Though numerous countries, such as Italy, France and Spain have taken drastic — yet requisite measures in an attempt to curb the spread of the Coronavirus, the U.S. is taking a much less aggressive approach.

Flattening the Curve

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It is astonishing that even after learning of the 368 deaths in Italy in just 24 hours, certain states are not mandating the closure of ALL non-essential retail operations. If we want to eradicate this virus, we should, as a country, be united in our decision to avoid going out and being around others unless it is an absolute emergency. …



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