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Old 03-23-2020, 08:47 AM
Mama Zappa is offline
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There is another option which is being discussed, which is segregate people by age, and keep those 60+ years old under shelter in place, and let younger people go back to work. But even younger people have morbidity and mortality risk.
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Plus: who cares for the elderly? Younger people. Multigenerational homes like ours would have one or more younger people coming and going and bringing the virus home to infect the elderly.

So even ignoring the direct risk to the younger people, this is not a perfect answer.