If nothing else, the Covid-19 crisis has made glaringly plain just how hollow America’s claims to being the “best country in the world” have become. We now have a federal government that has gone from outright denial and misinformation to floundering incompetence, directed by a president who still won’t declare a national stay-at-home order to slow a pandemic that by… 975 palabras más
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Stresses use of cloth coverings, not medical grade, for ordinary people.
The CDC is now recommending that everyone should wear a cloth face covering when out in public places to protect others in case they are unknowingly infected with the virus. 452 palabras más
The Covid-19 is taking its toll on the global economy. Across the world supply chains have been disrupted as businesses lock down and governments flounder about to redirect resources towards the healthcare sector. 1.023 palabras más
Obesity is common, serious, and costly. The prevalence of obesity was 39.8 and affected about 93.3 million of US adults in 2015~2016. Obesity-related conditions include heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes and certain types of cancer that are some of the leading causes of preventable, premature death. 321 palabras más
The power of nature is not unknown to anyone today. It could be challenged, tested, controlled, tamed; but only to a certain extent. We, collectively as the human society, have always been testing this extent – the limits of manipulating nature, its elements and forces, to benefit our societies. 660 palabras más