First Lady Dr. Jill Biden has once again tested positive for COVID-19. In a statement released by the FLOTUS’ office, they are calling it a “rebound” case and confirm that the First Lady is experiencing no symptoms.
According to AP News, “Biden’s deputy communications director Kelsey Donohue said [FLOTUS] ‘has experienced no reemergence of symptoms, and will remain in Delaware where she has reinitiated isolation procedures.’”
“The White House Medical Unit has conducted contact tracing and close contacts have been notified.”
President Biden is set to take additional precautions, as well.
U.S. President Joe Biden will wear a mask for 10 days when indoors and near others after first lady Jill Biden tested positive on Wednesday in a rebound case of COVID-19, a White House Official said.
The White House will also maintain President Biden’s increased cadence of testing and report those results, the official said. President Biden tested negative for COVID on Wednesday, the White House announced earlier.
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U.S. first lady Jill Biden tested positive in a rebound case of COVID while President Joe Biden tested negative. Biden will wear a mask for 10 days while indoors and near others, the White House said https://t.co/VjcW3u9dYj pic.twitter.com/KqMOXMnAqi
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