Tag: coronavirus

Can sauna help against the Coronavirus?

Finland is sauna and sauna is Finland. It is the only Finnish word that has been incorporated into other languages (it was not, of course, going to be the longest word in the world – lentokonesuihku-turbiinimoottoriapumekaanikkoal-iupseerioppilas -, which is also Finnish). The positive effects of the Finnish sauna (the 90-something degree Celsius sauna, not lower temperature saunas or Turkish baths) are well known: they help…



Is Finland dealing correctly with Coronavirus? Maybe not

Now that the Coronavirus has been declared a global pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO), we also look to Finland to ask: are the Finns doing well? Let’s get to it. Facemasks. Source (CC: by) Finnish doctors and patient treatment We have rarely talked about the Finnish health system here in the blog, that is true. Finland has in the last years tried to…




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