Chicago Teen Helps Over 3,000 Senior Citizens Schedule COVID-19 Vaccines [Video]

Chicago Teen Helps Over 3,000 Senior Citizens Schedule COVID-19 Vaccines [Video]

  A high school teen leads Chicago Vaccine Angels during his school breaks. Benjamin Kagan began assisting older get their COVID-19 vaccines in January 2021 — as of April 2, he and the Angels have booked over 3,000 appointments for senior citizens. In early January, the 15-year-old young man heard his grandparents in Florida had […]

Study Concludes Vitamin D Protects Against COVID-19 in Black Population

Study Concludes Vitamin D Protects Against COVID-19 in Black Population

Since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, there has been a search for dietary supplements that help build the immune system. Vitamin D was one that many swore worked to fight against COVID-19 even after scientists stated the evidence was inconclusive. A recent study at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine determined that […]

COVID-19 Death Toll Surpasses 500,000 in the United States

COVID-19 Death Toll Surpasses 500,000 in the United States

COVID-19 negatively impacts American lives. As of Feb. 22, 2021, at 4:23 p.m. EST, the U.S. death toll reached 500,176. The country has lost more lives to the virus in one year than its total civilian and military deaths during WWII — USA Today declares, “this is our generation’s D-Day.” When the World Health Organization […]