Food Banks See Demand Double | NBC News NOW

Food pantries are reporting an astounding rise in demand for their services in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Some in the Arlington, Virginia area say they are reporting anywhere from a 30 – 400% increase in need. NBC News correspondent Ali Vitali reports. Original Author: Produced by NBC News and>>>

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Dairy Farmers Forced To Dump Milk Say It’s ‘Devastating’ | NBC News NOW

With restaurants and schools closed, the demand for milk has plummeted and so has the price of a gallon. NBC News’ Vaughn Hillyard spoke to dairy farmers about what they’re seeing and what’s happening with all that extra milk. Original Author: Produced by NBC News and published on 14/04/2020

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Coronavirus: Julia Gillard welcomes mental health funding boost | 7NEWS

Australia’s mental health support services have seen a spike in demand during the COVID-19 pandemic. They’ve been given a $74 million cash injection to deal with the strain of the coronavirus. Beyond Blue chair Julia Gillard says the extra funding will be a huge help. Read more: https://7news.link/39pIQDO Original Author: Produced>>>

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Pharmacy boss to expand recruitment over COVID-19 demand

Chief executive of Lloyds Pharmacy, Toby Anderson talks about demand reaching two million people last week as sickness affects his workforce. He thanked staff and customers as the COVID-19 outbreak continues to affect how business operates. Original Author: Produced by Sky News and published on 28/03/2020

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Sky News’ Thomas Moore on COVID-19 response

‘Demand is twice as high on hospitals than anticipated, epidemic suppression is the only viable strategy and social and economic effects will be profound.’ Sky News’ Thomas Moore talks us through a report by the Imperial College’s #COVID19 response team. Original Author: Produced by Sky News and published on 17/03/2020

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