Pandemic

International travel restrictions were a key intervention for slowing COVID-19 spread, study shows

The time has come for DIY mandates on covid

A study of the transmission of COVID-19 variants in Canada and across Canada shows that international travel restrictions were a key intervention to reduce or slow the spread, according to a report published today in eLife. The results suggest that reducing the number of virus imports that can cause domestic outbreaks within a country through …

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The time has come for DIY mandates on covid

The time has come for DIY mandates on covid

Here we are in the grip of another wave of covid-19, yet most people I see behave as if the pandemic is over. And I live in Los Angeles County, whose public health department is possibly one of the most vigilant and proactive in the US. We all have pandemic fatigue. Even the people who …

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Persistent loss of smell due to COVID-19 may better predict long-term cognitive, functional impairment

Persistent loss of smell due to COVID-19 may better predict long-term cognitive, functional impairment

Multiple studies presented today at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference revealed new insights into factors that may predict, augment, or protect against the impact of COVID-19 and the pandemic on memory and thinking skills.® (AAIC®) 2022 in San Diego and virtually. Among the key findings reported at AAIC 2022: A group from Argentina found that …

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