South Africa reports lower hospitalizations amid global omicron panic

A widely reported U.K. study has found “no evidence” the omicron variant is milder than delta, but in South Africa, where omicron is now the dominant COVID-19 strain, officials reported Friday hospitalizations are down considerably. South Africa, seen as a harbinger of omicron’s spread elsewhere since announcing discovery of the variant on Nov. 25, reported … Continue reading South Africa reports lower hospitalizations amid global omicron panic