On January 2nd, NFL football player Damar Hamlin suffered a sudden cardiac arrest on the field after a tackle during the Bills-Bengals NFL game. If this had happened to one of our Irvine youth or adult recreational sports players, are we confident that the individual would have had the same life-savings emergency medical treatment that saved Hamlin’s life?Read More
Author: Phyllis Agran, MD, MPH
While fully vaccinated/boosted individuals are less likely to experience severe disease requiring hospitalization, Orange County is now considered a “high transmission area” with hundreds and hundreds of new cases and re-infections of COVID-19 being reported across the County every day.Read More
As a contributor to Irvine Community News & Views, I want to provide an update regarding the...Read More
January 20th marked the second anniversary of the first case of COVID-19 reported in the United States.
Since that time, more than 79 million cases have been reported throughout the nation and nearly one million of our fellow Americans have died from this horrible virus.