Coronavirus Today: Brian McDonough, MD

Coronavirus Today: Brian McDonough, MD

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This podcast has a very simple purpose: explain in easy to understand terms information surrounding coronavirus as the news breaks. It is an attempt to eliminate as much of the noise as possible. Dr. Brian McDonough is a Four Time Emmy Award winner in a twenty year career at Fox and has been honored as National Medical Broadcaster of the Year and Family Physician of The Year. He has three fellowships and has authored three books. Dr. McDonough serves as Chairman of The Department of Family Medicine and is a leader in Healthcare Informatics.


September 18, 2020: Brian McDonough, MD
Sep 18 • 5 min
There is nothing wrong with hoping for a vaccine, but hope won’t slow the spread of COVID-19. Wear a mask!
September 11, 2020
Sep 11 • 4 min
Remembering September 11, 2001
September 8, 2020: Brian McDonough, MD
Sep 8 • 3 min
Astra Zeneca has put a “hold” on its vaccine trial. Why is this seemingly bad news actually good news?
September 3, 2020
Sep 3 • 3 min
Every single life should be treasured or no life should be treasured
August 30, 2020: Brian McDonough, MD
Aug 30 • 4 min
Fewer Audio Podcasts as we expand video presence
August 26, 2020: Brian McDonough, MD
Aug 26 • 2 min
New study suggests how Covid-19 gains a foothold
August 23, 2020: Brian McDonough, MD
Aug 23 • 2 min
A major study looking at kids and whether they can spread the virus. Also, why does Covid-19 make us so anxious?
August 15, 2020: Brian McDonough, MD
Aug 15 • 3 min
A potential barrier to a successful vaccine
August 13, 2020: Brian McDonough, MD
Aug 13 • 3 min
A look at the “Russia Vaccine”
August 11, 2020: Brian McDonough, MD
Aug 11 • 3 min
The virus hasn’t changed in six months, but college football leadership is acting as if it just appeared last week.
August 8, 2020: Brian McDonough, MD
Aug 8 • 5 min
The latest on testing and some new symptoms to be concerned about All in five minutes
August 6, 2020
Aug 6 • 3 min
A personal story
August 4, 2020: Brian McDonough, MD
Aug 4 • 3 min
Rise in cases in Japan and Viet Nam.
August 1, 2020: Brian McDonough, MD
Aug 1 • 5 min
Are you thinking about returning to college this fall?
July 30, 2020: Brian McDonough, MD
Jul 30 • 5 min
Major League Baseball doing everything wrong
July 30, 2020: Brian McDonough, MD
Jul 30 • 5 min
Major League Baseball is doing everything wrong
July 28, 2020: Brian McDonough, MD
Jul 28 • 5 min
The Marlins and Major League Baseball making critical errors and the results are in the lab tests.
July 25 2020 Brian McDonough MD
Jul 25 • 2 min
If you want reliable COVID-19 Information there is one place to trust.
July 23, 2020
Jul 23 • 5 min
Four million cases…one million in fifteen days Our country is failing high school biology
July 21, 2020
Jul 21 • 4 min
Let’s get on the same page
July 18, 2020: Brian McDonough, MD
Jul 18 • 5 min
There are reasons for hope
July 16, 2020: Brian McDonough, MD
Jul 16 • 5 min
At this point if you are not wearing a mask it can be assumed you know the risks for yourselves and others
July 14, 2020: Brian McDonough, MD
Jul 14 • 3 min
Florida has become the example of what NOT to do.
July 11, 2020: Brian McDonough, MD
Jul 11 • 5 min
Every now and then I ask our subscribers ad non subscribers to listen to an episode or share an episode. This is one of those episodes. Stay safe.
July 9, 2020: Brian McDonough, MD
Jul 9 • 3 min
If you don’t want to wear a mask, take a moment to listen.
July 7, 2020: Brian McDonough, MD
Jul 7 • 5 min
The United States has made virtually every error conceivable preventing the spread of COVID-19 despite early warnings and consistent pleas to act differently. Don’t worry about a second wave—-it looks like a tsunami is coming
with Dr Brian McDonough: July 4, 2020
Jul 4 • 2 min
Sometimes I sound like a broken record—-for those under 40 sometimes I sound like I am repeating myself over and over.
new episode
Jul 1 • 3 min
A greater battle than Covid?
with Dr Brian McDonough July 1, 2020
Jul 1 • 3 min
I grieve for Mr Horace Anderson and pray that the senseless loss of his son —and his courage—might bring us together.
June 30, 2020: Brian McDonough, MD
Jun 30 • 5 min
Dr Fauci: “We are on our way to 100,000 cases/day”
with Dr Brian McDonough June 27, 2020
Jun 27 • 5 min
The State of Florida serves as a beacon for the world…..lighting the way for what NOT to do.
with Dr Brian McDonough Version Two June 25, 2020
Jun 25 • 5 min
The US has 5% of Population but 25% of deaths
with Dr Brian McDonough: June 25 2020
Jun 25 • 5 min
The United States makes up 5% of the world’s population but we make up 25% of cases and 25% of deaths. Please wear a mask.
with Dr Brian McDonough: June 23 2020
Jun 23 • 5 min
Professional Sports are coming. Are the teams ready to face the challenges the virus brings?
with Dr Brian McDonough: June 20, 2020
Jun 20 • 5 min
Phillies Clearwater Camp shut down as five players and three staff members test positive. From all reports, the team took all reasonable precautions. The virus spreads easily. If you love yourself and your families please wear masks and respect social…
with Dr Brian McDonough: June 18 2020
Jun 18 • 6 min
Dr Tony Fauci has serious concerns about an NFL season.
with Dr Brian McDonough: June 16 2020
Jun 16 • 5 min
Is dexamethasone the new hope for beating COVID-19?
with Dr. Brian McDonough June 13, 2020
Jun 13 • 5 min
According to my calculations the US has about 4.3% of the world’s population and 26.68% of cases and 26.8% of deaths. What are we doing wrong?
with Dr. Brian McDonough June 11, 2020
Jun 11 • 5 min
The focus of Coronavirus Today (Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday) is shifting to staying healthy in the continuing COVID-19 environment and will include health issues like heart disease, cancer, diabetes etc. COVID-19 will still be featured prominently.
with Dr. Brian McDonough June 9, 2020
Jun 9 • 5 min
Concerns in Arizona and the Carolinas
with Dr. Brian McDonough June 6, 2020
Jun 6 • 5 min
There are two major issues plaguing the world in 2020: COVID-19 and the fact that we as humans can’t grasp the message that we are only as strong as the weakest among us. My fear is that in fifty years we will look back and have only solved one of the…
with Dr. Brian McDonough June 4, 2020
Jun 4 • 5 min
These are very precarious times.
with Dr. Brian McDonough June 2, 2020
Jun 2 • 5 min
Anticipating a Spike
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 30, 2020
May 30 • 5 min
The votes are in: Coronavirus Today moves to three time per week (Saturday, Tuesday, Thursday) Season Three starts today with focus on major Covid developments and how to be safe as we open up the country
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 29, 2020
May 29 • 5 min
It is May 29 and we have had a feature every day since February 29. We’ve all learned a great deal and along the way lost 363,000 people around the world—363,000 people with families, friends and many unfulfilled dreams. Nevertheless, we must move on and…
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 28 , 2020
May 28 • 5 min
Lots of changes ahead
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 27, , 2020
May 27 • 5 min
100,000 deaths—-no words.
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 26, 2020
May 26 • 5 min
The COVID-19 experience is exhausting, but if this was a baseball game we are only in the second inning.
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 25, 2020
May 25 • 5 min
Memorial Day Edition
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 24, 2020
May 24 • 5 min
Is it safe to fly? Let the buyer beware
with Dr. Brian McDonough Ma 23, 2020
May 23 • 5 min
Please listen to this one for five minutes! The Spark/Cliff Notes version of Cable News and why CNN and FOX need each other to thrive. Unfortunately, in a pandemic this business model could lead to needless death and disease.
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 22, 2020
May 22 • 5 min
It is time for leaders to step up—all throughout the world
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 21, 2020
May 21 • 5 min
We have learned more about how the virus spreads by contact.
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 20, 2020
May 20 • 5 min
What happens if we don’t find a vaccine or a cure?
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 19, 2020
May 19 • 5 min
Evidence rules in the battle against disease? Impulsive decisions can kill you.
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 18, 2020
May 18 • 5 min
We need a plan and we need to be consistent.
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 17, 2020
May 17 • 5 min
The first COVID-19 case in the US was 115 days ago. We are averaging 775 deaths from COVID each day since January 22. Also, some disturbing news from Sweden.
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 16, 2020
May 16 • 5 min
Today I explain the tests that are out there, what they do and if they are reliable—all in five minutes.
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 15, 2020
May 15 • 5 min
Important: An in-depth look at Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children. Everything we know at this time in plain English and in five minutes.
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 14, 2020
May 14 • 5 min
COVID-19 Burnout—it is real. Also, a look at the struggles of teens during COVID-19.
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 13, 2020
May 13 • 5 min
Is it safe for you and your family to fly? A look at the airline industry and the steps they are taking and not taking. Some suggestions before it is too late.
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 12, 2020
May 12 • 5 min
If 100 people test positive for COVID-19 in the US, how many will die? A look at the numbers in the United States and much of the world and what they mean.
Coronavirus Today: The New Normal with Dr. Brian McDonough, MD May 11, 2020
May 11 • 5 min
All world leaders need to admit they are weaker than the virus or the virus will spread faster than it should. Admitting weakness is the ultimate sign of strength.
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 10, 2020
May 9 • 5 min
Dr Tony Fauci, Dr. Stephen Hahna(FDA) and Dr. Robert Redfield (CDC) are voluntarily quarantining to protect others from the virus and exposure. Very proud of my physician colleagues who see the big picture.
with Brian McDonough, MD May 9, 2020
May 9 • 5 min
The Vice-President of The United States spokesperson has tested positive and The President’s personal valet has tested positive. What does this mean? What changes need to be made to protect the leaders and those who come in contact with them?
Coronavirus Today: Brian McDonough, MD May 8, 2020
May 8 • 5 min
A look at lab tests and introducing “The New Normal” video series
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 7, 2020
May 7 • 5 min
If you have to travel a long distance, what do you do? What is your safest bet?
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 6, 2020
May 6 • 5 min
What do I do if I MUST go back into work because my local government leaders or company think it is safe? How do I keep myself and my family safe? The audio version of Coronavirus Today gives an expanded view (five minutes per episode) and can travel with…
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 5, 2020
May 5 • 5 min
Nothing has changed.
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 4, 2020
May 4 • 5 min
It is important to take a break from COVID-19
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 3, 2020
May 3 • 5 min
Today marks one hundred days since the first case of COVID-19 reported in the US. Are we making a difference and how can we do more. Also, a lesson from history.
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 2, 2020
May 2 • 5 min
As half the country starts to re open, how to keep you and your family safe.
with Dr. Brian McDonough May 1, 2020
May 1 • 5 min
Fourth month of daily reports—-the virus is still winning
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 30, 2020
Apr 30 • 5 min
LA is testing widely—at last we will get some real numbers A look at Remdesivir
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 29, 2020
Apr 29 • 5 min
Immunity and the “second wave”: What we know? What we don’t?
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 28, 2020
Apr 28 • 5 min
Why wasn’t the Vice-President wearing a mask? Thanks to the Blue Angels and the Thunderbirds!
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 27, 2020
Apr 27 • 5 min
Hope for better testing
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 26, 2020
Apr 26 • 5 min
Video version of Coronavirus Today now available with sixty second segments. Subscribe and spread the word.
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 25, 2020
Apr 25 • 5 min
Why are men more likely to die fo COVID-19 than women?
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 24, 2020
Apr 24 • 5 min
One message in today’s audio podcast: Who can you trust for medical advice related to COVID-19?
Audio: April 23, 2020
Apr 23 • 5 min
Why are certain populations more vulnerable to COVID-19?
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 22, 2020
Apr 22 • 5 min
COVID-19 patients more likely to suffer strokes at younger ages Why are African Americans dying at higher rates? Dr Fauci explains
April 21, 2020
Apr 21 • 5 min
Let’s be real—-COVID19 is not going anywhere. It is time to protect yourself, those you love and the general public——-especially if you are in a state where leaders have their heads in the sand. Also, billions for hospitals that really need it,
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 20, 2020
Apr 20 • 5 min
Don’t avoid reaching out to your doctor if you have other health problems than COVID19
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 19, 2020
Apr 19 • 5 min
Strategy for slowly opening up the country
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 18. 2020
Apr 18 • 4 min
“a pitiful way to lay to rest the bones of a life” Dorothy Duffy
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 18, 2020
Apr 18 • 5 min
The Basics of Building a Vaccine: How it is done. Why does it take so long? Do we have something that works now?
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 17, 2020
Apr 17 • 5 min
Every decision by.a politician can impact thousands of lives
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 16, 2020
Apr 16 • 5 min
As viral fevers grow in hospitals, cabin fever hits homes.
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 15, 2020
Apr 15 • 5 min
All You Need To Know About Antibody Tests and COVID-19
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 14, 2020
Apr 14 • 5 min
When we want to start returning to normal one thing will be more necessary than anything else—-Accurate and Rapid Testing for everyone. That’s right—-everyone.
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 13, 2020
Apr 13 • 4 min
Some Painfully Obvious Lessons Covid-19 is Teaching us
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 12, 2020
Apr 12 • 5 min
We are making tremendous progress slowing down spread of COVID-19 but the most important progress will only come with rapid and reliable testing, development of treatments and ultimately a vaccine. Until then—-don’t let numbers fool you.
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 11, 2020
Apr 11 • 5 min
A request for help from those who gave recovered from COVID-19
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 10, 2020
Apr 10 • 5 min
Social distancing IS working, but how long will this be our only weapon? A look into the future.
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 9, 2020
Apr 9 • 5 min
Dr Fauci looks into the future after we flatten the curve
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 8, 2020
Apr 8 • 5 min
If COVID19 doesn’t care about race, country or creed, why is the African American community in the United States being hit so hard—and what can we do to help those increasingly vulnerable? Also, as NYC tries to flatten the curve the number of deaths…
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 7, 2020
Apr 7 • 5 min
A new study looks at COVID-19 and children Major League Baseball has a plan to play in Arizona——it is a bad idea and I’ll explain why
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 6, 2020
Apr 6 • 4 min
Prime Minister Boris Johnson in the ICU—-COVID19 is an equal opportunity pathogen
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 5, 2020
Apr 5 • 5 min
A look at the numbers and a plea for people to use common sense and not gather closely in crowds despite what some uninformed local leaders might say.
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 4, 2020
Apr 4 • 5 min
As we try to get more ventilators there are concerns about not enough IV medications Once we get through this —and we will—we have to realize healthcare is different than any other business
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 3, 2020
Apr 3 • 5 min
Today New York lost 23 people an hour to Covid19: parents, grandparents, sons and daughters.
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 2, 2020
Apr 2 • 5 min
A cold hard look at the numbers. What about masks?
with Dr. Brian McDonough April 1, 2020
Apr 1 • 5 min
A look at plasma as a treatment—is there hope? Taking a moment to think of those who have lost their jobs.
with Dr. Brian McDonough March 31, 2020
Mar 31 • 5 min
“Keep your foot on the gas”, Dr Tony Fauci regarding Social Distancing Reflections on my conversation with Sean Hannity !00,000-200,000 lives is a very real number—-but it does not have to happen
with Dr. Brian McDonough March 30, 2020
Mar 30 • 5 min
A look at the numbers across the world. The US extends national social distancing until at least April 30
with Dr. Brian McDonough March 29, 2020
Mar 29 • 5 min
Grim statistics from Spain but small signs of progress. Also—if you take a moment to look at the big picture —there is a major lesson for the human family for those who wish to listen
with Dr. Brian McDonough March 27, 2020
Mar 27 • 5 min
Why we need to stay the course if we want to win this battle
with Dr. Brian McDonough March 26, 2020
Mar 26 • 5 min
A look at the symptoms—we have more information Tips for caring for a COVID19 victim at home Remember, most people get better
with Dr. Brian McDonough March 25, 2020 r
Mar 25 • 4 min
“Makeshift Morgues”
with Dr. Brian McDonough March 25, 2020
Mar 25 • 5 min
Makeshift Morgues
with Dr. Brian McDonough March 25, 2020
Mar 25 • 5 min
A comparison of Northern Italy and New York City What we need to learn from it Welcome back to the stage Dr Tony Fauci
with Dr. Brian McDonough March 24, 2020
Mar 24 • 5 min
A look at Hydroxychloroquine Will we really be out of this by Easter? It is important to stay strong.
with Dr. Brian McDonough March 23, 2020
Mar 23 • 5 min
A look at the need to stay the course despite the frustrations that come with it
with Dr. Brian McDonough March 22, 2020
Mar 22 • 5 min
A look at the numbers Where else to find Dr Brian McDonough Preparing for the next week
with Dr. Brian McDonough March 21, 2020
Mar 21 • 5 min
OK—-Can we use hydroxychloroquine and azithromycin or not? I have the answer Italy with 793 deaths in 24 hours An important message to stay positive
with Dr Brian McDonough. March 20, 2020
Mar 20 • 5 min
A Quarter of Americans Being Asked to Stay Home What are our Doctors thinking about now? Vice President Pence Staffer tests Positive
with Dr. Brian McDonough March 19, 2020
Mar 19 • 5 min
COVID19 could last eighteen months according to President Trump I explain why this is not a bad thing on this episode
with Dr. Brian McDonough March 19, 2020
Mar 18 • 5 min
“You can’t go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending.”
with Dr. Brian McDonough March 18, 2020
Mar 17 • 5 min
Approaching 200,000 cases worldwide and deaths surpassing 100 in United States What do the numbers mean? A look inside the numbers
Coronavirus Today: Alerts and Updates
Mar 16 • 5 min
I am optimistic today
with Dr. Brian McDonough: March 16, 2020
Mar 15 • 5 min
Flattening the Curve and Social Distancing. Why are we doing this? Will it make a difference? And, What does Flattening the Curve mean?
with Dr. Brian McDonough: March 15, 2020
Mar 15 • 5 min
Today: A look at Scientific Research to battle Covid19. Lots of great work at numerous sites. I focus on fascinating research by a company called Celularity trying to harness the body’s natural killer cells to fight for those most vulnerable. How these NK…
with Dr. Brian McDonough: March 14, 2020
Mar 14 • 5 min
President Trump says he was tested and awaiting results When should you travel? What about airlines?
with Dr. Brian McDonough: March 13, 2020 evening
Mar 13 • 5 min
President Trump declares a National Emergency against Coronavirus. Has the President been tested? My thoughts.
with Dr. Brian McDonough: March 13, 2020
Mar 13 • 5 min
News from the CDC special conference call
with Dr. Brian McDonough: March 12, 2020 evening
Mar 12 • 5 min
Ireland “shuts it down” March Madness Maddeningly Shut down Why aren’t doctors and nurses swimming in personal protection equipment????
with Dr. Brian McDonough: March 12, 2020
Mar 11 • 5 min
We need to stay calm and think logically-we will get through this The President Addresses the Nation Tom Hanks and his wife have tested positive coronavirus The NBA is suspending its season
with Dr. Brian McDonough: March 11, 2020
Mar 11 • 5 min
Covid19 is now a pandemic NCAA Tournament to be played in empty stadiums
with Dr. Brian McDonough: March 11, 2020
Mar 11 • 5 min
Cases in US top 1000 and the world approaches 120,000 COVID19 is ten times more deadly than the flu
Coronavirus Today: March 11 2020 Evening Update
Mar 10 • 5 min
It is time to play sporting events in empty arenas
Coronavirus Today: Alerts and Updates March 10, 2020
Mar 10 • 5 min
What is the difference between the flu and coronavirus?
Coronavirus Today: Alerts and Updates March 9, 2020
Mar 9 • 5 min
My immediate reaction to the White House Task Force Press Conference? I have a mild disagreement with Dr. Tony Fauci (for the first time ever)
Coronavirus Today: Alerts and Updates March 9, 2020
Mar 8 • 5 min
Senator Ted Cruz exposed to Coronavirus The tough question: Should our Presidents still be campaigning?
Coronavirus Today: Alerts and Updates March 8, 2020 afternoon report
Mar 8 • 5 min
For the first time, a look at what happens if you are exposed World Health Organization report
Alerts and Updates: March 8, 2020
Mar 8 • 5 min
Could the changes made to daily life on Northern Italy be implemented here? Cases rising in Northeast United States Now York and California seeing increases
Coronavirus Today: Alerts and Updates
Mar 7 • 5 min
Major Michigan State Study Looks at Handwashing—don’t miss this information The latest worldwide statistics Special welcome to listeners in Canada, Ireland, Italy and Ghana
Coronavirus Today: Alerts and Updates
Mar 6 • 5 min
Facebook Live Questions and Answers now available Resources to Review Is it time to stop traveling?
Coronavirus: Alerts and Updates
Mar 5 • 5 min
Facebook Live on 1010WINS Page March 6 12:15-12:45 est When are we getting more test Kits? Don’t listen to politicians—listen to doctors? How our hospitals are getting ready.
Questions About Coronavirus with Dr Brian McDonough: New York and LA Updates
Mar 4 • 5 min
What groups are getting hit the hardest? New Steps taken by Congress? If I have a flight to take, what can I do? Major developments in NY and LA
Coronavirus Questions Answered with Dr. Brian McDonough
Mar 4 • 5 min
The question has to be asked: should Presidential rallies and celebrations in state after state be eliminated? What about march Madness? It is time for a national conversation—and it starts right here.
Coronavirus Questions Answered with Dr. Brian McDonough
Mar 3 • 5 min
Is coronavirus going to move through the United States? Are we getting cases that started in our country? What can you do if the media is making you nervous? How can you protect yourself?
with Dr. Brian McDonough: March 2, 2020
Mar 2 • 5 min
Can I travel safely? What if I have a chronic illness?
Dr Brian McDonough Explains: March 2, 2020
Mar 1 • 5 min
Updating the week in review. What to expect? Truly a worldwide problem.
Dr. Brian McDonough Explains: March 1, 2020
Mar 1 • 5 min
Latest News Spread of Virus Stay calm Why so few masks?
Dr. Brian McDonough Explains: Coronavirus Episode One
Feb 29 • 5 min
Today’s Topics: How to keep yourself and your family as safe as possible. When do you need a mask?