Tag Archives: Covid-19

COVID-19: Scientists revised incubation period to 7.7 days

The average incubation period for COVID-19 may be longer than a week, according to new data from more than 1,000 people who contracted the new coronavirus in Wuhan, China. The incubation period of a disease is the time between infection and the emergence of symptoms. Although it varies from person to person, understanding the average […]

What causes fatigue, and how to recover?

Fatigue is more than just tiredness. Fatigue can make it hard to get out of bed in the morning and prevent a person from fulfilling their daily tasks. Physical and mental fatigue are different, but they often occur together. Repeated physical exhaustion can lead to mental fatigue over time. Poor sleep, particularly when it occurs […]

Physical distancing and wearing face masks is much effective of Covid-19

A new study provides the best available evidence for key ways of reducing SARS-CoV-2 transmission. A new meta-analysis, which brings together a significant amount of research on SARS-CoV-2 and related coronavirus protection, provides the best available evidence for physical distancing, mask use, and eye protection. Until randomized controlled trials are conducted and can offer a […]

Can people get COVID-19 twice?

Despite the growing body of research on the novel coronavirus, one question that may concern many people is whether they can get COVID-19 twice. In this article, we take a look at the research to try to determine whether a person can get COVID-19 more than once. Reinfection Anthony Fauci, MD, the Director of the […]

COVID-19 effecting Air Quality in two ways!

A recent satellite analysis suggests that the COVID-19 lockdown is reducing two pollutants but increasing another. With so many people working from home or sheltering in place, a reduction in automobile emissions is one potentially positive outcome of the pandemic, even if it is temporary. The American Geophysical Union’s journal Geophysical Research Letters recently published […]

How to effectively disinfect Covid masks at home…

Researchers conclude that homemade masks and some medical masks can withstand simple disinfection without significantly reducing their effectiveness. A new study has found that disinfecting homemade masks by heating them may not significantly reduce their effectiveness — and that some medical masks can undergo this process and still be effective. The research, published in the […]

Loss of smell and taste could be symptoms of COVID-19: New study identifies

A new study looking at the data of people who tested positive for COVID-19 backs up recent claims that the loss of the senses of smell and taste can be a symptom of the disease. Earlier this month, preliminary findings in a preprint started making headlines because they suggested that the list of possible COVID-19 […]