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Long Reads

Rudford’s Restaurant Diner Deserves to Perish

Fighting public health measures has only extended and worsened the pandemic. Continue readingRudford’s Restaurant Diner Deserves to Perish

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Science

Contact Tracing

While only as good as the number of users opted in, contact tracing apps can help identify people at risk of COVID-19 exposure. Continue readingContact Tracing

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Short Reads

First in the Room, Back of the Line

Despite seeing every patient, residents and fellows are being overlooked by COVID-19 vaccine plans. Continue readingFirst in the Room, Back of the Line

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Long Reads

Places Lost to COVID-19

A list of places I liked that have fallen to COVID-19. Continue readingPlaces Lost to COVID-19

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Healthcare Workers During COVID-19

I spent a lot of time trying to find the original source for this drawing to give appropriate credit. The artist signed it but I wasn’t able to read the name well enough at this…Continue readingHealthcare Workers During COVID-19

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Masks and Breathing

Here’s a nice anecdotal follow-up to those mask objections I wrote about. Remember, even if it did demonstrate that a mask “cut oxygen levels,” that is not the same order of magnitude of problem as…Continue readingMasks and Breathing

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Matter Science

Objections to Prevention

A rundown of objections to COVID-19 prevention strategies, and why those objections are wrong.Continue readingObjections to Prevention

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Matter Science

Rule In, Rule Out

Looking at false positives, false negatives, and what that means for COVID-19 testing.Continue readingRule In, Rule Out