Medical Anthropology Blog on COVID-19 with weekly updates
Recent discussions about face masks:
Why Face Masks are Going Viral (article from Sapiens.org)
Coronavirus: Why Some Countries Wear Masks and Others Don't, BBC News, Singapore
Click on the graphic below to access the article--the first one is peer-reviewed, the second is a newspaper article (you may be asked for your MyNorthestern login).
Social Media (and some humor) on face masks--
NOTE: Sapiens has a table of contents to browse their titles , but if you are looking for an article on a specific topic--search Google for
Click on the logo to access this a current newspaper collection -- it is an archive of the last 90 days of news from newspapers around the world. You will be asked to sign in and authenticate.
National Geographic -- Coronavirus Coverage --Check the Statistical Resources box for articles about "flattening the curve"
National Geographic is providing free access to all of our coronavirus coverage.
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You think a 14-day quarantine is tough? what about
. . . single case of yellow fever aboard a ship could put all passengers and crew under quarantine for as along as six months.
click on the link above to read the entire story.
Sometimes a sense of humor helps to deal with the new normal