Healthcare

COVID-19
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WILK NEWSROOM
May 22, 2020 - 4:36 pm
Harrisburg, PA – Furthering his plan for reopening Pennsylvania, Governor Tom Wolf today announced eight additional counties will move to yellow and 17 to green, effective at 12:01 a.m., May 29. All remaining counties in red are expected to move to yellow by June 5 at 12:01 a.m.
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Many Johnny Lucases and many mini Johnny Lucases
Jason Barsky
May 21, 2020 - 5:56 pm
For weeks now, Johnny Lucas has wanted me to play a song by his beloved group the Celtic Woman. I kept pushing it off. I guess I was a bit selfish. I also guess Johnny got sick of waiting!
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Frank Andrews Show
Frank Andrews
May 21, 2020 - 5:17 pm
Update: Read the Official Court Documents. Click Here Attorney Marc Scaringi joined the Frank Andrews Show to discuss the latest setback in his attempts to get an injunction against Governor Wolf's pandemic orders.
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The Jason Barsky Show
Jason Barsky
May 21, 2020 - 5:00 pm
This morning, Charlotte from Hazleton called into my show with a question. One question led to another, which led us into a full on conversation about Charlotte's life during this pandemic, and her life in general as an elderly woman, living alone, in NEPA.
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This combo of photos shows the logo for Google, top and Apple, bottom. Apple and Google on Wednesday, May 20, 2020, released long-awaited smartphone technology to automatically notify people if they might have been exposed to the coronavirus. (AP Photo/File)
AP Newsroom
May 20, 2020 - 1:58 pm
Apple and Google on Wednesday released long-awaited smartphone technology to automatically notify people if they might have been exposed to the coronavirus. The companies said 22 countries and several U.S. states are already planning to build voluntary phone apps using their software. It relies on...
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COVID-19
WILK NEWSROOM
May 18, 2020 - 1:22 pm
May 18th, 2020: The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed 822 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 63,056.
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FILE - In this March 16, 2020, file photo, Neal Browning receives a shot in the first-stage safety study clinical trial of a potential vaccine for COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, at the Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute in Seattle. The vaccine by Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Moderna Inc., generated antibodies similar to those seen in people who have recovered from COVID-19 in a study of volunteers who were given either a low or medium dose. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)
AP Newsroom
May 18, 2020 - 11:35 am
An experimental vaccine against the coronavirus showed encouraging results in very early testing, triggering hoped-for immune responses in eight healthy, middle-aged volunteers, its maker announced Monday. Study volunteers given either a low or medium dose of the vaccine by Cambridge, Massachusetts...
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Dermatologist Dr. Seemal Desai poses for a photo in an examination room in his office in Plano, Texas, Thursday, May 7, 2020. Desai uses the privacy of an examination room and a tablet computer to virtually visit with some of his patients. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
AP Newsroom
May 18, 2020 - 9:45 am
The global coronavirus pandemic has created a huge need for health care in the U.S., but it also is delivering a devastating financial blow to that sector. COVID-19 worries have kept patients away from doctors' offices and forced the postponement and cancellation of non-urgent surgeries. The...
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