You Won’t Hear This in Canadian Media

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Current lockdown policies are producing devastating effects on short and long-term public health. The results (to name a few) include lower childhood vaccination rates, worsening cardiovascular disease outcomes, fewer cancer screenings and deteriorating mental health – leading to greater excess mortality in years to come, with the working class and younger members of society carrying the heaviest burden. Keeping students out of school is a grave injustice.

Keeping these measures in place until a vaccine is available will cause irreparable damage, with the underprivileged disproportionately harmed.

Sunetra Gupta, Epidemiologist, Oxford University
Martin Kulldorff, Epidemiologist, Harvard
Jay Bhattacharya, Epidemiologist, Stanford