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Pandemic Finally Declared, One Month Late

COMMENTARY: Fearing fear itself, the world’s top health official renders the term useless

The World Health Organization (WHO) today declared the global epidemic of coronavirus outbreaks a pandemic, something several health officials have expected for more than a month and which some say is long overdue. The thing is, there’s no…

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Robert Roy Britt

Robert Roy Britt

Health & science writer. Independent journalist covering physical health & mental wellness. My new book, “Make Sleep Your Superpower,” is coming Nov. 1.