Early signs a new U.S. COVID surge could be on its way

COVID infections continue to rise as we head into the new season. Trends in Europe and other parts of the world have typically been good indicators of what’s to come here in the US.

“As the U.S. heads into a third pandemic winter, the first hints are emerging that another possible surge of COVID-19 infections could be on its way.

So far, no national surge has started yet. The number of people getting infected, hospitalized and dying from COVID in the U.S. has been gently declining from a fairly high plateau.

But as the weather cools and people start spending more time inside, where the virus spreads more easily, the risks of a resurgence increase.”

To read the full article, click the link below:

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2022/10/07/1127017062/early-signs-a-new-u-s-covid-surge-could-be-on-its-way