TheVoiceOfJoyce 220,000 + lives lost , means the potential loss to humanity of 2.5 million years. 1/2 those who died were under the age of 65 years. A tragic loss to loved ones. A tragic loss to our Society. This researcher has not submitted his findings for peer review yet, but the numbers are indeed staggering. Imagine what our Society would have been , if we were able to save these lives. ? Every life is precious and to build, we’ll need every able bodied person! My generation can still think and plan, but it takes younger people to do the work and augment our plans.