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Medical Musings with Dr. Shane Marshall: Prayers and Promises in the Age of COVID-19

As of today, 115 Bermudians have tested positive for COVID-19. Some remain at home or are isolated in government facilities; 16 are in the hospital. In the absence of a definitive treatment, doctors do what they can. Meanwhile, families of the affected quietly engage in an alternate intervention – one which, you might be surprised to learn, has been tested and published in major scientific journals. It’s called intercessory prayer. Prayer helps us cope with uncertainty, and when a loved…


Wellness

Coping Strategies for Families During COVID-19

Living at home with your spouse or partner 24/7 can be challenging, especially if there are unresolved issues that have been brewing in your relationship. Communication is key, as are having the tools or skills to navigate these discussions successfully.…


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Bermuda Hospitals Board and Partners Make Covid-19 Self-Assessment Tool Available to All

Bermuda Hospitals Board and Partners Make Covid-19 Self- Assessment Tool Available to All Bermuda Hospitals Board (BHB) Emergency Department in partnership with the Ministry of Health, the Chief Medical Officer and the island’s primary care providers, has created an easy-to-follow…


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Medical Musings with Dr. Shane Marshall: Five Things You Should Know About COVID-19 and Your HEART

We are in challenging times, Bermuda! Never before have doctors and policy-makers had to make so many decisions with so little information. As one researcher in New York put it, we are operating in a “data-free zone.” That’s not a…


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Just Keep Moving: A Guide to Exercise During COVID-19

If you’re following the Government’s guidelines to stay indoors during this unsettling time of COVID-19, you might be feeling a little stir crazy (we know we are!). As one adjusts to this new stay-at-home lifestyle, it's important to not forget…

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Natural Immunity Boosters by FUELLED

We have all been hearing about hand sanitizers, wipes, masks, working from home, restricting travel, not touching our faces and washing hands frequently with soap and water, so I’m here to provide something totally different – I’m opening up the…