After being confined for 2 months and hearing the word pandemic almost daily, seeing graphs, opinions, time lines and values that rise and fall, I became curious. Firstly, what is a pandemic? Is it the same as an epidemic? A plague? Was the plague an epidemic? What do epidemiologists study? Yes, they study a discipline called epidemiology.
What is epidemiology?
Epidemiology studies the distribution, frequency, relationships, predictions, and…Continue
Added by Luis Hidalgo Encinas on May 19, 2020 at 9:00pm — No Comments
Everyone wants to restart the economy safely. Everyone. The question isn’t “if”, it’s “when” and “how” and somehow that’s when politics gets involved. So, let’s stop pointing fingers at “others” and blaming them for the world’s woes. Now is the time to work together and create a plan to address the “when” and “how” questions. And here’s a…Continue
Added by Bill Schmarzo on May 17, 2020 at 5:43pm — No Comments
by Peter Bruce, President & Founder, Statistics.com
Although there are frequent reports in the news media of young people contracting serious cases of COVID-19 and even dying, the disease in its serious form is…Continue
Added by Paul Derstine on May 4, 2020 at 6:00am — No Comments
You might have seen how technologies are serving us in multiple fields and situations whether it is Artificial intelligence, ML or Blockchain. Technologies like artificial intelligence did not leave us alone when are suffering through a disaster like Covid19.…
Added by Varun Bhagat on April 8, 2020 at 9:30pm — No Comments
Due to COVID19, we already have 1000 deaths in Italy.
Two months ago, these folks, many of them elderly, would have been celebrating Christmas and looking forward to the next Christmas – knowing that northern Italy has one of the best healthcare systems in the world
But apart from the human cost, the…Continue
Added by ajit jaokar on March 14, 2020 at 1:00pm — No Comments