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A Few Superspreaders Transmit Majority of Covid Cases
The coronavirus has traveled the globe, infecting one person at a time. Some sick people might not spread the virus much further, but some people infected with the SARS-CoV-2 are what epidemiologists call 'super spreaders.' Elizabeth McGraw, an infectious disease expert, explains.
Fix Bad Lockdown Posture – By Copying Astronauts
Andrew Winnard & Nick Caplan
Lockdown could be bad for you back. Thanks to measures to tackle the coronavirus pandemic, many of us are now working from home. This means you might not be moving around as much, and your home desk setup (and the posture you adopt while working) might not be as good as it should be.
Avocados From Mexico: Avocado-Oil Insect Repellent
Avocados From Mexico
Bug spray can be an essential during the spring and summer months here in Puerto Vallarta. For those who do not want to bombard their bodies with toxic chemicals, Avocados From Mexico shares the recipe for an avocado-oil insect repellent that you can make at home.
Fever Screening Won't Curb the Spread of COVID-19
Andrea Fuller and Duncan Mitchell explain why fever screening is unlikely to reduce the spread of the virus. Their arguments are based on an understanding of the physiology of fever, body temperature measurement, and fever prevalence in people who transmit COVID-19.
Good Nutrition for Diabetes and Alzheimer's Prevention
Dr. Leslie Korn
Did you know high blood sugar (diabetes) often leads to dementia and Alzheimer's Disease (AD)? Numerous foods and herbal medicines have been demonstrated scientifically to both prevent and treat the symptoms of Diabetes and Alzheimer's.
COVID-19: Is There Light at the End of the Tunnel?
Shreya Rawal & Durgesh Nandan Yadav
The road ahead of COVID-19 will not be easy, but it can be a gateway for change that allows us to shape the future. With the right mix of economic policies and stimulus, investments in healthcare & social protections, we can move to recovery pathways that lead to a sustainable future.