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Travel During Covid-19: Exposure Risk On Different Modes of Transportation

Many of us are itching to get back to traveling. It’s been a long year of canceled, postponed, or never-planned vacations, family visits, get-togethers, and other occasions that normally would’ve called for socialization and celebration but had to be reconsidered to help curb the number of infections during the pandemic. While most of us have […]

Cold, Flu & Covid-19 Defense: Healthy Habits to Practice Now

Cold, Flu & Covid-19 Defense: Healthy Habits to Practice Now

This year, the risk of the regular cold and flu season is exacerbated by Covid-19. This is the second in a series of two articles to help you manage your health this season. Our first article gave a more detailed background on the compounded risk we currently face, and shared tips on how to make […]

Back to School Safety Tips

Back to School Safety Tips: Parents, Teachers, and School Administrators

Reopening schools during a pandemic has brought to light a unique set of concerns related to the risk of transmission and infection among students and staff, and everyone with whom they come into contact. In this article, we offer tips for parents, school administrators, teachers, and onsite staff based on current guidelines and recommendations to reopening K-12 schools issued by leading academic, healthcare, and government organizations.

Can air pollution exacerbate Covid-19?

Can Air Pollution Exacerbate Covid-19?

As the Covid-19 pandemic continues, scientists are tirelessly investigating what factors might make people more vulnerable to infection. One intriguing possibility is air pollution, specifically inhalable particles smaller than 2.5 micrometers in diameter (PM2.5). This type of pollution has