Covid-19 (English)

COVID-19 Vaccine Q&A with Dr. Dali Fan, UC Davis Health

Governor Gavin Newsom is directing the California Department of Public Health to add the COVID-19 vaccine to other vaccinations required for in-person school attendance—such as measles, mumps, and rubella. Students will be required to be vaccinated for in person learning starting the term following FDA full approval of the vaccine for their grade span (7-12 and k-6). Here’s what you …

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Post-Pandemic Reunions: Quit smoking helps to stay safe and healthy

It has been a long year of social distancing, lockdowns, quarantines, and canceled events. However, as holidays approaching, there will be lots of chances to reconnect. The Mid-Autumn Festival is a traditional festival celebrated in Asia. The festival is held on the 15th day of the 8th month of the lunar calendar with full moon at night, a symbol of …

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King County working on vaccine verification requirements for some non-essential indoor business activities and other venues; would go into effect in October

King County Executive Dow Constantine announced today that Public Health – Seattle & King County is working to develop a vaccine verification policy for some non-essential indoor business activities and other venues. Several jurisdictions have already adopted some form of vaccine verification policy, including New York City, San Francisco and British Columbia in Canada, and by Clallam and Jefferson counties …

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How to Pay for College in 2021

COVID-19 has created a lot of uncertainty around the college experience, including whether or not parents will be able to pay for their children’s tuition and expenses amid the pandemic. Whether your family’s income has been impacted by the pandemic, or you just want to have more money to allocate to other life priorities, here are some recommendations from Northwestern …

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VAX GANDA, A DOSE OF LAUGHTER LIVE OCT. 15-16 AT PECHANGA RESORT CASINO

Laughter is the best medicine! That is why Pechanga Resort Casino welcomes the comeback of multi-faceted Filipino actor, comedian, TV host and stage performer Vice Ganda in the upcoming live performance dubbed as – ‘Vax Ganda, A Dose of Laughter’ on October 15 (9pm.) and 16 (6pm.). at the halls of the Pechanga Summit, in Temecula, California. Pechanga Resort Casino is …

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California Department of Public Health Teamed up with 626 Night Market to Promote COVID-19 Vaccines with Free On-site Vaccination and Gifts

SACRAMENTO – To encourage more people to get vaccinated, the California Department ofPublic Health (CDPH) has joined forces with the popular 626 Night Market to offer vaccinationsat two locations including Santa Anita Park in Arcadia and OC Fair and Event Center in CostaMesa. Anyone who gets vaccinated at the events will receive incentive gifts. In addition, wellknown social network personalities …

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As L.A. Lifts Restrictions, Core Continues To Amplify Critical Importance Of Covid-19 Vaccinations, Especially For Underserved Latino, Asian And African American Communities

LOS ANGELES — (June 16, 2021) – With COVID-19 restrictions lifted in Los Angeles County yesterday– CORE (Community Organized Relief Effort) urges that with the upcoming Independence Day holiday and summer vacations on the horizon, it’s more important than ever to get vaccinated to protect yourself and others before celebrating safely with friends, family and fellow Angelenos. As of today, …

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‘This is a do or die situation’ Hate Crime Survivors Join API Legislative Caucus, Stop AAPI Hate, 150 Community Organizations in Urging Governor Newsom to Approve $210 Million Budget Request

SACRAMENTO, CA — On Tuesday, the California Asian Pacific Islander (API) Legislative Caucus, Stop AAPI Hate, the Commission on Asian and Pacific Islander American Affairs, hate crime survivors, and supporters from 150 leading API and ally organizations took part in a press conference urging Governor Gavin Newsom to approve a $210 million Budget investment to ensure California adequately addresses the …

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U.S. Surgeon General and Medical Experts on COVID-19 Vaccine Progress: “We Can Do This”

Dr. Vivek Murthy, Dr. Adelaida Rosario, and Dr. Joyce Javier share messages about COVID-19 vaccine safety with the Filipino American community In support of the Biden-Harris Administration’s We Can Do This public education campaign to increase confidence in the COVID-19 vaccines and encourage vaccination, TDW+Co, in partnership with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, hosted a virtual press …

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COVID-19 Vaccine Availability Gives Hope for Asian American and Pacific Islander May Heritage Month

CDC continues to provide guidelines on safely gathering, traveling for fully vaccinated people May is Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month, a celebration of AAPI achievements and a time for the country to recognize our community’s contributions throughout U.S. history. This year, in the face of anti-Asian hate incidents and our community’s continued economic and social challenges, AAPI …

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