State of Florida and COVID-19

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9/6/2021 School board meetings are ‚Äòout of control‚Äô ‚Äî but that's the way it's always been with culture war battles - Raw Story - Celebrating 17 Years of Independent Journalism Alex Henderson, AlterNet September 06, 2021One of the ways to gauge the severity of a COVID-19 surge in a particular state or city is how busy funeral homes become ‚Ai and in Florida, according to CBS News , employees of funeral homes are absolutely swamped.In July, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that one in five new COVID-19 cases in the United States was occurring ...
9/3/2021 Gov. Ron DeSantis Files an Appeal to Judge's Reversal to Ban Mask Mandates in Schools Gov. Ron DeSantis Files an Appeal to Judge‚Aos Reversal to Ban Mask Mandates in Schoolsgovernor‚Aos order allowed parents to decide if they want their kids to wear masksABOVE VIDEO: Gov. Ron DeSantis give COVID-19 updates in Viera on Wednesday.FOX NEWS ) ‚Ai Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Thursday appealed a judge‚Aos ruling that said he had exceeded his authority in banning coronavirus mask mandates ...
9/3/2021 Hope in the Face of Mandates: MUST SEE interview re: Obtaining EXEMPTIONS + Fight the PCR Testing FRAUD! Wordpress.com ... Are Nexthttps://vaccineimpact.com/2021/covid-shots-are-killing-and-crippling-teens-in-record-numbers-young-children-are-next/EXCERPT:COVID-19 ‚Auvaccines‚Au are killing and destroying the lives of many teens. This is ... to lie to the American people on a daily basis.Florida to Start Issuing $5,000 Fine for Requiring Proof of Coronavirus Vaccinehttps://www.breitbart.com/politics/2021/09/02/florida-to-start-issuing-5000-fine-for-requiring-proof ...
9/3/2021 US plan for COVID booster shots faces complications, some may miss Sept. 20 - Orlando Sentinel ... Florida home slated for demolition Orlando‚Aos water worries from COVID-caused shortage of liquid oxygen grow more dire Police killing of Orlando veteran reveals gaps, challenges in responding to mental health crises Over 40,000 COVID-19 patients in Florida have had monoclonal antibody treatments. Is it working? Florida to start enforcing $5,000 fine for seeking proof of COVID vaccine DeSantis appeals school mask ruling, but parents strike back Here ...
9/2/2021 Fla. To Fine Businesses $5K If They Ask A Customer For Proof Of COVID-19 Vaccination Starting this month the state of Florida will fine businesses that require proof of COVID-19 vaccination from customers. The new rule filed by the Florida Department of Health imposes $5,000 fines for each violation. The business, government entity or educational institution will get a notice of violation and will have the right to a hearing before any final action is taken. The rule takes effect on September 16 and ...
8/31/2021 COVID News: Florida doctors beg people to get vaccinated as hospitals fill ... Florida that consists of four acute care hospitals and two specialty hospitals, are begging residents to get vaccinated as hospital beds remain unavailable.Patients are currently waiting for beds in hallways and closets, doctors announced at a news conference Monday.Lee Memorial Hospital in Fort Myers, Florida, admitted 92 COVID-19 patients on Sunday alone, and eight to 12 patients in the health system are dying every day, Dr. Larry Antonucci, CEO ...
8/31/2021 Will FDA approved get shots in arms?: Letters ‚Äì Press Telegram ... Florida‚Aos governor was in chargeWhy the hysteria over getting every single person in the U.S. vaccinated against the dreaded COVID-19 virus? Has the media forgotten that over 97% of the people who have gotten this virus survived?That gives them natural immunity, thereby making a jab of gene therapy unnecessary.What happened to risk vs. benefit? I think that Gov. Rick DeSantis of Florida is on the ...
8/31/2021 COVID-19 update from Orange County: key takeaways from August 30 news conference Here are the key takeaways from Orange County‚Aos Monday, August 30, news conference on COVID-19. The next briefing will be held on Thursday, September 9. There will be no conference on Thursday, September 2, or Monday, September 6, due to the Labor Day holiday and Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings‚Ao schedule. COVID-19 by the numbers As of Sunday, August 29, the Florida Department of Health ...
8/31/2021 FLORIDA: Body Bags And Morgue Trucks, Another 280 COVID Deaths Monday Steady Drum Beat Of Death From COVID-19 In Florida. 1,937 Over Seven Days. 116 Children Admitted To Florida Hospitals On Monday For COVID-19 BY: COVID DESK BocaNewsNow.com BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Copyright ¬© 2021 MetroDesk Media, LLC) ‚Ai The United States Department of Health and Human Services reports that 280 people died in Florida hospitals from COVID-19 on Monday. The number is not cumulative over several days or ...
8/30/2021 Missouri nursing home workers lag far behind in vaccinations | Coronavirus | kctv5.com ... them have received the shots.By that metric, Missouri‚Aos 48% ranks third-lowest in the nation, trailed only by Florida and Louisiana, both at 47%. Hawaii leads the states, at 89%.But at the ... said it would require nursing home staff be vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition for those facilities to continue receiving Medicare and Medicaid payments ‚Ai revenue nearly all skilled nursing facilities depend on. But ...
8/28/2021 Castor Wants New DeSantis ‚ÄòEmergency Order‚Äô for Hospital Staffing With a surge in COVID-19 cases across the Sunshine State, the Florida Hospital Association reports that facilities are facing a critical staffing shortage. In turn, Florida lawmakers are turning to Florida Governor Ron DeSantis (R) for assistance. Florida Rep. Kathy Castor (D) signaled the help that hospitals require at this moment, commenting that an ‚Auemergency order‚Au is necessary. ‚AuI‚Aom asking the governor to issue an emergency order ...
8/26/2021 Regeneron says half its COVID-19 treatment doses are being sent to 4 low-vaccination states Regeneron says half its COVID-19 treatment doses are being sent to 4 low-vaccination states August 26, 2021 by Shawn Utley (adsbygoogle=window.adsbygoogle []).push(()) Regeneron infusion center in Florida Chandan Khanna/AFP/Getty Images window.googletag=window.googletag (cmd:[]);googletag.cmd.push(function()(googletag.defineSlot('/21952429235,22496846949/TTSWMLEADER336X280',[336,280],'gpt-passback2').addService(googletag.pubads());googletag.pubads().set('page_url','wmleader.com');googletag.enableServices();googletag.display('gpt-passback2'))) Health officials agree that if you are newly infected with COVID ...
8/26/2021 Masks ordered for most Florida students, defying DeSantis - Las Vegas Sun Newspaper Joe Cavaretta / South Florida Sun-Sentinel via APBroward County Schools Interim Superintendent Vickie Cartwright greets students Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2021 in at North Lauderdale Elementary School. More than 261,000 Broward County Public Schools (BCPS ... surge in students across the Orlando area testing positive for COVID-19 has disrupted classes. Through Tuesday, the district reported 1,968 positive cases among students since school began, with 1,491 people under active quarantine, according ...
8/26/2021 Child abuse charge reduced against anti-mask protester at school - Orlando Sentinel ... Florida kids hospitalized with COVID; MIS, pneumonia concern doctors Chair of dark-money group in Florida‚Aos ‚Aoghost‚Ao candidate scandal has ties to other secretive groups Florida‚Aos COVID-19 resurgence: 26,203 new cases, highest daily total of pandemic Seminole board member thanks Orange schools for mask rule Letters Forget feeding needy kids. Florida is busy fighting over masks and transgender sports Commentary Sabatini‚Aos AR-15 raffle becomes ...
8/26/2021 Getting pregnant people vaccinated is one of the nation's biggest health challenges Under any other circumstances, Ashley Henriques would have gotten a COVID-19 vaccine right away. ‚AuI got the HPV vaccine when it first came out. I‚Aom somebody who would take a vaccine no problem,‚Au she said. The complication: Henriques, 33, was newly pregnant when the coronavirus vaccines first became available in Florida, where she lives. Her obstetrician advised her to wait until her second trimester. And then everywhere ...
8/26/2021 In Florida, the pandemic is worse now than it has ever been before. More people in Florida are catching the coronavirus, being hospitalized and dying of Covid-19 now than at any previous point in the pandemic, underscoring the perils of limiting public health measures as the Delta variant rips through the state. This week, 227 virus deaths were being reported each day in Florida, on average, as of Tuesday, a record for the state and by far the most in the United ...
8/26/2021 Monoclonal antibody treatment for COVID-19 Monoclonal antibody treatment for COVID-19 Ashley Thomas of the Hernando County Health Department contributed to this article The Hernando County Health Department announced this week that monoclonal antibody (MAB) treatments are now available. Monoclonal ... for this treatment, please visit h ttp://www.patientportalfl.com/ Additional information: Florida Health: https://floridahealthcovid19.gov/monoclonal-antibody-therapy/ Pasco County Information: http://pasco.floridahealth.gov/programs-and-services/infectious-disease-services/COVID-19/monoclonal-antibody-therapy-treatments.html ...
8/26/2021 Poll: Florida Republicans Want DeSantis to Seek Presidency By Theodore Bunker Wednesday, 25 August 2021 05:43 PM Most Republicans in Florida support the idea of Gov. Ron DeSantis running to be the party‚Aos nominee for president in 2024, according to a new ... DeSantis weathers withering criticism from critics on his handling of COVID-19,‚Au Malloy notes. ‚AuHis numbers have actually improved from a year ago. But he's still not as popular as he was before the ...
8/26/2021 A divided Florida awaits ruling on school masks as trial nears a close The third day of Florida‚Aos heated court battle over school mask mandates ended Wednesday with no ruling, leaving observers across the state waiting to see how to proceed next.Leon County Judge John C ... as the state continues to deal with a wave of COVID-19 cases. Other school districts, such as Pinellas County, have kept masks voluntary or allowed parents to opt out of the requirement.Districts that ...
8/26/2021 This Florida Monoclonal Antibody Clinic Is Maxed Out Gerald Pierone, MD, gets regular phone calls from COVID-19 patients and their family members, asking for a spot at his monoclonal antibody clinic in Vero Beach, Florida. But as infections continue to surge throughout the state, the clinic is often full. ‚AuWe are just being inundated with COVID patients now because of this Delta surge,‚Au Pierone, an internist and infectious disease specialist, told MedPage Today. ‚AuThese people are ...
8/26/2021 The Boys' Jensen Ackles Determined to be the Sexiest Man Alive and Jensen Ackles Teases ‚ÄòFun‚Äô Part of ‚ÄòSupernatural‚Äô Prequel After Making Amends With Jared Padalecki ... COVID-19 screenings at North Florida Regional Medical Center. Polis: Despite rising cases and hospitalizations, adult and pediatric hospital capacity remain strong. Gov. Hochul leaves out environment and marijuana from first speech, leaders say she‚Aos committed. Sony Michel trade: Rams GM reveals plan for former first-round pick, and what inspired L.A to acquire him. Due To COVID-19 Surge, Escambia School District Suspends Field Trips, Some Activities And ...
8/26/2021 Closing Arguments Set In Florida School Mask Fight Closing Arguments Set In Florida School Mask Fight TALLAHASSEE --- A hearing in a high-profile lawsuit challenging Gov. Ron DeSantis‚Ao executive order aimed at preventing local school boards from imposing student mask mandates is ... that their children are too young to be vaccinated against COVID-19, and masks are their only line of defense against transmission of the disease. On Wednesday, attorneys representing DeSantis called on parents who oppose ...
8/26/2021 County commission votes to extend mask mandate another 7 days and provide vaccine incentives for employees and public ... COVID-19 vaccinations. Mask mandate Don't Miss a Post! After hearing an update on local data from Paul Myers, Alachua County Administrator for the Florida Department of Health, Board Chair Ken Cornell said he had spoken with Dr. Michael Lauzardo from the University of Florida about whether children under the age of 6 should wear masks (the County‚Aos existing Emergency Order required children over the age of 2 to ...
8/26/2021 Central Florida sheriffs join Grady Judd in vaccine message DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Following a passionate plea on vaccines from Polk County Sheriff Grady, two Central Florida sheriffs are sending the same message. "Listen to the doctors. Don‚Aot listen to the politicians. Get your ... vaccine' Citing the Officer Down Memorial Page, he said COVID-19 killed 240 law enforcement officers in 2020. "That‚Aos more than all other line-of-duty deaths combined," he said. Though both strongly ...
8/26/2021 Florida woman survives COVID-19, discovers husband had died at home POLK COUNTY, Fla. ( WFLA ) ‚Ai A Florida woman thought her COVID-19 troubles were coming to an end when she went home from the hospital. Instead, it was the start of her grief.‚AuIt‚Aos just been a nightmare. Just a nightmare,‚Au said Lisa Steadman, 58.Courtesy ‚Ai Lisa Steadman The nightmare began when her husband, Ron, 55, tested positive for COVID-19.‚AuThey sent him home with medicine ...