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Viewpoint - July 23, 2021

California reopened, and it's time to return to health

Delaying medical appointments can exacerbate issues, increase cost of care

by Josh Becker and Dan Woods

Since the pandemic began more than one year ago, we have all been touched in one way or another by COVID-19. It has had an impact on every aspect of life as we know it. Routine activities were either postponed or eliminated due to fear of contracting the virus. Thankfully, through a combination of simple precautions such as masking, social distancing and a vaccine we can now access, fears of contracting COVID-19 have been reduced.

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