You think the general public knows or cares about the distinction between strain or variant? Fauci uses the term strain sometimes. So does the CDC. I'm not sure there even is a formal definition for when a variant becomes a new strain.This dude is a surgeon, and supposed "expert", and yet he flubs basic medical terminology, using "strain" rather than "variant". Sure kid, I trust you. Besides, I heard that prediction from so called experts last spring:
Try not to show your hindquarters, dude.You think the general public knows or cares about the distinction between strain or variant? Fauci uses the term strain sometimes. So does the CDC. I'm not sure there even is a formal definition for when a variant becomes a new strain.
Viruses generally acquire mutations over time, giving rise to new variants. For instance, another variant recently emerged in Nigeria. CDC also is monitoring this strain but, at this time, it has shown no concerning characteristics to public health experts.
When people say "sheep" I think of someone following everything the government says without question. I think you are using it just the opposite?What I've been finding lately is most folks, including many in my family, are sheep. One individual here keeps posting "facts" supporting his believe that the pandemic is ending. He will end up eating his words. Others say, it's just a flu. Uh huh.
Thirty percent of infected patients have serious long term side effects. That ain't the flu. For your reading pleasure; see you all.
"My symptoms are constantly evolving. I get the same symptoms again and again, and it's like one will kind of disappear and then others will come up."abc11.com
Is there a chart showing the last 12 months china virus numbers for Kansas? That might be interesting to see.