Category: COVID-19, Health, Hot News, In the Community, Monroe County

Parents Urged to Get Children Under 5 Vaccinated Against COVID-19

In the Community: From Common Ground Health Vaccines now authorized for children as young as six months. County public health directors and...

June is National Men’s Health Month

Health Op-ed by Sparkle Wells June is National Men’s Health Month! In honor of National Men’s Health Month, we would like to give you...

Moms There’s a Maternal Wellness Expo Here in Rochester for You

In the Community, from RMAPI Danielle Laurice LLC, in partnership with The Single Female Head of Household Cohort of the Rochester-Monroe...

Monroe County Adjusts to Pause in Use of J&J COVID-19 Vaccine

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net News that six women who received the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine reported severe...

Posting Data on Vaccinations Available to Minorities is Matter of Trust

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net (Versión en español disponible.) Just how many Blacks and Latinos are being vaccinated...

Location of Vaccine Site Doesn’t Guarantee Equity

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net (Versión en español disponible.) Putting a COVID-19 vaccine site in an otherwise...

After a Year in a Pandemic, Here’s What’s Happening in Rochester

(Versión en español disponible.) Although the Empire State was hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, we’re starting to see the light at...

So Far, No Data on Number of COVID-19 Vaccines for Latinos, Blacks

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net (Versión en español disponible.) How many Latinos and Blacks have received COVID-19 vaccine...

Save Rochester Voices Concern Over Potential Vaccine Mandate

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net As COVID-19 vaccination extends to more health care workers, nursing home residents and...

City Offers Guide to Prepare Families If COVID-19 Hits Home

Staff reports (Versión en español disponible.) If you or a family member were to get COVID-19, do you have enough masks and cleaning...