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The importance of indoor air quality during the coronavirus pandemic

Riverdale, NJ, 04/10/2020 / Story.KISSPR.com / Riverdale, NJ — For the most part, everyone is stuck indoors as we all practice social distancing to keep ourselves safe and combat the spread of COVID-19.  You might be tempted to think that staying indoors means you’re safe from air pollution, but research shows that this is far from the case. Air pollution can occur indoors, too, and has been linked to occurrences...

Social Monitoring Software Detects STD Infections

Portland, Oregon, United States, 04/09/2020 / Story.KISSPR.com / While Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) rates continue to rise despite social distancing, one organization is doing all it can to detect STD infections online using social monitoring software. STDReporting.com began monitoring social media activity this past fall looking for statements indicating that someone has admitted to having or has accused...

California High Schooler Streamlines Donations to Fight with Corona Virus Effectively

Irvine, 04/13/2020 / Story.KISSPR.com / Irvine, CA – The COVID-19 pandemic is hitting the United States hard. Jackie Ni, a Sage Hill high school senior, wanted to get out and help, to be an instrument of light in his community and encourage others to do the same. In just a few short weeks he developed a website that offers a more transparent and efficient way for individuals and organizations to make...

Camfil APC Still Going Strong! @CamfilAPC

Riverdale, NJ, USA, 03/31/2020 / Story.KISSPR.com / Jonesboro, AR. , March 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — 9 Dear Customers and Valued Partners, On Saturday March 28, 2020 at 5:00 pm local time, an EF-3 tornado damaged the Camfil APC manufacturing facility in Jonesboro, AR. Thankfully, no employees were on site, so no one was hurt. Much of the campus remains intact...

Inversion to blame for Maryland’s Decline in Air Quality

Riverdale, NJ, USA, 03/23/2020 / Story.KISSPR.com / Riverdale, NJ – The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a Code Orange air quality alert last winter in Maryland after air pollution reached dangerous levels. The NWS’ air quality scale has six levels, with orange indicating that the air is “unhealthy for sensitive individuals,” such as children, the elderly, or those with existing health conditions....

Protect your hands during COVID-19

[youtube id=”IdsHGgfKILg”] Montrose, California, United States, 03/26/2020 / Story.KISSPR.com / Montrose, California Flu season always leads to an increase in “health-anxiety” in our society. This means families, and particularly parents are putting in extra efforts to keep their children and homes hygienic. A major part of this is hand-washing, excessive hand-washing, and the over-use of antibacterial...

Canadian Covid-19 Situation, Guidance from Meladul Haq Ahmadzai

Ottawa, On, Canada, 03/21/2020 / Story.KISSPR.com / According to Meladul Haq Ahmadzai, a Global Health practitioner at the University of Manchester, says “Initially, most government leaders believed Corona Virus was contracted while travelling from abroad – now that thinking changed fast – it can be spread in the community as well from person to person.” Ahmadzai is currently developing...

World’s first Application offering Health Information Tips against Coronavirus (CoViD-19)

Monzón, Huesca, Spain, 03/20/2020 / Story.KISSPR.com / 20 February 2020 The Coronavirus (CoViD-19) has received global attention, and various stakeholders in the healthcare value chain are mobilizing their resources, placing considerable efforts to control spread and find a solution quickly. Many digital initiatives (e.g., tracking applications) were launched since Jan 2020; however, unfortunately, no application...

Virus Filtration Experts Share a Technical View of COVID-19

Riverdale, NJ, 03/17/2020 / Story.KISSPR.com / Riverdale, NJ — In the wake of a worldwide outbreak of a novel coronavirus, filtering through the mass amounts of information being distributed can seem overwhelming. As of March 16, 2020, there are over 175,000 confirmed cases and nearly 7000 deaths worldwide, including at least 4000 cases and 70 deaths in the United States. (See live updates here.) Air filtration...

Coffman Organization Says Virtual Workers Are Highly Engaged

Denver, CO, United States, 03/17/2020 / Story.KISSPR.com / The Coffman Organization (TCO) released results today of a three-year research study on the merits of virtual and “real” workplaces. The findings reveal that virtual employees have higher levels of engagement, energy and relationships compared to non-virtual employees.  “This is encouraging news,” says, Curt Coffman, long-time researcher of...