Expert report predicts up to two more years of pandemic misery

Article Link: https://www.cnn.com/2020/04/30/health/report-covid-two-more-years/index.html

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The new coronavirus is likely to keep spreading for at least another 18 months to two years—until 60% to 70% of the population has been infected, a team of longstanding pandemic experts predicted in a report released Thursday. They recommended that the US prepare for a worst-case scenario that includes a second big wave of coronavirus infections in the fall and winter. Even in a best-case scenario, people will continue to die from the virus, they predicted.