COVID-19

9 articles
COVID-19 and the Rise of Alcohol Use Among College Students
Feb 24, 2021 | Autumn Gertz

The COVID-19 pandemic forced many universities to reassess their way of teaching students this past fall. The new academia consisted primarily of...

The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Tuberculosis Diagnosis and Treatment
Jan 4, 2021 | Autumn Gertz

Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease similar to COVID-19: both respiratory illnesses are spread from person-to-person via droplet transmission...

The Future of Telehealth after the COVID-19 Pandemic
Dec 23, 2020 | Autumn Gertz

With more than sixteen million cases and over three hundred thousand deaths from COVID-19 in the United States, the advancements of telehealth...

The 2020-2021 Influenza Season and COVID-19
Oct 27, 2020 | Davina Kang

The world may be focused on COVID-19, but health officials and countries are looking ahead to the current 2020-2021 influenza season in order to...

COVID-19 Cases Rise Across the U.S. as Universities Resume Play
Sep 23, 2020 | Autumn Gertz

On September 10th, 2020, sources from Boston news channels reported several positive COVID-19 tests. These results came from Boston College Men and...

Zoonotic Disease on Mink Farms
Aug 24, 2020 | Autumn Gertz

After reporting alarmingly high mortality rates among minks, five live mink from two different Utah mink farms have tested positive for SARS-CoV-2...

Pediatric Vaccination during COVID-19
Jun 9, 2020 | Davina Kang

In January 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced a known outbreak of an undiagnosed pneumonia-like illness, later identified to be...

COVID-19 Vaccine Development
May 20, 2020 | Rachael Matty

Amid the chaos, grief, and sadness during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease) pandemic, there is hope for a possible vaccine against severe acute...

World Health Organization: COVID-19 Outbreak is a Public Health Emergency of International Concern
Jan 30, 2020 | Lauren Goodwin

  Today, the World Health Organization (WHO) held its third emergency session to determine if the novel coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19) originating...