Quantcast
Novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV/COVID-19) - Page 403 - Beyond.ca - Car Forums
Page 403 of 431 FirstFirst ... 393 402 403 404 413 ... LastLast
Results 8,041 to 8,060 of 8614

Thread: Novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV/COVID-19)

  1. #8041
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Pallet Town
    Posts
    547
    Rep Power
    0

    Default



    Sheriff bans masks. Florida of course.
    Combustion engine cars - Bwahaha.

  2. #8042
    Join Date
    Oct 2003
    Location
    Calgary
    My Ride
    GLA
    Posts
    2,103
    Rep Power
    27

    Default

    Good Medcram. Data on masks is starting to become pretty compelling for masks. They are pretty certain that it is because a mask doesn't prevent ALL exposure (they aren't 100% effective at eliminating virus particles), but they do enough to reduce the viral load you inhale to a certain degree. Viral load that hits you is correlated to the severity of the disease. In other words filtering out some portion of the virus with a mask will make you less sick or perhaps asymptomatic.


  3. #8043
    Join Date
    Jan 2004
    Location
    Calgary, Alberta
    My Ride
    GLC43
    Posts
    8,411
    Rep Power
    20

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Buster View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    Good Medcram. Data on masks is starting to become pretty compelling for masks. They are pretty certain that it is because a mask doesn't prevent ALL exposure (they aren't 100% effective at eliminating virus particles), but they do enough to reduce the viral load you inhale to a certain degree. Viral load that hits you is correlated to the severity of the disease. In other words filtering out some portion of the virus with a mask will make you less sick or perhaps asymptomatic.

    TLDW:

    No mask: 66% infected.
    Mask: 25% infected

    The math almost check out that Richmond BC has 3x less community spread than rest of Canada.

    So it's not 0 but less spread and less severed.

  4. #8044
    Join Date
    Oct 2003
    Location
    Calgary
    My Ride
    GLA
    Posts
    2,103
    Rep Power
    27

    Default

    yes, what surprised me was that the reduction in load could have a moderating effect on the infection. It's not just about prevention, but reduction in severity.

    Cool stuff.

    Wear a mask, for fucks sake

  5. #8045
    Join Date
    Sep 2018
    Location
    Leduc, Alberta
    Posts
    322
    Rep Power
    0

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Masked Bandit View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    One of his daughters...Christ could you imagine having THAT GUY as your father in law? No chick on the planet would be worth that.
    Yeah I mean who would want to be in a trillionaires will.... I'd take the risk.

  6. #8046
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Pallet Town
    Posts
    547
    Rep Power
    0

    Default

    What worries me: Covid brain fog and short term memory loss are verified now. If a banker comes down the the Covids and forgets he/she made a billion dollar transaction somewhere is it useable as a legal defense?

    Secondarily: It better no be my billions that the banker loses.
    Combustion engine cars - Bwahaha.

  7. #8047
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    Calgary,AB
    My Ride
    2015 Kia Forte5 SX
    Posts
    867
    Rep Power
    7

    Default

    Whole family had a covid test yesterday and I was hoping we would get the results today but I am not surprised that we didn’t. I feel like ahs notification staff don’t work on sundays.

  8. #8048
    Join Date
    Jul 2004
    Location
    YYC
    Posts
    3,120
    Rep Power
    16

    Default

    If you're negative. It's a robo call. And I got my results on a Sunday morning of a Fri afternoon test.

  9. #8049
    Join Date
    Oct 2003
    Location
    Calgary
    My Ride
    GLA
    Posts
    2,103
    Rep Power
    27

    Default

    They need to get the damn at home tests approved

  10. #8050
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    Calgary,AB
    My Ride
    2015 Kia Forte5 SX
    Posts
    867
    Rep Power
    7

    Default

    Hoping for a call tomorrow morning then. I personally had no symptoms neither did my oldest daughter. My youngest daughter had diarrhea and a scratchy throat but then again 5 year old kids are very subjective.

    - - - Updated - - -

    Quote Originally Posted by Buster View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    They need to get the damn at home tests approved
    What’s the turnaround time for these current tests they are administering. Ie I know that ahs is taking 2+ days to get people the results but from test taken to positive or negative is that time known?

  11. #8051
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Duplex city
    My Ride
    No longer Savage. :(
    Posts
    7,629
    Rep Power
    40

    Default

    Up to 8 days.
    Make the world a radder place, grow a mullet.
    Public Mobile is the best, just like Phil Collins haggard face.

    Quote Originally Posted by The_Rural_Juror
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    no one gives maritimers shit for culturally appropriating donairs.

  12. #8052
    Join Date
    Aug 2002
    Location
    Calgary
    My Ride
    CTS-V, Trackhawk
    Posts
    1,061
    Rep Power
    14

    Default

    We’ve been tested twice, both times I had a robocall in 36-60 hours and the first time the results came in on a Sunday, tested Friday evening. The second time we got the kids tested as well, they verbally called with the negative results for my wife and kids.
    I like neat cars.

  13. #8053
    Join Date
    Oct 2003
    Location
    Calgary
    My Ride
    GLA
    Posts
    2,103
    Rep Power
    27

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by nzwasp View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    Hoping for a call tomorrow morning then. I personally had no symptoms neither did my oldest daughter. My youngest daughter had diarrhea and a scratchy throat but then again 5 year old kids are very subjective.

    - - - Updated - - -



    What’s the turnaround time for these current tests they are administering. Ie I know that ahs is taking 2+ days to get people the results but from test taken to positive or negative is that time known?
    Whatever it is, it's ridiculous.

    We're using a highly sensitive diagnostic test, which is completely ill-suited for public health surveillance. Gov'ts and regulators are scratching their heads about how to approve these things because apparently they never considered that a pandemic would require surveillance testing....so they literally have no regulatory pathway to approve surveillance tests.

  14. #8054
    Join Date
    May 2002
    Location
    Online
    My Ride
    Budget Baller
    Posts
    10,290
    Rep Power
    30

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by ExtraSlow View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    Up to 8 days.
    Lol so you were negative but in those 8 days you caught it and are spreading it. Great.
    max_boost is a name known to all
    Quote Originally Posted by max_boost View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    Or the max boost portfolio lol xqq/hmmj/arkk/xgro/strathmore/Chinese food lol
    Quote Originally Posted by The_Rural_Juror View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    This is diversification in a nut shell. Equity, Fixed Income, Tech, Stoner, Real Estate, and Steady Income.

  15. #8055
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Location
    Pallet Town
    Posts
    547
    Rep Power
    0

    Default

    And on a lighter note. Man lives in luxury stadium box for two weeks:

    https://www.cnn.com/2020/08/15/us/fl...rnd/index.html
    Combustion engine cars - Bwahaha.

  16. #8056
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Duplex city
    My Ride
    No longer Savage. :(
    Posts
    7,629
    Rep Power
    40

    Default

    I'm looking forward to needing to test my kid every time she sniffles this fall. And wondering how many days she'll be banned from school.
    Make the world a radder place, grow a mullet.
    Public Mobile is the best, just like Phil Collins haggard face.

    Quote Originally Posted by The_Rural_Juror
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    no one gives maritimers shit for culturally appropriating donairs.

  17. #8057
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Location
    Calgary
    My Ride
    Axis powers
    Posts
    2,423
    Rep Power
    12

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by ExtraSlow View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    I'm looking forward to needing to test my kid every time she sniffles this fall. And wondering how many days she'll be banned from school.
    This seems more disruptive than putting kids into the Hub program from the start, at what point will parents/students start hiding symptoms because this becomes unsustainable?

    I can only imagine what the work landscape will look like, 'oh hey boss, yea I can't come in for the next 2 weeks cause sussie/johnny has a runny nose, yessir I know we have meetings today/etc'
    Sig nuked by mod.

  18. #8058
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Duplex city
    My Ride
    No longer Savage. :(
    Posts
    7,629
    Rep Power
    40

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by adam c View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    This seems more disruptive than putting kids into the Hub program from the start, at what point will parents/students start hiding symptoms because this becomes unsustainable?

    I can only imagine what the work landscape will look like, 'oh hey boss, yea I can't come in for the next 2 weeks cause sussie/johnny has a runny nose, yessir I know we have meetings today/etc'
    Well, if you have any method of surviving the school year with your kids being home-schooled (which is really what hub means for younger kids), then you are probably right) I'm banking on being able to be in the ofice maybe 50% of the time through the school year, which would be a huge improvement to how it's been so far.
    Make the world a radder place, grow a mullet.
    Public Mobile is the best, just like Phil Collins haggard face.

    Quote Originally Posted by The_Rural_Juror
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    no one gives maritimers shit for culturally appropriating donairs.

  19. #8059
    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Location
    Calgary
    My Ride
    Buffalo Truck & something w/ Seriously Round Tires
    Posts
    2,505
    Rep Power
    13

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by adam c View Post
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    This seems more disruptive than putting kids into the Hub program from the start, at what point will parents/students start hiding symptoms because this becomes unsustainable?

    I can only imagine what the work landscape will look like, 'oh hey boss, yea I can't come in for the next 2 weeks cause sussie/johnny has a runny nose, yessir I know we have meetings today/etc'
    Hiding symptoms is going to be a thing right from day one I suspect. Don't worry though folks, my current guesstimation is that school will be shut down again by Halloween, maybe even Thanksgiving. The domino effect of one or two kids and or a teacher getting sick with pretty much anything is so disruptive that I can see the house of cards falling quite early.
    "Masked Bandit is a gateway drug for frugal spending." - Unknown303

  20. #8060
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Duplex city
    My Ride
    No longer Savage. :(
    Posts
    7,629
    Rep Power
    40

    Default

    Teachers will need to be away from school a hell of a lot mroe than a normal year. Teachers get loads of colds from the disgusting children, and mostly they just "play through it", which won't be an option this year. If you are a substitute, you might get a lot more days. Think that's right @MalibuStacy ?
    Make the world a radder place, grow a mullet.
    Public Mobile is the best, just like Phil Collins haggard face.

    Quote Originally Posted by The_Rural_Juror
    This quote is hidden because you are ignoring this member. Show Quote
    no one gives maritimers shit for culturally appropriating donairs.

Page 403 of 431 FirstFirst ... 393 402 403 404 413 ... LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. Canadian Novel

    By krazykhoja in forum Campus Chat
    Replies: 3
    Latest Threads: 09-19-2008, 04:35 PM
  2. Good novel suggestions

    By codo in forum General
    Replies: 5
    Latest Threads: 03-03-2008, 03:37 PM
  3. Replies: 31
    Latest Threads: 11-15-2005, 09:36 PM
  4. hotwiring--research for a novel

    By writer in forum General Car/Bike Talk
    Replies: 22
    Latest Threads: 06-12-2004, 10:40 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •