Global Extended Coronavirus Pandemic Timeline: A Distinct Possibility?

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Global COVID-19 data reported to WHO as of August 24, 2021. ( WHO Coronavirus (COVID-19) Dashboard).

Total Confirmed cases: 211,730,035.

USA Data.

According to the Center for Disease Control, CDC, the USA has 37,768,911 total cases and 626,833 deaths, more than any nation in the world.

Prolonged Morbidity In Survivors

They are COVID ‘Long Haulers’. Survivors of mild, moderate or severe infections with ongoing symptoms of varying intensity and duration.

  • Severe Fatigue
  • Joint and Muscle pain
  • Cognitive impairment
  • Headache
  • Dizziness especially when you stand
  • Loss of smell or taste
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Pounding or fast heartbeat
  • Depression

Please Get The Vaccine; Slow Down The COVIDIOT Expresstrain

Vaccination is the bedrock of the layered prevention strategy in this pandemic war.

The Amazing Track Record of Science In The Last 100+ Years

Please do not blame the CDC — Center for Disease Control & Prevention — FDA — Food and Drug Administration or NIH — National Institute of Health.

Needed: Leadership With Spine and The Appropriate Knowledge

There are leaders at all levels of government; local, state and federal who say it is not their duty to institute mask mandate even during committee and other official meetings. They maintain that each individual is responsible for the consequences of their actions.

Continental Interdependence; Yet Significant, Troublesome Dichotomy.

In a New York Times Article, Tracking Coronavirus Vaccinations Around the World by Josh Holder, updated Aug. 23, 2021, each country’s progress is provided.

The Potential Negative Global Impact of Very Low Vaccination Rate In Africa.

From Africa CDC;

No continent can confidently claim to be free of COVID-19 and return to “normal life as usual pre- COVID” until the populations in all continents are adequately protected.

The total dependence of Africa on the largesse of other continents — regarding the vaccines — is another punch in the guts of African leaders reminding them to lift their nations from the floor mat and for the continent to ‘Develop and Rescue Itself From Within’.

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Sylvanus A AYENI, M.D.

Sylvanus A AYENI, M.D.

Neurosurgeon. Founder, Pan Africa Children Advocacy Watch(PACAW Inc) www.pacaw.org. Author: RESCUE THYSELF: Change In Sub-Saharan Africa Must Come From Within