Infection Control


COVID-19 Roundup: Risks Linked to Dining Out;...

Adults Who Tested Positive Twice as Likely to Have Dined at a Restaurant, CDC Study Says Dining at a restaurant, even with social distancing and...

September 18, 2020 / 3 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Higher Risks Linked to Smoking/Vaping;...

Research: Those Who Vape or Smoke Cigarettes are at Higher Risk of COVID-19 Infection, Severe Illness A diagnosis of COVID-19 is up to seven times...

September 11, 2020 / 4 min read


Steroids Can Reduce Risk of Death in...

An analysis of seven worldwide trials has found that corticosteroid drugs can significantly improve survival rates of COVID-19 patients sick enough to be admitted into...

September 10, 2020 / 2 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: Why Men Get Sicker; Face...

Yale Researchers: Here’s Why More Men Than Women Get Sicker from COVID-19 A new study has shed light as to why men are more likely...

September 4, 2020 / 4 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: First Case of Re-Infection; Severe...

World’s First Case of COVID-19 Re-Infection Showed Immune Response, Experts Say The first confirmed case of someone being infected twice with COVID-19 was reported this...

August 28, 2020 / 4 min read


Roundup: Likely Order of COVID Symptoms; Update...

New Study Pinpoints Likely Order of COVID-19’s Symptoms Researchers say there is a likely order in which COVID-19 symptoms first appear. They are fever, cough...

August 21, 2020 / 3 min read


Roundup: COVID-19 Cases in Children Up 40%...

In Late July,  a 40% Increase in Children Testing Positive for COVID-19, Report Finds More than 97,000 children in the U.S. tested positive for COVID-19...

August 14, 2020 / 3 min read


Keeping Up with Immunizations is More Critical...

Whether it’s in person or online, it’s back-to-school time. Making sure children receive the required immunizations before the first bell rings has always been on...

August 10, 2020 / 7 min read


COVID-19 Roundup: CDC Updates Isolation Guidelines; Lingering...

CDC: Most No Longer Infectious With COVID-19 Ten Days After Symptom Onset Mounting evidence is indicating that most people remain infectious with COVID-19 for no...

August 7, 2020 / 3 min read