys News | Read More »

What Exactly Is Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

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Coronaviruses (CoV) are a large family of viruses that cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS-CoV). Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is a new strain that was discovered in 2019 and has not been previously identified in humans. Coronaviruses are zoonotic, meaning […]

March 18th, 2020 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Health & Lifestyle,Late Breaking News | Read More »

50 New Cases of Confirmed COVID-19 in Los Angeles County

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LOS ANGELES, CA — The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) has confirmed 50 new cases of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) to date. The public should not think one location is safer than the other. Additional case information: One case had close contact with a confirmed case. 49 of these cases are […]

March 18th, 2020 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Health & Lifestyle,Van Nuys News | Read More »

State Health & Emergency Officials Release Guidance to Prevent the Transmission of COVID-19 in Food and Beverage Venues

Sacramento, CA

Guidance outlines steps restaurants, bars, wineries, food trucks, grocery stores, and farmers’ markets should take to protect against the spread of COVID-19. All guidance is consolidated in one place on the California Department of Public Health website. SACRAMENTO, CA — Late yesterday, California officials issued guidance regarding retail food, beverage and other service venues. These venues […]

March 17th, 2020 | Posted in Business,Featured/Main article,Health & Lifestyle,Van Nuys News | Read More »

25 New Cases of Confirmed COVID-19 in Los Angeles County

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LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) has confirmed 25 new cases of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). Because testing limitations still exist the best approach is to practice social distancing at every opportunity, assuming that many people can be infected. Additional case information: • Five cases have an unidentified […]

March 17th, 2020 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Health & Lifestyle,Van Nuys News | Read More »

L.A. County Public Health Issues Order to Prohibit Group Events and Gatherings, Require Social Distancing Measures and the Closure of Certain Businesses

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LOS ANGELES – Late yesterday, the Los Angeles County Health Officer (Health Officer) issued an order to prohibit all indoor and outdoor, public and private events and gatherings within a confined space, where 50 or more members of the public are expected to attend at the same time, to require social distancing measures and temporary […]

March 17th, 2020 | Posted in Featured/Main article,Health & Lifestyle,Van Nuys News | Read More »

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