While we should be concerned and diligent, the situation has dramatically elevated to a mob-like fear spreading faster than COVID-19 itself.
Dr. Fauci, whose guidance to President Trump has resulted in a near total lockdown of the country, recently published an editorial in New England Journal of Medicine that rightly points out serious flaws in his own doom-and-gloom COVID-19 fatality projections.
News sources don’t appear to be reporting Coronavirus infections and deaths accurately and lawmakers are making kneejerk decisions. To date, there are 34,026 deaths world wide attributed to Covid-19. Did you know influenza, the common flu, causes between 291,000 and 646,000 deaths per year world wide?
Current estimates about the Covid-19 fatality rate may be too high by orders of magnitude. WSJ
While media reports have put the COVID-19 death rate as high as 4.5%, a study at the disease’s epicenter in Wuhan found it’s actually much lower. The fatality rate of people who develop symptoms of COVID-19 is about 1.4%, and even lower among certain age groups