Covid Virus Cripples Medical Staff and Takes Advantage of Weaker and Lower Income people
Ed Yong on covid- inequality, bad health, poor access to healthcare, bad prison system, less jobs all contribute to severity of covid in lower income and people of color people.
Health care workers are exhausted and stressed
Also he tweeted that there is a 12 day lag time in hospitaliztion after testing positive- so the hospitalization rates go up 12 days after increases in positive tests
Ed Yong On How America's Inequality Made Us More Vulnerable to COVID-19 | Code Switch | NPR
•Sep 10, 2020