What is Respiratory Depression?

What is respiratory depression

What is respiratory depression? Respiratory depression occurs when the body cannot adequately exchange oxygen and carbon dioxide. This can happen for several reasons, but one of the most common is an overdose on drugs that depress breathing. In this blog post, we will discuss respiratory depression definition, including symptoms, causes, treatment options, and prevention methods. […]

Nitrile Gloves: The Glove Of Choice In High Risk Environments

Nitrile Gloves: Best For High Risk Environments

The word nitrile has become far more commonplace since the start of 2020. With fear taking over the population and safety being a crucial concern, nitrile has become the symbol of a quality glove. So why exactly are nitrile gloves the glove of choice in high-risk environments? There are many reasons why nitrile gloves are […]

COVID-19 Safety: Is Physical Distancing In Schools Really Best For Our Kids?

physical distancing in schools for kids during covid-19

Whether you’re still homeschooling, or your kids are back already, or if you’re somewhere in between, what’s certain is that COVID-19 restrictions are hitting kids pretty hard. With a spike in suicide rates nationally attributed to isolation, and a lack of physical and social contact, many in the educational community are worried about the impact […]

USA’s Management Of COVID-19

USA management of covid19

The United States still remains the world’s most affected country by the coronavirus in terms of active infections and deaths. With more than 3.17 million and 135 thousand deaths, as of writing, the US is one of the hardest-hit nations in the world. What’s worrying thing is the fact that things do not seem to […]

Europe’s Strategies For Managing Coronavirus

corona virus in Europe

Europe Coronavirus Situation  When coronavirus was first announced in Wuhan, China, no one would have anticipated that Europe would be the next and the hardest-hit region. As of 13 March 2020, cases in the whole of Europe has exceeded those in China. It was this time that WHO declared Europe the epicentre of the pandemic.  Before this […]

COVID-19 in UK: Strategies For Limiting Coronavirus

limiting corona virus in UK

Britain’s approach to the outbreak differed from not only their closest neighbours: but some of the most effective approaches employed right across the other side of the world in Asia.  The UK’s first cases were registered at the StayCity Aparthotel on January 29, when two Chinese nationals fell ill in York. The same day, 2 […]

Spain’s COVID-19 Measures: Children Banned From Going Outdoors

spain's covid-19 measures: children banned from going outdoors

In reaction to the surge of Coronavirus cases in late February and March, Spain implemented some of the world’s toughest containment measures. With the country practically shut down and children having been banned from going outside for six weeks, there are signs the epidemic is now in decline, however. Spain’s first coronavirus case was confirmed […]

Russia’s COVID-19 Situation: Recent Surge Of Cases

russia's covid-19 situation: recent surge of cases

Russia has seen a surge in coronavirus cases which has failed to slow for the last month. The country’s response, although initially prompt, seems to have been undermined by mixed messaging from the authorities. The country had actually acted early to stem the outbreak: when the border with China was closed on the 30th January, […]