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Take Charge Of Your Health Today. Vaccine hesitancy

With the new year comes new beginnings, but, for many, especially those in the African American community, 2021 brings with it many feelings of uncertainty. As the COVID-19 vaccine becomes available, people have questions, and a palpable hesitancy can be felt in every corner and neighborhood because of stinging reminders of the past.

UPMC Western Psych Staff Concerned About COVID Policies

Health care workers at UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital say some of the hospital’s COVID-19 practices don’t sufficiently protect patients or staff from contracting the coronavirus – and that social-media posts from a supervisor questioning the severity of the pandemic have made the situation even more nerve-wracking.

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Endless buffering: Local schools try to solve students’ internet access issues on their own

Each weekend, read a curated summary of the work produced by the members of the Pittsburgh Media Partnership. E-mailFirstnameLastnameSubscribe Maybe later. By: Colin Deppen, The Incline; Jeff Stitt, Mon Valley Independent; and Jamie Wiggan, McKees Rocks Gazette 2.0 This story was produced as part of a collaborative reporting project by the Pittsburgh Media Partnership. Learn […]

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