Tag Archives: COVID19

Stopping COVID-19 could require eight months of ‘aggressive social distancing,’ outbreak modelling shows

It was an email to a few dozen colleagues that has now spread to doctors nationwide. “This event is unlike anything we have lived through before,” Dr. Brent Wolfrom’s message began. “It is likely that at some point we will transition from an acute to chronic crisis mentality.” Wolfrom is a family doctor and former… Read More »

How Taiwan and Singapore managed to contain COVID-19, while letting normal life go on

Sandra Johnson’s husband had already left for work by the time she talked to the National Post Thursday — early Friday morning where she lives in Singapore. His office was open, and the expat from Mississauga, Ont., was herself planning to visit a nearby mall later. She had gone to the chiropractor the day before.… Read More »

Coronavirus symptoms: Woman reveals the first sign of deadly COVID-19 to look out for

Coronavirus has now been declared a pandemic by the World Health Organisation and the virus will spread more rapidly in the coming weeks. With many people being told to prepare for major disruptions to daily life in order to prevent a further spread, knowing  the exactly what are the symptoms of the deadly disease is cruical. A woman has revealed her first sign… Read More »

Face Masks To Be Used By People Who Show Symptoms Of COVID-19: CDC’s Recommendation

“Seriously people – STOP BUYING MASKS! They are NOT effective in preventing general public from catching #Coronavirus, but if healthcare providers can’t get them (COVID-19) to care for sick patients, it puts them and our communities at risk!” U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams Firstly, the N95 mask is mainly for use if you already… Read More »