When Are We Going to Be Talking About a Post Pandemic World?

It has been slightly over a month since I wrote about the pandemic virus. Unfortunately, headlines generally support another surge plowing through those few unvaccinated people – sooner than later. The headline that attracted my attention today told us that … Continue reading

Confused About Natural Immunity in Today’s World?

A person becomes infected with a disease. The body’s immune system responds accordingly. Over time, hopefully, you will survive the disease and have an everyday life again. Your immune system has a vivid memory of that live pathogen that attacked … Continue reading

How Can We Scare People with Good News and a Bright Future?

I was trolling through the news headlines today to determine what to write about. One news article caught my attention – “In warning to U.S., COVID rates soar after Denmark lifts all restrictions.” I knew Denmark had lifted most if … Continue reading

Is the Boogie Man Trying to Frighten Us Again?

Another day, another variant. Viruses mutate often. Many times, the variant fades away because it cannot sustain itself. Other times, many people become infected, and the virus lives to see another day. India was one of the first countries to … Continue reading

A New Blood Test Can Detect Glaucoma 15 Times Better Than Current Methods

Some people have pressure inside the eye increase to a level that damages the optic nerve. It is called glaucoma and can leave you blind if not treated promptly. Unfortunately, when not treated and blindness occurs, it cannot be reversed. … Continue reading

Are Two Doses of the Pandemic Vaccine Really Needed?

Some vaccines are effective with a single dose and last for years before needing a booster shot. Others, like anthrax, require multiple doses to establish baseline effectiveness against disease. I received three of the five doses of anthrax vaccine before … Continue reading

How Soon Before We Cross the Line of Herd Immunity?

Over one-half of the citizens of England have received at least one dose of the coronavirus vaccine. Is the United States almost there? Does that mean herd immunity is around the corner, or is there no visible light at the … Continue reading

Pandemic Vaccine Suspended in 16 European Countries

The AstraZeneca vaccine has been put on hold in Europe and other countries. Germany is the latest country to halt the use of AstraZeneca’s vaccine. The Problem https://www.yahoo.com/news/merkels-government-war-over-astrazeneca-115706682.html. A few dozen people have developed blood clots out of over 17 … Continue reading

Is the UK Virus Mutation a Real Concern?

Viruses mutate. It happens all the time. The SARS-CoV-2 virus responsible for COVID-19 has mutated over a thousand times according to some researchers. Should we be concerned? Latest Mutation in the News https://www.healthline.com/health-news/why-you-shouldnt-freak-out-about-the-new-strain-of-covid-19 Over one thousand new cases of COVID-19 … Continue reading

Vaccine Reaction Problems on First Day in the United Kingdom

The United Kingdom started with problems on the first day of vaccinating people for COVID-19. Two people are reported as having serious side effects. Vaccine Headline https://www.newsmax.com/world/globaltalk/britain-allergic-reaction-coronavirus-vaccine/2020/12/09/id/1000688/ Two people had adverse allergic reactions to the Pfizer-BioNTech’s coronavirus vaccine in England. … Continue reading