Have we and are we over reacting to Covid-19?

Top Ten Causes of death in the US: (per CDC and https://www.healthline.com/health/leading-causes-of-death)

  • Heart Disease – 635,260
  • Cancer – 598,038
  • Accidents – 161,374
  • Chronic Lower Respiratory Diseases – 154,596
  • Stroke – 142,142
  • Alzheimer’s – 116,103
  • Diabetes – 80,058
  • Influenza and Pneumonia – 51,537
  • Kidney Disease – 50,046
  • Suicide – 44,965

Covid 19 Related Deaths in the US – 61,717 (as of today 4/30/2020)

This means that is virus would place 8th in cause of death. Why have the 7 preceding causes of death not caused us to shut down our country?

We need to decide…