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COVID-19 Extra Reading

 

Overview

Can COVID-19 Be Stopped?





Queen's Address





100+ Doctors Tell You The TRUTH About Battling Coronavirus





Why some become seriously ill from Coronavirus - and others don’t





Doctor Mike Interviews Dr. Fauci On COVID19





What Bill Gates Is Afraid Of





Coronavirus - common questions | NHS Q&A





Coronavirus stay at home advice | NHS





Prof Chris Whitty: How to Control a Pandemic





How coronavirus charts can mislead us





How long will the pandemic last





What actually is Coronavirus - Surgeon Explains





Covid-19: what the world has learned during lockdown





Doctors DRAGGED Over Coronavirus Statements





Why The 2019 Novel Coronavirus Is So Hard To Stop





Hey Google, Help Us Doctors! | Dr. Feinberg Interview






Testing

The Two Coronavirus Tests The World Needs Immediately





Coronavirus Tests





The Race to Develop a Coronavirus Treatment in 60 Days





The TRUTH About Coronavirus Antibody Tests





How to Get COVID-19 Test Results in an Hour or Less





Trusting Antibody Testing





UK hits 'precedented' target





Startup Designs Temperature-Detecting Glasses for COVID-19 Screening





Why Blood From Coronavirus Survivors Could Be a Lifeline for the Sick






Potential Vacccine?

When Will We Have a Coronavirus Vaccine?





First Human Trials in Europe at Oxford University





How scientists are fighting the coronavirus: A three minute guide





Price Gauging?





We May Have a COVID Vaccine in 2021, But Not Without Taking Risks





Vaccine Controversy





How Scientists Are Trying to Develop a Coronavirus Vaccine





COVID Conversations: Sarah Gilbert on Oxford's COVID Vaccine





Oxford coronavirus vaccine triggers immune response and appears safe





Dexamethasone Could Be a COVID-19 'Breakthrough'






Ventilators

OxVent Multidisciplinary Research





NASA Team Designs New Ventilator to Address U.S. Supply Shortages






PPE

Masks? Handwashing? Sanitizer?





Why the New Face Mask Recommendations?





Coronavirus Masks





How to wear PPE





The 3D Printing Industry Just Built a Stockpile in the Cloud





Access to PPE is a human right. We need action now.






Potential Treatment?

Chloroquine: The New Coronavirus Cure?





Our Best Bets for Treating Coronavirus





Here’s the Latest on Hydroxychloroquine and Coronavirus Antivirals





Remdesevir





Hydroxychloroquine + Azithromycin





How to treat Covid-19






Inside Hospitals

Inside an ICU fighting COVID-19





Inside an ICU during coronavirus





My First Day Working on a COVID-19 Ward in London





Coronavirus is changing how hospitals treat ALL patients





What has changed in the Emergency Department since the coronavirus outbreak?





Doctors VLOG: Life on the Battleground





Critical care doctor explains what coronavirus intensive care is really like





RCGP Together





Hospital Special: Fighting Covid-19 Trailer





Inside Italy's Hospitals: A Disturbing Look at Coronavirus Up Close





London in the Shadow of a Virus






Mental Health

Social Distancing & Mental Health





Why the Coronavirus Pandemic Is Affecting Your Dreams





Crisis Text Line Offers Mental Health Support During Pandemic





The Waking Nightmare of ICU Delirium for COVID-19 Patients





Why People Bake In A Crisis





Levels of Depression have Doubled during Coronavirus Pandemic






NHS Adaptations

Contacting your GP Remotely





Nye Health during COVID-19





Technology in COVID-19






Global Impact

How the virus will hit the poorest people on the planet





How Professional Sports Are Adapting to COVID-19





Why Is America So Bad At Public Health?





90% of U.S. COVID Deaths Could've Been Prevented?





Interview with Dr. Anne Schuchat- Principal Deputy Director, CDC





Why we're seeing mass layoffs in the US but not the UK





What coronavirus looks like in EVERY country on earth - From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe





Pollution has plummeted during the coronavirus pandemic - but will it last?





Great Depression Photos Gain New Attention as Unemployment Spikes





Dr. Anthony Fauci, explained





Covid-19: how it will change the world | The Economist





How covid-19 could change the financial world order | The Economist





How coronavirus changed the world in three months





The Latest Consumer-Spending Report, Explained





How the Oil Bust Could Reshape Global Markets






Pathophysiology

What is Herd Immunity?





Does Getting COVID-19 Make You Immune to It?





What Happens If You Get a Severe Case of COVID-19?





Recognizing Day to Day Signs and Symptoms of Coronavirus





Coronavirus: What are the symptoms?





Is This Coronavirus, or Just Allergies? Symptoms of COVID-19





Can You Get The Coronavirus Twice?





Why Bats Can Fight Off So Many Viruses





How Coronavirus Affects People With Diabetes, Cancer, And Other Conditions





What Coronavirus Symptoms Look Like, Day By Day





The Science Behind How the Body Clears Coronavirus





Coronavirus is not the flu. It's worse.






Tracing

Why Is COVID-19 So Hard to Track?





Digital surveillance technology: Coronavirus Pandemic





What Exactly is Contact Tracing?





How Covid-19 contact tracing could help beat the pandemic





How Coronavirus Contact Tracing Apps Work






BAME Staff

UK hospitals warned BAME staff may be at greater risk of coronavirus





Covid-19 and the Impact on BAME communities - What needs to change?





Black Britons ‘twice as likely’ to die with coronavirus, says ONS






Thank You

Love for healthcare workers





Thank You - Part 1





Thank You - Part 2





Thank You - Part 3





What does the NHS mean to you?





Mick's Story





Hannah's Story





Reid's Story





Kathryn's Story





In it Together - Doctors share emotional truths





Captain Tom celebrates 100th birthday





99-year-old Captain Tom Moore raises more than £14m for NHS by walking in his back garden





Meet the 100-year-old walker inspired by Captain Tom Moore






Transmission

SARS-CoV-2 virus transmission leading to COVID-19





'R value' and importance of keeping it low to lift lockdown





Why Is SARS-CoV-2 So Contagious?





Humane Society on COVID-19 & Factory Farms Correlation





Why It's Good for COVID-19 Models to Be Wrong





What does the 'R' number of coronavirus mean?





Why COVID-19 Death Predictions Will Always Be Wrong





Why Some Viruses Jump From Animals To People And Some Don't





How Long The COVID-19 Coronavirus Lasts On Everyday Surfaces





Will 60% Get Coronavirus? w Stephen Fry





How wildlife trade is linked to coronavirus





Why fighting the coronavirus depends on you





Global COVID-19 Prevention





COVID Conversations: Mathematical Epidemiology






Past Pandemics

Spanish Flu: a warning from history





The parallels between COVID-19 and the Spanish Flu pandemics





The Price of Lifting A Lockdown Too Early





1918 Flu Pandemic VS 2020 Coronavirus Pandemic





Plague to coronavirus: how pandemics have transformed history






Missed Diagnoses

Cancer signs and symptoms during the coronavirus pandemic






Inequality

People in poorer parts of UK twice as likely to die from coronavirus





Does where you live increase your coronavirus risk?






Infodemic & Fake News

Infodemic: Coronavirus and the fake news pandemic





Doctor Fact-Checks PLANDEMIC Conspiracy





Please Don't Try These Things To Stop The Coronavirus





More health myths to ignore





Health claims debunked





Coronavirus Reopening Myths And Misinformation





Pathologists Debunk 13 Coronavirus Myths






Countries Compared

The big lesson from South Korea's coronavirus response





Covid-19: Why is America’s death toll so high? | The Economist





New Zealand records no new cases of coronavirus





How Quarantines Are Enforced Around the World






Personal Stories

My Boyfriend Died of COVID-19






Leaving Lockdown

How do we get out of LOCKDOWN?





Covid-19: the right way to leave lockdown | The Economist





What Could Be The Fastest Way To End The Coronavirus Crisis?





Immunity Passports






Controversy

Coronavirus: Is the government really ‘following the science’?





Hey Google, Help Us Doctors! | Dr. Feinberg Interview






Face Masks

What face masks actually do against coronavirus





Coronavirus Leaves 3M Scrambling To Cover A Face Mask Shortage





COVID Conversations: Face masks work!






Mutations?

How Viruses Like The Coronavirus Mutate





What the coronavirus looks like up close





The coronavirus is mutating. Now what?






WHO

Free COVID-19 online courses on OpenWHO





COVID-19 - Stronger Together





Seven Steps to Prevent the Spread of the Virus





WHO Response to COVID-19





Individual Sacrifice






Virology

#1: What is a Virus?





#2: The Infectious Cycle





#3: Genomes and Genetics





#4: Structure of Viruses





#5 Attachment and Entry





#6 RNA Directed RNA Synthesis





#7 Transcription and RNA Processing





#8 Viral RNA Replication





#9 Reverse Transcription and Integration





#10 Viral Assembly





#11 Infected Cell





#12 Infection Basics





#13 Intrinsic & Innate Defences





#14 Adaptive Immunity





#15 Mechanisms of Pathogenesis





#16 Acute Infections





#17 Persistent Infections





#18 Transformation and Oncogenesis





#19 Viral Vaccines





#20 Antivirals





#21 Viral Evolution





#22 Emerging Vaccines





#23 Viral Ecology





#24 HIV & AIDS





#25 Unusual Infectious Agents





#26 Therapeutic Viruse






Economy

Why paid sick leave is essential to beating coronavirus





UK plunges into worst recession on record






Schools

Chris Whitty: missing school is a greater risk to children than Covid-19





The Uncomfortable Truth About Reopening Schools






Brexit

Brexit Explained: What happened during coronavirus?






Public Health Extra Reading

 

Global Health

We Need Health for Peace and Peace for Health





What is Global Health?





Egoistic Altruism





The #1 reason people die early, in each country





WHO Director-General Dr Tedros, Video Message for New Year 2020





The Power of Health Workers





Global Spending on Health





What is people-centred care?





Universal Health Coverage - What does it mean?





WHO Triple Billion Project





Eliminating Yellow Fever (EYE) Strategy





International Classification of Diseases





Health Care Without Avoidable Infections





Adding "Life to Years" through Healthy Ageing





Protecting Health Every Day, Everywhere






Vaccines

What are Vaccines?





Why do you need to get a flu shot every year?





How Effective is the Flu Jab?





Flu Vaccine





Have the Flu Vaccine





NHS Flu Jab





Children's Flu Vaccine





Flu Vaccine - are there any side effects?





Flu Vaccination Campaign





WHO: Why should I get vaccinated?





WHO: How do vaccines work?






Opioid Epidemic

Painkillers now kill more Americans than any illegal drug





How fentanyl is making the opioid epidemic even worse





A Small-Town Plague: A New Approach to Opioid Addiction






Exercise

What Happens To Your Body When You Start Exercising Regularly





What happens inside your body when you exercise?






Pollution

Why is air pollution a problem?





The science of smog





It's not you. Commuting is bad for your health.





How noise pollution is ruining your hearing





Noise Pollution Is Much Worse For You Than You Think





Breathe Life – The Walk Home





Air pollution and health: How will our children continue to breathe?






NHS Health Check

1) Smoking and drinking





2) Physical Activity





3) Height and Weight





4) Waist Circumference





5) Diabetes





6) Blood Pressure





7) Cholesterol





8) Results





9) Patient Questions





Live Well Stay Well Service






Health Inequality

Health Inequality - Marmot Review 2010





The Impacts of Social Class





Wealth Inequality in UK





Health Inequalities and The Glasgow Effect





Social Inequalities in Health





How modern families increase social inequality





Why Some Countries Are Poor and Others Rich





Social Stratification






Food

Will Processed Food Really Kill You in the Long Run?





Why eating healthy is so expensive in America





Why is the Mediterranean diet good for your heart?





Five keys to safer food - WHO






Alcohol

The Great British booze problem





Alcohol awareness





Cirrhosis: Phil's story | NHS





Liver disease | NHS





Alcohol misuse: David's story | NHS





Why the US drinking age is 21






Heart Disease & Stroke

What Causes a Heart Attack?





What is a Stroke?





This is What A Stroke Does to Your Body






Smoking & Vaping

E-cigarettes linked to lung cancer in mice | NHS Behind the Headlines





Vaping: What People are Getting Wrong





Electronic Cigarettes and Vaping





Can The Harmful Damage From Smoking Be Reversed?





Why People Who Smoke Look Old





How Exactly Does Smoking Kill?





How Far Should Smoking Bans Go?





What Is Thirdhand Smoke And How Dangerous Is It?





Smoking vs Vaping





How do cigarettes affect the body?





The Tobacco Industry Targets the Vulnerable - WHO





Smoking Cessation: Past, Present, and Future






Climate Change

How serious is the UK about tackling climate change? - BBC Newsnight





Watch the US stall on climate change for 12 years





David Attenborough on the future of the planet





Greta Thunberg’s speech at UN climate change conference





The food to avoid if you care about climate change





Why a Half Degree Rise in Global Temperature Would Be Catastrophic





David Attenborough: A Life On Our Planet





The Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change: 2019 report





Climate change is a medical emergency





Sir David Attenborough | A message to world leaders





Ocean Conservation






Years at a Glance

2019, in 6 minutes





2018, in 5 minutes





2017, in 7 minutes





2016, in 5 minutes





2015, in 4 minutes





2013, Health Successes





2014, explained in 4 minutes






Big Tech

Is big tech good for your health?






Big Pharma

The real reason American health care is so expensive





How drug companies make you buy more medicine than you need






NHS Extra Reading

 

Global Health

We Need Health for Peace and Peace for Health





What is Global Health?





Egoistic Altruism





The #1 reason people die early, in each country





WHO Director-General Dr Tedros, Video Message for New Year 2020





The Power of Health Workers





Global Spending on Health





What is people-centred care?





Universal Health Coverage - What does it mean?





WHO Triple Billion Project





Eliminating Yellow Fever (EYE) Strategy





International Classification of Diseases





Health Care Without Avoidable Infections





Adding "Life to Years" through Healthy Ageing





Protecting Health Every Day, Everywhere






Vaccines

What are Vaccines?





Why do you need to get a flu shot every year?





How Effective is the Flu Jab?





Flu Vaccine





Have the Flu Vaccine





NHS Flu Jab





Children's Flu Vaccine





Flu Vaccine - are there any side effects?





Flu Vaccination Campaign





WHO: Why should I get vaccinated?





WHO: How do vaccines work?






Opioid Epidemic

Painkillers now kill more Americans than any illegal drug





How fentanyl is making the opioid epidemic even worse





A Small-Town Plague: A New Approach to Opioid Addiction






Exercise

What Happens To Your Body When You Start Exercising Regularly





What happens inside your body when you exercise?






Pollution

Why is air pollution a problem?





The science of smog





It's not you. Commuting is bad for your health.





How noise pollution is ruining your hearing





Noise Pollution Is Much Worse For You Than You Think





Breathe Life – The Walk Home





Air pollution and health: How will our children continue to breathe?






NHS Health Check

1) Smoking and drinking





2) Physical Activity





3) Height and Weight





4) Waist Circumference





5) Diabetes





6) Blood Pressure





7) Cholesterol





8) Results





9) Patient Questions





Live Well Stay Well Service






Health Inequality

Health Inequality - Marmot Review 2010





The Impacts of Social Class





Wealth Inequality in UK





Health Inequalities and The Glasgow Effect





Social Inequalities in Health





How modern families increase social inequality





Why Some Countries Are Poor and Others Rich





Social Stratification






Food

Will Processed Food Really Kill You in the Long Run?





Why eating healthy is so expensive in America





Why is the Mediterranean diet good for your heart?





Five keys to safer food - WHO






Alcohol

The Great British booze problem





Alcohol awareness





Cirrhosis: Phil's story | NHS





Liver disease | NHS





Alcohol misuse: David's story | NHS





Why the US drinking age is 21






Heart Disease & Stroke

What Causes a Heart Attack?





What is a Stroke?





This is What A Stroke Does to Your Body






Smoking & Vaping

E-cigarettes linked to lung cancer in mice | NHS Behind the Headlines





Vaping: What People are Getting Wrong





Electronic Cigarettes and Vaping





Can The Harmful Damage From Smoking Be Reversed?





Why People Who Smoke Look Old





How Exactly Does Smoking Kill?





How Far Should Smoking Bans Go?





What Is Thirdhand Smoke And How Dangerous Is It?





Smoking vs Vaping





How do cigarettes affect the body?





The Tobacco Industry Targets the Vulnerable - WHO





Smoking Cessation: Past, Present, and Future






Climate Change

How serious is the UK about tackling climate change? - BBC Newsnight





Watch the US stall on climate change for 12 years





David Attenborough on the future of the planet





Greta Thunberg’s speech at UN climate change conference





The food to avoid if you care about climate change





Why a Half Degree Rise in Global Temperature Would Be Catastrophic





David Attenborough: A Life On Our Planet





The Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change: 2019 report





Climate change is a medical emergency





Sir David Attenborough | A message to world leaders





Ocean Conservation






Years at a Glance

2019, in 6 minutes





2018, in 5 minutes





2017, in 7 minutes





2016, in 5 minutes





2015, in 4 minutes





2013, Health Successes





2014, explained in 4 minutes






Big Tech

Is big tech good for your health?






Big Pharma

The real reason American health care is so expensive





How drug companies make you buy more medicine than you need






 

Science Extra Reading

Genetics

Ageing





Genetic Engineering Will Change Everything Forever – CRISPR





What is Epigenetics?





DNA Methylation Biomarkers





Down Syndrome (Trisomy 21)





Cystic Fibrosis





Sickle Cell Anaemia





XYY?





Haemophilia





Huntington Diseas






Neuroscience

Parkinson's





Loneliness





Alzheimer's





Pain





Anaesthesia





Addiction





Teenage Brain





Placebo Effect





Memory





Cognitive Behavioural Therapy





Mapping the brain





Glaucoma





How Exactly Is the Human Brain Organized?





This Doctor Asked His Patient To Play Her Violin Through Brain Surgery





Fear






Cardiovascular System

Athlerosclerosis





Stroke





Heart Attack






Infection & Immunity

Antibiotic Resistance





Could you be immune to everything?





Immune System





Lymph Nodes





The Rise of HIV





Pneumonia





HIV & AIDS





Rheumatoid Arthritis





Meningitis





Osteoarthritis





Gout





Myasthenia Gravis





Multiple Sclerosis





Graft-Versus-Host Disease






History of Medicine

Penicillin - Fleming, Florey & Chain





Public Health - Chadwick & Snow





Medieval Medicine





Anaesthesia & Aseptic Surgery - Lister & Simpson





Modern Medicine





18th Century Medicine





16th & 17th Century Medicine





19th Century Medicine





Microbiology - Pasture & Koch





Anatomy - Vesalius, Paré and Harvey





Revolutions in European Science and Tech






Tropical Diseases

Polio





Typhoid





Dengue Fever





Malaria





Leprosy





Rabies





Lupus





Ebola





Zika Virus






Haematology

Sickle Cell Anaemia





Blood Types





This Is How Your Body Makes Blood





What Are The Components of Blood?






Stem Cells

How Close Are We to the End of Infertility?





This is How Your Body Makes New Cells






Metabolism

This Is How Your Body Turns Food Into Energy





Mitochondria Aren't Just the Powerhouse of the Cell





Why Do We Need Hormones?





Folate Deficiciency





Iron Deficiency Anaemia






Innovation

Robot Surgeons and 4 Other Medical Advances That Sound Like Sci-Fi






Anatomy

How Exactly Is Your Body Held Together?






Cancer

Two-Thirds of All Cancers Are Caused by One Thing: Your DNA





Breast Cancer





Laser Sonic Scanner for Imaging Cancers?





What is a Tumor?