Keeping You Up to Date on COVID-19 Coronavirus: Questions, Answers, Resources

UPDATE: July 8 CASES UPDATE ERIE & NIAGARA COUNTY: There are 7,544 total positive lab-confirmed COVID-19 cases in Erie County residents and 634 deaths. Niagara County has 1,317 cases to date and 93 deaths.  The Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) has updated its COVID-19 testing to include

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Virtual and Outdoor Events and Resources

Alzheimer’s Virtual Support: Alzheimer’s community resources: communityresourcefinder.org or call 1.800.272.3900; Alzheimer’s prerecorded courses:  training.alz.org Alzheimer’s Early Stage Social Engagement: Virtual Tour of the Albright Knox • Art Gallery tours • Virtual De-stress and Restore Chair Yoga • Virtual Music Jam Session, 716-626-0600 ext. 8997 or mgconcannon@alz.org.  Alzheimer Care Consultations: 24/7 at 1-800-272-3900 or

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Donate Plasma, Save Lives, and Get Paid!

If you had COVID-19 donating plasma can help even more! by Annette Pinder Stay-at-home orders weren’t even in place when Jason Russell became ill with COVID-19 in March. He isn’t quite sure how he got it, but his daughter had just started her nursing career at a

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Cardiac Symptoms: Don’t Wait!

Cardiac Symptoms? Getting Help Can be a Life or Death Decision! By Matt Chandler Heart attacks and strokes don’t care about COVID-19. They just keep on coming. Unfortunately, too many people delay seeking care for cardiac symptoms during COVID-19. That can be a real problem, says Vijay

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Vitamin C Infusion Therapy

Healthy Bodies: Healthy Immune Systems By Sherry Verostko-Slazak ANP-BC and Marlene Rogers FNP-BC Vitamin C is an essential vitamin, which means your body cannot produce it. It is found naturally in orange, strawberries, kiwi fruit, bell peppers, broccoli, kale, and spinach. However, since vitamin C is found

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ERIE COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH REMINDS RESIDENTS OF TRAVEL ADVISORY

Slow the spread of COVID-19 in New York State by preventing travel-based transmission of this disease! ERIE COUNTY, NY— Governors in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut announced a travel advisory on June 25, 2020, that requires all individuals traveling from states with significant community transmission of

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ECMC Opens New Trauma and Emergency Department

ECMC OPENS STATE–OF–THE–ART KEYBANK TRAUMA AND EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT $55 million facility replaces existing department opened in 1978 BUFFALO, NEW YORK—Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) Corporation today celebrated the opening of its new $55 million KeyBank Trauma and Emergency Department, which doubles the size of ECMC’s 40-year old

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