An interactive model prepared by the New York Times (opinion pages) suggests we should be prepared to Shelter in Place for a lot longer than any report on the Mainstream Media (except the one linked below) has, to date, contemplated. This is both short read and a long read. The short read gets you toContinue reading “The Long Haul”
This one is all mine. Do some good – at zero extra cost – when your order your stuff delivered from Amazon! TLDR: Use smile.amazon.com instead of amazon dot com – it might save a charity!
This one has no link. It’s source is my local NextDoor feed, which many won’t be allowed to see. Instead, I’m copying/pasting it here. And I’m only quoting the first portion of a longer post, because I want readers of this to know the easy “trick” to keeping your social distance – anywhere!
Younger adults are large percentage of coronavirus hospitalizations in United States, according to new CDC data Source: Washington Post, Free (paywall suspended on this article), 19 March 2020
This one is simple. If you’re reading this, it’s likely neither you, nor anyone in your family relies on WIC to afford the food needed to feed your family. We need to leave those items on grocery shelves for the people who rely on it. Otherwise, our hording panic buy could end up with theContinue reading “Don't strip the grocery shelves of items marked "WIC"!!!”
Chef Alton Brown explains the food (which in this case is also the medical) science between washing your hands with good, old fashioned bar soap. Then proceeds to demonstrate: ABs Handwashing Tutorial Source: You Tube. Free (might be ads depending on your YouTube membership) 15 March 2020
I really like this one! It gives 4 scenarios for the spread of an imaginary virus under a few different assumptions. VERY informative! Why outbreaks like coronavirus spread exponentially, and how to “flatten the curve”. Source: Washington Post. Free story to all, but other stories may require payment. 14 March 2020
This seems to me to be good common sense. However, the lack of links supporting many of the things said cause me to warn: Be a bit skeptical about this one! Is it safe to eat at a restaurant during the coronavirus outbreak? Source: San Francisco Chronical via Mother Jones email. I don’t know ifContinue reading “Thinking of going out to eat? It might not be as much of a risk as you might think!”
This is a You Tube video showing how Italian neighborhoods are staying connected despite people being restricted to their homes! Coronavirus outbreak: Italian residents join together to sing from balconies during lockdown. Source: YouTube. Free (ad supported) 13 March 2020 A hat tip to one of my NextDoor neighbors for posting this. Since I’m choosingContinue reading “Social Isolation doesn't mean complete isolation!”
For useful covid-19 testing, we need to think outside the box — and outside the ER. Source: The Washington Post. Pay Site, but I think they’ve made Coronavirus content free. 11 March 2020