Iowa is expected to dismantle its dedicated webpage for COVID-19 data and instead publish an unspecified amount of that data weekly in its existing respiratory virus surveillance reports starting April 1.

Further, the Iowa Department of Health and Human Services will cease its requirement for clinical labs to report the results of COVID-19 tests.

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Utterly flawed "statistics" from day one. Just for a common cold virus. Pointless, except for the politics and manipulation of the gullible fearful.


A friend of mine got covid and it shredded his lungs to the point he drowned on his own blood. It was a horrible death. A common cold doesn't do that.


From day one, our former president denied the existence and severity of this COVID, his reasons were his and not in the public’s interest. He lied and people died. Thankfully, he did put the government to work to develop a vaccine, which has saved countless lives. I am grateful that science has prevailed over ignorance, as not everyone was so blessed.

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