Doctor explains why omicron is so contagious, new symptom to look out for


In California, we are all too familiar with the term spreading like wildfire, it’s now used for omicron because of where the variant lives in your body.

“There’s a lot more in the big airways of the lungs,” UCSF Infectious Disease Expert Dr. Peter Chin-Hong said. “Because that’s closer to the nose and mouth and there’s a ton there, you just expel it a lot more.”

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