If you’re vaccinated, your main risk from the Delta variant is probably long-haul COVID (Updated 8/11/21)
Vaccination drastically reduces your risk of severe acute COVID, but long-term persistent symptoms are still a concerning issue. I summarize the available research on long COVID and how to avoid it.
Reopening indoor dining was a policy mistake
I'm surprised and saddened that almost a year into the pandemic, the US still doesn't seem to have a good sense for how to fight it from a public policy perspective. Much of the US’s policy apparatus is in a state of partial or full denial, and has made terrible decisions as a result.
Summer vacations in the era of COVID
It’s summer! School’s out, and people are excited to travel! My wife and I have spent over two weeks on the road since the beginning of June, and we wanted to share about how you can have amazing adventures even if you’re very risk-averse and want to minimize your chance of catching COVID.