Omicron surge hasn't peaked nationwide, and 'the next few weeks will be tough:' US surgeon general

Omicron surge hasn't peaked nationwide, and 'the next few weeks will be tough:' US surgeon general

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1/17/2022 9:01:00 PM

Omicron surge hasn't peaked nationwide, and 'the next few weeks will be tough:' US surgeon general

Areas that were among the first to get hit hard by the Omicron variant are starting to see their Covid-19 numbers level off or even improve. But that's not the case for much of the country, US Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy said.

. But that's not the case for much of the country, US Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy said."There are parts of the country -- New York, in particular, and other parts of the Northeast -- where we are starting to see a plateau, and in some cases, an early decline in cases," Murthy told CNN on Sunday.

"The challenge is that the entire country is not moving at the same pace," he said."The Omicron wave started later in other parts of the country, so we shouldn't expect a national peak in the next coming days. The next few weeks will be tough."

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Propaganda Could be a run on tissue to treat the ever dangerous Omicron Los Angeles just reported 126,476 new cases, which means cases are up an astounding 4,436% since the start of vaccine passports and 3,774% since the mask mandate in July Mask mandates and vaccine passports are legitimately some of the most useless policies in world history

It’s all over Lol I’ll be at the Rams game tonight sucking down omicron More fear porn from ABC.

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