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US approaches 900,000 COVID deaths

Yahoo News (New York Daily News), Jan. 30, 2022

January 30, 2022

US approaches 900,000 COVID deaths

The U.S. is just days away from seeing 900,000 deaths due to COVID-19, and a million deaths are on the horizon, public health experts said this weekend. … “That will cause a lot of soul searching,” University of California, Irvine public health [associate] professor Andrew Noymer told USA Today of the inevitability of a million deaths. “There will be a lot of discussion about what we could have done differently, how many of the deaths were preventable.”