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Biden Moves Up Vaccine Eligibility Deadline for All Adults to April 19
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California officials announced on Tuesday that they plan to lift all coronavirus restrictions on June 15, provided there are enough Covid-19 vaccines available for anyone age 16 or older and hospitalizations remain low and stable. 1Other states are already lifting restrictions, but Mr. Biden, in remarks at the White House, warned against throwing off the guardrails too soon. 1
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SF expands civilian response to mental health 911 calls - The San Francisco Examiner
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"If real connections are provided for people who would otherwise commit violent crimes, and they are connected to employment and services, this would be a great complement and piece of the work for our District 10 Public Safety Plan," Walton said, referring to his anti-violence work in the neighborhood. 1
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They, too, also issued breach notices...
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La Clinica's ongoing investigation has determined that unauthorized access to the affected systems occurred, and ended, on January 12, 2021.... [Information] may have included some of the following information: your full name, date of birth, phone number, home address, health insurance information, and certain health information such as dates of service, diagnosis, test results, and treatment information related to care received at La Clinica. 1
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Appointments may be hard to come by as vaccine eligibility expands - The San Francisco Examiner
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Appointments may be hard to come by as vaccine eligibility expands

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California opens up doses to people aged 50 or older beginning Thursday 1
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Leaders join Charles Michel's push for pandemic treaty
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Among the other leaders who agreed to sign the article were German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron, as well as South African President Cyril Ramaphosa, who has slammed wealthy countries for not doing enough to help developing countries obtain vaccines. 1
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Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the WHO director-general, signed the op-ed, signaling the organization's support. 1
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Get vaccinated, Whitty urges care home staff amid low uptake in south London
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"Certainly, when we are talking about medical or nursing staff, I have said before and I will say very unambiguously: I do consider people who are looking after other people who are very vulnerable do have a professional responsibility to get vaccinated and to do other things that help protect the people who they are looking after." 1
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More Women Than Men Are Getting COVID Vaccines
Mary Ann Steiner drove 2½ hours from her home in the St. Louis suburb of University City to the tiny Ozark town of Centerville, Missouri, to get vaccinated against covid-19.
Ontario may have to turn to 'last resort' of triage protocol if ICU number surpasses 900: official
TORONTO -- Ontario's healthcare system is now at a point at which it may not be able to handle much more than 200 or 300 additional COVID patients in intensive care without considering "other means" to create capacity such as not offering the oldest and sickest patients all care available, a top official at Ontario Health is warning.
Coronavirus metrics in Illinois continue to move in wrong direction, stressing hospital ICU capacity in some regions
The third wave of COVID-19 in Illinois is putting pressure on the health care system in some parts of the state, while the statewide positivity rate continues to trend upward.
Alaska woman caught COVID-19, got vaccinated, then became infected again
An Alaska woman says she tested positive for COVID-19 after she was fully vaccinated - and after she had already contracted the virus before she got the jab.