Today I’ve decided I’m done being nice and kindly asking people to wear masks. We’re way past the point where society should tolerate endangering behavior from the few. The mutations, the deaths, the economic crisis, this could all have been avoided had the freedom of the few to be ignorant not been treated like it…… Continue reading It’s time for zero tolerance on mask ignorance
Should we be worried about Coronavirus mutations?
I mentioned it briefly yesterday, but today we’re wading in on what we know about Coronavirus mutations, if they affect the effectiveness of our vaccines, if they make the virus more deadly, and if these mutations are common. What do we know about Coronavirus mutations? Are Coronavirus mutations common? Let’s start with the basics. Every…… Continue reading Should we be worried about Coronavirus mutations?
Should I wear a mask after getting the COVID-19 vaccine?
Wearing a mask after getting vaccinated against COVID-19 – everyone is asking – is it still necessary? We’ll dig into this today, especially in the light of the emergency use approval for a second vaccine and (more to come on this tomorrow) the discovery of a mutated COVID-19 virus in London. We can probably all…… Continue reading Should I wear a mask after getting the COVID-19 vaccine?
Can you get COVID and the flu?
People put in a lot of effort to push for vaccination every year when the flu season rolls around, but we’re seeing an even larger effort this year in light of COVID-19. Want to know why? That’s what I’m here for. It’s probably not a surprise that medical professionals are recommending the flu vaccine for…… Continue reading Can you get COVID and the flu?
COVID-19 Vaccine: When can you get vaccinated, and what will it be like?
It’s a huge day in the United States because it’s the day the Electoral College casts their votes in the presidential election, but also, front line workers around the nation will be punching the clock this morning and receiving the first American doses of the COVID 19 vaccine. There’s a lot to digest, so I’ll…… Continue reading COVID-19 Vaccine: When can you get vaccinated, and what will it be like?