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DD #167 - COVID-19 Update: Is the Cure Worse Than the Disease?
10th July 2020 • Doctor Doctor • Spoke Street
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Infectious disease specialist Dr. Paul Carson, MD and philosopher Anthony Flood, PhD, both from North Dakota State University, talk about the current state of the COVID-19 pandemic and the lessons we’ve learned from the medical and social response to the crisis, and they lay out the arguments they make about necessary and unnecessary precautions in their new paper “COVID-19 Policymaking in a Country Divided: A Path Toward Unity Through Catholic Social Teaching.” CDC Excess Deaths Data: Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation: Video showing how droplets spread in air after a sneeze: Japanese study of microdroplets after a sneeze or cough: University of Nebraska demo of masking effects on micro-droplets: Image of bacterial growth on a petri dish from masked and unmasked activities like sneezing, coughing, talking, and singing: ------ Follow us on Facebook: @DoctorDoctorShow Submit your question(s): Text (Holy Cross College text line) - 260-436-9598 Online - E-mail - Subscribe to the Podcast: iTunes | Google Play | SoundCloud | RSS