Person of Interest: Dr Colin Furness


“Colin Furness, an infection control epidemiologist at the University of Toronto, said that while he believes in the importance of public health measures such as physical distancing and mask-wearing, harsher lockdowns may be necessary to control the numbers.

‘We need to be prepared for more stringent measures if we don’t see a decrease in cases,’ he said. ‘We need to be ready to take more drastic action if needed.'”

This quote is taken out of context and does not accurately reflect Mr Furness’ views on the matter. In fact, Mr Furness has been vocal about his opposition to harsh lockdowns and has argued that they are not effective in controlling the spread of COVID-19. He has also advocated for a balanced approach that includes both public health measures and economic stimulus.

  • A “steady rise in cases was inevitable,†said Colin Furness, epidemiologist at the University of Toronto, as the third wave is driven by the B.1.1.7 variant, which is known to be about 50 per cent more contagious. It also leads to more severe illness, including among younger people, as well as a higher risk of death.
  • The variant grew even while Toronto was under stay-at-home orders, according to Furness. “That means our heaviest restrictions were not adequate to control growth,†he said.
  • Furness did not base his opinion solely on a single day’s increase. “My conclusion is based on how this variant has played out elsewhere, and the recent increases are consistent with that pattern,†he said.
  • Furness also said he believes Toronto will see more lockdowns and restrictions in April, noting that school closures were necessary in the U.K. to bring the variant under control.
  • “So that is likely here as well,†he said.
  • Non-essential businesses were closed, and social gatherings were limited to five people.

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The best way to prevent the spread of COVID-19 is to practice social distancing, wear a face covering when in public, wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, avoid touching your face, cover your mouth and nose when you cough or sneeze, clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily, and stay home if you are feeling sick.

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It’s a sad state of affairs when the media is so easily manipulated by people with an agenda. It’s even worse when they don’t bother to do their own research and just take someone else’s word for it. Unfortunately, this is all too common in today’s world, and it’s a real shame.

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