How Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital is managing an uptick in COVID-19 patients

ABC13 Houston HOUSTON, Texas — Harris County has reported more than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases nearly every day for the past two weeks, and local hospitals are dealing with a rise in patient intake. SEE RELATED STORY: Texas…

U.S. COVID-19 Deaths Near 130,000; Florida And Texas Report Record Case Numbers : NPR

NPR.org People visit Jacksonville Beach on Saturday in Jacksonville Beach, Florida. Coronavirus cases are spiking in states including Florida, Texas and Arizona. Sam Greenwood/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Sam Greenwood/Getty Images People visit Jacksonville Beach on Saturday…

The U.S. Largely Wasted Time Bought by COVID-19 Lockdowns. Now What?

Jonathan Lambert, Science News click to enlarge From March to May, much of the United States pressed pause. In the face of a new, highly transmissible coronavirus, widespread lockdowns and social distancing were the only tools…

Harris Co. Judge Hidalgo among Texas leaders asking for COVID-19 lockdown

FOX 26 Houston article DALLAS – Leaders in two of Texas’ biggest cities are calling on the governor to empower local governments to order residents to stay home as the state’s continued surge in coronavirus cases tests hospital…

Leaders Of Major Texas Areas Asking For More Local Control During Coronavirus Surge – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

cbscruz DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Leaders in major areas of Texas are calling on the governor to empower local governments to order residents to stay home as the state’s continued surge in coronavirus cases tests hospital capacity. Austin Mayor…

Masks are now required in Texas. What if you can’t wear one because of a medical condition?

MSN Wearing masks, a practice that health experts say is one of the most effective ways to slow the spread of COVID-19, is now required across the state. But what if you’re unable to wear a mask because…

The latest news from the AP on the coronavirus pandemic

gqlshare By The Associated Press MEXICO CITY — Residents of the town of Sonoyta, across from Lukeville, Arizona, briefly blocked the main road leading south from the U.S. border over the weekend over fears of coronavirus outbreaks. Arizona…

Keeping COVID-19 outside of summer camps is a near impossible challenge

NBC News As summer camps across the country debated whether and how to operate during the coronavirus pandemic this spring, Kanakuk Kamps, a prominent network of Christian sports camps in Missouri, announced its five overnight camps would open…

BRAUN: Second COVID-19 wave? That’s up to you

Liz Braun Everything required to prevent a second wave of COVID-19 in Canada is in the hands of a single person: You. Human behaviour is the deciding factor in what happens next with coronavirus chaos. All the proof…

Trump predicts COVID-19 vaccine or therapeutic will be available ‘long before the end of the year’

Ariel Zilber President Trump on Saturday said it was ‘likely’ that either a vaccine or a therapeutic to treat patients infected with the coronavirus would be available ‘long before the end of the year.’ ‘I want to send…