Mortality among Adults 25-44 in the US during COVID-19 ⁦⁩ In some areas of the US #COVID19 has likely become the leading cause of death among adults aged 25-44 during substantial outbreaks. ⁦⁩ ⁦
Millennials are dying of COVID-19 at opioid crisis levels and yet are either not being counted or are having their cause of death misattributed. I'd like to better understand how on earth this is possible.
in some areas, at least, COVID deaths among younger people (25-44) are comparable to opioid deaths
Mortality among Adults Ages 25-44 in the US During the #COVID19Pandemic by , , Katherine Dickerson, Zhenqiu Lin, , via #COVID19 #mortality
To those trivialising impact of Covid on young people: “We find COVID-19 has likely become leading cause of death (surpassing unintentional overdoses) among young adults aged 25-44 in some areas of United States during substantial COVID-19 outbreaks.”
New preprint study by et al: "We find that COVID-19 has likely become the leading cause of death (surpassing unintentional overdoses) among young adults aged 25-44 in some areas of the United States during substantial COVID-19 outbreaks" 1/2
Mortality among Adults Ages 25-44 in the United States During the COVID-19 Pandemic. #medRxiv