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  1. Sally Satel:

    The non immediacy of it is arguably a benefit, sally Satel do n’t want people acting impulsively. That’s why building in a time lag could be advantageous and allay anxiety.

  2. Stephen Morse:

    There will be a time lag, since the disease takes some days to develop, but if the proper measures are being taken, there should soon be a large falloff in the number of new cases.

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