As the coronavirus continues to spread worldwide, there is a lot of misinformation surrounding the epidemic. Is there a treatment? How can you prevent it? What about a vaccine? CBS2's Dr. Max Gomez has some of the answers.
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Coronavirus Update: Pharmacies Facing Shortage Of Important Rescue Inhaler Amid PandemicPeople battling asthma may have a hard time getting live-saving medication with the coronavirus causing some pharmacies to run low on an important rescue inhaler; CBS2's Cory James reports.
Coronavirus Update: MLB Creating Masks, Hospital Gowns From Material Used To Make JerseysDespite the delay to the baseball season, the MLB is putting Yankee jerseys to good use; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
NYSC Responds To Lawsuit Over Member PaymentsA day after being hit with a class-action lawsuit, New York Sports Club now says members' payment concerns will be addressed when clubs reopen.
Coronavirus Update: Loss Of Smell, Taste Could Be Symptoms Of COVID-19You've heard a lot about the symptoms of COVID-19 like fever, cough and body aches, but some patients say what they've experienced is a lot less talked about; CBS2's Nick Caloway reports.
New York Weather: CBS2 3/27 Nightly Forecast at 11PMCBS2's Lonnie Quinn has your weather forecast for March 27 at 11 p.m.
Coronavirus Update: Patients With Underlying Illnesses Concerned About Going To Hospital For TreatmentWith hospitals over-taxed, what are the options for people with other serious health concerns? CBS2's Jessica Layton reports.
Coronavirus Update: President Trump Orders GM To Produce VentilatorsPresident Donald Trump is ordering General Motors to produce much-needed ventilators.
Coronavirus Update: How Much More Can Hospitals Handle?The latest coronavirus numbers are staggering and we have not seen the worst of this, so how much more can the hospitals handle? CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
Coronavirus Update: 8-Year-Old Helping Neighbors In Need During QuarantineIn these tough times, we're hearing wonderful stories of people finding ways to help each other; CBS2's Cindy Hsu introduces us to a little girl who's doing just that.
Coronavirus Update: Gov. Cuomo Stops Non-Essential Construction During PandemicAs New Yorkers practice social distancing, concerns have been raised about construction workers doing the opposite; CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
Train Operator Killed In Subway FireWe're learning more about the train operator killed in a subway fire early Friday morning and the ongoing criminal investigation; CBS2's Kevin Rincon reports.
Coronavirus Update: Mayor Bill De Blasio Under Fire For Not Releasing Healthcare System InformationMayor Bill de Blasio is under fire for not releasing key information about the capacity of the city's healthcare system to cope with the crisis, despite a promise of transparency. CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer says it's making him lose face to Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
New York Weather: CBS2 3/27 Evening Forecast at 5PMCBS2's Lonnie Quinn has your weather forecast for March 27 at 5 p.m.
Coronavirus Update: NJ Restaurants Adjusting To New Reality Amid PandemicRestaurants have had to cope with this new reality, relying solely on takeout and deliveries, but while things have changed, they're still here to serve; CBS2's Kevin Rincon reports.
Coronavirus Update: Cardinal Dolan Believes Crisis Is Building Community, Strengthening FaithfulCoronavirus has closed 300 Catholic churches in the Archdiocese of New York, but Cardinal Dolan says he believes the crisis is helping to build community and strengthen the faithful. He spoke exclusively with CBS2's Tony Aiello.
Coronavirus Update: Asbury Park Boardwalk ClosesThe Asbury Park Boardwalk in New Jersey is now closed because too many people were violating social distancing measures.
Coronavirus Update: Long Beach Boardwalk Closes Over Crowd Control ConcernsWith so many residents and tourists converging on Long Beach, leaders in the Long Island community were forced to take decisive action; CBS2's Jennifer McLogan reports.
Coronavirus Update: 3-D Printing Company Producing Face Shields For Healthcare WorkersA 3-D printing company in Brooklyn has turned its New York space into an assembly line for face shield production for healthcare workers; CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
Coronavirus Update: Doctors Say They Appreciate Patients Who Outline Care Wishes As Crisis WorsensThe shortage of supplies has doctors concerned they could soon be forced to make extremely difficult life or death decisions, and that has some thinking about living wills and more; CBS2's Tony Aiello reports.
Coronavirus Update: President Trump Signs $2 Trillion Emergency BillPresident Donald Trump has signed the $2 trillion emergency bill in an effort to boost the economy Friday.
Coronavirus Update: NJ Gov. Phil Murphy Asks For Volunteers With Medical ExperienceA call for volunteers in New Jersey as the number of coronavirus cases across the state surpassed 8,000; CBS2's Jessica Moore reports.
Coronavirus Update: NYC Streets Close To Give Pedestrians More Room To Spread OutFour streets across New York City closed to traffic Friday to help people coping with cabin fever get some fresh air; CBS2's Kiran Dhillon reports.
Coronavirus Update: NY Students Unsure When Or If They Will Return To Classrooms This YearDespite the rising number of coronavirus infections, city leaders are yet to say whether schools will stay closed for the rest of the academic year; CBS2's Aundrea Cline-Thomas reports.
Coronavirus Update: Mayor Bill De Blasio Says Supplies Are ComingMayor Bill de Blasio says supplies are on the way to the city.