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by frozen-north
Tue Sep 08, 2020 12:21 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile
Replies: 2196
Views: 113118

Re: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile

Someone posted elsewhere the vitamin D from sun levels are insufficient w/o eleven minutes or so of bare-from-the-waist-up midday exposure... 'Dermal synthesis of vitamin D is most efficient with short, regular (daily) exposures when the sun is at its strongest... the desirable dose is skin-type de...
by frozen-north
Wed Sep 02, 2020 3:33 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: The Chile Economy, Social Crisis and Virus Impact
Replies: 912
Views: 74060

Re: The Chile Economy, Social Crisis and Virus Impact

RuneTheChookcha Sweden bucks trend in refusing to recommend masks "State epidemiologist Anders Tegnell of the Public Health Agency insists scientific studies have not proven that masks are effective in limiting the spread of the virus, suggesting they can do more harm than good if used sloppily..."...
by frozen-north
Sun Jul 12, 2020 12:10 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile
Replies: 2196
Views: 113118

Re: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile

RuneTheChookcha The proposal by the Chinese laboratory "CanSino Biologics" to make clinical trials of an experimental genetically engineered vaccine Ad5-nCoV in Chile has been accepted by the Government, as the Minister of Health, Enrique Paris, indicated. https://www.biobiochile.cl/noticias/nacion...
by frozen-north
Fri Jul 03, 2020 3:23 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile
Replies: 2196
Views: 113118

Re: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile

"...The Thermal Camera (CT), Hikvision, to be deployed by the Municipality of Puerto Montt.... will be installed in a multi-purpose truck. https://www.puertomontt.cl/2020/07/02/municipalidad-incorpora-camara-termica-de-ultima-tecnologia-para-incrementar-medidas-contra-el-covid-19/ OPERATION TIPS - ...
by frozen-north
Sat Jun 27, 2020 11:31 am
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile
Replies: 2196
Views: 113118

Re: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile

The article I linked to a few days ago refers to a study by the Universidad de Chile. https://www.biobiochile.cl/noticias/nacional/chile/2020/06/12/estudio-revela-demora-14-dias-resultados-pcr-espera-mayor-afiliados-fonasa.shtml As mentioned, then it does not say when the study was carried out. Her...
by frozen-north
Tue Jun 23, 2020 10:11 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: The Chile Economy, Social Crisis and Virus Impact
Replies: 912
Views: 74060

Re: The Chile Economy, Social Crisis and Virus Impact

Dueños de botillerías en Valparaíso piden a autoridades posibilidad de abrir durante cuarentena!!! Why are cannabis and liquor stores considered essential services during the COVID-19 outbreak? https://www.thestar.com/news/2020/03/27/why-are-cannabis-and-liquor-stores-considered-essential-services-...
by frozen-north
Sat Jun 20, 2020 9:16 am
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile
Replies: 2196
Views: 113118

Re: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile

plasma today the epidemiologist today at the press conference completely shot down what was said by the former minister of health about plasma. 2. Chile has a lot of experience with it, especially in the south, as it is used to treat hantavirus. It does not look like 'Chile has a lot of experience ...
by frozen-north
Fri Jun 12, 2020 4:26 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: The Chile Economy, Social Crisis and Virus Impact
Replies: 912
Views: 74060

Re: The Chile Economy, Social Crisis and Virus Impact

In the main virus topic earlier today I posted a question regarding individual permits issued by comisariavirtual.cl (Valpo is going quarantine tonight). Specifically, as there is a maximum number of individual permits* (total 5, during every 7-days period, incl. every type of permit), then I do no...
by frozen-north
Mon Jun 08, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: America on Fire
Replies: 112
Views: 7028

Re: America on Fire

People these days feel that they have acquired Rights and Freedoms to challenge authority ... In the US, official reactions have always been heavy-handed ...and police violence has always been the norm. *They* think they have rights? They might also believe that they do not live under a self-appoin...
by frozen-north
Sun Jun 07, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile
Replies: 2196
Views: 113118

Re: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile

That ship in Japan was such a political and epidemiological debacle, I don't think it told us anything other than stay away from cruise ships. the Antarctica ship, seemed to be better documented simply because it spent so much time at sea before making port and the ship's doctor took the time to tr...
by frozen-north
Sun Jun 07, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile
Replies: 2196
Views: 113118

Re: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile

sorry, don't get the question. However, I will try to clarify what I was thinking along these lines. I thought the lack of reporting of asymptomatic people, as a proportion of the daily total, was sort of evident in the daily totals. or, in other words, only about 10% or less of the people tested i...
by frozen-north
Sat Jun 06, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile
Replies: 2196
Views: 113118

Re: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile

well this was posted a few pages back about the ship. The context of the questions I posted is what you had posted earlier, and what you posted earlier indicated you were talking about Chile. Here is something that is very concerning, and I have been watching it for a while hoping they would improv...