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Track us better: Overlooked Pacific Islanders hit hard by coronavirus

For two weeks in March, Dr. Raynald Samoa fought to move air through his lungs. After recovering from COVID-19, the Los Angeles-based diabetes specialist posted videos on Facebook urging others to stay home. His posts resonated with California‚Äôs small but tight-knit Pacific Islander community as questions and stories flooded his inbox. One family described the […]