• Paging Dr. Hamblin: Everyone Wants to Check My Temperature

    1 month ago - By The Atlantic

    Editor's Note: Every Wednesday, James Hamblin takes questions from readers about health-related curiosities, concerns, and obsessions. Have one? Email him at paging.dr.hamblin theatlantic.com. Dear Dr. Hamblin, I'm an attorney and I've been working from home. Yesterday I had to visit several courthouses to pick up files. At the security checks at the entrance, they had some kind of infrared camera to check people's temperature. At one courthouse, I came in through the employee garage and someone stopped me and put a thermometer to my forehead. I live in Miami, my car's AC is broken, and I...
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