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  1. Denmark becomes first EU country to lift all Covid-19 restrictions
  2. This essay has turned out to be one of the most difficult ones I’ve ever written and, hopefully, will ever have to write. It has been difficult not only because it requires ruminating on the devastation that is the Coronavirus Disease 2019, but also...
  3. tnbutterfly - Mary

    Coronavirus (COVID-19): We Want to Hear from You

    The Coronavirus/COVID-19 has been all over the news since its appearance in Wuhan, China in December. Eleven cities in China have been locked down and travel restrictions imposed on tens of millions of people in an attempt to contain the spread of t...
  4. Several months ago, an article was published by J. Bart Classen, MD The link to the article is here: COVID-19 RNA Based Vaccines and the Risk of Prion Disease A year ago, we were learning more about the virus itself (for example, why was ...
  5. Healthy newborn ... Read in entirety: Partially Vaccinated Mom Passed Antibodies to Baby
  6. Superb communication skills and lifelong infectious disease public health advocacy helped Dr. Fauci win this award. Karen ABC News 2/15/2021 Fauci wins $1 million Israeli prize for 'defending science'
  7. Penandpaper

    Reluctant Heroes: Thoughts On COVID-19

    It’s hard to believe that it’s been seven months since the coronavirus disease was declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization (World Health Organization [WHO], 2020). Working in New York, when I first heard rumblings about COVID-19, I could...
  8. adventure_rn

    Coronavirus and Intubation Question

    I have a question regarding intubation and figured I'd ask you folks, the airway experts. Our hospital policies for COVID-19 isolation have been rolled out, and they repeatedly state that extra precautions need to be taken during "aerosol-generating ...
  9. NY Times graph on US spread of COVID19

    Watch How the Coronavirus Spread Across the United States
  10. List: The 50 State Hotlines for Covid-19

    Coronavirus Hotlines - USA
  11. Just read this on Politico and had to share with you folks! https://www.politico.com/news/2020/04/15/dialysis-kidney-coronavirus-188840 Coincidentally, I used to be both a medical ICU RN and then an acute hemodialysis RN! I literally laughed when I r...
  12. My family had a rough Winter after moving to Wisconsin last year; adenovirus, common cold, stomach flu, influenza A & B strains, and now this. About 7 days ago the entire family came down with flu-like symptoms Mixed with cold symptoms. Very weir...
  13. Read in its entirety: Coronavirus symptoms usually take 5 days to appear, study says
  14. Crises Pay

    I am a travel nurse between contracts, thought I'd jump on some of this Crises pay, but be aware That some of the large cities housing is impossible to find but if you happen to find it, it is higher than your pay, so I've been asking who is respond...
  15. Vent with coronavirus

    Hello all, To all ICU nurse's, my friend is desperate ! Her husband is 42 yrs old and diagnosed with coronavirus, placed on moderate ventilation in their local ICU 3 days ago, she wants to know what questions should she be asking to find out if he'...
  16. Family member being tested?

    I live with my boyfriend. Yesterday he developed a cough which I assumed was just allergies. Told him to take some Claritin didn't think too much of it since he hasn't been out of the house much or anything like that. Overnight he developed a fever a...
  17. Covid treatment at my area hospitals... Philadelphia Inquirer 10/03/2020 Hospital coronavirus treatment has changed. Here’s what it looks like now in Philadelphia.
  18. News hasn't picked up allnurses reports that nurses being furloughed, new grads unable to find work due to decreased surgery's/hospital income, decreased orientation staff??? ABC News 11/02/2020 Hospitals competing for nurses as US corona...
  19. Read this, from BBC News: Millions go back into lockdown around the world Mask mandates in Western countries! Can you believe it? In places like Iran they have "morality police" who harass women wearing clothing deemed too 'un-Islamic' and not coveri...
  20. DELCO TImes 7/12/20 Widener launches free virtual course on coronavirus https://www.delcotimes.com/lifestyle/widener-launches-free-virtual-course-on-coronavirus/article_858ef28c-c2d6-11ea-971a-dff9892a6d55.html? Widener signup: https://lifelonglea...
  21. My hospital has one. Obviously he’s on airborne and contact precautions. I was wondering what your hospitals protocol on ruling it out is? I haven’t extensively read my facility’s policy yet but I know that they haven’t actually even tested for the ...
  22. hppygr8ful

    This just got very real for me!

    So as I mentioned I initially treated the news coming of china and some people's reactions as "Chicken Little" nonsense. I still paid attention as the virus began to pop up in the US. When the recommendation to wear masks came about I dug out an N95 ...
  23. CDC update of COVID-19 cases in the U.S. as of May 25, 2020 (Compared to yesterday's data) This is so surreal. Entirety: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) - Cases in the U.S.
  24. There are conflicting reports. The CDC doesn't say it's airborne yet there was some Chinese research that says it is. Bill DiBlasio in his latest update said that if someone infected is in a room and leaves the virus is not going to be in the air....
  25. So there goes the herd immunity theory......