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COVID-19: The Latest In LA County, Beijing Reintroducing Strict Lockdown Measures After Potential Mass Exposure




A customer shops in a Dick's Sporting Goods store as Los Angeles County retail businesses reopen while the COVID-19 pandemic continues on May 27, 2020 in Glendale, California.
A customer shops in a Dick's Sporting Goods store as Los Angeles County retail businesses reopen while the COVID-19 pandemic continues on May 27, 2020 in Glendale, California.
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Two days after the release of a new public health order that reopened more businesses in Los Angeles County, health officials confirmed 17 new deaths related to COVID-19 and 1,003 new cases.

That brings the total deaths in the county to 2,907 and total cases to 73,018. There currently are 1,383 people; 30% in the ICU and 20% of them are on ventilators. In our continuing series looking at the latest medical research and news on COVID-19, guest host Kyle Stokes speaks with  Kimberly Shriner, M.D., infectious disease specialist at Huntington Hospital in Pasadena. 

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With files from LAist

Guest:

Kimberly Shriner, M.D., infectious disease specialist at Huntington Hospital in Pasadena