Coronavirus

Title: Coronavirus Kills Many More Minority Young People Runtimes: 00:01:00 Station: South Florida PBS Description: New research from the CDC shows more than two thirds of the young people who died from coronavirus were either Black or Hispanic. Type: Interstitial/Promo
Title: Don’t Avoid Your Doctor During the Pandemic Runtimes: 00:01:00 Station: South Florida PBS Description: Many patients might not be following up on their health conditions, avoiding doctors’ offices for fear of being infected with COVID-19. Type: Interstitial/Promo
Title: How COVID-19 Affects the Lungs Runtimes: 00:01:00 Station: South Florida PBS Description: An alarming aspect of COVID-19 is how mild symptoms can suddenly escalate into severe, life threatening problems. This can leave the body more vulnerable to lung damage. Type: Interstitial/Promo
Title: How COVID-19 Damages Blood Vessels Runtimes: 00:01:00 Station: South Florida PBS Description: Many patients who died from COVID-19 had formed blood clots. One doctor investigated the cause as part of a research team. Type: Interstitial/Promo
Title: When Coronavirus Won't Go Away Runtimes: 00:01:00 Station: South Florida PBS Description: Some patients suffer from COVID-19 side effects months after their initial illness. These people have been dubbed “long haulers.” Type: Interstitial/Promo
Title: COVID 19 & Influenza: A “Twindemic” Runtimes: 00:01:00 Station: South Florida PBS Description: Experts are bracing for what some have called a "twindemic" of COVID-19 and the flu. Type: Interstitial/Promo
Title: Using Old Therapies Against COVID-19 Runtimes: 00:01:00 Station: South Florida PBS Description: Clinical trials are being conducted to see if low dose radiation can reduce inflammation in the lungs of severely ill coronavirus patients. Type: Interstitial/Promo
Title: Housing as a Risk for COVID-19 Runtimes: 00:01:00 Station: South Florida PBS Description: Some racial and ethnic minority groups are being disproportionately affected by COVID-19, due to inequities in what’s known as the “social determinants of health.” Type: Interstitial/Promo
Title: Warning Signs of Substance Abuse Runtimes: 00:01:00 Station: South Florida PBS Description: The pandemic has led to a deadly increase in substance abuse and overdoses. There are warning signs to look out for. Type: Interstitial/Promo
Title: Making Virtual Learning Easier Runtimes: 00:01:00 Station: South Florida PBS Description: Virtual school has many challenges, but a little understanding and a lot of patience can help make learning easier on everyone. Type: Interstitial/Promo