Sep 7 • 1M

Medicine in the news, September 7, 2023. Does President Biden need to mask right now? Can dehydration explain Mitch McConnell's mental status changes?


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Jeremy Faust, MD
Merging what I'm seeing in the ER with rigorous deep-dives on the very latest medical and public health data. I want you to know what really matters.
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Topics covered in this podcast:

  • First Lady Jill Biden has Covid. President Biden

    has been masking in public since. But not all the time. Does it matter? Does he need to mask? (Starting at 0:52).

  • Sen. Mitch McConnell’s doctor said that his recent episode where he appeared to lose alertness (again) was caused by “dehydration.” That’s both ridiculous and ac…

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