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2020
March
30,
2020
| 07:10 PM America/Los_Angeles
Whether it's worrying about the health of a loved one, feeling stressed about job security or being restless after weeks of being cooped up in the house, the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic is taking a toll on nearly everyone's mental health. "The...
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March
27,
2020
| 01:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Even in the best of times, hundreds of thousands of Angelenos struggle to pay rent, put dinner on the table and take care of their health needs. Now, with COVID-19 (coronavirus) spreading across the Los Angeles region, Cedars-Sinai is stepping up ass...
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March
23,
2020
| 08:43 PM America/Los_Angeles
Health officials are urging the public to wash their hands to avoid getting sick or spreading COVID-19 (coronavirus) to others. Though it seems so simple, many people don't know how to do it effectively. "It's so important to frequently wash yo...
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March
19,
2020
| 10:26 PM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai is fully prepared to take care of all its patients during the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, says Thomas M. Priselac, president and CEO. In a three-minute video address to the community and staff members, Priselac discusses Cedars-Sina...
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March
19,
2020
| 01:28 PM America/Los_Angeles
Although some people who come down with COVID-19 experience few or no symptoms, others may not be as resilient, especially if they have longstanding health issues. Cedars-Sinai experts say the following groups should take extra care in trying to a...
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March
10,
2020
| 02:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Videos and photos of people in public wearing surgical masks or bandanas over their nose and mouth are flooding social media and news reports. But are masks really effective in protecting the general public from COVID-19? No, said Michael Ben-A...
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March
09,
2020
| 12:01 PM America/Los_Angeles
By March 1, more than 9000 people in the U.S. may have already been infected by COVID-19 (coronavirus), far more than the number that had been publicly reported, according to a new Cedars-Sinai study. "This suggests that the opportunity window to ...
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March
04,
2020
| 03:01 PM America/Los_Angeles
With an onslaught of news and information on the global novel coronavirus pandemic, it can be challenging to know where to turn for reliable, up-to-the-minute information. To help the public better assess the news surrounding the virus, experts at Ce...
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February
20,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
This story has been updated as of Thursday March 12, 12:28 p.m. PT. Please bookmark this page and check back regularly for COVID-19 news you can use to protect yourself and your loved ones.  ...
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February
16,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
ABC News recently interviewed Jonathan Grein, MD, medical director of Cedars-Sinai Hospital Epidemiology, about the benefits, if any, of wearing a mask to prevent illnesses like coronavirus or the flu. The outbreak has caused people from across th...
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