COVID-19 Cases Identified at St. Francis High School

The Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) has identified multiple COVID-19 cases among students and staff at St. Francis High School in Hamburg throughout the month of January. As of today, there are four staff members and 14 students with positive diagnostic COVID-19 tests during the past

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Roswell Park to Assess Immunotherapy in COVID Cancer Patients

Roswell Park to Assess Immunotherapy Combination in Cancer Patients With COVID-19 Combination of rintatolimod and interferon alfa first proposed by Dr. Pawel Kalinski as cancer treatment Rintatolimod and interferon alfa first combined in Roswell Park cancer studies New trial will be first to combine rintatolimod and interferon

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FDA Combats Fraudulent COVID-19 Medical Products

Beware: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Continues to Combat Fraudulent COVID-19 Medical Products Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is providing an update on the agency’s efforts to combat the extremely concerning actions by companies and individuals that are exploiting or taking advantage of widespread fear among

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How to Clean When Faced with a Shortage of Supplies

In light of concerns about COVID-19, health organizations have issued instructions on how to maintain personal safety and cleanliness, including the use of common household products to sanitize homes, offices, and public spaces. As a result, many are stocking up on extra essentials, resulting in grocery store

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$2.5 million now available for heart and brain focused scientific research of COVID-19

The American Heart Association issues an unprecedented rapid response call for cardiovascular/cerebrovascular research proposals to address the growing crisis of the COVID-19 pandemic As part of its global response to the growing COVID-19 pandemic, the American Heart Association, the world’s leading voluntary organization focused on heart and

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Coronavirus – Protecting our Community

 Niagara County Department of Health Remains Vigilant in Protecting the Community from Novel Coronavirus Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that cause illness. Common signs of infection include respiratory symptoms, fever, cough, shortness of breath and breathing difficulties. A novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) is a new strain that

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