What it’s Like to Have and Survive COVID-19

By Annette Pinder The Community Health Center of Buffalo, Inc., in collaboration with the Buffalo Documentary Project, produced and made two videos entitled Coronavirus (COVID-19) Employee Focus Group: Sharing Our Stories of Treatment and Recovery.  “We wanted to share the experiences our staff and providers had with

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Vaccines, Variants, and More

By Judith Fales A new coronavirus variant, B.1.526, that could be more transmissible and intractable than the traditional strain that has been spreading in New York City, was recently found in Western New York. The variant shares similarities with the one first discovered in South Africa (B.1.3.51).

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Q&A on the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine

With Mona Chitre, PharmD, Chief Pharmacy Officer at Univera Healthcare Mona, the Johnson & Johnson (J&J) vaccine is the third COVID-19 vaccine being distributed in the U.S. Is it safe? Why do we need a third vaccine option? All vaccines have the same goal — to protect

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UB Launches Website to Find Appointments for COVID-19 Vaccines

Vaccinehound.org is a one-stop shop that lists appointment openings throughout the region. The University at Buffalo has launched a new website to help people easily find available COVID-19 vaccination appointments across Western New York. WNY Vaccine Hound is a critical community resource that serves as a one-stop

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Positive COVID-19 Patients Needed!

You Could Help Identify an effective COVID-19 Treatment Patients with mild or moderate symptoms are needed for NIH-funded study at UB  The focus is on drugs, including monoclonal antibody medications, that received emergency use authorizations early in the pandemic   Vaccinations may be front page news these

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Questions, Answers, Resources – COVID-19

UPDATE: March 30, 2021 CASES UPDATE ERIE & NIAGARA COUNTY: Erie County has 75,876 cases to date with 1,666 deaths. Niagara County has 16,734 cases to date and 309 deaths. NEW VACCINE FINDER:  https://www.vaccinehound.org FIND A VACCINE! TRICKS AND TIPS VACCINE HELP!  https://youtu.be/H66BiAA_Mhk NEW UPDATED GUIDELINES FOR FULLY VACCINATED PEOPLE:

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Stories of COVID Treatment and Recovery

Community Health Center of Buffalo, Inc. (CHCB) Shares Frontline COVID Stores and Personal Experiences The Community Health Center of Buffalo, Inc., in collaboration with the Buffalo Documentary Project, produced and made two videos entitled “Coronavirus (COVID-19) Employee Focus Group: Sharing Our Stories of Treatment and Recovery.” The videos

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The Financial Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on People with Disabilities

The Financial Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on People with Disabilities By Olusegun Akinfenwa    The COVID-19 pandemic has thrown the world into the worst precarious health and economic crisis in recent memory, and widened the global inequality gap. Unfortunately, both health-wise and financially, the impacts are

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