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Iodine, a preventive and curative agent in the COVID-19 pandemic?

We recently published an article about the potential value of iodine in the fight against and prevention of COVID 19 infection. There are clinical observations, there is pathophysiological evidence, there are epidemiological data and there is animal research supporting this hypothesis. That is a lot more substantiation than the different medications that are tried in different trials.

In addition, we have recently received... more »

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For locations for COVID19 treatment why not encourage use of vacant Box Stores (Sears, K-Mart) or university dorms?

There seems to be a lot of talk about where to locate overflow facilities. Why not use something that is vacant?

One major area of vacancy throughout the US is malls, and in particular the #boxstores of Sears, K-Mart other chains that often had stand-alone stores and certainly stores with their own entrances.

The advantages are many--the stores are vacant, so no disposessing anyone. They have electric lines, air conditioning,... more »

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