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Omicron may be milder, but California just entered its second-highest COVID death wave

MSN (Mercury News), Jan. 27, 2022

January 27, 2022

Omicron may be milder, but California just entered its second-highest COVID death wave

“Omicron will push us over a million deaths,” Andrew Noymer, a public health professor at the University of California, Irvine, told the Associated Press. “That will cause a lot of soul searching. There will be a lot of discussion about what we could have done differently, how many of the deaths were preventable.”