Delayed Covid-19 Vaccination Causes More U.S. Deaths

The vaccine rollout is too slow, and has resulted in the deaths of health care workers and nursing home residents

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While the speed of Covid-19 vaccine development is unprecedented, the delivery of the vaccine to the United States population — promised by the Trump Administration at “Warp Speed” — has…




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Robert A. Hahn

Robert A. Hahn

Anthropologist/epidemiologist, recently retired, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Author: Sickness and Healing; An Anthropological Perspective

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