OPINION | This article contains political commentary which reflects the author's opinion.
Check this out. You may have seen the full 50+ minute version of these California doctors’ saying all of these restrictions are out of control and aren’t helping. Here’s a quick recap:
These Bakersfield docs basically say that we do NOT need to continue to stay at home and keep businesses shut down, and that quarantining is actually a health hazard. They bring up concerns about overreporting, and they insist that the actions we’ve all collectively taken aren’t supported by science.
Here’s Part Two:
But the Health Department disagrees with them:
And this is one of the main frustrations we’re all experiencing with this virus – the fact that there is so much conflicting information.
I happen to believe that once this is all in our rear view mirror, we’re going to seriously regret the damage that we’ve inflicted on ourselves. The steps we’ve taken to flatten the curve and to mitigate risk have caused way more pain than the virus itself.