News Karnataka
Saturday, August 20 2022
North America

US: Biden’s Covid symptoms improve significantly

Biden's Covid symptoms improve significantly: Physician
Photo Credit : IANS

Washington: US President Joe Biden’s Covid-19 symptoms have continued to “improve significantly”, his physician said in a memo to the White House.

Biden’s “predominant symptom now is sore throat”, Xinhua news agency quoted Dr. Kevin O’Connor as saying in the memo on Sunday.

“This is most likely a result of lymphoid activation as his body clears the virus, and is thus encouraging. His rhinorrhea, cough and body aches have diminished considerably,” O’Connor said.

The White House announced on the morning of July 21 that Biden, 79, had tested positive for Covid-19.

He is currently quarantining at the White House and continues to carry out his duties while receiving treatment.

The causative agent for the President’s Covid infection is “most likely” the BA.5 variant, preliminary sequencing results showed.

BA.5, an Omicron sub-variant and the most transmissible Covid mutant to date, is dominant in the US, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Share this:
MANY DROPS MAKE AN OCEAN
Support NewsKarnataka's quality independent journalism with a small contribution.

How useful was this post?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Visit 7Jackpots and find the best online casinos in India! Play the most popular casino games for real money!

Find the best odds at 10Cric and ipl betting 2021! Signup today and get up to a 100% deposit bonus.

Subscribe Newsletter

Get latest news karnataka updates on your email.

To get the latest news on WhatsApp