Dr. Elaine Batchlor

The Pandemic Is Not Over, Here’s What You Can Do To Help

If I told you we were close to finding a treatment that prevents 85% of coronavirus transmissions, would you try it?

The good news is we already have; it’s wearing a mask over your nose and mouth.

The bad news is that some leaders are pretending this pandemic is over and have made wearing masks a political issue, and too many people are joining them in their denial.

MLK and Centinela Hospitals Receive Big Donation of PPE and Masks

Freddie Figgers, an entrepreneur based on Florida, reached out to Bishop Kenneth C. Ulmer of Faithful Central Bible Church and the result was Centinela and Martin Luther King Jr. Community Hospitals receiving 750,000 masks and 250,000 PPE. Inglewood City Hall was also a recipient of some of the supplies.

Our Health System Makes Fighting Coronavirus Even Harder

Like all of you, I’m closely following the news of the COVID-19 coronavirus. Right now, my best advice is what you’ve likely already heard: wash your hands frequently for 20 seconds at a time, stay home when you’re feeling sick, and call a doctor if you experience symptoms of a fever, coughing and shortness of breath. And avoid large gatherings if you are elderly or have significant chronic illnesses.