Strained Health Care Workers Plead For Americans To Wear Masks
With cases soaring, hospitalizations up, and deaths climbing, health care workers across the U.S. are pleading for help from local officials and citizens to stop the spread of Covid-19. Emergency physician Dr. Stephen Sample joins to discuss. Aired on 12/5/2020.
President-elect Joe Biden announced he will ask Americans to wear masks for 100 days after the inauguration, Fox News correspondent Peter Doocy reports. US President-elect Joe Biden has said he will ask Americans to wear masks for his first 100 days in office to curtail the spread of coronavirus.
He told CNN he believed there would be a "significant reduction" in Covid-19 cases if every American wore a face covering.
The US has recorded 14.1 million cases and 276,000 deaths from Covid-19 - the highest of any country in the world. During an event to introduce nominees for his health team, President-elect Joe Biden announced he would ask Americans to wear masks for his first 100 days in office to combat the coronavirus pandemic. Aired on 12/08/2020. Health care workers across the country are waiting for their hospital to receive the first round of Pfizer's coronavirus vaccine as COVID-19 surges. Meanwhile, the Food and Drug Administration is gearing up to approve emergency-use authorization for Moderna's vaccine. Dr. Kelechi Olejeme joined "CBSN AM" one day after receiving the Pfizer vaccine. She explained the differences between the two vaccines and how she felt following her inoculation.