UCSF medical professionals have warned that tear gas could exacerbate health problems.
“People today are acting like this is the end of the world, but when you’re experiencing combat and have been doused in Agent Orange, a shelter-in-place order is a walk in the park."
Being required to wear a face mask due to COVID-19 brings back a hard childhood memory.
"This pandemic has illustrated not only is housing a human right, but a public health intervention." - Needa B
As protests sweep through the U.S., COVID-19 cases rise. Fruitvale is Oakland's coronavirus epicenter.
Schools will likely "have some kind of blended model with both in-person and distance learning next year."
The Class of 2020 had the end of their senior year disrupted by a deadly global pandemic, but they have proved their resilience by making it to graduation.
Wearing a mask is a strange new reality, and wearing one in Oakland is eye-opening.
We've reached out to public health professionals and elected officials, and we want to hear from the community: Why does East Oakland have so many cases?
Alameda County now has the highest number of cases in the Bay Area, at 2,560 as of data from May 19, 2020