World MS Day

World MS Day World MS Day unites individuals and organizations from around the world to raise awareness and move us closer to a world free of MS.  In 2009, the Multiple Sclerosis International Federation (MSIF) and its members initiated the first World MS Day. Together we have reached hundreds of thousands of people around the… Continue reading World MS Day

Coronavirus outbreak at Marine Corps boot camp infects dozens of recruits, staff members

Coronavirus outbreak at Marine Corps boot camp infects dozens of recruits, staff members A coronavirus outbreak has infected dozens of Marine recruits and staff members at the service’s East Coast recruit training center, prompting the suspension of additional arrivals for the foreseeable future, defense officials said Monday. The cases at Parris Island, S.C., emerged following… Continue reading Coronavirus outbreak at Marine Corps boot camp infects dozens of recruits, staff members

Maskholes

Maskholes I have heard a number of people tell me that a mask (be it N95 or other types of mask) will not work for this virus, and on the surface they are correct. The problem comes down to size actually. The COVID-19 virus is somewhere around 0.1um or 0.1 micrometres in size. While the… Continue reading Maskholes

Surgical Gloves

Surgical Gloves Alright, time for a little education. For all of you that are wearing surgical gloves but have no clue why this is for you! I will break this down Barney style for you (you know the big purple dinosaur of “I love, You love me, We’re a happy family”… fame), that Barney. The… Continue reading Surgical Gloves

Memorial Day 2020

Memorial Day Memorial Day is a federal holiday in the United States for remembering and honoring the military personnel who died while serving in the United States Armed Forces. Originally known as Decoration Day, it originated in the years following the Civil War and became an official federal holiday in 1971. Many Americans observe Memorial… Continue reading Memorial Day 2020

Fibromyalgia Awareness Day

Fibromyalgia Awareness Day Fibromyalgia is an immobilizing, difficult to manage and not widely known disease which affects many men and women worldwide. It’s a disease which is about seven times as likely to affect women than men, and although it usually is seen in people between the ages of 30 and 50 it can appear… Continue reading Fibromyalgia Awareness Day

Corona Virus (Covid-19)

Corona Virus (Covid-19) I’m pretty sure the world has lost its mind over this. At the time when I wrote this post, there have been 101,583 people world-wide that have contracted this virus out of a total world population of 7.8 billion. There have been 3,460 deaths so far, worldwide. Alright, that isn’t that bad,… Continue reading Corona Virus (Covid-19)

Surgery Day

Surgery Day Wish me luck, it should be a piece of cake, all I have to do is just lay there 🙂