Many media stories confuse these two distinct concepts the infectivity in the incubation and the immunity of individuals. They refer to the number of deaths (mortality) or the number of patients in intensive care and then conflate this with infectivity.
by OtandP Healthcare Education and information are key factors in the management of infectious disease. The distinction between the disease and the epidemic is key. During SARS we (more…)
By Shvietta Sethi Today as I look back, I feel a sense of nostalgia for the good old days. The simplicity and the slowness of those days had an endearing quality that we seem to miss in this hyper fast and super connected world.
By Shvietta Sethi I remember speaking with a friend in the late 80’s in my home town of Delhi when 2020 seemed so far away. We wondered what (more…)
By Dr. Anthony Perillo — Wellness involves a delicate balance between one’s physical, emotional, spiritual, intellectual, and social health; or, an active process of becoming aware of and making choices toward a more successful existence.
What is wellness? By Dr. Anthony Perillo Wellness involves a delicate balance between one’s physical, emotional, spiritual, intellectual and social health; or an active process of becoming aware (more…)
Meet the founder of Child Welfare Scheme and hear his reasons for dedicating so much time and energy to child-friendly school projects in Nepal. We are proud of Douglas (more…)
“The suggestion that we can have everything — both encouraging ever-growing material wealth and maintaining a healthy natural environment — is, as the evidence makes clear, impossible and (more…)
New beginnings are the perfect time for setting intentions. Here is a simple and effective exercise you can complete on New Years Day or the full moon or (more…)
Few things say east-meets-west like a Hong Kong second-hand shop. Whatever we’re calling it these days — used, pre-owned, nearly-new, pre-loved — the transient nature of our world (more…)
I am falling in love with Hong Kong all over again. While broadcasters continue to show dark, dramatic images, I have become obsessed with uncovering many human moments (more…)