Now, therefore, be it resolved by the Board of Supervisors of the County of Sacramento, that Sacramento County commits to the following: Review all policies, procedures, practices and protocols to ensure racial equity is a core value of Sacramento County, and work to eliminate those policies, procedures, practices and protocols that facilitate and/or harbor racial discrimination against specific populations. Click Here To Read Full Resolution. Click Here To Read Sacramento Bee Article.
LOCKDOWN LED TO LESS SEX, LOWER USE OF
HIV-PREVENTING DRUGS: SURVEY
About one-third of people prescribed drugs to prevent HIV
stopped taking the medications when they were forced to stay home due
to the coronavirus pandemic, a new survey finds. The reason, they said:
They weren't having sex. Many discontinued the drugs without their doctor's say-so, which has experts concerned. Read More
The principal mode by which people are infected with COVID-19 is exposure to respiratory droplets produced during exhalation (e.g., breathing, speaking, singing, coughing, sneezing). Larger droplets fall out of the air within minutes. Smaller droplets formed when small droplets dry quickly in the airstream can remain suspended for hours and travel far from the source on air currents. Read More