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Jennifer Moore describe cómo su hijo, Bryce Moore contrajo Covid-19. Más tarde esto condujo a MIS-C. "Fue bastante difícil verlo pasar por eso", dijo Jennifer. Forto: Eric Paul Zamora EZAMORA@FRESNOBEE.COM.

(Español) Peligroso mal de salud relacionado al Coronavirus aumenta en niños de California

(Español) “Estamos viendo un gran aumento de contagios con la variante Delta, especialmente entre los ya vacunados. Y por eso nos preparamos para que siga un aumento de casos de MIS-C”.

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Extra Edition: Tips for Talking to Youth About Suicide.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 23 PROGRAM # 9389 11:00 AM PDT Extra Edition: Tips for Talking to Youth About Suicide. In this repeat program: children and youth have been particularly affected by the pandemic. Their emotional, physical and academic wellbeing has been hit after isolation and remote learning. As they go back to school and readjust to […]

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Covid Booster Shots: Who Needs Them?

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 23 PROGRAM # 9390 12:00 PM PDT Covid Booster Shots: Who Needs Them? US health authorities will begin distributing Covid vaccine booster shots in coming days as vaccine protection seems to wane over time. Who and why should get the booster shot? Is it necessary? When can you get it? How effective is […]

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Foto: https://farmworkerfamily.org.

(Español) Ley que bridaría cubre bocas N95 a campesinos de CA genera controversia

(Español) La industria agrícola empeora con el cambio climático pero los agricultores dicen no poder darse el lujo de impedir que se levante la cosecha.

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Protecting Field Workers Against Toxic Smoke. Also, Rural, Young Adults Hit Hard by Covid.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 PROGRAM # 9388 12:00 PM PDT Protecting Field Workers Against Toxic Smoke. A bill sitting in California Gov. Newsom’s desk would designate farm laborers as “essential workers” and would give them access to N-95 masks, the kind of masks healthcare workers wear, to protect against wildfire smoke particles during the harvest season. […]

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Extra Edition: Latinos in Community Colleges. Also, Banning Chlorpyrifos.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21 PROGRAM # 9386 11:00 AM PDT Extra Edition: Latinos in Community Colleges. A Repeat Program. As a record number of Latino students are headed to college in the fall enrollment season, many are looking into community colleges as a viable option to continue higher education. College leaders are reaching out to Latino […]

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Posted in Education, Youth, Línea Abierta, Politics, Health |
Trabajadores de bajos ingresos en el sur de E.U. que junto con otros se han sumado a las filas de la pobreza. Foto: Southern Poverty Law Center.

(Español) Gobierno establecerá nuevos estándares contra el calor en el sitio de trabajo

(Español) Entre los requisitos contemplados se ordena a los empleadores a proporcionar sombra, agua y aire acondicionado cuando sea posible, “y que brinden acceso a atención médica a los trabajadores que están expuestos regularmente al calor”.

Posted in Economy, Homepage Feature, Environment, Health |
Mujeres se manifiestan contra legislación que prohíbe el aborto en Alabama. Foto: www.aclu.org.

(Español) Presentan la primera demandas contra un médico de Texas que dijo practicó un aborto

(Español) “La prohibición del aborto en Texas depende de ciudadanos privados y no de funcionarios estatales ni de las fuerzas del orden para hacerla cumplir.

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Emergency Order to Block Texas Abortion Ban Sought. Latino Leaders Tackle Pandemic Los Angeles Student Vaccines Mandate.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 PROGRAM # 9385 12:00 PM PDT Senate Parliamentarian Rules Against Immigration Reform Draft. The Senate Parliamentarian ruled last night that Democrats cannot include immigration reform into their budget reconciliation package because the policy change does not belong in a strictly fiscal matter. The news is a major setback to the Biden administration, […]

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José Luis Hernández, from San José de los Guares, Honduras, lost two limbs and several fingers after he fell off a moving train known as La Bestia, or “the Beast,” which migrants use to travel across Mexico to the U.S. border. Hernández, the son of coffee farmers, said desperation is the reason he was on the train that day in 2008. (Heidi de Marco / KHN)

No Papers, No Care: Disabled Migrants Seek Help Through Lawsuit, Activism

In an interim ruling, the federal judge hearing Baca’s class action lawsuit this summer ordered ICE to offer vaccination to all detained immigrants who have chronic medical conditions or disabilities or are 55 or older. The Biden administration appealed the order on Aug. 23.

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