• Opinion: We cannot rely on magical thinking: Herd immunity is not a plan

    9 days ago - By STAT

    Ten months into the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic, there is mounting frustration that life is not back to “normal.” Many U.S. schools and businesses remain closed , people are hesitant to fly and enjoy vacations, and in many places, restaurants and indoor activities are sharply limited, with severe economic consequences .
    With patience wearing thin, it may be tempting to consider policies that give us a return to normalcy , whatever the consequences.
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