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London mayor Sadiq Khan says he wants facemasks worn in ALL the capital’s public spaces

Sadiq Khan says he wants facemasks worn in ALL London’s public spaces as part of 15-point Covid crackdown – as it’s revealed infection rates in 20 boroughs are HIGHER than areas of England already hit by restrictions Sadiq Khan is pushing for new restrictions in London amid rising Covid cases London Mayor wants face masks… Read More »

News from the Consumer Technology Association and Withings Further Demonstrates Private Sector’s Role in the Pandemic and Public Health

This week, announcements from the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) and Withings further bolster the case for the private sector bolstering public health in this pandemic…and future ones to come beyond the Age of the Coronavirus. Since the pandemic emerged, CTA has been reaching out to members and stakeholders to be a useful resource for the… Read More »

Coronavirus’s public health fear factor

The COVID-19 epidemic has shattered the idol of data-driven, evidence-based medical and public health practices that emerged in the 1990s. Had we stuck to an evidence-based model, we would have never ventured beyond three understandable, sustainable, fiscally sensible tactics that apply to all respiratory infections: Stay home when you are sick — even with a… Read More »