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So … What Will the Next Variant Look Like?

If the coronavirus has one particular objective—consistently contaminating us—it’s just improved at understanding it, from Alpha to Delta to Omicron. And it is no place near done. “Omicron is not the worst thing we could have imagined,”…

COVID Is More Like Smoking Than the Flu

It’s all of a sudden ended up being appropriate to state that COVID is—or will quickly be—like the influenza. Such examples have long been the protect of pandemic minimizers, however recently they’ve been sneaking into more informed…

Enjoy the COVID Grace Period

In numerous methods, the pandemic has actually never ever felt rather so paradoxical. In the United States, cases and hospitalizations are falling, and countless individuals are as immunized as they can be. A rash of coastal-state mayors…

How to Talk to People About a Pandemic

With cases reducing, well more than 65 percent of the qualified population inoculated with reliable vaccines, and brand-new COVID therapies pertaining to market, the United States remains in extremely various situations than it remained in…

Omicron Isn’t Mild for Hospitals

When a health-care system collapses, this is what it appears like. Much of what’s incorrect occurs undetectably. In the beginning, there’s simply a great deal of waiting. Emergency clinic get so complete that “you’ll wait hours and hours,…

Unvaccinated Is Different From Anti-Vax

Recently, CDC Director Rochelle Walensky stated that COVID-19 is “becoming a pandemic of the unvaccinated.” President Joe Biden stated similar quickly after. They are technically right. Even versus the fast-spreading Delta variation, the…