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How Do Rapid Antigen Tests Work? Process, Benefits and Accuracy

How Do Rapid Antigen Tests Work? Process, Benefits and Accuracy

How Do Rapid Antigen Tests Work? Process, Benefits and Accuracy Rapid antigen tests are a quick and easy way to diagnose COVID-19 infection. They can detect various pathogens and are often used in doctors’ offices and hospitals. But how do they work, and what are their benefits? This article will explore rapid antigen tests’ process, […]

P2 Mask vs N95 Mask: Which Is Better?

P2 Mask vs N95 Mask: Which Is Better?

P2 Mask vs N95 Mask: Which Is Better? As the world grapples with the ongoing pandemic, the use of masks has become increasingly common. Whilst early guidance from health authorities suggested that only those who were sick should wear masks, it is now recommended that everyone uses a mask when in public spaces. Still, these […]

Rapid Antigen Tests and Their Role in Fighting Against COVID-19

Rapid Antigen Tests and Their Role in Fighting Against COVID-19

Rapid Antigen Tests and Their Role in Fighting Against COVID-19 Rapid antigen tests have been playing a crucial role in curbing the spread of the SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes the dreaded COVID-19 disease. Although these tests are not the gold standard in detecting coronavirus infection, they are instrumental as the preliminary test for individuals with […]

COVID-19 Tests and Isolation: How Do They Work to Prevent the Spread of the Virus?

COVID-19 Tests and Isolation: How Do They Work to Prevent the Spread of the Virus?

COVID-19 Tests and Isolation: How Do They Work to Prevent the Spread of the Virus? The COVID virus, which devastated many lives in 2020, has without a doubt changed the way we live. It has brought to our attention how little we know about viruses and their effects on the human body. Even with all […]

Understanding Rapid Antigen Tests

Understanding Rapid Antigen Tests

Understanding Rapid Antigen Tests Due to the consistent rise of COVID cases globally in the past two years, health experts adopt measures to curb the spread of the virus. Fortunately, by providing vaccines, booster shots and testing kits, COVID-19 transmission has waned and is now at ease in most parts of the world.  However, the […]

Can Face Masks Effectively Limit the Probability of Sars-Cov-2 Transmission?

Can Face Masks Effectively Limit the Probability of Sars-Cov-2 Transmission?

Can Face Masks Effectively Limit the Probability of Sars-Cov-2 Transmission? During the pandemic and beyond, it looks like face masks have become indispensable to protect oneself against COVID-19. Wearing of face masks, along with observing physical distancing, is a familiar sight all over the world. Does this mean that the pandemic isn’t over yet? Continued […]

COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Tests: Everything You Need to Know

COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Tests: Everything You Need to Know

COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Tests: Everything You Need to Know As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread, more and more people are looking for ways to protect themselves and their families. One way that you can help prevent the spread of the virus is by getting a rapid antigen test. But what are these tests, and […]

When Do Rapid Antigen Tests Work Best?

When Do Rapid Antigen Tests Work Best?

When Do Rapid Antigen Tests Work Best? A rapid antigen test (RAT) is a test for COVID-19 infections. As the word suggests, ‘rapid’ means it is the quickest way to detect if you are positive with the virus within 30 minutes or less. But do RATS really work? If they do, how accurate? What factors […]

Understanding the Different Types of COVID-19 Tests

Understanding the Different Types of COVID-19 Tests

Understanding the Different Types of COVID-19 Tests COVID-19 tests have played a crucial role in the fight against this deadly virus and the dreaded disease it causes. However, not all tests are created equal, and some tests provide accurate results and some do not.  The general public needs to be informed about the importance of […]

Which Face Mask Is The Best For You?

Which Face Mask Is The Best For You?

Which Face Mask Is The Best For You? The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a lot of inconveniences and left many casualties worldwide. Luckily, the spread of the virus has significantly slowed down, and one of the significant factors that caused this is the greater awareness of the public towards wearing of face masks.  However, despite […]