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Destabilization.... that’s what you’re talking about.It doesn't have to kill a lot of people to really f up the economy and seriously impact the infrastructure we all take for granted.
Exactly.Even among the old adults mortality is heavily weighed on those with comorbid disease.
There have been younger kids infected, just no deaths.Exactly.
That’s what I’m saying.
As it progresses past direct contact with infected Chinese and nosocomial infections and begins its community spread kids will probably be hit as well. Hopefully not as hard.
This indicates N95s work fine with proper procedure and good hand hygiene: https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.02.18.20021881v1.full.pdfAnd rumor has it that N95s are not effective which is why we are seeing healthcare worker acquired. N99 or PAPR is probably the safest bet.
'Normal' flu is pandemic, fully established, in the wild. It's mortality rate is <.1%And 4,800 people in the US have also died from regular flu this year already. Yet no one is hitting any panic buttons over that...
A paradoxymoron is something that cannot possibly happen but inevitably will.I haven’t. Care to explain...