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Coronavirus swings toward Orange County’s younger crowd

Orange County Register, July 31, 2020

July 31, 2020

Coronavirus swings toward Orange County’s younger crowd

But the pandemic is complicated, and other factors should be taken into account, said Andrew Noymer, a professor of public health at UC Irvine. Noymer said it’s important to remember that different age groups are being tested at different rates – especially if kids don’t show symptoms like older people do. … “Without knowing who’s getting tested in each age group… it’s just really difficult to interpret.”