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US First Lady Jill Biden tests positive for COVID-19

US First Lady Jill Biden tests positive for COVID-19

The wife of US President Joe Biden has contracted the coronavirus despite being twice vaccinated and twice revaccinated. According to Alexander, the first lady is experiencing mild symptoms of the common cold. Biden’s 71-year-old wife was prescribed the antiviral drug Paxlovid. She will also be isolated from others for at least five days.

“She is currently at a private residence in South Carolina and will return home after receiving two consecutive negative tests for COVID-19,” it is added.

Two weeks ago, on July 21, Joe Biden contracted the coronavirus. The official representative of the press service of the White House, Karine Jean-Pierre, assured that the symptoms are moderate and the politician continues to work remotely. Biden also said he has mild symptoms of COVID-19 and is doing his job.

On July 30, it became known that due to another positive test for coronavirus, the recently recovered Biden would be forced to return to quarantine. On August 6, the head of the White House nevertheless passed a negative test for COVID-19. According to the doctor’s statement, the American leader is doing well.