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U.S. coronavirus 'extraordinarily widespread’

News18 | 03/08/2020 06:44 AM | Click to read full article

The United States is in a new phase of the coronavirus outbreak with extraordinarily widespread infections in rural areas as well as cities.

 “To everybody who lives in a rural area: You are not immune or protected from this virus. If you have chosen to go on vacation into a hot spot, you really need to come back and protect those with comorbidities and assume you’re infected,” said Dr. Deborah Birx, the White House task force coordinator.