United States officials are calling for a return to the use of masks indoors due to threatening calls ‘Tripledemia’‘, a combination of RSV (respiratory syncytial virus), COVID-19 and the flu, which is already affecting millions of Americans.
director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Rochelle Walenskysaid the pressure it has put on health care systems has led them to recommend reusing masks, the report said Mirror,
“To protect communities in those circumstances at that high level, we have recommended and We continue to recommend that communities wear masks“, Told.
On Friday, Washington state issued guidance head of 25 hospitals And 12 county health officials are asking citizens to wear masks indoors.
He also asked citizens to carry out pandemic practices like staying away from work and school, ventilating indoor spaces and having a plan for the same after testing positive for Covid. a “quick cure” of weak people.
“The combination of rising flu, RSV and COVID-19 cases is pushing hospitals beyond their current ICU bed capacity,” during the darkest days that never happened about the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Dean Seidlinger, an Oregon State epidemiologist.
Similar trends are happening elsewhere: Los Angeles County has rated its community risk of Covid to “high” and New York City health advisor Dr. Ashwin Vasan Recommends the use of masks in public areas.