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Dr. Fauci: It's 'pretty obvious' the US is not 'going in the right direction' to control the spread of coronavirus

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Dr. Anthony Fauci, the US's top infectious disease expert, said this week that the US is not headed in a positive direction when it comes to controlling the spread of the novel coronavirus.
"I think it's pretty obvious that we are not going in the right direction," Fauci, the head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, told JAMA in an interview.
He added that new research suggests the virus is now more infectious than it was before but that it does not seem to be making people sicker.
The US has seen a resurgence in new cases since multiple states began reopening...
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How to be as safe as possible this Fourth of July, according to a leading infectious disease expert

How to be as safe as possible this Fourth of July, according to a leading infectious disease expert

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This Fourth of July is going to look a little different for everyone this year.
Dr. William Schaffner, a leading infectious disease expert and a professor of medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, weighs in on how to stay safe and celebrate this holiday.
Nothing is completely safe, because we assume risk anytime we leave our house.
Try having conversations with people you're considering celebrating with to see what level of precautions they're taking, and make risk assessments from there.
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