Tentative School Reopening Guidance

Carmel Schools released preliminary info on how to prep students for possibly returning to school amid the ongoing Corona pandemic. These guidances includes *Teach and model for your children how to maintain social distancing [of 6 feet] and use of a face covering outside the home.*Emphasize proper hygiene with your children including washing hands [forContinue reading “Tentative School Reopening Guidance”

CoViD Vaccine begins phase III trial

Moderna, a medical researcher, completed a phase II trial for a Corona vaccine yesterday. Their vaccine produces anti-bodies against SARS-CoV-2 & also prevents the virus from entering cells. Info on the next phase III trial, including the ~30,000 vaccinations it will entail, is located here: https://www.cnn.com/2020/07/14/health/moderna-coronavirus-vaccine-phase-1-study/index.html

Blood Drive at Carmel’s V.F.W

For the health of blood transfusees, please attend the Summer Blood Drive at Carmel’s V.F.W tomorrow, from 10 aM to 8 pM. (1) Call 1-800-933-2566 or visit https://donate.nybc.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/281753  to make an appointment (2) Head to 32 Gleneida Avenue on Rte 52 in Carmel (3) Give blood at your allotted time In light of Corona, noContinue reading “Blood Drive at Carmel’s V.F.W”

COVID-19 Associated Loss of Smell

The majority of Corona victims who lose senses to the virus do not fully regain them even after an entire month’s time. “When Boscolo-Rizzo and his colleagues followed up four weeks later with the 113 patients who reported sudden onset of those symptoms in the two weeks prior to testing for SARS-CoV-2, they found thatContinue reading “COVID-19 Associated Loss of Smell”