https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/about/transmission.html CDC lists spread risks as being in contact by droplet spread (being coughed or sneezed on), physical contact such as shaking hands, touching a contaminated surface and then touching your mouth/nose/eyes, and also by fecal matter transfer (although rare).
Hugues – All things Coronavirus this week, found a great site to show the scale of the epidemic, deaths and recovered patients > https://gisanddata.maps.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashboard/index.html#/bda7594740fd40299423467b48e9ecf6
Eric – Stormageddon exposes serious hole in Newfoundland and Labrador’s emergency planning
- Newfoundland and Labrador spends less on preparing for emergencies than any other province in Atlantic Canada
- provincial emergency services budget quietly dropping by nearly a third over the last decade.
Take some basic precautions: buy or inventory your supplies. Bleach, gloves, coveralls, goggles, mask.
Consider your pandemic-specific DEFCON triggers.
Get your hands on The Survival Medicine handbook and read up on quarantine and decontamination
For more info:
Visit Dr. Alton’s youtube : DrBones NurseAmy
The CDC: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2Fnovel-coronavirus-2019.html
Real time “War Room”, by John Hopkins university. Information aggregator on reported cases. https://gisanddata.maps.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashboard/index.html#/bda7594740fd40299423467b48e9ecf6
Podcaster Charity Shoot. Hosted by Slam Fire radio. July 4th, 2020. Balmoral, NB (Restigouche Gun club)
This year’s charity of choice is the Rod Harquail Memorial Fund – The fund is intended for the benefit of sick or injured children in our region. This includes expenses incurred by the families of sick or injured children for medical treatment, testing, equipment, or related travel expenses so that they may receive the best treatment possible.
Eric – Annual Preppers meet – second week of July , Desboro, ON
Alan – Emergency preparedness week May 3-9
Hugues – TACCOM Canada 2020 – Sept 11-13. The Canadian Pro-Gun Podcasters Network will be in attendance at TACCOM 2020. Your favourite Podcasters will be on hand throughout the show, so make sure you stop by the booth to meet your favourites and pick up some swag. You can see details for the show at the Ticket link – https://taccomcanada.tix123.com/?refer=CanadianProGunPodcasters
Dr. Alton – You can find us at doomandbloom.net or email me at email@example.com. You can listen to our podcasts on the Survival Medicine Hour at blogtalkradio.com, watch our YouTube at drbones nurseamy channel, join the survival medicine group drbonesnurseamy on Facebook, or follow us on twitter @preppershow.