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Serious brain disorders found in people with mild covid symptoms. If the timing were right, I would swear this is evidence that I had Covid last winter with that cold that never went away and me feeling like the after in Flowers for Algernon pretty much until April.
You can volunteer for a phase 3 vaccine trial if you live in the following cities (thread). (Remember that in an RCT, you may be in the control and the treatment may not work, so don’t throw all caution to the wind.)
DH and I separately did a back of the envelope calculation and determined that 1.5% of the population of our county has tested positive for Covid. That’s without the students back in town. This is why we’re almost never leaving the house. And yet, I’m signed up to teach in person next semester.
What’s the probability that you encounter someone without a mask in 5 random encounters?