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Oregon Health Authority Update 4/26

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April 26, 2020 Oregon reports 58 new COVID-19 cases; 4 new deaths PORTLAND, Ore.— COVID-19 has claimed four more lives in Oregon, raising the state death toll to 91, the Oregon Health Authority reported as of 8 a.m. today. Oregon Health Authority also reported 58 new cases of COVID-19 as of 8 a.m. today, bringing the state total to 2,311. …

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OHSU Develops a 3D Ventilator - Good News!

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3D-Printed ventilators A team at OHSU (Oregon Health & Science University) has developed 3D printed ventilators. In response to the ongoing pandemic, trauma surgeon and OHSU professor Albert Chi, and his team at OHSU have shifted their focus from developing child prosthetics to designing and developing 3D printed ventilators. “It has no electronics, it is readily and easily printable, and …

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Food Pantry for Pets

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So. Humane debuting new food pantry MEDFORD, Ore. — The Southern Oregon Humane Society spent Saturday handing out free dog and cat food to pet owners. This is part of a new initiative that is aiming to keep pets with their families and provide a sense of security during the pandemic. “Food is going to be the biggest concern, and …

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Oregon Health Authority Update 76 New Cases 4/25

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April 25, 2020 Oregon reports 76 new COVID-19 cases, 1 new death PORTLAND, Ore.— COVID-19 has claimed one more life in Oregon, raising the state’s death toll to 87, the Oregon Health Authority reported at 8 a.m. today. Oregon Health Authority also reported 76 new cases of COVID-19 as of 8 a.m. today bringing the state total to 2,253. The …

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Masks for First Responders, Hospitals Coming to Oregon 4/25

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Millions of masks are coming to Oregon Next week Oregon will receive about 4 million KN95 masks. Posted: Apr 25, 2020 11:20 AM Posted By: AP SALEM, Ore. (AP) - Masks for medical workers have been in desperately short supply in Oregon. Now, the state is receiving millions more masks. An N95 mask disinfecting machine is also coming, and can …

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COVID Worse Than Feared

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The coronavirus crisis is way worse than feared Jim VandeHei, Mike Allen AXIOS 4/25/2020 Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios It's deflating,but it would be derelict to ignore: The hope of anything approximating normal in the coming months — and probably well beyond — is gone.  Why it matters: It's great and normal to cheer for a miracle cure or sudden coronavirus retreat. But …

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Continue to Pump Your Own Gas thru May 9 4/24

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Oregon’s self-service fueling option extended SALEM, Ore. – Oregonians are being encouraged to pump their own gas for a little while longer. Normally, drivers in Oregon are prohibited from filling their own tanks. But amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Oregon Fire Marshall made a temporary rule allowing gas stations in the state to move to self-service on a voluntary basis. …

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Oregon Health Authority Update 4/24

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April 24, 2020 Oregon reports 51 new COVID-19 cases; 3 new deaths; updated model indicates Stay Home, Save Lives is flattening the curve PORTLAND, Ore. — COVID-19 has claimed three more lives in Oregon, raising the state’s death toll to 86, the Oregon Health Authority reported at 8 a.m. today. Oregon Health Authority reported 51 new cases of COVID-19 as …

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John Hopkins Health Security Update 4/24

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Today's Headlines: April 24, 2020 New from the Bloomberg School of Public Health Inside Taiwan’s Response to COVID-19   Taiwan has emerged as a success story in the global battle against COVID-19, having had fewer than 500 cases and only six deaths among its roughly 23 million residents, despite its proximity to China. It has been credited with taking early …

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Oregon Health Authority Stats 4/24

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 Situation in Oregon COVID-19 data are provisional and subject to change with ongoing data reconciliation. Data current as of 4/23/2020, 8:00 a.m. Updated daily.Positive2,127Negative41,849Total persons tested43,976Total deaths83

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Opinion | The Infection That’s Silently Killing Coronavirus Patients - The New York Times

Source: Opinion | The Infection That’s Silently Killing Coronavirus Patients - The New York Times

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Americans are now officially at war with a sociopathic monster named Donald Trump

Source: Americans are now officially at war with a sociopathic monster named Donald Trump

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