All Hands on Deck to Protect against Coronavirus

  • Covering mouth and nose when coughing and sneezing (Healthy Hacks⁺ #3)
  • Thoroughly cooking meat and eggs (Healthy Hack⁺ #4)
  • Avoiding close contact with anyone showing symptoms of respiratory illness such as coughing and sneezing” (Healthy Hack⁺ #5)
  1. It is very challenging to wear face masks for long periods of time, and may impose its own health risks!
  2. Health care specialists go through annual training on how to properly fit the N95 respirator around the nose, cheeks, and chin to ensure wearers don’t breathe around the edges.
  1. The Lancet has put together a comprehensive Coronavirus Resource Centre “to assist health workers and researchers working under challenging conditions to bring this outbreak to a close.”
  2. A research paper published in Jama about the epidemiology and characteristics of the Coronavirus.
  3. A research paper published in the NEJM by Chinese researchers about the Novel Coronavirus from Patients with Pneumonia in China
  4. Real-time online tracker of the spread of the coronavirus by John Hopkins CSSE
  5. In-depth statistics by WorldOMeter on the number of infected people and the number of deaths

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Ron Gutman

Ron Gutman

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Inventor, investor, serial technology & healthcare entrepreneur, Stanford lecturer. Constant learning smiling and caring for others help me remain an optimist