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Rob Elshire

From ‘brain fog’ to heart damage, COVID-19’s lingering problems alarm scientists | Science | AAAS

Worrying descriptions of post infection affects of COVID-19 have been trickling in over the last month. This is not a get sick, get better, and go on with life situation. Long term effects to individuals and societies are yet to be understood.

As individuals, please do all that you can to avoid getting it in the first place and do everything possible to reduce the chance of spread.

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Kushner’s COVID-19 Team Ended Plan For Nationwide Testing Because They Didn’t Want To Help Blue States

This is being reported in various news outlets. If this is true, it is one of the most callous and inhumane decisions I have ever heard of.

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How New Zealand's media endangered public health

This one is related to the one below. Fucks sake. The general population get the issue. They can see what is happening overseas. Those who endanger the whole country for their own personal benefit can fuck right off.

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Italy Sewage Study Suggests COVID-19 Was There In December 2019 - Slashdot

Calling Siouxsie Wiles. Time to put in a funding application. Siouxsie came to our Palmy Bioinfo meeting last year to look for assistance for several of her projects for which there was already some data. One of those was about monitoring Auckland sewers for pathogenic microbes. This seems timely.

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Merica's Response to Covid-19

Merica's Response to Covid-19

As the number of infections in the US continues to rise, we have no reason to wonder why that is.

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Spinoff & Science Communication for WHO

This is really, really cool. I've included some of the work that Toby and Siouxsie have done in communicating the science around the pandemic. That this has been picked up on by the WHO and resulted in a commercial contract for The Spinoff speaks volumes.

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City Enters Phase 4 Of Pretending Coronavirus Over

This looks a lot like the articles in the Indianapolis Star recently.

EDIT: Maybe leadership from the POTUS.