Study says earlier lockdown measures could have saved thousands of lives

Posted by on May 20, 2020 11:52 pm
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The vast majority of coronavirus deaths in the US could have been avoided if lockdowns and social distancing efforts were implemented just two weeks earlier, new research shows. An estimate by disease modelers at Columbia University said that the death toll would have been 11,253 on May 3 if the stay-at-home measures had been imposed…