Tag: covid

Everyone is getting covid including our double boosted president; Some thoughts of wisdom from Dr. C.

Everyone is getting covid including our double-boosted president; Some thoughts of wisdom from Dr. C. Covid, you can run, mask, boost but apparently cannot hide from this ever-changing virus.   The good news is that most of us get a bad cold and then get over it. Unlike many other viruses, this one is more carefully studied and tracked by the scientific community due to the original pandemic version of the virus. It seems that those who never got covid are getting it in mass including those who were boosted, masked, and did everything the experts recommended. Boris Johnson and even Read More »

Cold, covid and flu season? Some thoughts from Dr. C.

Cold, covid, and flu season? Some thoughts from Dr. C. Cold and flu season is typically from December through February.   This year, 2021 things are different. In the Northeast, where we live, reports from two months ago were saying that this was going to be one of the worst Flu seasons, although current data shows us that the Flu is the least of our worries.  This, as I reported earlier this year is likely due to fewer people doing international travel and the newer strains people are being vaccinated against are not coming to the USA. It is also true Read More »

Becoming ill from Covid19 may be determined by the dosage you get from someone else according to the NY Times.

Becoming ill from Covid19 may be determined by the dosage you get from someone else according to the NY Times. This past week the Governor of NJ said that the transmission of Covid19 had become much slower than before, with a less than 1 to 1 transmission between people which was previously reported at 5 to 1.  What that means is that fewer people are infecting others. Who is infected vs. who actually feels ill may be determined by the amount of the virus which we now know is transmitted in the air.   Wearing masks and keeping our distance may Read More »