President Joe Biden continues to check unfavorable for the virus, the White Home mentioned
First Woman Jill Biden has once more examined constructive for the coronavirus, coming down with a “rebound” an infection simply days after she recovered from a earlier Covid case and ended a voluntary quarantine.
The primary woman’s deputy communications director Kelsey Donohue introduced the information on Wednesday, saying that regardless of testing unfavorable for the virus the day prior, Biden had since come up constructive on an antigen screening, calling it a “rebound” case.
“The primary woman has skilled no reemergence of signs, and can stay in Delaware the place she has reinitiated isolation procedures,” Donohue mentioned, including that the White Home Medical Unit has traced her contacts and notified these near her.
After first contracting Covid-19 in mid-August, Biden’s workplace mentioned she had examined unfavorable a number of occasions and would finish a interval of isolation on Sunday, when she left South Carolina to affix the president of their house state of Delaware.
The 71-year-old first woman quarantined for 5 days in South Carolina whereas experiencing “cold-like signs,” regardless of having obtained a complete of 4 vaccine doses, together with two booster pictures.
President Biden himself examined constructive for Covid again in July, and later had the same “rebound” case which his physician attributed to the antiviral drug Paxlovid. Whereas the primary woman was given the identical remedy for her preliminary an infection, to this point the White Home has not linked her rebound case to the remedy.
You may share this story on social media: