COVID-19 Visuals, Viruses & Exponential Growth

In this post, we link to trackers, charts and dashboards that aid in following the global spread, especially for visual learners. We also explain some unfamiliar but need-to-know background, including SARS-CoV-2, viruses and especially exponential growth.

Rapid Spread of COVID-19 from China to World
November 2019 - March 2020

We review the course of the COVID-19 pandemic. We summarize what we know about the disease spread from its origins in Wuhan, Hubei, China, probably in November 2019. We trace its rapid expansion all over our highly connected world through March 2020. We link to many news and information sources, some of which have further links.

Food Safety During COVID-19
Steps to Eating Safer During the Crisis…No One is Immune, So Take Care

Fresh food safety during COVID-19

A clean food supply is critical during normal times, but what happens in a pandemic? Click on the picture to read news you can use to make sure your food is safe.

Why We Love Our Elementa Mouthrinse

Nothing’s worse than bad breath. What if you could swish your mouth with a delicious tasting mouthrinse that’s not only all natural, but also health promoting? Spoiler: you can! Check out Elementa Mouthrinse to upgrade your oral hygiene regimen with a mouthwash that uses unique agents to bring your mouth to a healthy pH, backed by the latest science.

Spotlight on Hashimoto’s Disease

Written by: Bonnie Feldman, DDS, MBA, Anna Simon, Ellen M. Martin It took me 5 years and 12 specialists to be diagnosed with Celiac and Hashimoto’s. I want the next person to be diagnosed on the first doctor. - anonymous patient…

The Allegheny Health Network Autoimmunity Institute — How my Crazy Adventure Found New Optimism

Current treatment options available to autoimmune patients include a village of discrete specialists and countless hours of one-on-one appointments and therapy. However, the Allegheny Health Neteork Autoimmune Institute is revolutionizing autoimmune treatment and prevention by providing a one-stop, wholistic approach to managing and combating chronic conditions. Read more about Dr. Bonnie's experience at this avant-garde institute here.

Celiac Disease Research Sheds Light on Future of Autoimmunity

A gluten-free diet isn’t just “trendy”; it is essential for people suffering from Celiac’s disease-- an autoimmune disorder that damages the small intestine when gluten is ingested, leading to a wide range of health problems. Continue reading to discover the latest advances in celiac disease research and their implications for the understanding of other autoimmune diseases.