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Death Rates Among COVID-19 Patients are Plummeting According to Two New Peer-Reviewed Studies – Dr. David Samadi

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Dr. David Samadi - While most of the mainstream media continues to fret over the coronavirus as if there is no light at the end of the tunnel,...

  • While most of the media continues to fret over COVID-19 as if there is no light at the end of the tunnel, two new studies, shared in a recent article NPR, are showing a precipitous drop in mortality among those hospitalized with COVID-19. https://t.co/rdEoYla3yC

Facemasks as a COVID-19 barrier: a window into the overlooked experience of chronic dyspnoea?

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The Lancet Respiratory Medicine - The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in the widespread use of facemasks globally. Facemasks contribute to the protection against contamination of the people wearing them...

Virology, transmission, and pathogenesis of SARS-CoV-2

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The BMJ - ### What you need to know Since the emergence of SARS-CoV-2 in December 2019, there has been an unparalleled global effort to characterise the...

  • Mainstream media: “Masks stop the spread of coronavirus!” Reality: Staying home while sick stops the spread of coronavirus. From recent BMJ article...very short window (1-2 days) where viral load is large enough to be contagious before symptom onset. https://t.co/J3oeT5m8ji https://t.co/J3oeT5m8ji

Modeling COVID-19 scenarios for the United States

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Nature Medicine - A modeling study using case and mortality data from the first 8 months of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States explores five potential...

  • When people wear masks, it reduces likelihood of spreading Covid if they're an asymptomatic or pre-symptomatic carrier. A new @Nature study finds if 85% of Americans wore masks, we would save 95,000 people. Greater adherence to masking will reduce spread. https://t.co/spe3BnXwMT

The US just recorded its highest single-day rise in COVID-19 infections since the pandemic began

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SBS News - The number of new COVID-19 cases reported in the United States on Friday is the highest on record, health data...

We did it! It’s been 100 days since AWH recorded a positive COVID case

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The Border Mail - The health service has warned residents not to get...

The Journal of Graduate Medical Education - Article Citation: Ross Merkin, Ariel Kruger, Gaurav Bhardwaj, Grace Kajita, Lauren Shapiro, and Benjamin T. Galen (2020) Internal Medicine Resident Work Absence During the...

COVID-19 Diagnostics: How Do Saliva Tests Compare to Swabs?

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The Scientist Magazine® - From hospitals and college campuses to remote villages in French Guiana, scientists have pit the two approaches against one other. See which one comes...