1/ TEN SCIENTIFIC REASONS IN SUPPORT OF AIRBORNE TRANSMISSION OF SARS-CoV-2
Peer-reviewed publication in
An honor to have collaborated in multidisciplinary team across medicine, infectious diseases, epidemiology, aerosol science, sociologyhttps://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(21)00869-2/fulltext …
¿Desinfectar las compras?: 5 prácticas contra el coronavirus que resultaron no ser tan efectivas
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Workers who are food insecure 1.9x more likely to be unvaccinated. It may be that they have not had a chance to get vaccinated because they are working hard to provide food for themselves & their families. Bringing vaccines to workplaces could helppic.twitter.com/7DhLekKxHw
Everyone should be paying attention to the fact that the Western United States is a tinderbox ready to go up in flames. This fire season has the potential to be the most devastating in our nation’s history. The climate crisis is here, and we're living it.https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2021/06/11/climate/california-western-drought-map.html …
Trying to decided whether vaccines are safe and effective? You could look to the 96% of doctors who got vaccinated Or you could listen to some random dude on the internet who is sure these vaccines cause your toes to fall off and is selling his self-published book to prove ithttps://twitter.com/ForbesScience/status/1404619309058568193 …
Today, a cashier WAS KILLED because she asked someone to wear a mask. This is the confluence of our country’s worst instincts - misinformation, firearms, & unbridled anger.https://www.ajc.com/news/breaking-3-injured-including-deputy-in-shooting-at-dekalb-mall/S2VVGO7OJVC6LHBESJGTMT2JHI/?outputType=amp …
Why should Covid19 vaccination be required among hospital employees?
- Helps the employee
- Helps patients
- Helps co-workers
- Helps public health
This really shouldn't be that hard. Latest: https://blogs.jwatch.org/hiv-id-observations/index.php/the-time-for-hospitals-to-require-covid-19-vaccination-among-employees-is-now/2021/06/14/ … h/t
OUT TODAY! We identified the major sources of air pollution and the impact on human health in 21 regions, 204 countries, and 200 sub-national regions. Major findings: 1) over 1 million deaths from fossil fuel-related air pollution emissions (27% of global total)... (1/n)https://twitter.com/NatureComms/status/1404523417827696648 …
We can add a courtroom to the list of venues with well-characterized outbreaks demonstrating airborne transmission. People were distanced and unmasked, broken ventilation system, 3 hours. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/ina.12866 … Cat lawyer by Zoom is safer.pic.twitter.com/ywFHirvQEy
How did the media cover one of the best days in ages for the climate? Oh.https://heated.world/p/may-26-was-good-the-news-made-it …
@UCSF) Chronicles, Day 453
1/ I know everybody’s sick of playing 3-dimensional Covid chess. Sorry, but the Delta variant forces us back to the chess board. Ergo, this .
If you’re fully vaxxed, I wouldn’t be too worried, especially if you’re in a highly vaxxed region.
SARS 1 - 2003, below comment from authors in an article published on 10th anniversary. So, SARS2 - 2020, I should expect something in 2030? https://academic.oup.com/cid/article/58/5/683/365793 …pic.twitter.com/Kyoai64DPK
@JenniferKShea McDonald says more needs to be done to address airborne transmission of COVID-19. We ask her:
What needs to be done?
How do we do it and where?
What does this mean for reopening businesses and back to school in the Fall?
Este artículo de 3 páginas (traducido al español) sintetiza la evidencia científica de que el virus del SARS-CoV-2 se transmite por respirar pequeñas partículas que contienen el virus. Entender cómo se transmite la enfermedad es un paso muy importante para aprender a protegernos.https://twitter.com/jljcolorado/status/1404082789704679426 …
Many countries no longer have large measles outbreaks because that virus was eliminated with vaccination. We can eliminate COVID-19 the same way, and also with the use of measures like mask use and social distancing while we wait for the vaccination programme to be complete.
1/2 Actually I write about this in my
@PLOSBiology essay, “antiscience kills” drawing parallels between Soviet era persecution of bioscientists and the current US aggression from the GOP and political right against our biomedical science community, targeting ushttps://twitter.com/alfonslopeztena/status/1404202991213760515 …