With COVID-19 cases rising in more than half of the states, the next two weeks are critical for stopping a spike in cases. An epidemiologist reminds us to get back to the basics now.
June 24, 2020 • ~6 min
The method could help give surgeons more feedback about how close they are to soft tissue during robot-assisted surgery, researchers say.
April 30, 2020 • ~7 min
Misuse of common cleaning products or hand sanitisers can lead to antimcrobial resistance in bacteria.
April 17, 2020 • ~6 min
A Hungarian obstetrician was the first to nail down the importance of handwashing to stop the spread of infectious disease.
April 14, 2020 • ~8 min
Viruses live on doorknobs and phones and can get you sick – smart cleaning and good habits can help protect you
The coronavirus, like many infectious diseases, can live and spread on inanimate objects in the world around us. An epidemiologist explains how and gives some advice on how to minimize the risk.
March 17, 2020 • ~7 min
With shelves cleared of hand sanitiser, many people are starting to to make their own.
March 16, 2020 • ~5 min
Many homeless people already have compromised immune systems. They are targets -- and conduits -- for COVID-19.
March 13, 2020 • ~8 min
Most commercial hand sanitizers are mainly alcohol, but forget about hitting the liquor store and mixing your own.
March 13, 2020 • ~4 min
It needs to contain at least 60% alcohol content to be effective.
March 13, 2020 • ~5 min
"We found that children who had been coded at some point with physical abuse were more likely to have also been brought in for treatment of a fingertip injury."
Feb. 13, 2020 • ~2 min