Does new school year mean measles or flu outbreaks? Doctors worry as kids miss scheduled vaccinations

Does new school year mean measles or flu outbreaks? Doctors worry as kids miss scheduled vaccinations

Adrianna Rodriguez, USA TODAY Published 7:04 p.m. ET Aug. 12, 2020 | Updated 8:54 p.m. ET Aug. 12, 2020CLOSE Approving a vaccine in the U.S. usually takes years, but COVID-19 vaccines are moving through in record time. What does that mean? USA TODAYA recent survey serves as a small snapshot of a national problem that…

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Assisted living facility in Great Falls confirms COVID cases

Assisted living facility in Great Falls confirms COVID cases

GREAT FALLS β€” The Goldstone Assisted Living facility at 5200 9th Avenue South in Great Falls said today that it was recently notified of “multiple” positive COVID-19 cases among its residents and staff. The news release did not indicate how many cases have been confirmed.On August 4th, the City-County Health Department said it had identified…

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Coronavirus: Vaping teens and young adults up to seven times more likely to contract COVID-19, study finds

Coronavirus: Vaping teens and young adults up to seven times more likely to contract COVID-19, study finds

Teenagers and young adults who vape may be up to seven times more likely to catch coronavirus, a study has found.Researchers, who surveyed 4,351 Americans aged 13-24 years in May, found those who had used both e-cigarettes and cigarettes were seven times more likely to be diagnosed with COVID-19. Those who had used both cigarettes…

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A list of active COVID-19 outbreaks at Colorado restaurants, camps, stores and more

A list of active COVID-19 outbreaks at Colorado restaurants, camps, stores and more

The CDPHE releases new outbreak data for COVID-19 in Colorado every Wednesday. Here’s the latest from August 12’s report. DENVER β€” COVID-19 outbreaks have been reported at everywhere from restaurants to childcare centers to even a Mercedes dealership, according to the latest data from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE). The CDPHE…

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Almost every inmate in one Bonneville County Jail pod tests positive for COVID-19

Almost every inmate in one Bonneville County Jail pod tests positive for COVID-19

Bonneville County Sheriff Paul Wilde announces COVID19 cases at the Bonneville County Jail. | Eric Grossarth, EastIdahoNews.com IDAHO FALLS β€” Almost every inmate in a single pod at the Bonneville County Jail tested positive for COVID-19. Bonneville County Sheriff Paul J. Wilde made the announcement Wednesday at a news conference. Wilde says last week, an…

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