Saturday, September 19, 2020
Saturday Stories: Considering Risk and Great Fences
Aaron E. Carroll, in The New York Times, with a useful read on how most of us have been considering and responding to risk backwards. Tomá...
Saturday, September 12, 2020
Saturday Stories: COVID Winter, Circular Errors, Mutations, And Obesity
Irfan Dhalla, in The Globe and Mail, on COVID and the rapidly approaching Canadian winter. Ed Yong, in The Atlantic, on the recurrent erro...
Saturday, September 05, 2020
Mark Earnest, in The New England Journal of Medicine, on becoming a plague doctor. James Hamblin, in The Atlantic, on why herd immunity is...
Saturday, August 29, 2020
Saturday Stories: Racist Pulse Oximeters, Convalescent Plasma Politics, Rapid Testing, And Immunity
Amy Moran-Thomas, in Boston Review, on how pulse oximeters, integral to the care of a COVID19 patient, encode systemic racism. Craig Spenc...
Saturday, August 22, 2020
Saturday Stories: 7 Months In, Magical Thinking, Long Haulers, And Weighing Kids In School
Andrew Joseph, Helen Branswell, and Elizabeth Cooney, in STAT, review all that we currently know about COVID-19 and the pressing questions t...
Saturday, August 15, 2020
Saturday Stories: Kids And School, The Immune System, Russian Vaccines, And Sharpies
Zoë Hyde, in a pre-print in The Medical Journal of Australia, with a review article covering what we do and don't know about the risks ...
Saturday, August 08, 2020
Saturday Story: Just One This Week. A Must Read If You Haven't Yet
Ed Yong, in the Atlantic, with the sadly all too believable (yet still unbelievable) story of how SARS-CoV2 defeated America
Tuesday, August 04, 2020
Canada's Obesity In Adults: A Clinical Practice Guideline, Released Today, A Huge Step Forward
I'm proud to have played a small part in the release of today's Obesity In Adults: A Clinical Practice Guideline as it is the first...
Saturday, August 01, 2020
Saturday Stories: Vaccine Reality Check, Early Warning Failure, And Maybe We Should Talk About Ventilation
Sarah Zhang, in The Atlantic, with a vaccine reality check . Grant Robertson, in The Globe and Mail, on how Canada's pandemic early wa...
Saturday, July 25, 2020
Saturday Stories: COVID Orphans, A Must Read Piece, The Currency of Risk, And COVID19 Vaccine Side Effects
Dr. Anna DeForest John Woodrow Cox, in the Washington Post, with a heartbreaking story about 3 coronavirus orphans. Anna DeForest, in ...
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