On my first day of medical school, the dean said, "I have some good news and some bad news. The good news is that least half of what you're about to learn is right. The bad news is that we don't know which half."
Each day we move closer to evidence-based answers to these pressing questions:
Over the past few days I've seen a shift in focus from protecting individuals to protecting the PUBLIC GOOD. For most healthy people the most pressing question may well be
It's clear that we're in this together. Your actions impact you, your family and your community.
To help you make better choices, here are today's best answers to a few frequently-asked questions coming my way.
Why is COVID-19 So Worrisome?
How Do You Get—And Recover From—Viral Respiratory Illnesses?
Our environment is filled with disease-causing germs.
Why doesn’t EVERYBODY get sick?
Think of your immune system as your own personal homeland security system. Its job is to keep you healthy.
Think of COVID-19 as a viral terrorists. Their goal is to invade your body—primarily through your eyes, mouth and nose— hijack the cellular machinery of your own body and turn your cells into virus-producing factories. The viruses have mechanisms to trigger coughs and sneezes, which allow the virus-laden droplets to infect the next person.
You don’t remain sick with a cold or flu forever. Your immune system swings into action, eliminating the virus from your body.
This explains why the viral illnesses pose the greatest risk those with compromised immune systems like the elderly and those with underlying illnesses.
How Do You Stay Healthy and Become Part of the Solution?
Simple steps are highly effective. At the risk of sounding like a broken record....
You see the epidemic of fear as investors navigate the "COVID-19 Bear Market." This is a time of opportunity for advisors who want to work with more doctor clients.
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