BET HEALTH - COVID-19
Irene Cara's Sad Last Days Revealed
Her neighbors shared that the 63-year-old singer/ songwriter was hella private and did not socialize with them– especially after COVID hit.
Will Smith Tests Positive For COVID, Greets 'Emancipation' Premiere Audience Via Zoom
He tested positive an hour before the premiere.
Highly-Anticipated Drake And 21 Savage Collab On Hold After Producer Contracts COVID
Producer Noah "40" Shebib contracted COVID while finishing Savage 21 and Drake's latest collab.
COVID-19 Pandemic Caused Higher Rates Of Anxiety For Black And Brown Americans, Study Finds
This is in addition to a higher infection rate that persisted during the past two years.
Kyrie Irving Says COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate Was Among ‘Biggest Violations’ Of Human Rights Ever
Exclusive: A Conversation With Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot – Facing The Challenges As The Windy City Emerges From The Pandemic
In BET.com’s latest ‘Conversation With the Mayor’ we go to Chicago where the mayor explains how she has dealt with crime, the economy and other issues and how it has framed her.
OPINION: Are Pulse Oximeters Ultimately Harmful To Black Medical Patients?
The devices were thought of as a useful tool during the pandemic, but their limitations can be harmful for patients of color.
COVID-19 Killed Rural Black, Latino Victims At Much Higher Rates Than Whites, Research Shows
Many living in poor rural communities lack access to healthcare facilities and information, researchers say.
White House Issues Warning On Spread Of New COVID-19 Variant
Getting vaccinated ‘could save your life,’ administration official says as health officials try to combat subvariant Omicron BA.5
Study: Black, Hispanic Americans More Likely To View COVID-19 Masks As Essential
Blacks and Latinos have died from the virus at disproportionately higher rates than other communities.