A poster on stay home save lives

Much has changed in the week since my last post.  Total diagnosed cases of COVID-19 in the United States have gone from less than 5,000 to more then 30,000.  Deaths have risen to over 400.  This growth is not unexpected to the doctors, scientists, and epidemiologists who study viral infections.  This is what happens when a dangerous virus that…

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How concerned should you be about COVID-19?

A close-up of person closed his face with mask

How Concerned Should We Be About COVID-19? At this point you are likely familiar with the 2019 novel coronavirus and its disease, COVID-19. The most common questions we hear from patients are, “How serious is this, and how worried should I be?” We are also asked, “Isn’t this just like the flu?” The answers to…

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