• September 27, 2020

Tags : COVID-19 pandemic

Back-to-school anxiety: Doctors provide guidelines on how to cope

HOUSTON – As the COVID-19 pandemic continues into a new school year, there are many challenges that families are facing, including the isolation and anxiety of learning at home. A Baylor College of Medicine expert provides guidance for parents whose children may be struggling as they head “back to school.” “Isolation can result in higher levels of anxiety […]Read More

Chase $5k Donation to help TTUHSC El Paso Students during

Monday morning, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso officials announced a $5,000 contribution from JPMorgan Chase & Co. to the university’s Student Frontline Emergency Fund. “JPMorgan Chase remains committed to helping the El Paso community,” said JPMorgan Chase Market Executive Ruben Hernandez. “TTUHSC El Paso and our future health care heroes are an […]Read More

Local COVID-19 survivors encourage plasma donation

Fear of the unknown can make what seems like an insignificant decision turn into an arduous undertaking. The COVID-19 pandemic has been stress-inducing to the collective consciousness of the world, not only because of fear of infection, but fear of what could come next. For Alan and Patty Russell, community leaders and local supporters of […]Read More

Contact Tracers play vital role during COVID-19 Pandemic

The City of El Paso Department of Public Health (DPH) has ramped up its efforts to investigate positive COVID-19 cases and determine if others around these patients have been exposed. At the heart of this effort are contact tracers who work to contact each person who may have been in close proximity to a positive […]Read More

Baylor College of Medicine recruiting participants for COVID-19 impact study

The COVID-19 pandemic has drastically changed our daily lives, often increasing stress and anxiety and putting added pressure on relationships. Population scientists at Baylor College of Medicine are recruiting people across the U.S. to share their experiences and how the pandemic is impacting their health and well-being in an online survey. “COVID-19 has caused major disruptions in all […]Read More

Superior HealthPlan donates funds, 450 Disaster Kits to YWCA El

In response to COVID-19, Superior HealthPlan  administrators announced a financial donation, as well as 450 disaster kits to YWCA El Paso del Norte Region (YWCA). “As a result of school closures due to COVID-19, there is an even greater need to provide childcare for thousands of people across the El Paso area,” said Mark Sanders, […]Read More

TFCU donates $10k to support community during COVID-19 Pandemic

To support the El Paso community during the COVID-19 crisis, Teachers Federal Credit Union (TFCU) has donated funds to the El Paso Community Foundation to support their two impactful initiatives. “Part of TFCU’s mission is to stimulate personal enrichment and community economic development, therefore, to support the El Paso community we decided to make this donation,” TFCU officials shared. Donations […]Read More