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COVID-19 Daily Update — The Worst Public Health Disaster in History

In today’s video update, Dr. Andy Thompson explores some of the key differences between how the United States and South Korea have handled the COVID-19 pandemic, and how these differences have led to the worst public health disaster in US History.

The video also features Dr. Thompson’s analysis of the daily numbers including the real rate of growth of COVID-19 cases in each country, and the length of time it has taken for control measures to have an effect in China.

Today’s update is no April Fool’s Day Joke – the story isn’t very uplifting.

Dr. Andy Thompson is a Canadian rheumatologist working in Arva, Ontario at The Arva Clinic (arvaclinic.com). He founded RheumInfo.com in 2003.