Category Archives: COVID-19

Ireland Expecting 4th Wave of Covid Virus – Delta Variant

People aged 18 to 34 can get a Janssen single-dose COVID-19 vaccine in a pharmacy from Monday 5 July. List of Pharmacies’ https://www2.hse.ie/Apps/Services/PharmaciesServiceList.aspx?utm_source=internal&utm_medium=search&utm_campaign=pharmacy_list_vaccine For more information call the HSE Call us on 1800 700 700 or 01 240 8787 HSE … Continue reading

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Stay Safe But Enjoy Christmas

1.Minimise your in person contacts. Be selective who you allow into your house. If you are meeting up with friends or family you have the option to do it in a controlled area like a cafe or somewhere outside your … Continue reading

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My sister is not a statistic by Dorothy Duffy

Tomorrow, when the latest Deathometer of COVID is announcedin sonorous tones,Whilst all the bodies still mount and curl towards the middle of the curveHeaped one atop and alongside the otherMy sister will be among those numbers, among the throwaway linesAmong … Continue reading

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RIP For All Those Who Died Of Covid

As we enter a second phase of Covid we remember with love those who have lost their battle from Covid. To Date 1,192,644 Deaths (WHO) Source: https://covid19.who.int/

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Diversity- Black Lives Matter On BGT

Wow, powerful words, music and dance, the 4 minute dance is brilliant.I wanted it to go on for much longer. It will be like Riverdance people will speak about it for years. It would be a great play. It tells … Continue reading

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WORLDOMETER Coronavirus

Covid World Cases Source: https://www.worldometers.info/coronavirus/ Date: 21/8/2020 The coronavirus COVID-19 is affecting 213 countries and territories around the world and 2 international conveyances. The day is reset after midnight GMT+0. Cronavirus Cases: 22,830,518 Deaths: 796,251 Recovered: 15,496,338Active Cases: 6,532,767 Currently … Continue reading

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Ireland’s COVID 19 Data Hub

#COVID If you want to know anything about Ireland and Covid 19 checkout this website. This site is a collaboration between Ordnance Survey Ireland, the All-Island Research Observatory, the Health Protection Surveillance Centre, the Health Service Executive, the Central Statistics … Continue reading

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Stage 4 Re-Opening Delayed In Ireland

Ireland had been due to move to Phase 4 of the roadmap on reopening last month, but it was already deferred once due to a rise in the Covid-19 reproductive rate. The Acting Chief Medical Officer Dr Ronan Glynn said … Continue reading

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I Am So Very Disappointed In Irish Government For Not Insisting On 14 Day Self Isolation Or Jail

Quarantine is a way to separate and to restrict movements of someone who may have been exposed to the virus to check if they become sick.The CDC recommends self-quarantine if a close contact of yours has confirmed case of COVID-19.Usually, … Continue reading

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Dr.Tony Holohan Thank-You For Your Heroic Service

Ireland’s chief medical Officer Dr.Tony Holohan lead Ireland through the Covid crisis with patience and kindness. This man who appeared on television every evening informing us of the Covid statistics and answered our questions so kindly explaining things to us. … Continue reading

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Drug Dexamethasone Can Save 35% Deaths From Covid

Dexamethasone s a steroid drug used to reduce inflammations. It can save some very ill Covid patients on oxygen and ventilators from death. It was studied in a trail study in UK with a 35% success rate. Dexamethasone reduced deaths … Continue reading

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) By HSE, Ireland

Title: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Author: HSE, Ireland Online Source: https://www2.hse.ie/conditions/coronavirus/coronavirus.html Overview– Symptoms and causes– Protect yourself and others– Testing– Treatment– Restricted movements and self-isolation– People at higher risk from coronavirus– Cocooning COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs … Continue reading

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Roadmap for reopening society and business #ROI

Published: 3 May 2020From: Department of the Taoiseach and Department of Health The Taoiseach has announced 2 changes to the restrictions put in place to protect us all from the spread of COVID-19 that will come into effect next Tuesday … Continue reading

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Statement by An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar giving an update on the COVID-19 Emergency

Published: 1 May 2020From: Department of the Taoiseach and An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar Good evening. I need to speak to you again about the coronavirus. The last few weeks have changed and transformed our lives in so many different ways. … Continue reading

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Interesting Article: On Working Remotely: An Automattic Reader

Article Shared On Working Remotely: An Automattic Reader By Jeff Rozic This is going to be more popular in the future when people return to work after working from home!

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Do Re Mi- Covid 19 Version

Let’s start at the very beginning A sore throat, a cough in Wuhan And in no time at all, were 1, 2, 3 And one went on a plane – took it overseas Overseas And that’s how pandemics get started, … Continue reading

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Infection Control – Wash Your Hands For 19 Seconds

wash in, wash out The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has simple directions for doing it: 1. Wet your hands with clean water. It doesn’t matter if it’s hot or cold, use whatever is comfortable for you. 2. Apply soap … Continue reading

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Shout Out To My Rural Ireland Neighbours – Farmers

Not All Heroes Wear CapesSome Wear Wellies They are working seven days a weeks. Animals do not understand about social distancing or the COVID -19 virus. See: Title: IFA launching support service for farmers Author: Noel Baker, Irish ExaminerSource: https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland/ifa-launching-support-service-for-farmers-hit-by-virus-988669.htmlTheContinue reading

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Spread the word- how to stay safe

cover pic Please share or change to your social media covers to educate others and spread awareness. It will save lives. We are all in this together. HSE website https://www2.hse.ie/coronavirus/ Symptoms and causes Information about the symptoms and causes of … Continue reading

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