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Norman Oliver

A year ago, Southwest Virginia was blissfully unaware that an apocalyptic event had already started as a new coronavirus emerged in China. It would soon enough sweep across the globe. We might not have grasped then that pandemics are local. This is how we came to learn that.

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A year ago, Southwest Virginia was blissfully unaware that an apocalyptic event had already started as a new coronavirus emerged in China. It would soon enough sweep across the globe. We might not have grasped then that pandemics are local. This is how we came to learn that.

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In a letter emailed to physicians and pharmacies on Wednesday, Virginia’s state health commissioner warned against improperly prescribing or hoarding drugs purported — but not proven — to be useful in treating COVID-19 that are needed for patients with other serious illnesses.

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