It Will Protect You and Help Curtail the Virus’ Spread

Breakthrough infections are on the rise, including multi-person outbreaks among the vaccinated. These infections are very concerning. Since I am nearly 80, in good health, and have been fully vaccinated (Pfizer-BioNTech) since January 2021, I have a personal, if biased, stake in the decision to offer boosters. My vote is…

The light at the end of the tunnel is certainly shining brighter. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted emergency use authorization for the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine and the very similar-based technology Moderna vaccine. Both have demonstrated excellent efficacy — 95% and 94% protection. …

Covid Related “Compression Syndrome” — Don’t Let the Media Drive Up Your Stress

“Compression Syndrome.” You probably have never heard of it. It may not be a formal medical syndrome but I suspect once defined you will not be surprised.

Nine months into this pandemic and we’re all tired. We’re…

Stephen Schimpff MD, MACP

Quasi-retired physician, academic medical center CEO, professor & researcher. Author of 6 health & wellness books.

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