By now you’ve heard that coronavirus variants that cause COVID-19 have emerged in different parts of the world. It’s a common phenomenon, as viruses often change through mutation. As of three days ago, coronavirus variants had been detected in eight states. We don’t know much in terms of what this means going forward, but scientists are racing to learn if these new variants cause more severe or milder disease, whether they spread more easily from person to person, whether they respond to the medications we use to treat COVID, and whether the effectiveness of the vaccines decreases.
That’s Gotta Hurt
The Injuries That Changed Sports Forever
Through the stories of a dozen athletes whose injuries and recovery advanced the field (including Joan Benoit, Michael Jordan, Brandi Chastain, and Tommy John), Dr. Geier explains how sports medicine makes sports safer for the pros, amateurs, student-athletes, and weekend warriors alike.Get the Book