Most of the nation’s COVID-19 deaths might have been prevented, Dr. Deborah Birx contends in a new documentary.
Birx, who headed the coronavirus activity pressure below former President Donald Trump, stated of the roughly 100,000 deaths that got here from the preliminary surge of the virus, “now we have an excuse.”
“The entire remainder of them in my thoughts might have been mitigated or decreased considerably,” Birx says in a clip from the documentary posted on the CNN website. The documentary is about to air Sunday.
States and cities wanted to behave extra aggressively and heed the teachings from the primary surge to cut back instances final spring, she stated.
The movie, “COVID WAR: The Pandemic Docs Converse Out,” additionally consists of an interview with Dr. Anthony Fauci.