WILL VACCINES FOR SARS-CoV-2 SAVE THE DAY?

A third virus surge is on in the U.S.    Winter is here and people are enclosed more often.  This gives SARS-CoV-2 a much better chance to spread among us. As several manufactures close in toward the end of their phase 3 (final phase) COVID-19 vaccine clinical trials, anticipation grows.   The FDA and its advisory board … More WILL VACCINES FOR SARS-CoV-2 SAVE THE DAY?

Be Prepared…We Are in For the Long Haul with COVID-19

As I write this blog we have been focused on the elections, our problems with racism, hurricanes, and fires. I have looked at the SARS-COV-2 infection patterns in Europe and the numbers do not look good. As the graph below shows, the UK has a significant rise in infections in late September and early October. … More Be Prepared…We Are in For the Long Haul with COVID-19

Getting Back to School in The Age of COVID-19

This information refers only to K-12 education.  The best place for children to get their education and further their development is in a structured environment in school. They can still be safe if the correct procedures are in place and monitored regularly.  Nothing is a 100% guarantee, but lots of information exists suggesting that children … More Getting Back to School in The Age of COVID-19

Coping with COVID-19

The Text Below is Taken from the CDC Web Site (July 1, 2020) Consult your Health Professional for more information. Pandemics can be stressful The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic may be stressful for people. Fear and anxiety about a new disease and what could happen can be overwhelming and cause strong emotions in adults … More Coping with COVID-19

Interferon- Can It Help Cure Coronavirus Infection – A Double-Edged Sword

First what is Interferon (IFN)?  There are three types of IFN.  This post will focus on the IFN that the body typically makes when it encounters a virus.  This is known as type I IFN.  Yes, thankfully cells that are infected with virus start to make IFN and the IFN then seeks out uninfected cells … More Interferon- Can It Help Cure Coronavirus Infection – A Double-Edged Sword