Dr. Bela Patel, Memorial Hermann Hospital in Houston, discusses the ongoing surge in coronavirus cases in Texas, and particularly, Houston.
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The Harris Health System’s COVID-19 ward was down to just ... that parallels the increase in infections like we have seen before,” Persse said. Porsa, on the other hand, thinks Houston is on the cusp ...
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