Questions and Answers on Coronavirus Infection and the COVID-19 Pandemic

Questions and Answers on Coronavirus Infection and the COVID-19 Pandemic (My Preventive Health LLC for Gastroenterology And Nutrition Clinics PC) 1. Question: What is Coronavirus? Answer: Corona virus is an RNA virus that normally lives in bats. Is a member of the SARS family of viruses, that cause Severe Acute Respiratory distress Syndrome or “SARS”. […]

What You Need to Know About COVID-19

What are the COVID-19 Symptoms? Symptoms range from a mild cough to pneumonia. Patients may experience fever; flu-like symptoms such as coughing, sore throat, and fatigue; and shortness of breath. In severe cases, there can be more serious progression including respiratory distress and fatal organ failure. How does the virus spread?According to the CDC, COVID-19 […]

New coronavirus stable for hours on surfaces

SARS-CoV-2 stability similar to original SARS virus. What is Coronavirus? The virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is stable for several hours to days in aerosols and on surfaces, according to a new study from National Institutes of Health, CDC, UCLA and Princeton University scientists in The New England Journal of Medicine. The scientists found […]

HPV Discussion and FAQ

Questions & Answers on HPV (Human Papilloma Virus) vaccine Dr. Edward Layne and Dr. Stephanie K. Dilsuk (Commentary to follow by Dr. Dr. John D. Cochran, Pathologist and Dr. Earl G. Long, Infectious Diseases consultant) HPV summary: Conclusion: the “Human Papilloma Virus” commonly referred to as “HPV” is the most common cause of cervical cancer […]