Have we learned the lessons that coronavirus has offered us?

Over past decades, the rate of zoonotic disease outbreaks has increased steadily as we continue to encroach upon the natural world – unless we act now, is it only a matter of time before we experience another pandemic? Have we learned the lessons that coronavirus has offered us?   Over recent decades, increasing destruction of nature […]

Will certain treatment types become more relevant with access to healthcare restricted because of the pandemic?

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has vastly increased pressure on healthcare systems worldwide. In many countries, resources have been redistributed toward intensive care units and other COVID-19 dedicated sites, and many patients have faced the cancellation or postponement of elective surgical procedures. The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted health care in numerous ways. In many hospitals, cancellation or […]

Reflections on 2020: finding positivity in a time of crisis

While we wait to emerge into the light at the end of the coronavirus tunnel, it is important to make the most of any positive advances that we can glean from 2020. To say that 2020 was very challenging would be an understatement! With a global pandemic raging, significant changes to the political stage in many […]