Students learning vital skills needed to become paramedics have had to be flexible at Madison College Paramedic Academy. Most students have had to rely upon high-tech "sim manikins" to learn hands-on skills they'd normally learn working with human patients at hospitals or in care centers. Those health facilities have restricted access because of COVID-19 concerns.
Celebrating Halloween in the middle of a pandemic means things might look different this year. Health officials discourage traditional trick-or-treating, leaving many people looking for new ways to have some Halloween fun.
A Fitchburg man said he is feeling “great” after completing a trial for an experimental antibody drug. But on the same day, the drug’s maker company announced it will halt testing in one participant group.