The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released updated coronavirus testing guidelines Friday, reversing course on whether people should be tested after coming into contact with people who have COVID-19.
Interviews with South Florida experts and officials on the COVID-19 situation
Monoclonal Antibodies as Treatment for Covid-19
Guest: David Starnes, Chief Nursing Officer at Memorial Hospital Pembroke
Starnes discusses the success of monoclonal antibodies as a treatment for newly diagnosed cases of Covid-19.
Guest: Dr. Cheryl Holder, Associate Professor, Interim Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, Inclusivity and Community Initiatives, FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine Dr. Holder explains the process of vaccine research and how medical scientists were able to create vaccines for Covid-19 about 3x faster than the norm. https://medicine.fiu.edu/about/faculty-and-staff/people/clholder.html
Coping with Loneliness, Isolation and Fear
Rodney Baltimore speaks with psychiatrist Siramene Abraham, M.D.; discussing the importance of connecting with others, maintaining a routine and relying on faith during a crisis such as COVID-19.