WIT Claddagh program for Chinese Students in Ireland

Awards provide students with an opportunity to be educated. So for helping students, the Waterford Institute of Technology is offering the WIT Claddagh program for Chinese Students in Ireland. The program aims to encourage outstanding applicants who want to pursue the undergraduate and postgraduate degree coursework at WIT in Ireland. Founded in 1970, the Waterford …

How to Handle Coronavirus Isolation and Anxiety

The coronavirus outbreak may have you feeling lonely, isolated, stressed, and anxious. Whether you’re social distancing or required to stay home, these tips may help you feel better. Be social. Socialization is key, especially if you feel isolated. Feeling connected to others wards off loneliness and stress. First, swap the term “social distancing” for “physical …

How Does Coronavirus Spread?

With cases of the new coronavirus reported in few states, health officials are focused on slowing the spread. By understanding how coronavirus spreads, you can take the right steps so you don’t get sick and infect others. Person-to-Person Transmission Experts believe the virus that causes COVID-19 spreads mainly from person to person. There are several …

Should I Have a Home Birth to Avoid COVID-19?

Pregnancy is often a time of high anxiety – even when there’s not a global pandemic going on. The images on the media of overflowing hospitals and conflicting articles bombarding your social media feeds make it hard to tease out the facts from opinion. I know that many patients are petrified by the idea of …

What Coronavirus Precautions Do You Really Need?

We’re in the middle of a pandemic, and it feels like every interaction we have could lead to some way to get the coronavirus. Groceries, deliveries, takeout food — can we bring them into our homes safely? If you followed every bit of advice out there, you’d only leave your home encased in plastic wrap, …