‘We could get wiped out’: American Indians have the highest rates of diseases that make covid-19 more lethal (Houston Chronicle)

Houston Chronicle: ‘We could get wiped out’: American Indians have the highest rates of diseases that make covid-19 more lethal. “They hastily piled all the dumbbells and treadmills in the back of a gym to make room for 23 extra hospital beds. The beds aren’t needed yet, but on a reservation where residents suffer high rates of disease that exist throughout Indian Country, the Lummi Tribal Health Clinic in Washington is bracing for the deadly coronavirus.”

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