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Fear and anxiety spike in COVID-19 hot spots across country

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About half of U.S. states have seen their highest daily infection numbers so far at some point in October, and the country as a whole came very close to back-to-back record daily infection rates on Friday and Saturday.
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Fear and anxiety spike in virus hot spots across US

Fear and anxiety spike in virus hot spots across US

1 month ago   |   By

Preslie Paur breaks down in tears when she thinks of her state's refusal to mandate face masks.
The South Salt Lake City, Utah, woman can't work at her special education job due to an autoimmune disease. Her husband, also a special ed teacher, recently quit because his school district would not allow him to work remotely to protect her and their 5-year-old son, who has asthma.
“I feel forgotten,” Paur said. “We're living in a world we no longer fit in. We did everything right. We went to college, we got jobs, we tried to give back to our community, and now our community is not giving back...
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