Wednesday, August 12, 2020

How to Talk to Kids About COVID-19

Kids are very intuitive and observant – sometimes even more-so than adults. In fact, when something is wrong, they may even be the first...

How to Differentiate Between COVID-19 and Allergies

Spring is here and so is allergy season, but with COVID-19 also in full effect (and despite the decreased number of cases being reported...

Clinic and Emergency Room Visits During COVID-19

One of the most common concerns that people have as a result of COVID-19 is whether or not it is still considered safe to...

Coronavirus: Your Questions Answered

One of the biggest problems when it comes to outbreaks of certain illnesses and diseases is social media. While it can certainly be a...

How to Stay Safe as Our Province Reopens

While COVID-19 should still be considered a risk in all of our communities, many provinces in Canada, including right here in British Columbia, have...

Can Face Masks Cause Acne?

In addition to taking certain precautions, such as washing our hands with soap and water regularly and practicing physical distancing, face masks have also...

Cleaning and Disinfecting During COVID-19

Along with taking all of the necessary precautions that we know we need to take, such as physical distancing (including keeping at least 2...

Communicable Diseases

A communicable disease is one that is spread from person to person through a few different ways. For example, depending on the type of...

COVID-19: Where Does British Columbia Go from Here?

If the numbers are any indicator (and judging by the new models that were recently released by the Ministry of Health this week), then...

Why B.C.’s Curve is No Longer Flat

The first case of COVID-19 in British Columbia was announced on January 28th, 2020. By late April and into May, we began to see...