Mar 1, 2021 -- 2:07PM, Giuseppe wrote:
the issue is they thought manaus had herd immunitythis shouldnt have happened a second timeeither they over estimated numbers infected in first waveor variant in first wave didnt protect against P1
Surely if it was so bad it would be all over Brazil by now?
The rate there is under 120 per 100k.
This thing about how you manage hospitals and care homes not about the general population.
Mar 1, 2021 -- 2:22PM, Giuseppe wrote:
take two people at randomtest one every day for a yeartest the other only once every fortnightwho will come back with more positive tests?
precisely so its likely more people have had it twice than we realise diminishing the likelihood of long term immunity even further
Mar 2, 2021 -- 6:41AM, bigpoppapump wrote:
out of interest, if you have posted on this thread, how qualified are you to hold a valid opinion?you are...A. a virologistB. an epidemiologistC. a medical doctor (with a different specialism to virology/epidemiology)D. a doctor with a non medical doctorateE. someone with a post Grad qualification (in a biological science)F. someone with a post Grad qualification in a non biological but a scientific disciplineG. a graduate in a scientific disciplineH. a graduate in a non-scientific disciplineI. you're not a graduate but you have 'common sense'J. you have neither academic qualifications nor any common sensewhat are you?
Mar 2, 2021 -- 10:06AM, Giuseppe wrote:
there was some woman on sky news today trying to tell us climate change had directly killed 1,500 people in UK because of heat waves
It wasn't the heat that killed them it was the fact they had underlying health conditions that were intensified because of the heat, and a fair few of them didn't have the brains to find a way of keeping cool in the shade and keeping hydrated
But lets blame the weather
Mar 2, 2021 -- 9:36AM, SontaranStratagem wrote:
The hunt for the Brazilian will be a spectacle to behold One for the books...
The hunt has been narrowed down to two people, professor plum ( charlie) with the werthers originals in the kitchen or Miss scarlett Edy CD, scribbling down another childish picture with the anti psychotic meds in the drawing room.