Eric Feigl-Ding (@DrEricDing )

Eric Feigl-Ding

Bio Epidemiologist & health economist. Senior Fellow @FAScientists. Former 16 years @Harvard. @JohnsHopkins alum. Health policy @NECSI. COVID Updates since Jan '20
Location Washington DC & Virginia
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Twitter Web App : 2 vaccine doses boost antibody levels in the airways after Covid infection, scientists at Sweden's Karolinska Institute have found. The boost in post-vax antibodies in the lungs is more potent than antibody levels detected after natural infection…

Twitter for iPhone : Fox News somehow believe in forever wars. . But I do think a war against sugar sweetened soda is a good thing—cuz you know… for causing diabetes, heart disease, stroke, kidney disease, and tons more diseases. HT The Recount

Twitter Web App : COVID cases are way down in the U.S., but don’t pack up the hand sanitizer and masks just yet.

On , Reena Ninan brings in two doctors to level set where we’re at with COVID as we head into the cold winter months known for surges:

Twitter for iPhone : For the “kids are practically immune” crowd out there…. is this 2-year old intubated on a ventilator for 5 days—an “acceptable” level of kids illness? Zero kids are supposed to be intubated nor die. Zero.…

Twitter Web App : NEW >> If FDA approves kids' vaccines, Biden Admin is ready to get doses out to the nation:

-- 25,000 pediatric and primary care offices onboarded as vaccinators

-- New partnership w/ children's hospitals for 100 systems to set up vax sites

+ More…

Twitter for iPhone : Rep. Liz Cheney just now:

“Mr. Trump’s privilege arguments do, however, appear to reveal one thing: they suggest that President Trump was personally involved in the planning and execution of January 6, and this committee will get the bottom of that.”

Twitter Web App : To clarify:
I've not received a dime for any TV appearance, ever.
I've not asked, they've not offered.
I go on cable news networks to explain the science + counteract antiscience aggression
I do this to save lives
I consider it a privilege
I'm grateful for the opportunity

Twitter for iPhone : COURAGE—“I'm going to share a secret I've never shared before: I am immunocompromised. I have multiple sclerosis. So I'm grateful you're all ....' —THANK you John King—& courageously going to work during the pandemic while with risk factors.

Twitter for Android : CDC Report: vaccinating youth highly effective against severe COVID.

Among 12-18 year olds in study, nearly all (97%) of those hospitalized were UNvaccinated (versus those fully vaccinated)

Delta was predominant variant during evaluation period.