The People’s Health Briefing

Your trusted voice for COVID-19 updates in Oakland! 

Happens live every Tuesday @ 10am

*Archives appear in descending order

 


 

After an update on local COVID-19 and vaccination trends in Oakland, Dr. Noha delves into making sense of the new CDC guidance on surface cleaning.

 

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This week focuses on CRITICAL COVID-19 updates and findings!

 

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After an update on local COVID-19 and vaccination trends in Oakland, Dr. Noha delves into youth, sports, and school during this pandemic. We know that children are at lower risk of severe disease from COVID, but it’s what can happen next that is a cause for increasing concern. Learn what to look out for, official guidelines for returning to sports after COVID infection, and how to identify and support children who may be suffering post-covid

 

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Roots is here to update you on local COVID-19 trends and best practices to keep your family, loved ones, and community safe and healthy. Following this update, Dr. Noha Aboelata will delve into COVID and smoking with the assistance of Roots’ Soldiers Against Tobacco. These youth will be sharing their findings and policy recommendations for smoke-free, multi-unit housing in Oakland, CA!

 

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Roots is here to update you on local COVID-19 trends and best practices to keep your family, loved ones, and community safe and healthy. Following this update, Dr. Noha Aboelata will go in-depth on what you can do once you’re vaccinated. Following this, she’ll be joined by Shanice Smith, LCSW who will cover the impacts of pandemic stress and isolation on mental health.

 

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Roots is here to update you on local COVID-19 trends and best practices to keep your family, loved ones, and community safe and healthy. Following this update, Dr. Noha Aboelata will delve into updates on the vaccine. Curious about how the new Johnson & Johnson vaccine stacks up? What about whether the vaccines prevent asymptomatic transmission? Wondering about how concerned we should be about variants?

 

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After an update on local COVID-19 and vaccination trends in Oakland, Dr. Noha and Dr. Tem delve into what is needed to ensure we maintain healthy homes, spaces, and buildings during this pandemic!

 

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Dr. Noha Aboelata will update you on a promising trend: cases falling. She’ll let us know what we need to be doing to maintain this trajectory and what it means for our community!

 

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Dr. Noha and Dr. Mays are here to discuss COVID, our children, and school reopening. The safety of our youth and children has become a major point of conversation during this COVID-19 pandemic. While misinformation said they were immune from COVID-19 early in the pandemic, we’ll share the realities on it’s impact on our younger community members. Additionally, we’ll cover the realities of school reopening.

 

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After a local update on COVID-19 trends in our community, we’ll be going into more depth on a specific and relevant topic that you all have been asking about!

This week’s episode of the People’s Health Briefing focuses on a vaccine rollout update, and the answer to the question. “I’ve gotten the vaccine, now what?” How does life change? Can I stop wearing my mask? Is the pandemic over because folks have started to get vaccinated?

 

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 Join Dr. Noha for an update on local COVID-19 trends, ways to stay safe and protect your loved ones, and the most up-to-date facts on COVID-related happenings!

Dr. Noha focuses this week on variants of COVID-19 that have been cropping up. What does this mean? Are the vaccines going to protect us from them?

Get these answers and more this upcoming Tuesday!

 

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With the shelter-in-place order being lifted, more community members are set to return to work. Dr. Noha Aboelata returns this week to update us on COVID-19 transmission in the workplace including the sectors with the highest positivity rate and necessary precautions to take when at work. She’ll also give an update on what the lifting of the shelter-in-place order means in Alameda County, answering these questions:

 

  1. Does this mean everything is open?
  2. What does the “Purple Tier” mean?
  3. Does this mean we are safe?
We’ll cut through the confusing language, orders, and policies to give you clear directions on how to best approach this reopening.

 

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Vaccines have been a polarizing topic over the past several months. Dr. Noha is here to let you know how the vaccine rollout has been going locally, what is actually in the current vaccines being used, and much more!

 

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COVID-19 is not only a health pandemic, but also an infodemic. From mask wearing, to stay at home orders, and even now with vaccinations, this pandemic has been littered with harmful and destructive perspectives spreading misinformation and causing confusion, fueling conflict, damaging relationships, and costing countless lives.
Dr. Noha is here to provide tips on how to sort through the information and talk to friends and family.

 

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There are assumptions that 2021 would make COVID-19 just disappear. Join us as we get to the truth of the matter: where we are and where we are trending in this pandemic. Dr. Noha Aboelata will walk you through the reality of the situation, and how to best stay safe!

 

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Over the past few weeks, social media has been filled with countless perspectives on the vaccine, with the science, experts, and facts being clouded with conspiracy theories and opinions.
Join Dr. Noha to learn the TRUTH about the COVID-19 vaccine – what we know and what we don’t.

 

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First, Dr. Noha Aboelata will update you on the Alameda County case surge. Following that, we’ll address a topic that our viewers and patients have brought up quite often: the science between COVID-19 and vitamins!

 

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Dr. Noha Aboelata will help you understand the case surge and what is behind the rising numbers of infections and hospitalizations. Tune in today at 10am.

 

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Dr. Noha Aboelata will update you on the recent surge in COVID-19 cases, the current shelter-in-place mandate, and the prospects of the vaccine after an update on local data and trends.
Get expert guidance to remain safe!

 

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Tune in to the People’s Health Briefing tomorrow at 10am for critical COVID-19 updates with Dr. Noha Aboelata.

 

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Dr. Noha Aboelata will update you on local trends and findings, including best practices regarding safety during the Thanksgiving Holiday, and when to tested for COVID after exposure!
Following this, Karina Nance will delve into the housing crisis that has been worsened by COVID-19.

 

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Dr. Noha Aboelata will provide an URGENT STATUS ALERT and guide you through best practices and protocol as our community navigates through these new developments in our
fight against COVID-19.

 

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We’ll be updating you on local trends and findings, including what symptoms (if any) folks present when diagnosed with COVID. Following this, Dr. Noha will be joined by Kenyata Dibiase our operations administrator to delve deeper into COVID-19 and the flu!

 

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This special, election day edition will cover some of the ties between Bay area history, disparities, COVID, and the importance of voting.
Our Chief Operating Officer, Aquil Naji will be joining Dr. Noha for a special presentation!

 

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This episode will give you an update on local trends with tips and guidance tailored to our specific circumstances.
Following these updates, Ana Paniagua, RN, our Clinical Program Coordinator will discuss workplace safety precautions.

 

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https://youtu.be/yBYOHuVVdO8


 

 

This episode of the briefing focuses on protecting our essential workforce. Tune in for our findings regarding workplace transmission risks and how to best stay safe! Joining Dr. Noha this week is our own workforce and logistics manager Barron Bradley.

 

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https://youtu.be/zfNLMNAt7kM

 


 

This People’s Health Briefing focuses on the connections between COVID-19 and diabetes after a local update regarding the pandemic.

 

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https://youtu.be/BSxk1OzG9FI 

 


 

This People’s Health Briefing focuses on the re-opening standards set by the state of California, and whether OUR communities are actually safe to reopen (based on the data). Additionally, we detail findings surrounding COVID-19 related stress.



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https://youtu.be/5xoajGBcmII

 


 

 

Dr. Noha cuts through to the truth to help keep you, your family, and your community safe. Joining her this week is Dr. Donald Golden, who will address the similarities and differences between COVID-19 and the flu, and best practices to stay safe during the flu season!



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https://youtu.be/GhO3C6luCeQ

 


 

 

Join Dr. Noha for a local update on this pandemic, as well as recommendations to maintain safety!

Following this, we’ll be diving deep into the mental health implications of this pandemic with C.W. Devers, one of our expert behavioral clinicians.



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https://youtu.be/lDxDHMfKN4k

 


 

Join us this week as Dr. Noha and Melvin Faulks share the most recent findings on this pandemic and on contact tracing— an essential tool to prevent the spread of this disease!


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Roots Community Health Center is back with your weekly People’s Health Briefing. Get your COVID-19 update from us: we cut through the misinformation by presenting clear, data driven content.
After a local update, Dr. Noha and Dr. Danielle Williams will address COVID-19’s effects on those suffering from housing insecurity, as well as the pros and cons behind the saliva test.


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Join us this week as Dr. Noha and Tavare Williams share the most recent findings on this pandemic and speak on other killers during the time of COVID.


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Join Noha Aboelata, MD and La’Trish Pitts as they update us on local trends in this pandemic!
This week’s episode will address essential workers. We’ll be going in-depth on trends, precautions, and best practices to maintain safety.


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Join Dr. Noha and Maurice Judge as they update us on local trends in this pandemic and educate us on COVID-19’testing. They’ll be going into the different types of tests, what to expect when getting tested, and more!

 

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Join Dr. Noha and Dr. Kenji as they highlight how to protect yourself or your loved ones at risk of a poor outcome due to COVID-19. Dr. Kenji serves as Roots Director of Clinical Programs and is an expert on complex care management. #Roots #bayarea #oakland #sanjose #eastoakland #health #COVID19 #publichealth

 

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Over the past few months, coronavirus has dominated our conversations. It has been overwhelming to understand, with the theories and opinions drowning out the few people sharing the truth.
We’re here to help. Tune in, to “The People’s Health Briefing” for data and perspective from experts on the frontlines of the COVID-19 crisis.

 

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