Just How Accurate Are Those Rapid Test Kits Anyway?

Testing for COVID-19 has taken many twists and turns over nearly the past two years. A new virus showed up on our doorstep, and we had no method to detect or combat it. PCR (polymerase chain reaction) molecular tests are … Continue reading

Remarkable New Progress Being Made To Quickly and Accurately Determine Infection

I have always maintained and written about an effective way to control the spread of the pandemic virus is to have fast, cheap, and easy-to-use tests. For example, a person could test daily after awakening and know before they had … Continue reading

The Gold Standard PCR Testing is Being Discontinued in Less Than Six Months

Many of us have had tests for COVID-19. Maybe you had the swab in the nose test or possibly a blood test. A diagnostic test determines if you currently have a disease. A serology test provides results of antibodies from … Continue reading

Losing Our Minds with Test Results?

Are we losing our minds with rapt attention to the test results? I noticed a headline today that stated one in twenty-two people in the United States has tested positive for COVID-19. What does that really mean? Testing Reality https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/health/2020/12/08/covid-news-britain-vaccine-wyoming-california-donald-trump/6481339002/ … Continue reading