Covid on the Border: Migrants Aren’t Tested on Arrival in U.S.

Covid on the Border: Migrants Aren’t Tested on Arrival in U.S. The Border Patrol says it has insufficient time and space to conduct coronavirus testing at crowded processing stations. Officials in border cities fear further spread of the virus.     By Frances Robles and Miriam Jordan Published April 28, […]

Boston Hospital Examined Why Latinos Are Especially Vulnerable To COVID

Boston Hospital Examined Why Latinos Are Especially Vulnerable To COVID April 22, 20215:04 AM ET Heard on Morning Edition   RACHEL MARTIN, HOST: In the early chaos of the pandemic, a top Boston hospital started to realize something – COVID-19 was having a much bigger effect on people of color, […]

Most Latinos plan to get or have got Covid vaccinations. Access is key, leaders say.

Most Latinos plan to get or have got Covid vaccinations. Access is key, leaders say. “Your ZIP code is a greater determinant of health than your genetic code,” a CUNY health expert said about access and Covid-19 health disparities. April 23, 2021, 12:30 PM PDT / Updated April 23, 2021, 12:57 PM PDT […]

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