This fellow is talking about containing the Ebola virus, but the basic lesson are applicable to all epidemics.
Most of us have seen this video by now. But worth watching again. The advice is just as relevant as we hit new peaks in many countries as it was at the beginning. pic.twitter.com/qDtAzW2jCE
— Irfan Dhalla (@IrfanDhalla) December 19, 2020
One thing he doesn’t address is another emerging problem: the longer you wait, the more you let the virus proliferate, the more evolution you get — the more opportunities for the virus to mutate and act as a shifting target. We’re already seeing COVID-19 variants. It’s nothing to panic over yet, but the longer you wait, the greater the opportunity for the virus to hit the jackpot.
When the virus wins, we lose, you know.