Peterborough fitness club member tests positive for COVID-19: health unit



Peterborough Public Health confirms a new COVID-19 case is connected to a gym.


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Peterborough Public Health confirms a new COVID-19 case is connected to a gym.

Peterborough Public Health says a recent new case of the novel coronavirus is connected with a fitness gym and club in the city’s north end.

According to the health unit, a positive case has connections with GoodLife Fitness at Portage Place plaza on Chemong Road.

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“We can confirm that we identified a positive case (that) was at Goodlife on Chemong Road,” Kerri Tojcic, the health unit’s computer tech/analyst, told Global News Peterborough.

In a statement to Global News Peterborough, GoodLife Fitness’s public relations specialist Jacob Dearlove confirmed the individual had visited the club but has not been in any other GoodLife club since Sept. 10.

He said the club was informed of the positive COVID-19 case on Tuesday, Sept. 15.

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Mount Sinai’s Arnhold Institute for Global Health partners with NYC Health + Hospitals on COVID-19 Unit for Research at Elmhurst (CURE-19)

(New York, NY – August 12, 2020) – The Arnhold Institute for Global Health at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and NYC Health + Hospitals have launched the COVID-19 Unit for Research at Elmhurst (CURE-19). The new initiative will translate data, experiences, and lessons from clinicians at NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst and NYC Health + Hospitals/Queens into research that will address both the pandemic and root causes of health disparities in New York City.

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Mobile dental unit visits central Pennsylvania to offer on-site service for children: video

On Friday, United Concordia Dental and Dental & Health Management Solutions (DHMS) have partnered to offer on-site service to children with dental coverage through Gateway. They have made it their commitment to promote the importance of preventive oral care. Community dental professionals have volunteered their time and efforts to treat patients



a room filled with furniture and a table: United Concordia Dental and Dental & Health Management Solutions


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United Concordia Dental and Dental & Health Management Solutions

The mobile dental unit has traveled throughout central Pennsylvania, stopping at local YMCAs. On Aug. 6-7, the dental unit made its stop in Harrisburg at the Camp Curtin YMCA located on North 6th Street. The hours of operation went from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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In the video, Braxton Voyles, Director of Partnerships and Performance for United Concordia Dental’s Government Business, talks importance of dental hygiene and the company’s mission.

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