COVID19

A bacteria expert has warned against the dangers of vaping during the coronavirus outbreak - claiming those inhaling the fumes produced by the cigarette substitute is equivalent to “someone spitting in your face”. Tom McLean, chief scientific advisor...
Though few studies have investigated the connection specifically, cigarette smoke and vaping aerosol are linked to lung inflammation and lowered immune function Smoking or vaping could make you more vulnerable to a severe infection with the...
European governments are ensuring that smokers and vapers can keep up their habits while they hunker down at home in lockdowns to stem the spread of coronavirus. Italy, France, Spain and Switzerland are keeping tobacco kiosks...
Italy has seen the worst outbreak of COVID-19 outside of China, after cases first appeared in the Lombardy region but quickly spread to other regions. At publication time, the country had almost 28,000 confirmed cases...
The Wuhan National Biosafety Laboratory is the only lab in China designated for studying dangerous pathogens like SARS and Ebola Ahead of its January 2018 opening, biosafety experts and scientists from the US expressed...
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Breaking RegRant... global public health moves to shutdown western society. If you vape, the Wuhan Virus hysteria represents a clear and present danger. If you value freedom, then the Wuhan Virus hysteria is the beginning of the...
Should you attend religious gatherings? Should children visit their grandparents? Should you go to a restaurant? An infectious disease specialist weighs in. When the World Health Organization labelled the coronavirus a pandemic earlier this week, reaction...
The kind of people who say ‘if you like freedom so much, why don’t you move to Somalia?’ think that libertarians have been “owned” by the coronavirus. If you oppose the nanny state but want to...
Nobel laureate and Stanford professor of Biology assures Israelis: statistics show the virus is on a downturn. Nobel laureate Michael Levitt, an American-British-Israeli biophysicist who teaches structural biology at Stanford University and spends much of...
As people across the U.S. and the rest of the world contend with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), the research community should be alert to the possibility that it could hit some populations with substance use...