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Taiwan Premier Su Tseng-chang defended the island’s health minister on Tuesday amid a rare uptick in domestic COVID-19 infections, saying that even if he were a god reborn on earth he could not protect against every eventuality. | @Reuters 

BREAKING: O'ahu to remain in Tier 3. “The health of O‘ahu’s residents and economy are directly tied to the resistance of our island community to the spread of COVID-19,” said @MayorRickHNL  

There are 684 new cases of COVID-19 in BC and 1 additional death. New cases by health authority: Vancouver Coastal Health = 153 Fraser Health = 445 Island Health = 17 Interior Health = 52 Northern Health = 27

The Rhode Island Department of Health reported 200 new cases of the coronavirus on Thursday.

The United States has renewed calls for the World Health Organization's decision-making body to include Taiwan over China's objections, pointing to the island's strong record on fighting Covid

Busch Gardens and Adventure Island have updated their health and safety measures by removing temperature screenings and reducing social distancing protocols from 6ft to 3ft

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Five more COVID-19 patients died in Quezon province on Wednesday. These include two older persons in the island town of Quezon, health officials said. | @dtmallarijrINQ 

Taiwan Premier Su Tseng-chang defended the island's health minister on Tuesday amid a rare uptick in domestic COVID-19 infections, saying that even if he were a god reborn on earth he could not protect against every eventuality.

The government is trying to protect people's health while also trying to prevent an economic implosion on an island battered by hurricanes and earthquakes.

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imagine having a passport that allows you to move freely between, live in and work in 28 countries, including many of the worlds most affluent, with excellent free health care and social services wherever you go & voting to tear that passport up and be stranded on an island.

After 2 weeks of multiple health screens and asking everyone to quarantine, I surprised my closest inner circle with a trip to a private island where we could pretend things were normal just for a brief moment in time.

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After 2 weeks of multiple health screens and asking everyone to quarantine, I surprised my closest inner circle with a trip to a private island where we could pretend things were normal just for a brief moment in time.

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After 2 weeks of multiple health screens and asking everyone to quarantine, I surprised my closest inner circle with a trip to a private island where we could pretend things were normal just for a brief moment in time.

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Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar arrived in Taiwan, the highest-level U.S. official to visit the island in four decades. China, which claims Taiwan as its own, decried the trip

Hurricane Isaias has left people in Puerto Rico without electricity and water on top of the public health and economic crises. Let's get the island the help that its residents deserve. The Trump administration must not continue to fail the people of Puerto Rico.

....the crazed and incompetent Mayor of San Juan have done such a poor job of bringing the Island back to health. 91 Billion Dollars to Puerto Rico, and now the Dems want to give them more, taking dollars away from our Farmers and so many others. Disgraceful!

NEW: Fisher Island — an exclusive enclave of multi-million dollar condos and homes and one of the wealthiest ZIP Codes in the country — purchased thousands of rapid COVID-19 blood test kits from the UM Health System for all of its residents and workers.

At least nine U.S. states have reopened their health insurance exchanges to help uninsured residents obtain coverage during the pandemic. They are: —Colorado —Connecticut —Maryland —Massachusetts —Nevada —New York —Rhode Island —Washington

3,000 of our fellow Americans died in Hurricane Maria. Instead of being allowed to recover, Puerto Rico faces cuts to health and education. We must stop treating the island as a colony. Puerto Ricans are U.S. citizens and deserve to live with dignity.

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