COVID-19 in Pets

COVID-19 Transmission Among Pets

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On April 22, 2020, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Veterinary Services Laboratories (NVSL) announced the first confirmed…

COVID-19 Summer Heat

Will COVID-19 Cases Drop During the Summer?

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As we enter the hot summer months in the U.S., the common thought is we see a reduction of flu-like cases due to a variety of social and environmental changes…

Arizona Testing Blitz

Arizona Announces COVID-19 Testing Blitz

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Governor Doug Ducey and the Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS) has announced a testing blitz initiative to increase the number of Arizonans who have been tested for COVID-19. The…

Empowering our local AZ families on COVID-19

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In today’s episode of “Solving Lifes Next Chapter”, we speak with Andi Ravenscroft, LNHA, CDAL Director of Client Relations with NOD Specialists, and Bernie Wahl with Vikor Scientific biotechnology company;…

Coping With Isolation During COVID-19

Coping With Isolation During COVID-19

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The ongoing directives for social distancing and isolation are causing major disruption in all of our lives.  This is a stressful time that is testing the resiliency and coping skills…

Antibody Testing

What Is Antibody Testing for SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19?

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What is antibody testing? An antibody test, also called a serology test, measures the number of specific antibodies present in the blood when the body is responding to a particular…

COVID Testing Arizona

COVID-19 Testing Expanded in Arizona

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The Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS) has announced new guidelines allowing for expanded testing of COVID-19 throughout the state, but what does this mean for you? Previous guidelines from…

SARS-COV-2

COVID-19, SARS and Coronavirus – What do they mean?

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You probably heard the terms coronavirus and COVID-19 in news reports and from friends and family, but what do they mean and are they the same. Can I use the…

Shelter in Place

Why We Need to Shelter in Place

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We are all getting tired of sheltering in place, and many are beginning to feel that life will never go back to normal. Frustrations over the impact on employment, the…

How to make your own face mask from household items

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Dr. Jerome Adams offers a helpful method to quickly and easily make a multilayered face mask with items that are easily found around the home. The mask you will create is designed to be a fast and simple replacement for other masks that can be purchased. It is not recommended that these masks be used in healthcare settings. However, homemade masks are a good way to prevent the spread of disease if you have to leave your home to perform short, essential activities.

Wearning a Face Mask in Public

Why We Need To Wear a Face Mask in Public

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As we enter the next phase of this pandemic, cloth face coverings are going to become a key part of our everyday lives. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is…

Do Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine Work on COVID-19?

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Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine COVID-19, caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), has caused widespread fear and panic affecting thousands of individuals throughout the world since December 2019.…