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Infectious disease expert calls White House advisers herd immunity claims ‘pseudoscience’ | TheHill – The Hill

Infectious-diseases expert Michael Osterholm blasted a report that Scott Atlas, a medical adviser…

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Infectious-diseases expert Michael Osterholm blasted a report that Scott Atlas, a medical adviser to President TrumpDonald John TrumpLatest Mnuchin-Pelosi call produces ‘encouraging news on testing’ for stimulus packageChina warns it will detain American nationals following DOJ prosecution of Chinese scholars: reportMusician John Fogerty issues cease and desist over Trump use of ‘Fortunate Son’MORE, is pushing the White House to attempt a herd immunity approach to the coronavirus pandemic.
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Drop in flu deaths may indicate that most at risk died from COVID-19 – New York Post

New federal estimates show no flu deaths for the week ending Oct. 17.

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Flu deaths are down two-thirds from the five-year average, a drop that could indicate the most vulnerable Americans died in the first wave of COVID-19.
New federal estimates show no flu deaths for the week ending Oct. 17. The federal five-year average for the same week is 17 fatalities. The state and the city recorded no flu deaths, which is also that week’s five-year average for each.
The city is taking a wait-and-see attitude, with the flu season just a few weeks old.
We are still very early into…

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Tracking COVID-19 in Alaska: State reports 355 new cases Saturday — a daily record — and no new deaths – Anchorage Daily News

That’s by far the highest number of new cases reported in a single day since the pandemic began here in March.

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Alaska reported a record 355 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, according to the state Department of Health and Social Services COVID-19 dashboard.
Thats by far the…

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COVID-19 keep surging in Utah, with 1608 new cases – Salt Lake Tribune

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Utah continues its sharp surge in coronavirus infections with another day of elevated positive tests for COVID-19.
Following back-to-back record days, 1,608 new infections were reported Saturday by the Utah Department of Health (UDOH) as critical-care…

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