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Young people plead with strangers online to practice social distancing


Online young people are pleading with strangers to practice social distancing as a matter of life or death by staying home you're helping to protect people like me says Abigail Luna with Crohn's disease Casey close has lupus and kidney disease thank you for being reckless in other people's lives specifically you know my my people who are like to me im genes interact with the world right now an estimated ten million Americans have a medical condition that weakens the immune system sixteen year old Hannah same's has began a nervous system disorder people have to stay away from other people she's on medications to suppress her immune system Laurie same's some mom what does this moment feel like for you both in here yeah really scary we first met the same family in twenty fifteen with an experimental gene therapy trial was launching two weeks ago Lori and Hannah began to self quarantine sanitizing everything and handling deliveries with gloves people need to have empathy and see the greater picture and self contained this condition has impaired her speech but she still has a powerful message really no water yeah manual or rename well let Errol Barnett CBS news

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