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What’s it all about … Alfie ?

April 5, 2021 Tick – tock … Tick – tock … Tick – tock … or … ~ Swirling flow ~ … ?? A good friend shared this … which I am stealing … and adding my own Coda, at … Continue reading

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COVID Testing & COVID Vaccine Updates:

June 12, 2021 Update from the June 7 version** COVID Testing & COVID Vaccine Updates:Note that most of the laboratory tests for COVID antibodies are specially designed to ONLY detect COVID antibodies from a natural COVID infectionv (the first topic … Continue reading

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COVID Vaccination Plan for Merida – Over Age 59 Residents

April 5, 2021 Our Governator finally issued a new vaccine plan for Merida last night, just in time for this week’s COVID vaccination kick-off for elderly residents. Merida was sent 140,000 doses of the Oxford – AstraZenica vaccine yesterday, so … Continue reading

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How COVID-19 Vaccines Work & How the Vaccines Differ so Widely from Each Other

April 1, 2021 There are many stories floating around Big Media and the Internet about how the COVID-19 vaccines supposedly work, yet, almost all of them have serious flaws, mistaken descriptions, and are missing key information. The Ph.D. Virologist & … Continue reading

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Mexico Starts Program for Vaccinating Elderly People

February 12, 2021Our Mexican Government has announced that they will begin vaccinating elderly people next week. For this reason … if you signed up to get the COVID vaccine, it may be time to TURN-OFF any “call-blocking” features you have … Continue reading

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CDC Reports Delaying Second Dose of COVID Vaccines Up to 42 Days

Feb 2, 2021 The COVID-19 vaccination scheduling procedures have changed significantly this past week for the USA, Mexico, EU & UK. As the vaccine manufacturers are falling behind on delivering their promised doses of COVID-19 vaccines,  national health officials have … Continue reading

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COVID Vaccine Updates & Answers to Questions

March 28, 2021 Latest Vaccination News from Israel:Keep wearing your medical grade masks …  Keep Social Distancing  … even after you are vaccinated, because the vaccinations have significant gaps in protection from either serious COVID disease or COVID hospitalizations for ordinary … Continue reading

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USA Requires a Negative COVID Viral Test Result after Jan. 26, 2021 – List of Approved Merida Labs

January 16, 2021Starting Jan. 26, 2021, Airlines flying into the USA will require approved** negative COVID virus testing (approved PCR test results or COVID viral protein antigen test results), with the test being taken no more than 3 days before … Continue reading

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Mexican Government Website to Register to Get the COVID Vaccine

January 13, 2021 We’ve had many people in FB expat groups asking how & when they can get “The Vaccine” here in Yucatan – as they hoped to maybe get it in January or February. There are are 2 websites … Continue reading

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COVID Vaccine Availablity in Mexico

January 12, 2021 We’ve had many people in FB expat groups asking when they can get “The Vaccine” here in Yucatan – as they hoped to maybe get it in January or February. Realities?1. Mexico has received only about 75,000 … Continue reading

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Death Toll Increasing After Getting the Pfizer – BioNTech Vaccine

January 6, 2021 Readers should be aware of three deaths in just the last few days, all after getting the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine. ~ One shocking death in Portugal, Jan 1 … likely due to a reaction to the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine. … Continue reading

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BEAT COVID NOW with Proven Solutions … aka COVID Keeps Spreading Because We Are Still Doing the Wrong Things

January 5, 2021 Think about why 26 million New Zealanders & Taiwanese people have only 32 COVID deaths, while the USA, Mexico, & Canada have worst-in-the-World over 500,000 COVID deaths … of which, 425,000 of them died unnecessarily (per the … Continue reading

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Latest COVID Vaccine Information for the Yucatan & Mexico

January 6, 2021 Death Toll Increasing After Getting the Pfizer – BioNTech VaccineReaders should be aware of three deaths in just the last few days, all after getting the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine. ~ One shocking death in Portugal, Jan 1 … likely … Continue reading

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It’s Time to Pay Property Taxes in Yucatan

January 1, 2021 It’s PREDIAL (property tax) Time ! If you pay now (this month), you get a 30% discount. We like to pay in Merida .. Plaza Las Americas shopping mall – Av. Miguel Hildalgo .. in the east … Continue reading

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Emotional Support Animals Banned from Flights by US DOT & FAA

December 2, 2020 The USA’s DOT and FAA announced today, No more “Emotional support animals” on any flights. They must be paid for & flown in only the cargo section. Per PBS Newshour tonight: They updated their official policy to … Continue reading

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Updated Voting Abroad Instructions from the US Consul in Merida, Mexico

Sept.  24, 2020 UPDATE Our US Consul in Merida has announced that the US Consulate is accepting our ballots, in fully-stamped, addressed envelopes between 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM of any work day. Notice that the US Consulate now says … Continue reading

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2020 Reopening Schedule for Yucatan Attractions

Sept 11, 2020 Here’s a schedule of re-openings of some of Yucatan’s best attractions:

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Yucatan’s 2020 Special License Plate Replacement Schedule

Sept 11, 2020 Due to COVID challenges, Yucatan State has issued completely new rules on how to replace and when to replace our vehicle license plates. Here’s a table describing the current new plan: See the Yucatan State’s webpage for … Continue reading

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Voting Abroad … Instructions from the US Consul in Merida, Mexico

Sept.  24, 2020 UPDATE Our US Consul in Merida has announced that the US Consulate is accepting our ballots, in fully-stamped, addressed envelopes between 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM of any work day. Notice that the US Consulate now says … Continue reading

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State of Yucatan’s mid-August COVID Rules

Aug 20, 2020 Here are Yucatan State’s hours of operation for essential & non-essential businesses: Essential businesses:  Monday to Sunday – continue regular hours Professional Services and Government offices: 9 am – 5 pm Monday to Friday Construction:   7am – … Continue reading

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