Don't fear Omicron—it will burn out. Here are five ways to be unafraid

For those who may say case numbers don’t matter, there are also more than a hundred thousand hospitalizations. So even though Omicron has only about 20 percent the hospitalization rate as Delta, since there are five times more cases now per day in the U.S. with Omicron predominating, the hospitalization rate is therefore the same or greater.

US SEES RECORD DAILY COVID-19 CASES TOTALING OVER 1M

FILE - Medical staff transport a patient from a COVID-19 ward to the intensive care unit to be put on a ventilator, at the Willis Knighton Medical Center in Shreveport, 的。, 八月. 17, 2021. The explosive increase in U.S. coronavirus case counts is raising alarm, but some experts believe the focus should instead be on COVID-19 hospital admissions. And those aren't climbing as fast. (美联社照片/杰文件德·赫伯特, File)

文件 – Medical staff transport a patient from a COVID-19 ward to the intensive care unit to be put on a ventilator, at the Willis Knighton Medical Center in Shreveport, 的。, 八月. 17, 2021. The explosive increase in U.S. coronavirus case counts is raising alarm, but some experts believe the focus should instead be on COVID-19 hospital admissions. And those aren’t climbing as fast. (美联社照片/杰拉尔德·赫伯特, 文件)

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