While the newly penned virus variant, “Omicron” continues to be discovered in least half of the states in the United States, concerns are raised about virulence of the Delta variant, which has been ubiquitous around the world in 2021. So far all indications are that Omicron is not as debilitating as Delta, but more data needs to come in before definite statements or descriptions can be made.

The Delta variant continues to be the “main variant” in the United States. The Delta variant can produce the most severe symptoms such as fever, chills and even⁰ death. I am fully vaccinated including receiving a booster shot, and I have not gotten sick, nor have I experienced symptoms.