There is strong evidence that walking in nature has many physical and mental health benefits. It is one very effective antidote to the “Covid Blues”.
A global pandemic treaty should aim for deep prevention – The Lancet
— Read on www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(21)00948-X/fulltext
This is an excellent and comprehensive proposal in need of careful discussions over implementation and ongoing evaluation.
Canada’s military pilots are in danger of losing their edge as COVID-19-related restrictions curtail their ability to train at home and abroad, according to a senior Royal Canadian Air Force commander.
— Read on www.cp24.com/news/pilot-training-spare-part-shortages-among-challenges-military-facing-from-covid-19-1.5401710
Not good news here.
Confirmation bias occurs when in spite of all the unchallengeable scientific evidence to the contrary, you continue to believe.
Simple oral hygiene could help reduce COVID-19 severity, says study
— Read on medicalxpress.com/news/2021-04-simple-oral-hygiene-covid-severity.html
And mouthwashes are important too, as a supplement to brushing.
Flushing a public toilet? Don’t linger, because aerosolized droplets do
— Read on phys.org/news/2021-04-flushing-toilet-dont-linger-aerosolized.html
So be forewarned.
Organizers want educators and support workers prioritized as essential workers in the ongoing fight against COVID-19 transmission in schools.
— Read on www.thestar.com/news/gta/2021/04/05/more-than-50000-people-have-signed-online-petition-calling-for-ontario-to-prioritize-vaccination-for-teachers-and-support-staff.html
So GET ON WITH IT!!!
This has tremendous implications for Covid and ICU wards.
New study finds slow walkers four times more likely to die from COVID-19: study
— Read on medicalxpress.com/news/2021-03-walkers-die-covid-.html
To assume we can all throw our masks and hand sanitizers away by December 2021, is a big mistake. Evidence indicates it won’t happen for some time.
Unlike previous home tests, this version does not require samples to be sent to a lab and can be taken without doctor’s orders by anyone older than age 2.
— Read on www.washingtonpost.com/
Too little, too late.
Research reveals how airflow inside a car may affect COVID-19 transmission risk
— Read on phys.org/news/2020-12-car-pandemic-windows.html
A very important analysis. Habits or cars, must change.
There is nothing quite so enjoyable in your living room, during Covid, than a good game of chess and a hot cup of tea.