We shouldn't be scared: AMLO shares experience after omicron contagion

Mexico City.- AMLO shared his experience and symptoms during the morning conference on January 11, after the day before tested positive for the Covid-19 variant, omicron, indicating that there is nothing to be alarmed about.

During the morning, the president of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, made a link to the space remotely, since He is isolated due to his positive for Covid-19, where the president assured to be well and trusting that he will improve.

In the transmission, AMLO sounded hoarse, because the omicron variant mainly affects the larynx and pharynx, as an upper respiratory disease.

Read more: Ssa opens pre-registration for booster vaccination to people aged 40 to 59 in Mexico

“I’m hoarse, hoarse, but look how good,” declared the federal president.

The President Andrés Manuel highlighted that the variant omicron is not so deadly like the delta variant, so he was confident that this new wave will not tragically affect those infected.

“Fortunately this is a variant (omicron) that does not have the level of danger that the delta variant and I am experiencing it,” he said.

What is AMLO’s health status?

The chief executive the temperature was taken live to check his health, registering 36.1 degrees, ensuring that he has not had a fever during his infection.

Likewise, an oxygenation test was applied, which showed that it had 96% in the item.

AMLO reported that symptoms that you have presented are: burning in the throat, little body ache, and partial loss of voice.

“It’s like a flu with hoarseness, a little body ache,” said President López Obrador.

Regarding the treatment you are taking, AMLO indicated that he has only taken paracetamol, since in general his health status remains stable.

In this sense, the president ruled out that he would need hospitalization, reiterating that the omicron variant does not cause serious illness due to Covid-19.

Read more: Governor of Guanajuato tested positive for Covid-19

Finally, Andrés Manuel asked the Mexicans to have faith and tranquility, assuring that the omicron variant is already “on its way out” in Mexico, because this strain is more transmissible and less lethal than the previous ones.

Disclaimer: If you need to update/edit/remove this news or article then please contact our support team Learn more