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The 'shocking' impact of COVID-19: Americans, young and old, have lost 2.5 million years of life, Harvard researcher says

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COVID-19 has cost Americans 2.5 million years of life and roughly half that loss comes from people who died in middle age, Harvard scientist says.
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The COVID-19 pandemic has cost Americans millions of years in life. That's the calculation from one Harvard professor. Stephen Elledge is a world class molecular biologist and geneticist.

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Harvard Professor Martin Kulldorff, in an exclusive conversation with Hindustan Times’ Sunetra Choudhury, explains why schools should open now. Schools have been shut in India since March in view of Covid-19 pandemic. Professor Kulldorff also explains about the Great Barrington Declaration. Watch the full video for more details.

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Millions of children expected to face food insecurity amid COVID-19 pandemic

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Gottlieb says shortened quarantine period would still capture "vast majority" of virus cases

The former FDA commissioner says a 7- or 10-day recommended quarantine period would lead more Americans to comply.
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My brother has daily seizures. COVID-19 restrictions are making him sicker.

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