California COVID Deaths Top 30,000 After Deadliest Weekend On RecordCalifornia has hit another grim coronavirus milestone. Data from John Hopkins University on Monday showed the nation’s most populous state has recorded more than 30,000 deaths since the pandemic started nearly a year ago.
State Desperate For More Medical Workers As California Health Corps Volunteers DwindleCalifornia desperately needs more medical workers at facilities swamped by coronavirus patients, but almost no help is coming from a volunteer program that Gov. Gavin Newsom created at the start of the pandemic. An army of 95,000 initially raised their hands, and just 14 are now working in the field.
California Reports Nearly 700 COVID Deaths Friday – Another Daily RecordCalifornia health authorities reported Saturday another record one-day total of 695 coronavirus deaths as many hospitals strain under unprecedented caseloads.
Two-Day COVID Death Count Hits Record In CaliforniaCalifornia on Thursday reported a record two-day total of 1,042 coronavirus deaths as many hospitals strain under unprecedented caseloads.
Study: Loss Of Smell Occurs In 86% Of Mild COVID-19 CasesSome 86% of people with mild cases of Covid-19 lose their sense of smell and taste but recover it within six months, according to a new study of over 2,500 patients from 18 European hospitals.
Stay-At-Home Order Remains In Effect for Greater Sacramento RegionThe holidays may be over, but the effects of them may be felt for weeks to come. COVID-19 cases continue to surge and ICU beds dwindle in the greater Sacramento region.
Study: More Teens Driving While High On MarijuanaA recent study is taking a closer look at teens and marijuana use.
'We Will Be There By The Early Fall': Fauci Talks Return To Normalcy With Gov. NewsomIn a virtual conversation with California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday, Dr. Anthony Fauci said the general public could potentially begin receiving COVID-19 vaccinations by April and estimated life could begin returning to normal in the early fall of 2021.
California Sues 5 Seafood Companies Over Alleged Lead, Cadmium In FishCalifornia Attorney General Xavier Becerra sued five seafood companies on Tuesday, alleging they have sold fish that contains lead and cadmium in the state without legally required warnings.
Doctors Predict Another Onslaught Of COVID-19 Patients After Mass Holiday TravelMore people traveled through US airports Sunday than any other day this pandemic, setting the stage for waves of new infections across the country.
'That's A Great Idea': Sac State Poised To Be Potential Site For Vaccine DistributionWith the right freezers to store a COVID-19 vaccine at the required sub-zero temperatures and nursing students trained to administer vaccines, Sacramento State University could be one of the first spots where you can get a COVID-19 vaccine.
Yolo County Receives Pfizer COVID VaccineThe Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine continues to be delivered to Northern California medical facilities.
Trump Administration Cuts Healthcare Funds To California Over AbortionsThe Trump administration said Wednesday it was cutting $200 million in federal healthcare funding to California because the state requires insurance providers to cover abortions.
California Inmates Some Of The First To Get COVID Vaccine This WinterSome states also have taken steps to reduce COVID-19 risks behind bars by releasing nonviolent offenders early.
ER Nurse First To Be Given COVID Vaccine In SacramentoThe first person to be vaccinated against COVID-19 in Sacramento was Eva Teniola, an emergency room nurse.