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Open Thread | The Federal Government Needs to Step Up

Because, you need a different approach to vaccinate those in the rural South. Get imaginative, but get the vaccine to them. In the face of limited transportation, patchy internet service and threadbare medical care, community leaders in Alabama and Mississippi … Continue reading

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Open Thread | This Isn’t Rocket Science, But, It Is Science

Wear a Mask😠😠 It's amazing how much good one little mask can do! Check out how a normal, everyday mask keeps respiratory droplets from spreading outside your body, potentially sharing viruses. pic.twitter.com/zeXyemJwO8 — Providence Eastern WA (@providence_phc) June 26, 2020 … Continue reading

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Open Thread | How Much More Do You Need To See Before You Take COVID-19 SERIOUSLY 🤨🤨

I take it seriously. I don’t think a nice chunk of you do 🤨🤨😒😒     The US has performed its first double lung transplant for lung damage caused by #COVID19. The recipient is a 20 yr old woman. She … Continue reading

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Open Thread | More COVID-19 Information

This video is from a doctor on the COVID-19 Frontline:😢😢😢😢     Uh huh Uh huh 😒🤨 You know what the difference is between Alabamians and New Yorkers? New Yorkers aren't going to brush Alabamians off as their people die. … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Some Thoughts On COVID-19

I am back to posting on COVID-19, because, it is the biggest story in the world. I will be going back to my physical workplace on June 1st. I admit that I am terrified. All my energy will be spent … Continue reading

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