Covid-19 Is Hitting the Middle Aged Harder Than We Think

As we open up and go back to work, it’s possible we’ve missed something important — the danger to many 50–64 year olds

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I can’t tell you how many times I’ve read that Covid-19 is completely overstated and just hits the elderly. Usually from Wall Street types, not scientists. There’s a…

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Andy Slavitt

Andy Slavitt

Former Medicare, Medicaid & ACA head for Pres. Barack Obama. https://twitter.com/ASlavitt