Friedell is a graduate of the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University and joined ESPNChicago.com for its launch in April 2009.
Former President Obama was one of the more than 50,000 people to view Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry's coronavirus question-and-answer session Thursday morning with Dr. Anthony Fauci on Curry's Instagram.
"Listen to the science", Obama commented. Additionally, Curry is inviting fans to participate by submitting questions pertaining to the pandemic leading up to the live conversation.
But in places like NY or New Orleans, where the outbreak is at its worst, Fauci said the only possible strategy is 'mitigation - trying to prevent the best you can the spread'. Do your part and take care of each other. "Korea is starting to do that, they're starting to come down".
Fauci went on to say that self-isolation not only protects individuals themselves, but prevents them from unknowingly passing it to groups at higher risk, like the elderly and immuno-compromised populations. The United States is a big country, we have so many different regions.More news: Kosovo's Parliament Topples Government In No-Confidence Vote
"New York City right now is having a awful time and yet there are places in the country that are doing really quite well".
"And you can become the vector, or the carrier of infection, where you get infected, you feel well and then you inadvertently and innocently pass it on to your grandfather, your grandmother or an uncle who is on chemotherapy for cancer". So a direct answer to your question, we can start thinking about getting back to some degree of normality when the country as a whole has turned that corner and start coming down. "So it's not an unreasonable assumption to think that it's going to go down, but you don't want to count on it".
This is the latest effort from Curry to help in the fight to limit the spread of COVID-19. Wood, who was the only Pistons player known to have the virus, was cleared on Thursday after a long period of self-quarantine and an administered test.
In the places where coronavirus cases are rare, Fauci explained, health officials can identify those who are sick and ask them to "contract trace" by identifying those who they've been in contact with.
Curry tested positive for the flu and had to miss the Warriors' final two games before the National Basketball Association season was suspended on March 11 when Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert tested positive for COVID-19. "They have to be careful they don't re-Introduce the virus back Into China". He has advised a number of USA presidents on HIV/AIDS, as well as other domestic and global health issues.More news: Benny Gantz elected Israeli speaker, signalling deal with Netanyahu
When Should You go to the Hospital, Get Tested for Coronavirus?"This is serious business".
Ayesha Curry was live on Instagram when she asked out loud 'Does pineapple go on pizza?' Steph Curry settled the debate while he was off-camera, confirming that he does not prefer the combination.
Dr. Fauci has been seen on television during President Donald Trump's White House COVID-19 task force briefings.
Some other prominent names who joined the stream include Justin Bieber and Curry's former Warriors' teammate Andre Iguodala.
"I appreciate everybody chiming in because I think this is really dope", Curry said before the chat began.More news: US$2t rescue package passes US Senate, heads to House