President Joe Biden, who examined constructive immediately for Covid-19 this morning, posts on Twitter “Folks, I’m doing great. Thanks for your concern. Just called Senator Casey, Congressman Cartwright, and Mayor Cognetti (and my Scranton cousins!) to send my regrets for missing our event today.”
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President Joe Biden likely has the BA.5 Covid-19 variant however his symptoms “continue to improve,” in keeping with the White House.
“His primary symptoms, though less troublesome, now include sore throat, rhinorrhea, loose cough and body aches,” White House doctor Kevin O’Connor mentioned in a memorandum on Saturday.
The president on Friday accomplished his second full day of Pfizer’s Paxlovid, an antiviral capsule that may cut back the chance of hospitalization for Covid-19 sufferers, O’Connor mentioned.
While the president is responding to the remedy “as expected,” he has likely contracted the Covid-19 BA.5 variant, which is at present liable for 70% to 85% of U.S. infections.
Biden, who’s totally vaccinated and acquired two booster photographs, examined constructive for Covid-19 on Thursday and has reported “very mild symptoms.”