US hospitals prepare for influx of Covid patients as millions travel for Thanksgiving
As cases begin surging once more in the US, millions of people are expected to travel for the Thanksgiving holiday, and health workers and hospital systems are now preparing for an influx of Covid patients after having little time to recover from the summer surge.
Last year, there was a major surge in cases around the holidays. But this year, new tools could blunt the spread – if they are taken up quickly.
US scientific agencies on Friday recommended boosters for all adults six months after mRNA vaccination, and children over the...