CHAIR OF SOUTH AFRICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION SAYS OMICRON CASES ARE MILD SO FAR, BUT IT'S TOO SOON TO THE DETERMINE RISK OF SEVERE DISEASE

© Michele Spatari/AFP/Getty Images Doctors Without Borders nurse Bhelekazi Mdlalose performs a COVID-19 test on a health worker at the Vlakfontein Clinic in Johannesburg, South Africa on May 13, 2020. Michele Spatari/AFP/Getty Images A new coronavirus variant called Omicron has put the world on high alert. "It may be it's highly transmissible, but so far the cases we are seeing are extre...

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