COVID19

Hindsight bias suggests that one day you’ll look back on all of this and... lie It’s springtime in the year 2030. You’re looking back at the crash of 2020, the devastation it dealt your portfolio and...
More than 99% of Italy’s coronavirus fatalities were people who suffered from previous medical conditions, according to a study by the country’s national health authority. After deaths from the virus reached more than 2,500, with a...
While Canadians watch unprecedented events unfold surrounding the COVID-19 crisis, the CVA strongly agrees with the need for social distancing. We recognize that it is best for the protection of our citizens and fully support...
Because administrators can’t guarantee all students will have access, some schools call online work ‘enrichment,’ not part of curriculum For all the talk of online learning during shutdowns due to the coronavirus pandemic, many U.S. public school...
Online shaming and intense public pressure are driving a growing number of Calgary businesses to shut their doors entirely during COVID-19. While sit-down restaurants, coffee shops and delis are currently permitted to stay open in Alberta...
“Quarantine shaming” – calling out those not abiding by social distancing rules – is part of a new and startling reality for Americans who must navigate a world of rapidly evolving social norms in the...
Last updated 21 March 2020 — see all updates From: Public Health England Status of COVID-19 As of 19 March 2020, COVID-19 is no longer considered to be a high consequence infectious diseases (HCID) in the UK. The 4...
John P.A. Ioannidis is professor of medicine, of epidemiology and population health, of biomedical data science, and of statistics at Stanford University and co-director of Stanford’s Meta-Research Innovation Center. The current coronavirus disease, Covid-19, has been...
China lied about the outbreak for weeks. Now Beijing has deported Western reporters, and citizens who post uncharitable things are arrested “Everybody knows that pestilences have a way of recurring in the world; yet somehow we...
Could the old generic malaria drug hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil, Sanofi-Aventis, among others), which is also used for the treatment of rheumatic disease, be an essential treatment for COVID-19? This hypothesis, put forward by some, including Professor Didier Raoult of...