COVID19

When a new and mysterious virus emerged in the middle of China in late 2019, no one from the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention was stationed there to investigate the outbreak. Since 2017, the CDC had...
I never expected to be writing something like this. I am an ordinary person, recently semi-retired from a career in the pharmaceutical industry and biotech, where I spent over 30 years trying to solve problems...
Donald Trump reportedly slammed the nation’s leading infectious disease expert as an ‘idiot’ and ‘a disaster’ during a phone call. The president had a call with campaign staff on Monday morning, while some reporters listened in...
Experts are urging people to avoid vaping near others as coronavirus could be spread through particles lingering in the air. Current public health advice focuses on the hazards to the person using a device due...
Seven months and more than a million deaths into the pandemic, scientists around the globe still don’t understand why some people infected with coronavirus get extremely ill and die, while others survive. The sheer range of outcomes for...
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It’s not a dystopian prediction of the future, but the present. Unelected health bureaucrats and radical climate change activists aligned in a diabolical effort to exploit the Coronavirus lockdowns; the greatest advancement of state power...
Progress on global health and the worldwide economy has regressed, Gates Foundation report finds. In only half a year, the coronavirus pandemic has wiped out decades of global development in everything from health to the economy. Progress...
Tina Namiesniowski says she needs to 'take a break' and 'step aside so someone else can step up' The president of the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) is stepping down only 18 months into the...
Young Canadians have been vaping less frequently since the COVID-19 pandemic began, a new survey has found, but the lead researcher cautions the habit is still an epidemic among youth. The survey, conducted by the Lung Association of Nova Scotia...
The Journal of Adolescent Health published a study on August 11, by faculty from Stanford and the University of California, San Francisco, with senior author Bonnie Halpern-Felsher. Four thousand adolescents and young adults age 13-24 years were asked...