Another wave of coronavirus will likely hit the US in the fall. Here’s why and what we can do to stop it

a person in a car: Medical assistant Melanie Zamudio is reflected in the window of a car as she reaches in to take a nasal swab from a driver at a drive-up coronavirus testing site Wednesday, April 29, 2020, in Seattle. The site, open Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Rainier Beach neighborhood, is available to anyone displaying the virus symptoms, are pregnant, over 60 or have a chronic condition, as well as health care workers and first responders. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson) © Elaine Thompson/AP Medical assistant Melanie Zamudio is reflected in the window of a car as she reaches in to take a nasal swab from a driver at a drive-up coronavirus testing site Wednesday, April 29, 2020, in Seattle. 

A second round of Covid-19 cases is “inevitable” come fall, the nation’s top infectious disease doctor said, as people increasingly try to resume regular life and more states ease or lift their stay-at-home orders.

“I’m almost certain it will come back, because the virus is so transmissible and it’s globally spread,” said Dr. Anthony Fauci during an Economic Club of Washington webinar earlier this week.

Americans could be in for “a bad fall and a bad winter” if the country is unprepared, said Fauci, who is the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.

Here’s what we know about the possibility of a second wave of the virus and the reasoning behind it.

Read more here: https://www.msn.com/en-us/health/health-news/another-wave-of-coronavirus-will-likely-hit-the-us-in-the-fall-heres-why-and-what-we-can-do-to-stop-it/ar-BB13v6I3?ocid=DE_20200503_ENUS_coronavirus_1

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