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CVS Health Hiring 15,000 For Flu Season, Coronavirus Second WaveCVS Health said on Monday that it would hire 15,000 workers as the pharmacy chain readies for an anticipated increase in coronavirus and flu cases in the fall and winter months ahead.
Gov. Newsom Lays Out Timeline For COVID-19 Vaccine In CaliforniaGov. Gavin Newsom said Monday a coronavirus vaccine could be available in California as early as next month, but most people won’t be able to get it that fast.
A Very Different Halloween Will Be Upon Us Due To The PandemicHalloween, a holiday that brings Americans together over a shared love for candy and costumes, will look very different during the pandemic.
CDC Thanksgiving Guidelines: How To Stay COVID-Free Over The HolidayThanksgiving is right around the corner – and if public health agencies have their way – celebrations this year promise to be extremely different from past years, as the coronavirus surges in states across the country.
Pfizer To Start Testing Its Coronavirus Vaccine In Children As Young As 12Drugmaker Pfizer is planning to start testing its experimental coronavirus vaccine in children as young as 12, and parents have already expressed interest in enrolling their kids, the researcher leading the trial told CNN Tuesday.
California To Give Guidance For Halloween, Trick-Or-Treating Amid Covid-19 On TuesdayCalifornia leaders are expected to release guidance tomorrow on Halloween activities amid the coronavirus pandemic.
UC Davis Researcher Studying Whether Dogs Can Detect The Smell Of COVID-19A UC Davis alum is on a team of U.S. Army researchers trying to determine if dogs can smell the Coronavirus. Now, her research team has reached a new phase Of their work looking for COVID-19 “sweat” samples.
Research Finds More People Are Remembering To Wash Their HandsWhile more people are remembering to wash their hands amid the pandemic, some still need a reminder, according to new research published Thursday. 
Study: Women Do Better At Mask Wearing And Other Measures To Stop Spread Of Covid-19Wearing a mask, social distancing and washing hands regularly are the best ways we have to stop the spread of Covid-19. But when it comes to these crucial habits, it appears that women are more likely to be following these steps to a greater degree than men.
How To Support Your Teen’s Mental Health Through Covid-19With so many struggling, it's a vital time to offer support to teenagers in your life. Here's how to start, how to teach resilience and warning signs that might signal your teen needs extra help.
Study: Parents Are Less Aware When Their Kids Vape Than When They SmokeMillions of young people vape. How aware are their parents? Not very, says a new study.
So Far, California Sees No Link Between Schools Reopening And Spread Of CovidWith some schools in California resuming in-person classes, public health officials say they have not seen a link - so far - between the reopening of K-12 schools for in-person learning and increased coronavirus transmission.