This Thanksgiving, hundreds of thousands of families will be missing a loved one due to Covid-19. Now doctors are pleading for Americans to stay home to avoid a similar fate next year.
“Look, the virus doesn’t care how much you love people. So let’s stay safe this year,” said Dr. Jonathan Reiner, a professor at George Washington University School of Medicine.
“The good news is next Thanksgiving is going to be fabulous,” he said.
“This Thanksgiving is going to suck a bit. We need to be careful, and we need to take care of each other, which means we should really have Thanksgiving for people that we live with.”
Nationwide, new Covid-19 hospitalizations are soaring at unprecedented rates — threatening reduced care for even those