Doctor: Biden’s COVID Symptoms Return, In ‘Good Spirits’

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden’s “loose cough” has returned as he faces a rebound case of COVID-19, his physician mentioned Tuesday, although he “continues to feel well.”

White Home doctor Kevin O’Connor offered the replace on the president’s situation as he continues to check optimistic for the virus. He mentioned Biden “remains fever-free,” and that his temperature, pulse, blood stress, respiratory price and oxygen saturation “remain entirely normal.”

Nonetheless, Biden is required to stay in isolation by way of at the very least Thursday beneath Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention pointers — and maybe longer beneath harder White Home protocols if he continues to check optimistic.

Biden’s rebound case — labeled such as a result of he examined optimistic on Saturday simply three days after being cleared from isolation throughout his preliminary bout of the virus with two adverse checks final Tuesday and Wednesday — has left him desirous to return to a standard schedule.

Throughout his first go-around with the virus, Biden, 79, was handled with the antiviral drug Paxlovid, and his main signs have been a runny nostril, fatigue and a unfastened cough, his physician mentioned on the time.