Don't come here with your fake news, we've got a narrative to uphold
So wait the research that everyone is locking us down from was wrong. Yet when people put the Oxford study down saying it was wrong people crucified it.Interesting thread over here about the UK Kung flu
Link didn't work for me. Source paper published in New Scientist magazine:The UK chief epidemiologist also admits that he is wrong.
Epidemiologist Neil Ferguson, who created the highly-cited Imperial College London coronavirus model, which has been cited by organizations like The New York Times and has been instrumental in governmental policy decision-making, offered a massive revision to his model on Wednesday. Ferguson’s...www.dailywire.com
He dropped his figures from 500 000 to 20 000.
Now that is one big fup of note.
I wouldn't trust a single word from that guy.Interesting thread over here about the UK Kung flu
Neither are we Italy, Spain or the US. It's very difficult to do any predictions for us. Especially since even the normal flu seasons don't effect us the same as it does other countries.The UK is not the same as SA in demographics or phase of the epidemic. An in any case the lockdown will still reduce transmission, and can be reviewed after 21 days. (I don't think its going to go away anytime soon).
That number includes Corona Virus data so doesn't really show anything.
I can't see that stat on the page you linked. It doesn't match with the data in the graph.Worldwide 290 000-650 000 influenza-related respiratory deaths according to the WHO's Global Influenza Strategy 2019-2030.
Those are very much estimates. And the period it covers is 5.5 months, and the death rate probably doesn't escalate the way this doesThat number includes Corona Virus data so doesn't really show anything.
Have a look at the graph on this page: 500 k total hospitalisations and there is still two months left of the flu season, this with a global shutdown.
I can't see that stat on the page you linked. It doesn't match with the data in the graph.