Saturday, July 24, 2021
Saturday Stories: UK Virus Factory, Canadian Vaccination Mandates, And Masking While Vaccinated
Philip Ball, in Nature, on how the UK's COVID Freedom Day and dropping of restrictions risks incubating far worse variants that will ris...
Saturday, July 17, 2021
Saturday Stories: Myocarditis, Breakthrough Infections, and Ivermectin Fraud
Jonathan Howard, in Science Based Medicine, explores myocarditis and spin with the mRNA vaccines. Katherine J. Wu, in the Atlantic, on how t...
Saturday, July 10, 2021
Saturday Stories: Kids, New Zealand, And More Kids
Jeremy Samuel Faust, Katie Dickerson Mayes and Céline Gounder, in The New York Times, with more on the risk of COVID to kids and how ultima...
Saturday, July 03, 2021
Saturday Stories: Base Rate Bias, Weight Bias, And The Future of Ventilation
Katelyn Jetelina, in Your Local Epidemiologist, explains base rate bias by way of Israel, Delta, and 50% of cases being found in those alrea...
Saturday, June 26, 2021
Saturday Stories: Vaccinating Kids, Ivermectin, and Novavax
Edward Nirenberg, Daniel A. Freedman, Risa Hoshino, Jonathan Howard, and Alastair McAlpine, in BMJ Blogs, on vaccinating kids vs. COVID. A...
Saturday, June 19, 2021
Saturday Stories: Delta, Ventilation, and Childhood COVID
Jennifer Yang and Kenyon Wallace, in The Toronto Star, on how cities, provinces and countries awash in vaccines can still mess things up if ...
Saturday, June 12, 2021
Saturday Stories: Not Individuals, And Long COVID And Kids
Ed Yong, in The Atlantic, on how health, including during pandemics, cannot be framed as a matter of individual/personal choice. Elizabeth C...
Saturday, June 05, 2021
Saturday Stories: The Finish Line and Microchips
Jessica Smith-Cross, in QP Briefing, on Ontario's (and really everywhere's) COVID finish line . James Heathers, in The Atlantic, po...
Saturday, May 29, 2021
Saturday Stories: The Latest Scary Variant, Systematic Evidence, And Lab Leaks
John Michael McGrath, for TVO, on what we do and don't know about the latest scary variant B.1.617 Hilda Bastian, in her blog Absolutely...
Saturday, May 22, 2021
Saturday Stories: They Were Loved
More than 25,000 Canadians have been lost to COVID-19 (and terrible governance given the bulk of those deaths were preventable), Macleans is...
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