Former FDA Commissioner Dr. Gottlieb Suggests We'll Be Through Delta in Few Weeks


And here he is on CNBC the other day, Cut three go, And if you live in a high prevalence area, The advice I've been giving people is that if you're taking care of young Children or other people who might be vulnerable, you should be mindful that even if you're vaccinated, if you're in contact with the virus, there is a risk that you can contract the virus and with a much more transmissible strain. Like Delta, where you develop high viral levels early in the course of the infection. There's probably also a risk that you could transmit the virus. So people just need to be mindful of that. If they're in contact with someone who can be vulnerable, whether or not that should then translate into general guidance for the entire population. That if you're vaccinated, you should wear a mask. I don't think that that's the case. I don't think that we're going to get enough bang for our buck. Telling vaccinate people they have to wear masks at all times to make it worth While. I think we're further into this dealt away, then we're picking up. I've been saying that for weeks. I think another two or three weeks will be through this. This new guidance will have a negligible impact on that. I think much more prudent guidance to people would be that if you're vaccinated, you're in a high prevalence area. You're in contact with the virus. You think you might have the virus because you have mild symptoms of it. Be prudent, get tested. Maybe wear a mask, especially if you're around a vulnerable person. That should be the bottom line. Guidance we give Now why? Why does he come up with that position? Why does he come up with that position? Because he sees what's going on in great Britain, Great Britain. Is the Petri dish right now. For some reason. That country in particular is sort of ahead of ours, and I don't mean that as a positive thing. When it comes to getting the virus. And now this variant the delta very in As I said near the opening of this program, what they have found in great Britain. Is that it spikes two or three weeks and now it's in decline. They have found. If you've been vaccinated and you get this variant It is not life threatening. It will not be

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