Keep in mind, the real number is 10x this number. Majority of ppl I know who had covid, never went to the hospital bc their doctors told them not to if their symptoms weren’t “too bad.”
And there are 30-50% false negative covid tests.
[“When you have an outbreak in one part of the country, even though in other parts of the country they’re doing well, they are vulnerable,” he said. “We can’t just focus on those areas that are having the surge. It puts the entire country at risk. We are now having 40-plus thousand new cases a day. I would not be surprised if we go up to 100,000 a day if this does not turn around,” he told the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions, which convened to discuss plans for reopening schools and offices that have been shuttered by the deadly coronavirus pandemic.]
[Now, new research published by the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has found that recovered COVID-19 patients who test positive again are NOT infectious.
The study also found that most patients who recover have neutralizing antibodies — the type of antibody that confers immunity and protects people from getting sick again.
“This study addresses the question of whether patients who have recovered from COVID-19 are still infectious, and which is a question that has been troubling us for some time,” said Dr. Heidi J. Zapata, a Yale Medicine infectious disease doctor. “This study suggests that patients that are recovered are no longer contagious.”]
894 new Covid19 cases in Illinois yesterday. We’re on the rise again, but let’s open everything up today! 🤦🏻♀️
“At every crucial moment, American officials were weeks or months behind the reality of the outbreak. Those delays likely cost tens of thousands of lives.”