Kant’s supreme principle of morality

Thursday 9th April Global Update
April 9, 2020
Dr. John Campbell

Immanuel Kant’s first formulation of the Categorical Imperative states that you are to “act only in accordance with that maxim through which you can at the same time will that it become a universal law” (G 4:421).
https://plato.stanford.edu/entries/kant-moral

Post Intensive Care Syndrome

After ICU, Coronavirus Patients’ Ordeal Is Far From Over
April 8, 2020
https://www.wsj.com/articles/after-icu-coronavirus-patients-ordeal-is-far-from-over-11586356850

Jesse Vanderhoof got out of the hospital this weekend after an 11-day stay, including a week on a ventilator—only to be rushed back to a local emergency room in an ambulance because of delirium.
The 40-year-old nurse… using a walker for support. He said he was told his recovery might take a couple of months.

Vitamin D and Immunity

Vitamin D supplementation to prevent acute respiratory tract infections: systematic review and meta-analysis of individual participant data
BMJ 2017; 356 (Published 15 February 2017)
https://www.bmj.com/content/356/bmj.i6583
doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.i6583

25 mcg = 1,000 IU

Safety:
hypercalcemia: 0.5% same in placebo group
renal stones: 0.2% same in placebo group

How To Boost Immune System Against Coronavirus Infection (Abazar Habibinia, MD, Director of CAASN)
CANADIAN ACADEMY OF SPORT NUTRITION, January 28, 2020

macrophages
– vitamin D 10,000 IU
– zinc 50 – 100 mg/day

neutrophils
– avoid sugars
– vitamin C > 3,000 mg/day
– flavonoids > 200 mg/day (enhance the function of vitamin C)

WBCs production
– vitamin A 10,000 – 20,000 IU/day
– vitamin E 800/day
– vitamin B6 100 mg/day

SARS-CoV-2: Molecular virology

Coronaviruses 101: Focus on Molecular Virology
March 25, 2020
Innovative Genomics Institute – IGI
Britt Glaunsinger, PhD, explains the evolution, genetics, and virulence of coronaviruses.

COVID-19 Mutation and Evolution
March 5, 2020
Dr. John Campbell