COVID-19, The Truth, The Lies, and What You Need To Know To Stay Safe & Healthy

The pandemic has created a lot of confusion…

Between the obsessive hand washing, mandatory mask wearing, and food/toilet paper hoarding, we’re surrounded on all sides by stressful triggers and lots of conflicting information. It’s hard to make sense of it all! Since mid-march, Doctor Kirk Parsley, MD has made it his mission to share his perspective on the pandemic and look at the real numbers and the real facts. The goal is to empower you with information, help you allay fears, and ultimately provide hope amidst the chaos.

COVID-19: The Real Reason Why We Wear Masks

COVID-19: The Real Reason Why We Wear Masks

  You should wear a mask for the rest of your life...  That’s what I have to say to folks who get verbally and physically upset at others for NOT wearing a mask… If you believe that not wearing a mask translates to the complete disregard for (and ultimately the...

COVID-19: Will There Be More Exposure And More Death?

COVID-19: Will There Be More Exposure And More Death?

  There’s basically 2 extreme camps in this debate...  On one side are people who think we’ve totally overreacted. On the other side are people that feel COVID is way too dangerous and we need to stay sheltered in place until a treatment is developed. For those...

COVID-19: This Thing’s All But Over

COVID-19: This Thing’s All But Over

  Why?...  Why were we all forced to wear masks, self-quarantine, and take part in an unprecedented, nationwide economic shutdown?   To stop people from contracting the virus? No. The purpose of the lockdown was and has never been to stop everyone from getting...

COVID-19: Should We Trust Some Or None Of The Data?

COVID-19: Should We Trust Some Or None Of The Data?

  What does it mean to say someone has died from the coronavirus?...  Sounds like a fairly straightforward question, but as it turns out, the CDC guidelines on this definition have shifted over time. Some people are simply assumed to have had it. Some people are...

COVID-19: Moving From Fear to Courage

COVID-19: Moving From Fear to Courage

  I blew a fuse... Literally!  The other day I needed to replace a fuse in my car, so I went to an auto parts store. But, the second I cross the threshold to the entrance, I was met with a rather stern directive: “Sir, you have to have a mask…”  My response: “I...