Posts Tagged ‘covid’
Why Body Donation Is the Most Effective Way to Help Others
The process of donating your body after death is called “body donation.” It involves making arrangements for your body to be donated to science, medical research, education, or other purposes. You Can Pay It Forward For Future Generations There are many reasons why people choose to donate their bodies after death. Some people want to…Read More
The US healthcare system is supposed to be the best in the world….but is it?
For over 62 years (that’s how old I am), I believed I was lucky to be an American because, as everyone knows, the US healthcare system is the best in the world, and Americans live longer than any other people. But was I correct? Do Americans live longer than people from other countries? Is our…Read More
Is your Mom a Llama? You may have immunity from COVID-19
I have waited almost my whole adult life to be able to ask if “your Momma is a Llama,” and now, because of COVID-19 and recent scientific research, I can ask the question and not feel like an idiot. Llamas Have Immune Molecules You see, it turns out that Llamas have immune molecules that can…Read More
Can people with COVID-19 qualify for body donation?
Yes! Covid Does Not Disqualify You Covid-19 does not disqualify a prospective donor from the body or brain donation program. When the pandemic was in its infancy, doctors believed that active Covid-19 made individuals ineligible for body or brain donation. However, over time, researchers discovered that if a deceased individual’s body is cared for in…Read More