Medical Moment: Protecting yourself against the Omicron variant


MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — The Omicron variant of COVID-19 now has been detected in 17 states in the U.S., including Florida and Mississippi. The Mississippi case is in a fully vaccinated individual who recently traveled to New York. The patient was not hospitalized.

Natalie Fox with USA Health joined WKRG News 5 to talk about what you can do to best protect yourself against this new variant.

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