Biden Isn’t in the Clear Just Yet

As senior writer Dana Smith reports for GEN, Joe Biden’s negative Covid-19 test doesn’t mean he definitely doesn’t have the virus. She reports:

It can take anywhere from two to 14 days for Covid-19 symptoms to emerge. During this incubation period, the virus is replicating until its levels get high enough for it to be detected with a test, and for the infected person to be contagious. A few days after that, the immune system really kicks in and symptoms start to develop. In other words, a negative test and no sign of symptoms three days after a potential exposure doesn’t…

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