Even if that was true, that should be enough to care and want to stop it.
But it's not true. https://nyti.ms/3bdE1yN
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-03-19/coronavirus-in-young-people-is-it-dangerous-data-show-it-can-be via @business
You may survive, but with damaged lungs or other organs that will drastically change and shorten your life. https://thehill.com/policy/healthcare/488325-cdc-data-show-coronavirus-poses-serious-risk-for-younger-people
Early data analyzed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows that younger Americans are at substantial risk of experiencing serious medical problems from the coronavirus sweepinghttps://thehill.com/policy/healthcare/488325-cdc-data-show-coronavirus-poses-serious-risk-for-younger-people
COVID-19 can result in severe disease, including hospitalization, admission to an intensive care unit, and death, especially among older adults. Everyone can take actions, such as social distancing...https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6912e2.htm?s_cid=mm6912e2_w+via+%40CDCgov
Here is her story.
While the elderly are most at risk, anybody can be devastated by this disease.
#ShelterInPlace #WashYourHands #SocialDistancing https://twitter.com/baeonda/status/1240324132723544070
She has no known pre-existing conditions that would explain the seriousness of her condition.
Please protect each other. Practice #SocialDistancing. https://www.cnn.com/2020/03/22/us/georgia-coronavirus-girl-hospitalized/index.html
Emma, a 12-year-old girl, is "fighting for her life" in an Atlanta hospital after testing positive for the coronavirus, according to her cousin.https://www.cnn.com/2020/03/22/us/georgia-coronavirus-girl-hospitalized/index.html
A teenager just died of it in California.
#StopTheLies and #StopTheSpread.
Now look at this gross display of irresponsibility:
Liberty University let more than 1,000 students return to campus during the coronavirus outbreak https://www.cnn.com/2020/03/24/us/liberty-university-reopens-coronavirus-trnd/index.html
Please, people, take this seriously! https://www.cnn.com/2020/03/24/health/kentucky-coronavirus-party-infection/index.html
At least one person in Kentucky is infected after taking part at a "coronavirus party" with a group of young adults, Gov. Andy Beshear said Tuesday.https://www.cnn.com/2020/03/24/health/kentucky-coronavirus-party-infection/index.html
"You’ll try to rip the breathing tube out because you feel it is choking you." https://www.propublica.org/article/a-medical-worker-describes--terrifying-lung-failure-from-covid19-even-in-his-young-patients
“It first struck me how different it was when I saw my first coronavirus patient go bad. I was like, Holy shit, this is not the flu. Watching this relatively young guy, gasping for air, pink frothy…https://www.propublica.org/article/a-medical-worker-describes--terrifying-lung-failure-from-covid19-even-in-his-young-patients
She lay dead in her home for up to 16 hours.
When found, her 4 year old child was with her body.
Our #HealthCareWorkers deserve better than this.
We all do.
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/coronavirus-georgia-mom-who-worked-hospital-found-dead-home-her-n1168386 via @nbcnews
Diedre Wilkes was a mammogram technician at a Coweta County, Georgia, hospital. Her body was found in the living room of her home in the Atlanta area.https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/coronavirus-georgia-mom-who-worked-hospital-found-dead-home-her-n1168386
In Colorado, people younger than 70 make up 20% of Covid deaths. In Louisiana, they make up 43%. In Georgia, they make up 49%. https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2020/04/coronavirus-unique-threat-south-young-people/609241/?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=share
Appalachian Coal Communities Brace For Coronavirus: It’s Going ‘To Wipe Us Out’ https://www.huffpost.com/entry/coronavirus-coal-miners-black-lung_n_5e862723c5b6a949183323d7?ncid=engmodushpmg00000004
Vulnerable coal miners suffering from black lung disease fear what will happen if COVID-19 is added to the mix.https://www.huffpost.com/entry/coronavirus-coal-miners-black-lung_n_5e862723c5b6a949183323d7?ncid=engmodushpmg00000004
Some children have been hospitalized or worse after becoming infected with the coronavirus, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Monday. At least three children have died.https://www.cnbc.com/2020/04/06/cdc-says-three-kids-have-died-from-suspected-coronavirus-in-us-as-some-children-get-severely-sick.html?__source=sharebar|twitter&par=sharebar
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis falsely claimed Thursday that the novel coronavirus hasn't killed anyone under 25 nationwide while discussing a timeline for reopening schools in the state.https://www.cnn.com/2020/04/09/politics/florida-ron-desantis-false-claim-coronavirus/index.html
I spent 6 days on a ventilator with covid-19. It saved me, but my life is not the same. https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2020/04/09/my-near-death-experience-ventilator/
Jay-Natalie La Santa died on April 20, nearly a month after she was rushed to the hospital with a fever.
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/4-month-old-daughter-new-york-city-firefighter-dies-coronavirus-n1191071 via @NBCNews
Researchers compared 10 cases in Italy with previous cases of a similar childhood illness, Kawasaki disease. The rate of the new cases was much higher, and the conditions were more serious.https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/13/health/coronavirus-children-kawasaki-pmis.html?smid=tw-share
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention has issued an advisory for an inflammatory disease mainly affecting children that is associated with the novel coronavirus.https://www.wftv.com/news/trending/coronavirus-cdc-issues-advisory-kawasaki-like-inflammatory-disease-associated-with-covid-19/V434W2LRTVFSJGTCG734NH7O6Y/
New York City issued an initial health alert early last week after identifying more than a dozen children in city hospitals with the rare illness; now up to 100 cases have been identified statewide....https://www.nbcnewyork.com/investigations/kawasaki-disease-up-to-5-ny-children-dead-85-sickened-by-rare-covid-related-illness/2411571/?_osource=db_npd_nbc_wnbc_twt_shr
Young, healthy people like me are getting very, very sick from the disease caused by the coronavirus.
by . @MaraGay https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/14/opinion/coronavirus-young-people.html?smid=tw-share
Carsyn Davis was a cancer survivor with a rare autoimmune disorder.
Her mother, a NURSE, took her to a Church COVID party with over 100 children & treated her with hydroxychloroquine, antibiotics, & oxygen at home.
Carsyn died. https://www.newsweek.com/florida-teen-dies-after-mother-took-her-church-coronavirus-party-then-treated-her-1515781?fbclid=IwAR2NsWaxPMJ2EnZit6G3hcx1yZtoaG2P2DCsqHSy7ptTI0k0AsnidXQw-0s
A 17-year-old Fort Myers resident died from complications related to an infection with COVID-19 on June 23.https://www.newsweek.com/florida-teen-dies-after-mother-took-her-church-coronavirus-party-then-treated-her-1515781?fbclid=IwAR2NsWaxPMJ2EnZit6G3hcx1yZtoaG2P2DCsqHSy7ptTI0k0AsnidXQw-0s
This death was senseless. This is not the damn chicken pox.
DO NOT DO THIS TO YOUR CHILDREN! https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/carsyn-davis-death-covid-19-coronavirus-florida-hydroxychloroquine-church-a9606981.html
An immunocompromised teenager in Florida died from Covid-19 after attending a church party and being given hydroxychloroquine. Carsyn Leigh Davis, 17, died in June after contracting coronavirus. Thehttps://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/carsyn-davis-death-covid-19-coronavirus-florida-hydroxychloroquine-church-a9606981.html
Carsyn Leigh Davis, 17, died from respiratory failure June 23, one of the youngest Floridians to fall victim to the disease. https://www.tampabay.com/news/health/2020/07/07/teen-attended-gathering-given-unproven-drugs-before-covid-19-death-reports-say/
Carsyn Leigh Davis, 17, died from respiratory failure June 23, one of the youngest Floridians to fall victim to the disease.https://www.tampabay.com/news/health/2020/07/07/teen-attended-gathering-given-unproven-drugs-before-covid-19-death-reports-say/
"Just before the patient died, they looked at their nurse and said 'I think I made a mistake, I thought this was a hoax, but it's not.'" https://news4sanantonio.com/news/local/i-thought-this-was-a-hoax-patient-in-their-30s-dies-after-attending-covid-party
SAN ANTONIO, Texas (WOAI/KABB) – A patient in their 30s died from the coronavirus after attending what's being called a "COVID party," according to a San Antonio health official. Chief Medical...https://news4sanantonio.com/news/local/i-thought-this-was-a-hoax-patient-in-their-30s-dies-after-attending-covid-party
His family says he had no known pre-existing health conditions. https://www.dailydot.com/irl/richard-rose-ohio-covid-death/
Richard Rose passed away on July 4 from complications from COVID-19—several months after he posted to Facebook he didn’t believe in wearing face coverings.https://www.dailydot.com/irl/richard-rose-ohio-covid-death/
For people ages 18 to 34 with no underlying health issues, 1 in 5 were still feeling ill weeks later. https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2020/07/24/coronavirus-covid-live-updates-us/?hpid=hp_hp-banner-main_virus-luf-1214am%3Aprime-time%2Fpromo
The U.S. coronavirus infection rate has doubled in less than a month, and covid-19 deaths are soaring in Florida, California and Texas.https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2020/07/24/coronavirus-covid-live-updates-us/?hpid=hp_hp-banner-main_virus-luf-1214am%3Aprime-time%2Fpromo
He was only 56, too young to die in the arms of his husband of 28 years after fighting to help so many others live. https://www.baltimoresun.com/coronavirus/bs-md-ob-cv-costa-icu-doctor-mercy-coronavirus-20200727-qbb4ebvnizdvtpkk4octd27tda-story.html?outputType=amp
Dr. Joseph Costa, the chief of the critical care division at Mercy Medical Center who treated patients battling COVID-19, died of the coronavirus on Saturday, his husband confirmed.https://www.baltimoresun.com/coronavirus/bs-md-ob-cv-costa-icu-doctor-mercy-coronavirus-20200727-qbb4ebvnizdvtpkk4octd27tda-story.html?outputType=amp
But even when older Americans die, there are younger victims.
Justin Hunter, 17, lost both of his parents in 4 days. https://www.cbsnews.com/news/covid-19-deaths-17-year-old-boy-both-parents/
Neither Angie nor Eugene had any pre-existing health conditions. https://people.com/human-interest/georgia-teen-loses-both-parents-coronavirus-days-apart/
Justin Hunter said his parents, who were married for 35 years, both took proper precautions to prevent themselves from getting COVID-19https://people.com/human-interest/georgia-teen-loses-both-parents-coronavirus-days-apart/
Nameer and Nada Ayram came to America from Iraq eight years ago in search of a better life.
Now only their son is left to look after his sisters, 18 and 13. https://people.com/human-interest/20-year-old-brother-left-teenage-sisters-parents-die-coronavirus/
It was the first time Facebook took down a Trump campaign post for spreading virus misinformation. https://www.nytimes.com/2020/08/05/technology/trump-facebook-coronavirus-video.html
It was the first time Facebook took down a post by Mr. Trump’s campaign for spreading virus misinformation, but it did not signal a change to the company’s defense of free expression.https://www.nytimes.com/2020/08/05/technology/trump-facebook-coronavirus-video.html
I am sure it overlaps some with this thread that tracks children who have been lost to it.
There is no guarantee anybody is immune to the #TrumpVirus. https://twitter.com/Cleavon_MD/status/1280930511527923713?s=20