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Over 30,000 Health Experts Sign Declaration Against COVID-19 Lockdowns

Over 30,000 Health Experts Sign Declaration Against COVID-19 Lockdowns

BY OMID GHOREISHI Declaration by 3 epidemiologists from Harvard, Oxford, and Stanford elicits support and criticism More than 32,000 medical doctors and health scientists from around the world have signed a petition against lockdowns put in place to curb the spread of COVID-19, saying the measures are causing “irreparable damage.” As of Oct. 13, over 23,000 of the signatories were medical […]

Orange County Health Experts Explain COVID-19 Testing Metrics

Orange County Health Experts Explain COVID-19 Testing Metrics

BY JAMIE JOSEPH IRVINE, Calif.—We’re always hearing about the number of reported COVID-19 cases, positivity rates, deaths, and other metrics. But how is this information collected and reported? How accurate are these metrics? What do the stats say about how a region is doing overall? Health officials have acknowledged and fixed data errors in Orange County and California in recent […]