CBS News: As highly transmissible Omicron subvariant spreads, what do Americans need to know?

New York, USA - March 28, 2022

The World Health Organization said the highly transmissible Omicron subvariant known as BA.2 is continuing to fuel a rise in COVID-19 cases in 18 European countries. Dr. Tom Frieden, a former CDC director and the president and CEO of Resolve to Save Lives, explained to CBS News how concerned the U.S. should be about a new wave.

Watch the full clip on CBS News here.

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