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WHO: Complacency is now the ‘biggest threat’ we face with the coronavirus

Global daily numbers of new coronavirus infections are at an all-time high, even as some countries are celebrating low infection rates. The WHO said Monday that the “biggest threat now is complacency.” As more restaurants, bars, and offices reopen, being careful about keeping a safe distance, making interactions short, tracing […]
WHO: Complacency is now the ‘biggest threat’ we face with the coronavirus
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Before states rush to lift lockdowns they should consider the dangers that asymptomatic coronavirus carriers could unleash

States are reopening non-essential businesses and loosening stay at home orders, but officials haven’t accounted for asymptomatic carriers of the coronavirus. “If a disease has an asymptomatic state, patients won’t seek care, doctors won’t test them, and public health authorities won’t count them or perform contact tracing,” Graham Snyder, of […]
Before states rush to lift lockdowns they should consider the dangers that asymptomatic coronavirus carriers could unleash