Read about this young woman’s long term struggle with covid

I just crossed the 4 month mark of being sick w’ #COVID19. I am young, & I was healthy. Dying is not the only thing to worry about. I still have a near-daily fever, loss of cognitive function, essential tremors, GI issues, severe headaches, heartrate of 150+, viral arthritis,heart palpitations, muscle aches, a feeling likeContinue reading “Read about this young woman’s long term struggle with covid”

Post by a teacher about reopening schools

Hi! Welcome to Kindergarten! I’m going to be your teacher, Miss Litten. I know you can’t see me because I’m wearing this mask with a shield over my face. Oh, no, hunny. It’s ok. I’m not scary. I’m smiling at you underneath all of this. Come hold my hand… ummm…nevermind. Let me give you aContinue reading “Post by a teacher about reopening schools”

Covid kills kids with intellectual disabilities at higher rates

https://www.miamiherald.com/news/coronavirus/article243470691.html “Covid kills kids with intellectual disabilities at higher rates. Now, new research shows people with disabilities such as cerebral palsy, Down syndrome and autism are more likely to become infected by and die from COVID-19, especially at younger ages.”

Hadassah doctors crack the cause of fatal corona blood clots

https://m.jpost.com/health-science/hadassah-doctors-crack-the-cause-of-fatal-corona-blood-clots-631681 This seems like a really significant discovery: “The Hadassah team studied more than 700 blood samples from 80 patients who were admitted to the medical center during the first peak of the coronavirus outbreak. The results show that alpha defensin speeds up blood clot formation, which can cause pulmonary embolism, heart attacks and stroke.Continue reading “Hadassah doctors crack the cause of fatal corona blood clots”

Trump Now Has Free Rein to Cook the Books When It Comes to COVID

https://truthout.org/articles/trump-now-has-free-rein-to-cook-the-books-when-it-comes-to-covid/ ‪This is terrifying. Anyone else think Trump is going to reduce the infection numbers, so businesses & schools will open? “The Trump administration has ordered hospitals to bypass the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and send all Covid-19 patient information to a central database in Washington beginning on Wednesday.”