Coronavirus Aug 05, 2022 03:55PM ET
© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Joe Biden gestures as he delivers remarks on the Inflation Discount Act of 2022 on the White Home in Washington, U.S., July 28, 2022. REUTERS/Elizabeth Frantz/File Picture
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden continues to really feel “very effectively” whereas nonetheless testing optimistic for COVID-19, the White Home doctor stated on Friday.
Biden will proceed strict isolation measures and make money working from home, Dr. Kevin O’Connor stated in a memo.
“The president continues to really feel very effectively. His cough has nearly utterly resolved. His temperature, pulse, blood strain, respiratory fee and oxygen saturation stay completely regular. His lungs stay clear,” O’Connor wrote.
Biden, 79, had simply emerged from isolation on Wednesday final week after testing optimistic for COVID for the primary time on July 21. He examined optimistic once more on Saturday in what O’Connor described as a “rebound” case seen in a small share of sufferers who take the antiviral drug Paxlovid.
Paxlovid is an antiviral treatment from Pfizer Inc (NYSE:) that’s used to deal with high-risk sufferers, akin to older sufferers.