When Can We Resume Normal Activities? Well, It Depends.

Jun 10, 2020

Alaska Public Health Nurses Donna Bean and Evelina Achee.
Credit Courtesy of Donna Bean

Many of us are asking questions about the duration of the pandemic and our efforts to practice social distancing. When will this be over? When can we resume our normal daily activities?

In an attempt to answer these questions, The New York Times recently published the findings from a survey of 511 infectious disease specialists asking when they personally expect to resume 20 activities of daily life ranging from getting a haircut to attending a concert or sporting event.

Here to talk about why these questions are so hard to answer is Alaska Public Health Nurse Donna Bean.