Avoiding Anxiety During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Avoiding Anxiety During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The news is constantly telling you the number of infections locally and worldwide. Store shelves are bare and authorities are shutting down schools, businesses and more. It is getting harder and harder to stay calm and anxiety-free. It IS possible to lessen your anxiety and to maintain good mental health with these facts “It’s Okay…

Questions Answered About the Coronavirus – Part 2

Questions Answered About the Coronavirus – Part 2

As more and more coronavirus cases are confirmed worldwide as well as here in Michigan, I’m answering specific patient questions about COVID-19. Question From Jane Arnett – “Why are we shutting everything down and staying in our homes when we don’t do that for the flu? Is this that much more contagious?” In short, yes…

Questions Answered About the Coronavirus – Part 1

Questions Answered About the Coronavirus – Part 1

A lot of folks are feeling fear and uncertainty as the coronavirus continues to spread worldwide. Ten days ago, Michigan had two cases of the coronavirus. Now, we have over 300, and three people have died. Here I’ll answer specific patient questions regarding coronavirus. Question From Kris: “Can the Coronavirus Spread on Cash?” Recent research…

Kids and COVID-19 Transmission, Your Mental Health, and False Coronavirus Tips

Kids and COVID-19 Transmission, Your Mental Health, and False Coronavirus Tips

A small study in China found that children can shed the coronavirus even after their symptoms are gone. They tested negative for the virus. Out of 745 babies and children who came into close contact with confirmed coronavirus patients, only 10 tested positive for the virus. Through fecal testing and standard testing techniques, researchers discovered…

Coronavirus Update: Two Dozen New Coronavirus Cases Reported in the US

Coronavirus Update: Two Dozen New Coronavirus Cases Reported in the US

Two people have now died from the coronavirus in the United States, both in the state of Washington. Both patients were male had underlying health conditions; and one was in his 50s while the other was in his 70s. However, one of these cases poses an immediate threat to others at his place of residence. The man…