Day: September 16, 2020

New York City lockdown reduced coronavirus transmission by 70 percent, new study says

The city began closing public schools the week of March 15 and imposed stay-at-home orders for everyone except essential workers the following week. Restrictions remained in place until June, when the city began gradually reopening while keeping indoor dining and other high-risk activities off-limits.

Amesh Adalja, an infectious-disease physician and