COVID-19 Symptom Attestation

How COVID-19 is affecting younger people in Washington state, and which social activities are most risky

Seattle Times

COVID-19 has shown to be devastating to the elderly and people with health conditions such as diabetes and hypertension. The coronavirus also spreads easily in congregate settings such as assisted living facilities. The first known outbreak in the United States was at a nursing home in Kirkland, and with roughly half the state’s deaths still in people 80 or older, much attention has rightly been paid to preventing older people from getting sick.

But, health experts warn, that might be leading to complacency among young people.

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