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Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Rochelle Walensky, Biden’s Pick to Head CDC: ‘We Are Losing Life at an Alarming Rate'” – below is their description.
Rochelle Walensky, who has been nominated to serve as director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said Tuesday, “the pain is accelerating, our defenses have worn down, we are losing life and hope at an alarming rate.” Biden named the team tasked with turning around the United States’ floundering efforts to quell the Covid-19 pandemic, nominating Xavier Becerra as his secretary of health.Bloomberg Quicktake: Now YouTube Channel
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Symptoms of coronavirus
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- a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
- a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
- shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)
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