FOX NEWS – There is a saying among people in medical school that when you’re learning about what to do in an emergency situation, before you take the pulse of the person you see laying still, take your own pulse.
The meaning of this saying was not to freak out, but to try to stay calm, and try to make rational decisions before rushing to a potentially damaging reaction.
Apparently, Dr. Anthony Fauci doesn’t remember this saying or lesson.
Once again, we find ourselves in a situation in which we have a new COVID variant.
We really don’t know much about the omicron variant. It could have different mutations, different symptoms, and require different treatments. But rather than freaking out, we should take the next week or two to see what becomes of it.
“Rather than making rational, scientific decisions, Dr. Fauci and the Biden administration have jumped to assume the worst, and have begun implementing restrictions with the ever-looming threat of mandates.”
President Biden on the other hand, has already followed suit with Dr. Fauci in foolishly announcing public health policy that is not based on any science.
Mandating a COVID test within 24 hours of international travel, ignores the fact that rapid tests for patients without symptoms give false readings about half the time.
Meanwhile, medical officials in South Africa, where the variant originated, have been shocked at the knee-jerk reaction from countries across the world in imposing travel restrictions and renewing mandates.
Even Dr. Angelique Coetzee, who discovered the new variant, has said countries, including the United States, are “panicking unnecessarily.”
Dr. Coetzee has also said, “the simple truth is: we don’t know yet anywhere near enough about omicron to make such judgments or to impose such policies … ”