February 12, 2021 - Chitra Goel

Will the Domestic Travel COVID-19 Testing Mandate Be the Next Big Announcement?

After announcing the testing mandates for all international arrivals into the U.S.A, the new administration is now actively looking at a domestic travel testing requirement mandate. If approved, the domestic travel COVID-19 testing mandate will be the next big announcement for the aviation industry in 2021. Will Testing Mandates Help With Infection Control? Considering the Read More »

February 5, 2021 - Chitra Goel

Workplace Pandemic Anxiety – Six Ways To Support Your Employees?

Whether you are a remote worker or going to the office, COVID-19 workplace pandemic anxiety certainly has significant impacts on the way we work. The pandemic not only poses a major health risk to our community, but it also brings fear and anxiety about this new decade-defining disease.  Combined with other strong emotions, work-related pandemic Read More »

February 2, 2021 - Chitra Goel

COVID-19 Tongue – Will This be CDC’s Next Approved Coronavirus Symptom?

Apart from the coronavirus symptoms as outlined by the CDC, many have been reporting a new sign: the COVID-19 Tongue. Yes, you heard it right. It is a commonly reported new symptom among COVID-19 patients in the UK, Europe, and some parts of the United States. Several recent studies have also claimed that the coronavirus Read More »

February 1, 2021 - Chitra Goel

US Department Of Labor Issues New COVID-19 Workplace Guidance

The US Department Of Labor (DOL) issued new coronavirus guidelines and more robust COVID-19 workplace guidance to help employers maintain workplace safety amid the pandemic. The new DOL OSHA guidance aims to mitigate and prevent a COVID-19 outbreak at the workplace. The new worker safety guidance emphasizes a workplace-specific coronavirus prevention program to identify those Read More »

January 15, 2021 - Chitra Goel

New Coronavirus Strains – What We Know So Far!

In December 2020, new coronavirus strains were reported in the global news media. The U.K. and South Africa are the first two countries to report a more contagious coronavirus strain in late 2020. Seemingly, these strains are very different from the first detected. Since there are new, mutated strains exist now; it raises several further Read More »

November 24, 2020 - Chitra Goel

COVID-19 Vaccine Updates – What’s New?

After nearly 10-months of the pandemic jeopardizing our lives, we have some positive COVID-19 vaccine updates. Finally, a few pharma and biotech companies have their vaccine trial reports ready, and luckily, some of the early testers have optimistic results to share. As per the latest vaccination updates, two companies reported 94- and 95-percent efficacy in Read More »

November 13, 2020 - Chitra Goel

Holiday Travel Safety Tips & Best Practices During COVID-19

Curious to know how to keep you and your family safe during this year’s holiday season? Given that travel could pose health dangers for various vulnerable populations, Axiom Medical has these holiday travel safety tips and best practices with dos and don’ts for responsible use of commercial transportation and hospitality venues during this COVID-19 pandemic. Read More »

November 9, 2020 - Chitra Goel

Why Are People Not Wearing A Mask?

Not wearing a mask increases your risk of exposure to COVID-19. Yet, people are still reluctant to wear a mask in public. Amid this pandemic, a small piece of face-covering has impelled a nationwide argument about public health, civil liberties, and even personal freedom. While many Americans diligently follow the local guidelines on mask mandates, Read More »

October 23, 2020 - Chitra Goel

Onsite Healthcare Trends – Benefits & The Future

As healthcare costs continue to rise, employers should look for alternative ways to support their employees with onsite healthcare services to drive affordability while improving their overall health. In a pandemic situation like this, protecting your workplace and workforce becomes more crucial than ever. With onsite healthcare and medical services, employers can provide their workforce Read More »

October 20, 2020 - Chitra Goel

Coronavirus vs Flu

Wondering what’s the difference between the coronavirus vs. flu? While the influenza virus causes the common flu, COVID-19 is the respiratory illness caused by the pandemic coronavirus. Both COVID-19 and flu share many similar symptoms, making it tricky to differentiate between the two. This post will walk you through the symptoms of both contagious respiratory illnesses, their effects on your health, and key similarities and differences.