Fauci: US May See ‘Surge Upon Surge’ of Virus in Weeks Ahead
The nation's top infectious disease expert said that the U.S. may see “surge upon a surge” of the coronavirus over the coming weeks.
- Published 29 November 2020
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The nation’s top infectious disease expert said Sunday that the U.S. may see “surge upon a surge” of the coronavirus over the coming weeks, and he does not expect current recommendations around social distancing to be relaxed before Christmas. “When you have the kind of inflection that we have, it doesn’t all of a sudden turn around like that,” Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, told ABC’s “This…