Monthly Archives: April 2020

April 30. Coronavirus and Obesity in US States

Age and Obesity are key factors in complications in Coronavirus infections.  Obesity is also associated with high blood pressure, heart disease, and diabetes, which are also Coronavirus complications.  We present the CDC map for obesity ranges of the various US … Continue reading

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April 30. Obesity in Key Coronavirus Countries

Obesity is a key factor in high blood pressure, heart disease, and diabetes, which are the main vulnerabilities, along with age and obesity itself, for severe Coronavirus complications.  We list the percentage of the obese population in some key countries … Continue reading

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April 30. Coronavirus State Openings and Sweden

April 30.  Coronavirus State Openings and Sweden By this weekend, 31 states will have controlled openings.  We will examine the wide range of projections for Sweden in the new IHME projections. There are now 30 million having filed for unemployment … Continue reading

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April 28. Sad Milestones, New Projections, and Testing and Tracing

April 28.  Lots of Sad Milestones, New Projections, and Testing and Tracing In the last few days, the World crossed the three million case number, being 3.11 million tonight.  The US crossed the one million case number, at 1.01 million … Continue reading

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April 27. “Consider Yourself” Coronavirus Watered Down Guidelines

April 27.  “Consider Yourself” Coronavirus Infected One thing I have to be thankful for is that Trump did not waste four hours of my weekend giving his televised self-praising, press bashing, repetitive, and babbling election rallies posing as a Task … Continue reading

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April 25. More Coronavirus Data, and Openings

I watched the National Academy of Sciences panel talks with experts on the COVID-19 health crisis.  Dr. Fauci and Sanjay Gupta of CNN gave talks.  It should soon be on YouTube.  I screen captured 56 of the slides, which are … Continue reading

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April 24. We Learn More About the Coronavirus

Worldwide Coronavirus deaths is almost at 200,000.  The US has passed 50,000 deaths. The Vice President said that he had a list of 16 states that were starting to loosen restrictions.  I’m going to discuss five now, and along with … Continue reading

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April 23. Summertime Kills the Coronavirus

“It’s summertime, summertime, sum, sum, summertime” the Jamies. ”Summertime, and the living is easy”, Porgy and Bess, by George Gershwin. No less than the Department of Homeland Security has shown that the Coronavirus is destroyed by sunlight, with a two … Continue reading

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April 22. It’s All About Coronavirus Reopening

April 22.  It’s all about Coronavirus reopening. Using the IHME model, CNN has made a map of the reopening dates of the 50 states, which we show below.  The different color bins are for weeks of opening starting May 4-10 … Continue reading

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April 21. Update of IHME Projections for the US, New York, and California

April 21.  Update of IHME Projections for the US, NY, and California The IHME had another update of its projections today.  The projected US total until August went up a little to 66,000, with a range from 45,000 to 124,000 … Continue reading

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