Too Soon: Experts Warn That Rushing to Restart the Economy Could Be Catastrophic
We’re all ready to get back to normal–but experts warn that we need to patient. Rushing back into our normal routines could lead a coronavirus rebound, erasing any good we’ve done by staying home.
Multiple models show that the death toll will only continue to rise in the United States as more people develop serious symptoms. However, we still have the ability to flatten that curve–if we continue to stay home as much as possible.
The White House coronavirus task force estimates that a total of 74,000 people will die by August–an marked increase of the 67,641 deaths predicted last week. The increase is due to several states throwing open their doors in an effort to return to business as usual.
Is Your State Open or Closed?
Here are the states that have loosened or lifted stay-at-home orders as of April 28: