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I just don’t get it

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So this is the 2nd week in which COVID-19 cases have stayed dramatically higher than in previous months in the province of BC. Why? In part because of increased testing, of course. But also in part, because a much larger number of people have become (and continue to become) infected because this virus is clearly […]

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Don’t fly if you don’t have to

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So I’m sure you’ve seen it cuz it was everywhere: A highly-hyped study concluding that flying is not only safe in this COVID-19 era, it’s safer (in terms of preventing you from coronavirus infection) than nearly every other routine activity you can think of such as grocery-shopping, for example. But as I pointed out earlier, […]

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Smokers die earlier. Period.

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If you’re a smoker, you know, I’m sure, that smoking is linked to poorer outcomes with COVID-19: More infections, worse prognosis compared to non-smokers Just common sense, I think. But just in case you needed any extra motivation in this very strange era to quit smoking, here’s a new study that shows quite starkly that […]