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News Puerto Rico » Humacao: Months after Maria, Puerto Rican patients must travel 12 hours for dialysis

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/travel/article/puerto-rican-patients-must-travel-12-hours-for-dialysis/ar-AAw0sgi
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

That set off an ongoing crisis for patients with kidney failure such as Garcia -- who cannot survive without dialysis and for whom the thrice-weekly round trip to a dialysis center in Humacao on Puerto Rico's main island, including treatment, takes at ...

News Puerto Rico » Humacao: Power restored to gay Puerto Rico hairdresser’s hurricane-damaged home

News channel or source: http://www.washingtonblade.com/2018/04/10/electricity-restored-gay-puerto-rico-hairdressers-hurricane-ravaged-home/
Publication date: uesday 10 April 2018

“The water issue is still very thin.” Maria made landfall near Humacao, which is on Puerto Rico’s southeastern coast, on Sept. 20, 2017, with sustained winds of 155 mph. The hurricane seriously damaged the roof and walls of the second floor of ...

News Puerto Rico » Humacao: How is health care in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria? No one knows.

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/posteverything/wp/2018/04/18/how-is-health-care-in-puerto-rico-after-hurricane-maria-no-one-knows/
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

Puerto Rico’s health infrastructure is glued together by private ... to the nearby metropolises of Fajardo or Humacao. To fix these problems, the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the local government should direct federal aid to outreach tools ...

News Puerto Rico » Humacao: FORD OPENS SECOND COMMUNITY RESOURCE CENTER IN PUERTO RICO; UNITES LOCAL NONPROFITS TO SUPPORT ONGOING DISASTER RECOVERY EFFORTS

News channel or source: http://www.sustainablebrands.com/press/ford_opens_second_community_resource_center_puerto_rico_unites_local_nonprofits_support_ongoin
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Student teams from University of Puerto Rico (representing Rena-Cen), Humacao Community College (representing Habitat) and National University College in Bayamón (representing Atabey) are now in the implementation phase of their projects –all aimed at ...

News Puerto Rico » Humacao: Hurricane Maria caused $90B of damage in Puerto Rico

News channel or source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2018/04/09/Hurricane-Maria-caused-90B-of-damage-in-Puerto-Rico/6421523309427/
Publication date: onday 09 April 2018

The hurricane also generated storm surge at maximum inundation levels of 6 feet to 9 feet above ground level along the coasts of Puerto Rico's Humacao, Naguabo and Ceiba municipalities. Heavy rains brought on by Maria caused heavy flooding as river ...

News Puerto Rico » Humacao: Dialysis Patients are Still Trekking 12 Hours for Care After Hurricane Maria

News channel or source: https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2018/04/puerto-rico-dialysis-hurricane-maria/557741/
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

That set off an ongoing crisis for patients with kidney failure like Garcia—who cannot survive without dialysis and for whom the thrice-weekly round trip to a dialysis center in Humacao on Puerto Rico’s main island, including treatment, takes at least ...

News Puerto Rico » Humacao: Hurricane Maria Death Toll in Puerto Rico Might Be Much Higher, Research Suggests

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/hurricane-maria-death-toll-puerto-171520317.html
Publication date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

Following Hurricane Maria, cars drive on a recently repaired road in Humacao, Puerto Rico, on March 17. Six months after Hurricane Maria hit the island on September 20, 2017, uprooting trees, destroying homes and causing widespread flooding, many remain ...

News Puerto Rico » Humacao: The way Americans get electricity is one natural disaster away from decimation — but a resilient power grid is in our reach

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/renewable-energy-microgrids-wind-solar-2018-4
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

Richetta and a handful of Sonnen staff set up half a dozen solar microgrids in communal areas in some of Puerto Rico’s hardest-hit neighborhoods, in partnership with a company called Pura Energia. In Humacao, a blacked-out province where people were ...

News Puerto Rico » Humacao: Dialysis patients travel 12 hours for life-saving care 7 months after Hurricane Maria: 6 things to know

News channel or source: https://www.beckershospitalreview.com/patient-flow/dialysis-patients-travel-12-hours-for-life-saving-care-7-months-after-hurricane-maria-6-things-to-know.html
Publication date: Friday 13 April 2018

Nearly seven months after the storm, 14 Vieques residents must still board a plane three days a week for kidney dialysis at a center in Humacao on Puerto Rico's main island. The round trip can take at least 12 hours, setting off an ongoing crisis for ...