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  • Newsday Opinion's Life Under Coronavirus podcast. Podcast: Life Under Coronavirus

    Listen to upbeat stories about how Long Islanders are getting by — and helping each other — during the coronavirus pandemic.

  • Sandra Lindsay, a nurse at Long Island Jewish
    Episode 38: Hear from LI's first COVID-19 vaccinated nurse

    Sandra Lindsay, director of nursing for critical care at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, received the shot heard around the world in December. The Port Washington nurse spoke to Newsday Opinion for Episode 38 of "Life Under Coronavirus" about her newfound celebrity, her expectations for the second shot, and the challenges ahead while the world gets vaccinated.

  • A mural of masked health care workers at
    Episode 37: In Long Island's COVID-19 ICUs

    Long Island COVID-19 ICUs were sites of suffering patients and hard-at-work doctors and nurses this autumn, as hospitals in the region prepared for the coming surge. That included new treatments and methods like proning, turning sedated patients on their stomachs to help them breathe.

  • A rail yard just east of the Ronkonkoma
    Episode 36: Rail yard spread

    Back in the spring, Long Island Rail Road employee Ken Finegan and other Ronkonkoma Rail Yard workers were infected by the coronavirus -- before full precautions were in place to prevent the spread of the disease.


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