The doubling time for the number of cases in each country, and the consequence of oversaturated healthcare systems.
Disturbing trends in the day’s numbers, the riskiest behaviours for catching COVID-19, and the effectiveness of soap and water.
An analysis of the latest data, plus the importance of testing and breaking the chains of transmission.
Introducing the concept of The Bell Curve; how it relates to COVID-19, and why “flattening the curve” is key to managing the outbreak.
How COVID-19 affects our bodies, how we die from it, and why the outbreak won’t end until we have a vaccine.
The current trajectory of COVID-19 cases around the globe, and control strategies that have been implemented by different countries.
The spread of COVID-19, the impact of asymptomatic carriers, and the increased risks faced by healthcare workers.
The math behind COVID-19’s explosive growth, and the importance of strategies such as Social Distancing to contain the growth factor.
Introducing hydroxychloroquine as a potential treatment for COVID-19, including theories regarding mechanism of action, and current dosing.
The current global growth trajectory of COVID-19 cases and the Canadian perspective.