“I think maybe I’m trying to look on the bright side of this. What’s the silver lining of this is that people are waking up to this.
“And this may be a tipping point for those who have been hesitant to say, ‘OK, it’s time,’ I hope that’s what’s happening.
“That’s what desperately needs to happen if we’re going to get this delta variant put back in its place, because, right now, it’s having a pretty big party in the middle of the country.” – NIH director Francis Collins, today on CNN.
NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins on wearing mask indoors: “It’s mostly about protecting the unvaccinated, that’s where the real serious risks of illness are. If you’re vaccinated right now, your likelihood of getting sick is 25-fold reduced … The vaccines work extremely well.” pic.twitter.com/xOwZmsTCeB
— The Recount (@therecount) August 1, 2021
“You SHOULD change your decision when you have new data” says @NIHDirector Dr. Francis Collins on @CDCgov’s updated mask guidance. “We wouldn’t criticize a stock broker for saying you should sell this week and buy next week” #Velshi https://t.co/Ukh5K3VDSs
— Ali Velshi (@AliVelshi) August 1, 2021