A county-by-county look at coronavirus cases in the United States. See more detailed information at USAfacts.org.FLASHBACK FROM 2013 CDC REPORT
“… commonly used tests to diagnose influenza in clinical settings are not highly sensitive and can provide false negative results (i.e. they misdiagnose flu illness as not being flu… only 8.5% of all pneumonia and influenza deaths and only 2.1% of all respiratory and circulatory deaths were influenza-related.”CDC.gov archived page
WHAT?UK DOWNGRADED COVID-19 ON MARCH 20
“As of 19 March 2020, COVID-19 is no longer considered to be a high consequence infectious diseases (HCID) in the UK.”(At Gov.uk)
In the UK, a high consequence infectious disease (HCID) is defined according to the following criteria:
- acute infectious disease
- typically has a high case-fatality rate
- may not have effective prophylaxis or treatment
- often difficult to recognise and detect rapidly
- ability to spread in the community and within healthcare settings
- requires an enhanced individual, population and system response to ensure it is managed effectively, efficiently and safely
Something is not right.
Kudus to the one Congressman, Thomas Massie (R-KY), who tried to make our representatives accountable for their votes.
He once joked that the buttons our lawmakers use to vote “yea” or “nay” should be labeled “spend” and “don’t spend.”
Phone location data aggregated by data firm X-Mode Social with data-visualization group Tectonix showed the movement of mobile devices across the country from one Fort Lauderdale beach during spring break.
See the animated display on the Tectonix Twitter feed.STOP THE TRACKING (WHILE YOU CAN)
A study in Rome tracked Italy’s Covid-19 deaths on March 17 and found 99% had pre-existing conditions. Only 3 victims out of 355 had no other chronic illnesses.
More than 75% had high blood pressure.