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Lessons From Leprosy For Coronavirus: Quarantine And Isolation Can Backfire

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Lessons From Leprosy For Coronavirus: Quarantine And Isolation Can Backfire

NPR - Pam Fessler

Hundreds of people returning to the U.S. from Wuhan, China face mandatory two-week quarantines. And in China, the government is rounding up those who show signs of the deadly coronavirus, to be confined in massive quarantine centers. Protecting public health is a delicate balance between the rights …

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